James Brierton, NBC Charlotte

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Past articles by James:

Charlotte Douglas Airport working to clear delays after fuel leak closed runways

An emergency landing Tuesday morning forced the closure of two of the airport's three runways. → Read More

Charlotte St. Patrick’s Day Parade returns Saturday

The events are being held on the Saturday before St. Patrick's Day. → Read More

Large fire burning in west charlotte

The Charlotte Fire Department is battling a burning pile of scrap near Wilkinson Blvd. → Read More

Sam Smith Road to close at Sutton Road

This change is funded by the Pennies For Progress program. → Read More

Crash closes Brookshire Blvd

CMPD and Medic are responding to the crash near Idaho Drive. → Read More

One arrested for deadly Uptown Charlotte shooting Friday

Medic confirmed one person died in the Fourth Ward neighborhood Friday morning. → Read More

Two dead, two injured in Providence Road West crash

Two of the vehicles appeared to collide head-on. CMPD is investigating the cause of the crash. → Read More

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools expected to pick a company to search for new superintendent

The CMS superintendent search committee met Wednesday evening. → Read More

On this date: 8 tornadoes near Charlotte

Tornadoes twisted Duke Energy transmission lines in Gaston County and toppled trees in south Charlotte. → Read More

Neighbors had opposed plan for Birkdale Village apartments, hotel. Now the developer has scrapped the plans

Some neighbors had opposed the plan because of concerns of added traffic delays and congestions. → Read More

Heavy rain, storms possible Wednesday

Wednesday is a day to be Weather Aware because of the chance for severe thunderstorms south and east of Charlotte. → Read More

Vice President Kamala Harris to visit North Carolina Thursday

Harris will be discussing small business growth and how the Biden administration has helped small businesses. → Read More

No students injured in crash involving Charlotte school bus

The crash occurred on Statesville Avenue just north of Interstate 85. → Read More

Iredell County seeks suspect in Troutman killing

Deputies found the victim lying on the floor of his home. → Read More

Overturned truck closes South Tryon Street in south Charlotte

Delays are expected both southbound on South Tryon Street and on the inner loop of Interstate 485. → Read More

Indian Trail Road to close for 3 days

CSX Transportation will be replacing the railroad crossing in downtown Indian Trail starting Jan. 24. → Read More

No, it does not always snow after thunderstorms in winter

More often than not, thunderstorms in winter are not guaranteed to bring snowy weather. → Read More

Bicyclist dies after being struck by car in Charlotte's Plaza Midwood neighborhood

The investigation is ongoing. Police have not announced any charges connected to the crash. → Read More

Redesign opens at Fort Mill Parkway and Spratt Street in Fort Mill

The project is intended to improve the flow of traffic through and around southern portions of Fort Mill. → Read More

Rep. Adams reflects on second anniversary of Jan. 6 insurrection

"Thousands of staff members were traumatized and in fear for their lives," Adams wrote. → Read More