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Four law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty yesterday (April 29). Three of the officers have been identified: Joshua Eyer, Sam Poloche, William Elliot and Thomas Weeks. Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles and CMPD Chief Johnny Jenning spoke after the shooting at a press conference. “Today we lost some heroes who were out […]

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On Monday (April 29), the US Marshalls Task Force was serving an arrest warrant on Galway Drive in east Charlotte when the suspect began shooting. Eight officers were shot, and four died in the shootout. The suspect, Terry Clark Hughes, Jr., 39, was shot and killed. He was wanted for possession of a firearm by […]

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The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department reports that several law enforcement officers were shot in east Charlotte. The US Marshals Task Force attempted to serve a warrant before shots were fired around 1:50 PM. Officials said three US Marshals were killed in the shooting, and five other local officers were wounded. The suspect was killed, and two […]

Events

Nothing says, “It’s Spring in Charlotte,” like the Coca-Cola 600.  Except WBT’s News & Brews and the Coca-Cola 600! Join us during race week for a great night of conversation with the WBT on-air team! The WBT Air Team will talk with you about what’s happening in Charlotte, the wild Election cycle we’re in, the Coca-Cola 600, […]

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LAS VEGAS, NV.– O.J. Simpson is dead at the age of 76. His family made the announcement he passed away after a battle with cancer. He was acquitted of the murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson as well Ron Goldman in the 1990s. Simpson starred in the NFL for eleven seasons, playing for the […] The post OJ Simpson Dead At 76 appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

Mark Starling from WWNC in Asheville joins me to discuss media bias and President Biden's immigration policy reversals on immigration and Israel.

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The WBT and Radio One family are deeply saddened by the tragic passing of Bo Thompson’s daughter, Janey.  There are no words to provide adequate comfort under these circumstances, but we are committed to supporting Bo and his family in any way possible during this difficult time.  We know that the WBT community of listeners […]

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The epicenter was just northeast of Lebanon, New Jersey, less than 50 miles west of New York City, according to the USGS.

Ahead of President Biden’s visit to NC on Tuesday, WBT News Director Mark Garrison interviewed White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre. When he asked her about the President’s mental acuity… she abruptly ended the conversation.

McDonalds and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are joining forces for a nationwide partnership that’s sure to sweeten up your day! Starting later this year, the pastries will be making their way to McDonald’s restaurants across the country. Full availability is expected by the end of 2026. You’ll soon find three doughnut varieties at your local McDonald’s: […] The post McDonald’s to Sell Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Nationwide appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.