Charlotte Symphony’s first season with a surplus in more than a decade is welcome step toward stability. Concert season starts Friday with Beethoven’s “Eroica.”

The U.S. Department of Labor on Monday awarded $10.2 million to nearly two dozen states to beef up enforcement of a labor scheme that companies employ to evade their tax obligations.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools would use part of the money raised by a proposed county sales tax increase to shore up pay increases for veteran teachers, Superintendent Heath Morrison said Monday.

Anna Smith, the Appalachian State University freshman whose body was found Saturday near campus, seemed “intent on harming herself,” a Boone Police official said Monday.

A fast-growing software company plans to add at least 600 workers and build a new headquarters at the N.C. Music Factory, stirring hopes for technology sector growth and redevelopment in that part of uptown.

The acting Wake County district attorney plans to review hundreds of arrest cases from the protests, with the notion that the bulk of them will be dismissed.

The City Council approved a rezoning that will allow construction of a seven-story building with two hotels on Sharon Road.

After searching for more than a day, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utility Department crews found two broken valves Monday night that were causing low water pressure in southeast Mecklenburg county.

Poorly constructed shale gas wells, not hydraulic fracturing, are to blame for contaminated water...

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The Daily Edit: 9.16.2014

Fowler: Panthers coach Ron Rivera should sit Greg Hardy one more game and then, starting Sept.28 at Baltimore, the coach should let Hardy play until his trial.

Panthers coach Ron Rivera expects DeAngelo Williams, the franchise’s all-time leading rusher, to return to practice Wednesday.

A year after enduring a 55-31 defeat against ECU in Chapel Hill, the Tar Heels are giving ECU their full attention.

Fifth-year coach underwent operations for glaucoma, irregular heartbeat.

The Providence Panthers give up 20 unanswered points to Myers Park in the second half, but hold on to win 27-20.

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