The Carolina Panthers will play a winner-take-all game for the NFC South title next week at Atlanta after dispatching the Cleveland Brown 17-13 on a gray Sunday at Bank of America Stadium.
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A south Charlotte firefighter has been released from the hospital after officials say the ladder truck he was driving overturned early Sunday.

The city of Charlotte is considering expanding its ordinances to prohibit discrimination in places of public accommodation against people based on their sexual orientation, gender expression and gender identity.

Nine-year-old Alex Collins, who lives in Chester County, Pennsylvania, will fly to Chester County, South Carolina, to go hunting and fishing with Sheriff Alex Underwood.

Dorothy and Darryl O’Leary own an attractive two-story home in a tidy north Charlotte neighborhood. But look more closely and you’ll see a husband and wife struggling to hold their dreams together.

Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were gunned down at close range in their patrol car in Brooklyn on Saturday.

Clouds will likely linger over much of the Charlotte-area Sunday, bringing with them rain and chilly winds later into the evening.

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In the Season 4 finale, Carrie and Saul return to the U.S. and Carrie investigates events that took place in Islamabad.

Photos: More than 200 people entered cards. Here's a winning one from Jacob Church, 15, and a few more entries.

The Daily Edit 12.21.2014

For just the third time this season the Charlotte Hornets won back-to-back games, dominating the Utah Jazz Saturday 104-86 at Time Warner Cable Arena.

Days after coach Roy Williams talked about getting mean – or meaner, at least – the Tar Heels responded with a 82-74 win against No. 12 Ohio State.

Duke lab helped analyze 45 bird genomes, published for the first time this month in 28 scientific journals.

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