More than 70 years after South Carolina sent a 14-year-old black boy to the electric chair in the killings of two white girls in a segregated mill town, a judge threw out the conviction, saying the state committed a great injustice.

Police said Wednesday morning that Carlos Delcid, 20, was taken into custody late Tuesday night. He has been charged with first-degree burglary, police said.

Police have charged a man in connection with threats made against Providence High School earlier this week.

The day after a wire service reported that NC Gov. Pat McCrory received a six-figure stock payout from an online mortgage broker that is regulated by the state, the governor’s emphatic reaction to the story nearly eclipsed the news itself.

Frances Darcy is from Athlone, Ireland, so her decision to volunteer Wednesday at the Salvation Army’s Christmas Center was a revelation about the city she now calls home.

The $83.3 million widening project, covering a 9.189-mile stretch from Interstate 77 to Rea Road.

The school board has yet to detail plans for how it will proceed on picking a new leader for the district.

Roy Tittle was a beloved Santa Claus at Woolworth's and later Blackhawk Hardware.

Busiest Thanksgiving ever and successful opening of hourly deck have left management feeling confident.

Getting ready to hit the road for the holiday? You can learn a thing or seven from NASCAR’s Jill Gregory, whose business trips range from speedway garages to gala events.

The Daily Edit: 12.18.14

The quarterback looked limber and threw with a fluid motion while participating in all drills.

It's not often a team will so kindly gift-wrap a victory. Then, Wednesday, the Hornets said no thanks in the fourth quarter.

Charlotte Knights CEO says costs in some areas of stadium to go up $1.

Less than two weeks ago, Lake Norman High quarterback Josh Ladowski thought his high school football days were over.

It was after the Michigan State game, Duke’s second of the year, that head coach Mike Krzyzewski first drew parallels between Elton Brand and Jahlil Okafor.

Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll, is seeking a court order directing him to stay away from her.

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