Early voting for Tuesday's run-off election has been brisk as more than 4,100 voters have already cast ballots for Tuesday's Charlotte mayoral run-off. That race is between Democrats Jennifer Roberts and Dan Clodfelter. That includes 4,035 people who used one of six early-voting sites, which closed Saturday, according to the website of the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Jeremy Lin had 17 points, Jeremy Lamb added 16 and the Charlotte Hornets held on to beat the Orlando Magic 106-100 on Saturday night in their exhibition opener. Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist left in the second quarter with a right shoulder injury after going to the floor following a foul in the second quarter. Charlotte is at Miami on Sunday night. BOONE, N.C.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Flooding from days of record-setting rain along the heavily populated East Coast washed out bridges and homes and forecasters warned wind gusts topping 35 mph could down trees and power lines across the Carolinas and Virginia in coming hours.
(ROSEBURG, Ore.) -- The gunman who opened fire at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon Thursday died by suicide, officials said Saturday. The news was released by Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin at a news conference, on behalf of the Oregon State Medical Examiner. Ten people, including the gunman, died in the shooting spree.
(KUNDUZ, Afghanistan) -- The U.S. military is investigating an airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, early Saturday that struck a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders, killing at least 19 and injuring 37. The international aid organization has condemned the attack "in the strongest possible terms" and demanded an independent investigation into the circumstances that led to the airstrike.
(LONDON) -- Will American toilet paper help the New York Jets win in London? The Jets wanted to make sure they could create a home away from home as much as possible for the game against the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, all the way down to the toilet paper.
(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- Another day, another data breach; this time for Scottrade Inc. On Friday, the discount brokerage company released a statement on its website saying federal law encorment officials had informed Scottrade there were ongoing investigations into theft of company information. "Although Social Security numbers, email addresses and other sensitive data were contained in the system accessed, it appears that contact information was the focus of the incident," said the statement.
NEW YORK (AP) -- In the latest high-profile breach of a U.S. organization, hackers broke into Experian's database of information on 15 million T-Mobile customers and potential customers. But what is Experian, and why does the credit bureau keep data on a wireless carrier's customers? Here's a Q&A about what happened at Experian and what could happen next.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Kim Kardashian is protective over her little sister, Khloe, especially when it comes to matters of the heart. A preview of the upcoming episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians , shows how Khloe was caught flirting with her ex-husband, Lamar Odom, after taking his phone call. Kim, who was standing with her in their kitchen, gets visibly annoyed. In her confessional interview, Kim shares her wariness about Khloe speaking to Lamar again after their divorce.
(WASHINGTON) -- Hillary Clinton on Saturday mocked Republican presidential candidates Ben Carson and Ted Cruz over their positions on gay rights during remarks to the Human Rights Campaign, where she also called for new laws to support and protect the rights of transgendered people.