Israel-Hamas war

Even though it's thousands of miles away, the war between Israel and Hamas is having deep impacts here in the U.S., including right here in North Carolina. Many Jews have a deep connection to Israel and the people there, including many in the Jewish community in our state. Rabbi Eric Solomon of the Beth Meyer Synagogue in Raleigh joins us to discuss this issue further.

Charlotte politics

There's always a lot happening when it comes to Charlotte politics, and right now is no different. From missing out on a major professional tennis tournament, to new plans for a long-dormant former mall site and a potential social district, there has been a lot on city council's plate. It comes as there are also a number of happenings on the state, national and international levels impacting our state's largest city. Charlotte City Council member Tariq Bokhari and Mayor Pro Tem Braxton Winston stop by to break it all down.