Cheaper gas and an improved economy will help send 1.8 million Carolinas residents traveling 50 miles or more over the Thanksgiving holiday, an increase of more than 4 percent over a year ago.

A Mecklenburg County task force will spend most of 2015 on one daunting mission – finding ways to help the county’s poor overcome poverty.

A water main break in south Charlotte flooded several homes Sunday, forcing firefighters to use inflatable life rafts to rescue three families.

As Charlotte weighs a new proposal to charge residents for how much garbage they produce, many questions remain unanswered.

U.S. Transportation Secretary and former Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx asked national transportation leaders in Charlotte on Sunday to help pass a long-term transportation funding bill, saying the current funding system is short-term and prevents states from keeping up with population growth.

For such a small, mostly invisible enterprise, a group of N.C. deer farmers is making a high-profile push to expand their industry.

A 12-year-old boy shot by police after grabbing what turned out to be a replica gun died from his wounds Sunday.

In “Your Atomic Self,” Duke University alumnus Curt Stager discusses atoms that connect us with the infinity of the universe, and how we exist through these atoms forever.

I'll admit, I have diverse taste when it comes to entertainment, but I surprised myself this week...

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More than a decade after a bitter feud ended with it being moved from atop the State House’s dome to its grounds, the Confederate flag remains a racially divisive symbol in South Carolina.

The Daily Edit 11.24.14

Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman rips former teammate Captain Munnerlyn, who calls the comments “a slap in the face.”

Point guard Kemba Walker’s jump shot missed and center Al Jefferson’s put-back attempt fell off the rim as the Miami Heat held off the Charlotte Hornets 94-93 Sunday.

Senior forward Tyler Engel scored with a minute and 10 seconds to play to secure a 2-1 win, send UNC to the third round and end the Charlotte 49ers season.

Trevor Lacey scored 21 points to lead the NC State Wolfpack to a 68-65 win over the USF Bulls at PNC Arena.

North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds to the lead the Tar Heels to a win over Davidson at TWC Arena.

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