As she filled her shopping cart with fruits, vegetables, breads, soup and hummus, Joan Tillman could have been stocking up at any grocery store. Until Tuesday, the 82-year-old had received whatever food the mission put in a pre-packed bag or box.

Tea Party champion Rand Paul will campaign with Thom Tillis in Raleigh on Wednesday, trying to shore up a base that could threaten North Carolina’s GOP Senate hopeful.

A 16-year-old Albemarle High School student was shot and wounded about 7:40 a.m. by another student during an argument in front of the school, Albemarle police said. The victim was struck twice and hospitalized in stable condition. No other injuries were reported.

After a 4-month-old baby died last year at a University City day care center, state officials grew so concerned they drafted a letter saying they would shut down the business.

The state's most recent gun law may allow concealed firearms at the upcoming NC State Fair, where they have long been forbidden. Grass Roots North Carolina, an advocate for gun owners, plans to file a legal action establishing the right to carry concealed weapons at the upcoming NC State Fair, according to its representatives.

There’s good news so far this Wednesday morning for Charlotte-area motorists – no big problems.

Bank of America will begin issuing new debit cards embedded with microchips designed to better protect consumers from fraud.

Manufacturer EV Fleet, based in Charlotte, created the Condor: A pickup truck that gets 100 miles on a single charge.

Three cookbook authors offer advice and inspiration for breaking out of the dreaded dinner rut. (Recipes)

~ The Daily Edit 10.01.14

It took more than a year and change in attitude for Josh Norman, but the cornerback appears to have escaped coach Ron Rivera's doghouse.

Former Panthers receiver Steve Smith was honored Tuesday for his work fighting homelessness and domestic violence.

Assistant coach Mark Price tore apart, re-assembled Charlotte Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist’s delivery.

Brothers Sage and Chazz Surratt have helped East Lincoln’s football team off to a 5-0 record.

NC State coach Dave Doeren apologized for his comments about faking injuries to Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher.

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