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Franklin Graham appears to distance himself from Trump remarks on Charlottesville

Just days after coming to President Donald Trump’s defense in the wake of Charlottesville, Franklin Graham sent out a new Facebook post Thursday in which he appeared to distance himself from the embattled president’s continued attempts to say blame for the violence in Charlottesville should be shared by white supremacists and by those who showed up to protest their presence in the university town.

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Meet the high school dropout who started an education company

As a high school student in McKinney, Gautam (pronounced like Goth-am) Bhargava, now 20 years old, found himself dissatisfied and unmotivated at school. When he turned age 18, he dropped out of school to start an education startup. The company, Peeyr, provides tutoring to students across subject areas and grade levels, from elementary school to college. Its tutors are high school and college students.

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Game tips: 'Splatoon 2': How to upgrade all weapons

Nintendo Switch players making their way through "Splatoon 2's" single player campaign will eventually stumble across a series of alternate Hero weapons that serve as stand-ins for the game's traditional arsenal. Through persistence, players can eventually unlock these Hero weapons for use in the game's multiplayer mode as well as increase their stats in single-player mode through various upgrades. Keep reading to learn all of the items needed to upgrade damage, range, and other Hero weapon statistics in "Splatoon 2."

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Fun family-friendly ways to share the eclipse

On Aug. 21, families in the United States can view a solar eclipse – either total or partial – in most of the country. This event is a chance for you to explore the science of eclipses, astronomy, and physics. Don't miss the opportunity to see it! Folks in the United States won't get another look until 2024.

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Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men

Former CMPD detective Garry McFadden, who's the focus of a Discovery TV show "I am Homicide," shares some fashion tips for men.
Jenna Eason The Charlotte Observer
Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men 1:23

Former CMPD cop shares fashion secrets for men

Hundreds line up for last batch of solar eclipse glasses 1:13

Hundreds line up for last batch of solar eclipse glasses

Dec Lee flies into new role at American Airlines Charlotte hub 2:14

Dec Lee flies into new role at American Airlines Charlotte hub

NC members of KKK speak out 11:48

NC members of KKK speak out