CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A city spokesman says Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon has resigned effective immediately just hours after he was charged with federal public corruption and bribery.
Keith Richardson says Cannon submitted his letter Wednesday to the city manager and attorney.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte, NC, mayor resigns after being charged with taking bribes and public corruption.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The mayor of North Carolina's largest city has been arrested on public corruption charges.
U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins said Wednesday that Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon is facing theft and bribery charges.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte, NC, mayor indicted on public corruption charges, accused of taking bribes.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte, N.C., woman who was injured in the bombing at the Boston Marathon last year is heading back for this year's event.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators say Duke Energy must fix a crack in a dam at a coal ash dump where the company was caught illegally pumping 61 million gallons of contaminated water into the Cape Fear River.