Mikaela Thomas, NBC Charlotte

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Past articles by Mikaela:

American Airlines flight out of Charlotte faces issue for second straight day

An American Airlines flight that was headed for Rome returned to Charlotte Douglas International Airport Monday night after experiencing mechanical issues. → Read More

'It can happen regardless of age and it can happen at any time'

According to Dr. Ryan Gianatasio, neurologist and medical director of The Neuroscience Program, 1 in 6 people will suffer from a stroke at some point in their life → Read More

The 2022 Panthers schedule will be released Thursday. Here's who they'll play

The Panthers will play nine regular season home games for the first time in franchise history in 2022, including the Browns, Steelers, Saints and Buccaneers. → Read More

North Carolina ranks 37th as best state for working moms

It finds North Carolina moms struggle with all of those. → Read More

Arrest warrant issued to DaBaby in Los Angeles for felony battery in connection to 2020 incident

WCNC Charlotte reached out to the law firm which represents DaBaby for comment. → Read More

What really happened? | Recent Rolling Stone report casts doubt in DaBaby's 2018 self-defense killing

The monthly magazine obtained newly released security footage that seems to show a different story from what was originally reported in 2018. → Read More

Road closure: Monroe Rd. near McAlway Rd. closed due to crash

The road will be closed for the next several hours. → Read More

Lawsuit filed against Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office in connection to juvenile detainee death

According to the lawsuit, the incident occurred at the Mecklenburg County Jail North facility on Nov. 21, 2020. → Read More

Man wanted after police say he poured gasoline on doorway leading into Boone church

The unidentified male was seen driving a 2005-2010 Subaru Outback Legacy. → Read More

Davidson College student's independent research reduces prison sentence for childhood friend

After spending three and a half years in prison, Sohna's sentence was suspended, nearly 12 years early. → Read More

CMPD investigating homicide near Avalon Ave.

WCNC Charlotte has reached out to CMPD, we will update this story after more information is made available. → Read More

'This neighborhood is rich in history and cultural pride'

The community space project was created within the Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program and was considered to be one of the most important projects. → Read More

Masks optional on CMS buses starting March 7

Although masks inside are no longer required, CMS does however still recommend that masks be worn when indoors. → Read More

CMPD investigating fatal hit and run near Old Statesville Rd.

The victim, 65-year-old Valerie Williams died from her injuries and a toxicology report is pending, CMPD said. → Read More

First all-Black cast on Food Network's 'Chopped' features Charlotte chef

The season will premiere on Food Network on Feb. 15 at 9 p.m. EST. → Read More

NC Supreme Court strikes down proposed redistricting maps, calling them unconstitutional

Republican lawmakers, who passed the new maps in 2021, could choose to appeal the court's decision up to the U.S. Supreme Court, since federal issues were raised. → Read More

'Most of all, go have fun' | Over 70 restaurants featured in Queen's Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week and we have a list of them

This 10-day event is perfect for a date night or for someone who is interested in exploring a new restaurant. → Read More

Bun-Bun is found | A beloved stuffed animal reported missing in Boone has been found

The family said they received word on Jan. 20 that Bun-Bun had been located and was safe. → Read More

More than 1,000 flights to and from CLT airport canceled ahead of winter storm

According to Flightaware, over 450 American Airlines flights for Sunday, Jan. 16 have already been canceled. → Read More

One person shot and transported to local hopsital, MEDIC said

MEDIC told WCNC Charlotte that the person was shot near the 1300 block of Onyx St. → Read More