Charlotte is the most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Located in the Piedmont, it is the county seat of Mecklenburg County. In 2019, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated the population was 885,708, making it the 15th-most populous city in the United States. The city is the cultural, economic, and transportation center of the Charlotte metropolitan area, whose population ranks 23rd in the U.S., and had a population of 2,569,213, in 2018. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2018 census-estimated population of 2,728,933.
Just a few days after the Democratic National Convention had been postponed from July until August, Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden on Sunday said Democrats should be prepared to host a..
Jacksonville, Florida Mayor Lenny Curry says if the Republican National Convention needs a new location this summer, his city will be ready. President Trump has threatened to move the convention out of.. USATODAY.com - Published
The Republican National Convention is scheduled to begin in Charlotte, North Carolina in 90 days, but President Donald Trump is threatening to accept the party's nomination elsewhere if COVID-19.. USATODAY.com - Published
Here's the latest for Tuesday May 26th: California releases guidelines to reopen houses of worship; Trump threatens to pull GOP convention out of Charlotte; Crowds gather during Memorial Day weekend;.. USATODAY.com - Published
Coming off a victory in New Hampshire, Senator Bernie Sanders makes a campaign stop in Charlotte to speak in front of a packed crowd. (Feb. 14) ...... WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Days after the conclusion of his impeachment trial, President Trump visited Charlotte, North Carolina Friday to speak on opportunity zones. Both protesters and supporters gathered outside the venue to.. USATODAY.com - Published
Washington: French NBA star guard Tony Parker was given an emotional tribute Monday by the San Antonio Spurs, who retired his number nine jersey in a post-game ceremony after a loss. Parker won four.. WorldNews - Published
Sen. Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina, joins John Dickerson from a Red Cross shelter in Charlotte, North Carolina, to discuss Florence’s impact on the state and the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh. CBS News - Published
An emotional Michael Jordan unveiled the first of two medical clinics he and his family funded to provide care to underprivileged members of the community in Charlotte. The six-time NBA champion and.. WorldNews - Published
A gunman who killed two university students and wounded four in a mass shooting in North Carolina in April pleaded guilty to murder in a Charlotte court on Thursday, in a deal sparing him the death.. Reuters - Published
Republican Dan Bishop won the closely-watched special election for North Carolina's 9th Congressional District. CBS News director of elections and surveys Anthony Salvanto breaks down the results,.. CBS News - Published