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American Airlines has to add fuel stops after pipeline shutdown

American Airlines is adding stops on two long-range flights out of Charlotte, North Carolina, in response to fuel supply chain disruptions caused by the shutdown of the massive Colonial Pipeline.
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Wild video of lake monster emerging from the water during golf championship

A lake monster briefly emerged from the water during Sunday's Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. According the tournament's director of communication, it was most likely a large catfish's fin, but we know the truth. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, News, Golf, Cryptozoology, Charlotte North Carolina, Quail Hollow Club, Cryptids, Lake Monsters


American Airlines Adds Stops to Two Flights After Pipeline Outage

(Reuters) -American Airlines said on Monday it has added a stop to two long-haul flights out of Charlotte, North Carolina, because of a fuel supply...
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McIlroy ends 18-month drought with third Wells Fargo win

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 09: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland celebrates with the trophy after winning during the final round of the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club on May 09, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy looks like a serious contender for next week’s PGA Championship...
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"Excited" McIlroy back in the mix again at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 08: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland waves as he walks across the 18th green during the third round of the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club on May 08, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy is hoping to feed off the crowds and his comfort level at Quail ...
Tags: Sport, Power, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, Northern Ireland, Shane Lowry, Darren Clarke, Wells Fargo Championship, Lowry, McIlroy, Birmingham Alabama, Charlotte North Carolina, Steve Stricker, Robert Karlsson, Gary Woodland


Ransomware Cyberattack Forces Major US Pipeline Company to Halt Operations

"Colonial Pipeline, which accounts for 45% of the East Coast's fuel, said it has shut down its operations due to a cyberattack," reports ZDNet. "The attack highlights how ransomware and other cyberattacks are increasingly a threat to real-world infrastructure. "The company delivers refined petroleum products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, home heating oil, and fuel for the U.S. Military." UPDATE: Saturday the company confirmed that the attack involved ransomware. The Associated Press ...
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Cyberattack Forces Major US Pipeline Company to Halt Operations

"Colonial Pipeline, which accounts for 45% of the East Coast's fuel, said it has shut down its operations due to a cyberattack," reports ZDNet. "The attack highlights how ransomware and other cyberattacks are increasingly a threat to real-world infrastructure. "The company delivers refined petroleum products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, home heating oil, and fuel for the U.S. Military." The Associated Press reports: Colonial Pipeline said the attack took place Friday and also affecte...
Tags: Washington, White House, Alabama, Tech, Atlanta, East Coast, National Security Agency, Justice Department, University of Notre Dame, Charlotte North Carolina, Zdnet, Alpharetta Georgia, Mendoza College of Business, Chapple, Mike Chapple, Colonial Pipeline


McIlroy shoots 66 after switching to fade; Clarke leading Regions Tradition

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 07: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips to the tenth green during the second round of the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club on May 07, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) RORY MCILROY gave himself weekend work for the first time in a month by firing a five-under...
Tags: Alabama, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, Northern Ireland, Clarke, Shane Lowry, Darren Clarke, Lowry, Charlotte, McIlroy, Charlotte North Carolina, Holywood, Matt Wallace, Gary Woodland


McIlroy off the boil in Charlotte as Clarke hits the front in Alabama

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 06: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the tenth hole during the first round of the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club on May 06, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy showed he's still a long way from his best when he had to work hard to grind...
Tags: Alabama, Sport, Power, Canada, Golf, Phil Mickelson, Rory Mcilroy, Keegan Bradley, Pga Tour, Northern Ireland, Korea, Clarke, Shane Lowry, Darren Clarke, Wells Fargo Championship, Charlotte


Here's where Americans are moving to and from

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Another member of the Boogaloo Bois pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges to sell weapons to Hamas as part of 'Boojahideen' sub-group

A member of the far-right militia, Boogaloo Bois, walks next to protestors demonstrating outside Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department Metro Division 2 just outside of downtown Charlotte, North Carolina, on May 29, 2020. - The protest was sparked by protests in Minneapolis, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white policeman kneeled on his neck for several minutes. In Charlotte, CMPD Metro Division 2 was home to CMPD officer, Wende Kerl, who shot and killed Danquirs ...
Tags: Minneapolis, US, Trends, Fbi, Hamas, Michael Solomon, US District Court, Doj, Charlotte, Domestic Terrorism, Logan, Charlotte North Carolina, Solomon, Minneapolis Minnesota, Teeter, Boogaloo


'Gray divorce' - getting divorced later in life - is on the rise. Here's how an attorney says you should handle separation when you're older.

"Gray divorce," also known as "silver splitter" or "diamond divorce," refers to the increasing trend of late-in-life divorces. Kupicoo/Getty Images Nicole Sodoma is the founder of a family and separation law firm in Charlotte, North Carolina. She says 'gray divorce' may be caused by factors like longer life expectancy and financial independence. Older couples should consider division of retirement benefits and marital estates in the separation process. See more stories on Insider...
Tags: Marriage, Life, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Divorce, United States, United Kingdom, Medicare, Attorney, Gray, Nordic, Separation, AARP, Gray Divorce, Charlotte North Carolina


Hester Ford, oldest living American, dies

Hester Ford, a North Carolina woman who was recognized as the oldest living American, died peacefully on Saturday in her home in Charlotte, North Carolina, her great-granddaughter Tanisha Patterson-Powe confirmed.
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Hester Ford, the oldest living American, has died

Hester Ford, a North Carolina woman who was recognized as the oldest living American, died peacefully on Saturday in her home in Charlotte, North Carolina, her great-granddaughter Tanisha Patterson-Powe confirmed.
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A 'perfect storm' is causing massive rental-car shortages, and prices are skyrocketing up to $700 a day in popular destinations

Hertz. Cindy Ord/Getty Images A "perfect storm" has created a car-rental shortage across the US, an expert said. Prices have risen to $700 per day in some markets, becoming more expensive than airfare and hotels. If you want to avoid these high prices, plan ahead. See more stories on Insider's business page. A rental-car shortage is pummeling the US and may only get worse as travel increases.Vaccinations and easing travel restrictions have been pushing more people to travel again. Airl...
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Lakers outlast Hornets to end 7-game trip with winning record

Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma pulls a rebound away from Hornets forward Miles Bridges during the first half of Tuesday’s game in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) Charlotte Hornets forward Cody Martin fouls Los Angeles Lakers center Montrezl Harrell during the first half in an NBA basketball game on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges pulls a rebound away from Los...
Tags: Washington, Boston, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Lebron James, Charlotte Hornets, Ben McLemore, Los Angeles Lakers, Lakers, Charlotte, Andre Drummond, Utah Jazz, Morris, The Lakers


Police: Man With Pole Trashes Asian-Owned Convenience Store

An Asian-owned convenience store in Charlotte, North Carolina, has been trashed by a man who wielded a metal post and yelled racial slurs.
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Mike Huckabee says he's going to identify as 'Chinese' in a tweet as anti-Asian hate crimes rise

FOX News Contributor Gov. Mike Huckabee visits "The Story with Martha MacCallum" in the Fox News Channel Studios on September 17, 2019 in New York City. Steven Ferdman/Getty Images Mike Huckabee said he would start identifying as "Chinese" in a tweet on Saturday. The message appears to be a pushback against companies who criticized a new Georgia voting bill. Civil rights groups have denounced the law and said it suppresses Black voters. See more stories on Insider's business page. F...
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MLB moving All-Star Game, draft out of Atlanta

By Ronald Blum | Associated Press NEW YORK — Major League Baseball announced Friday it was moving this summer’s All-Star Game from Atlanta’s Truist Park, a response to Georgia enacting a new law last month restricting voting rights. MLB had awarded the game to Atlanta in May 2019 and the game was scheduled for July 13 as part of baseball’s midsummer break that includes the Futures Game on July 11 and Home Run Derby the following night. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the decision to move the All...
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MLB could use 2021 All-Star Game to protest Georgia election laws

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Sports’ big events have been used to make political points before and it might be MLB’s time to use one of theirs. In 1991, the National Football League responded to the state of Arizona’s decision not to recognize Martin Luther King’s birthday as a holiday by pulling the 1993 Super Bowl (scheduled to be played in Phoenix). The move is estimated to have cost the Phoenix metropolitan area more than $200 million in revenue. The state of Arizona voted to make MLK Day a holiday sho...
Tags: Colorado, Angels, Sports, Atlanta, Georgia, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Nba, Mlb, Ncaa, San Francisco Giants, National Football League, North Carolina, Martin Luther King, Major League Baseball


British EV start-up Arrival is setting up in North Carolina to build a UPS fully electric fleet

Arrival is investing $41 million into a production facility in Charlotte, North Carolina, to fulfill a UPS order of 10,000 fully...
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Inside the athlete 'bubbles' happening at hotels to make sure college and pro sports can happen safely in a pandemic

The JW Marriott Indianapolis decorated for 2021 March Madness. Courtesy photo Hotels like the JW Marriott Indianapolis have formed bubbles to host teams for 2021's March Madness tournament. Some pro teams, like the Toronto Raptors, moved from Canada to Florida to avoid pandemic restrictions. Having the players on site has brought a new energy to the hotel, one hotel manager said. See more stories on Insider's business page. From living long-term in a hotel abroad to turning hotel b...
Tags: Florida, Trends, Indianapolis, Blue Jays, Canada, Nba, Marriott, Mlb, Ncaa, Charlotte Hornets, Toronto Blue Jays, Pearson, Toronto Raptors, Ray, Raptors, Don


Arrival to open a second US microfactory to build electric vans for UPS

Arrival, the UK electric vehicle startup that will soon be a publicly traded company, plans to build a second microfactory in the United States. The announcement comes several months after Arrival picked Charlotte, North Carolina for its North American headquarters. This new microfactory will be located in West Charlotte near the airport and about 32 miles from its first U.S. factory in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The newly announced microfactory will be producing two different classes of EV vans...
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As a Hornets rookie, LaMelo Ball has found stability and success

Selected with the No. 3 pick in November’s NBA Draft, Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball leads all rookies in points (15.8 points), assists (6.3), rebounds (6.0) and steals (1.6) per game and seems to have found stability after several stints playing overseas. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – MARCH 15: LaMelo Ball #2 of the Charlotte Hornets drives to the basket against Cory Joseph #9 of the Sacramento Kings during the fourth quarter game at Spectrum Center on ...
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New stimulus package saves 13,000 jobs at American Airlines, company says

Passengers board an American Airlines flight to Charlotte, North Carolina at San Diego International Airport on May 20, 2020 in San Diego, California. Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images American Airlines said Wednesday the new $1.9 stimulus package is saving 13,000 jobs. The company had been planning to furlough the workers on April 1. Those furloughs "are happily canceled," the airline said in a message. See more stories on Insider's business page. American Airlines said Wednesday the $1.9 t...
Tags: Transportation, Politics, Jobs, News, Washington Post, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Democrats, Airlines, Charles Davis, Stimulus, American Airlines, San Diego California, San Diego International Airport, Charlotte North Carolina


Zack Snyder’s Justice League Leaked on HBO Max Early

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Zack Snyder’s Justice League leaked on HBO Max early In a moment sure to please some fans while devastating those who weren’t quick enough to take advantage of it, HBO Max hit a bit of a speed bump Monday night when the highly-anticipated Zack Snyder’s Justice League debuted on the streaming service just over a week ahead of its scheduled debut. RELATED: Zack Snyder’s Justice League TV Spot Reveals New Footage of Joker & Darkseid if (type...
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Walmart says it will raise pay to at least $15 an hour for most East and West Coast staff who stock stores and fulfill online orders

A Walmart personal shopper using a handheld device. Walmart Most Walmart digital and stocking workers on the coasts will be paid at least $15 an hour, it said. Labor is less competitive in the middle of the country, Drew Holler, Walmart's head of people operations, said. Walmart said last month that it plans to raise average pay for US hourly workers to at least $15.25 an hour. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Many Walmart hourly workers will collect bigger paychecks...
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Apple Shares New 'Hometown' Shot on iPhone Video

Apple today shared a new "Hometown" shot on iPhone video, which was made in honor of Black History Month. The video features the hometowns of visionary Black photographers including Lawrence Agyei, Gabriella Angotti-Jones, Lauren Woods, and Julien James. Director Philip Youmans follows the photographers as they explore their hometowns. Chicago, Illinois; Los Angeles, California; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Washington, D.C. are featured.In honor of Black History Month, 32 of the country's mos...
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The legacy of Alpenrose Velodrome will live on

It’s no coincidence that the Giordana Velodrome in Rock Hill, South Carolina bears a striking resemblance to Alpenrose. (Photo: City of Rock Hill) The news earlier this week about the closure of Alpenrose Velodrome hit our community hard. As we take stock and think about what comes next, here’s something from reader that might help mend broken hearts. This story is from former Portland resident Spencer Lueders: I’m in Charlotte, North Carolina and just saw the news regarding the track and ...
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Taco Bell's newest item is both a chicken sandwich and a taco, and it's dropping in March

Taco Bell Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco. Taco Bell Taco Bell is introducing a chicken sandwich taco. It will launch in Tennessee and North Carolina in March ahead of a nationwide rollout. Several fast food chains have introduced chicken sandwiches to compete with Chick-fil-A and Popeyes. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Taco Bell is becoming an unexpected participant in the chicken sandwich wars with a new Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco.The hybrid menu item will first b...
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