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Charlotte Observer's Joe Person gives his prediction on the Panthers/Bears game 1:27

Charlotte Observer's Joe Person gives his prediction on the Panthers/Bears game

Panthers' Ron Rivera discuses Kelvin Benjamin injury at press conference 1:33

Panthers' Ron Rivera discuses Kelvin Benjamin injury at press conference

Carolina Panthers Thomas Davis recounts the impact of Julius Peppers leaving the team after 2009 season 0:39

Carolina Panthers Thomas Davis recounts the impact of Julius Peppers leaving the team after 2009 season

Carolina Panthers Thomas Davis explains why Bears game is special for coach Ron Rivera 0:26

Carolina Panthers Thomas Davis explains why Bears game is special for coach Ron Rivera

Carolina Panthers'Thomas Davis talks about Luke Kuechly's recovery 1:20

Carolina Panthers'Thomas Davis talks about Luke Kuechly's recovery

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman says you cannot replace a Luke Kuechly 0:57

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman says you cannot replace a Luke Kuechly

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman feels confident Mike Adams can step up 1:37

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman feels confident Mike Adams can step up

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman interviewed by teammate Mike Adams 1:25

Carolina Panthers Kurt Coleman interviewed by teammate Mike Adams

Charlotte Hornets’ Dwight Howard

Charlotte Hornets’ Dwight Howard calls speculation he was a bad teammate in Atlanta “stupid.”
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Charlotte Hornets’ Dwight Howard 1:13

Charlotte Hornets’ Dwight Howard

In wake of infamous Panthers fan brawl, Charlotte Checkers release funny safety video 1:54

In wake of infamous Panthers fan brawl, Charlotte Checkers release funny safety video

Dale Earnhadt Jr.'s baby announcment video by JR Motorsports 1:23

Dale Earnhadt Jr.'s baby announcment video by JR Motorsports "Jubilation Nation"

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Charlotte Observer's Joe Person gives his prediction on the Panthers/Bears game

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Faces of Hope mural celebrates church's neighbors without homes

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NASCAR drivers at Charlotte Motor Speedway for Roval tire test

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Charlotte couple reunited after 60+ years apart

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NC boy's gravestone repossessed by minister after family didn't pay the full bill

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  • WWI and WWII off the Coast of North Carolina

    The German U-boats stationed off the coast of the North Carolina during World War II were extremely successful in early 1942. The unique, offshore environment gave them a distinct advantage and they were able to wreak havoc on the merchant ships that travelled along the busy shipping lanes off of the Outer Banks. The area soon became known as Torpedo Junction because of the hundreds of ships that were sunk there.

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