US Sens. Thom Tillis and Richard Burr are pushing an amendment that would allow drilling up the coast from Florida to Delaware in search of oil and gas. In return, the states would receive a share of the resulting revenue from the energy companies.

Charlotte’s $11 million push to end chronic homelessness within two years takes its first big step this week with the most comprehensive survey ever done of people living on the city’s streets.

Friends and family members have launched a petition drive urging Gaston County prosecutors to re-examine the death of Isabella Nealy, a 4-month-old baby who died under mysterious circumstances last May.

Proposal would develop the VanLandingham Estate to make it “financially relevant” and prevent the owners from having to sell – and risk – the property at the corner of The Plaza and Belvedere Avenue.

A 33-year-old Gastonia man died early Sunday after his car hit black ice and slid off the road, striking a tree and catching fire.

Residents can expect temperatures to hover in the mid-40s to lower 50s this week, with only isolated chances of showers.

UNC-Chapel Hill researchers show changes in magnetic waves may indeed affect loggerheads’ egg-laying locales.

At a protest in Myers Park, an advocacy group demanded that the grocery chain stop customers from openly carrying guns in its stores.

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The Daily Edit 01.26.15

Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen caught two touchdown passes in a losing effort Sunday in the Pro Bowl.

Hornets general manager Rich Cho said the team is evaluating Kemba Walker’s injury and working toward a decision later this week.

Bill Elliott’s induction Friday night into the NASCAR Hall of Fame is not about him. It never was as far as he’s concerned.

NC State led by as many as 18 points in the first half but could not close out No. 8 Notre Dame at home on Sunday.

Jeff Gordon may not be quite done competing on the track but his career as a NASCAR TV commentator will get on head start this season with Fox Sports.

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