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Ride free on CATS – Q City Metro

The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) will offer fare-free rides on Saturday, Feb. 4, aboard all its trains and buses. The move commemorates Transit Equity Day, a nationally recognized day to promote “equity and accessibility in public transit,” CATS said in a statement. The day also honors the legacy of Rosa Parks, whose refusal to

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CMPD investigating fatal shooting in south Charlotte

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department  is investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday night in south Charlotte. According to a news release, shortly before 11:00 p.m., officers responded to a call about shots fired in the 6000 block of Pineburr Road.  When officers got there, they found a victim with multiple gunshot wounds.  Medic pronounced the victim deceased on scene. Free Newsletter

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With few answers in the death of Shanquella Robinson, a local nonprofit will launch a letter-writing campaign

Three months after Shanquella Robinson died under suspicious circumstances while vacationing with acquaintances in Mexico, many questions remain. Last November, the authorities in Mexico issued an arrest warrant for an unnamed “aggressor” in Robinson’s death, but no arrest has been announced. To push for faster results, Million Youth March of Charlotte and Salisbury, a nonprofit

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