The Charlotte City Council voted unanimously Monday to spend $7 million to buy body cameras for police, putting the lipstick-size on each patrol officer by October.

Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.

Two Garinger High students were hit by a vehicle in Charlotte on Monday morning while crossing the street to school, just feet from where the city installed sidewalks and crosswalks to make the busy intersection safer.

Renee Ellmers' efforts have her earned a dubious honor: 'The Worst Week in Washington' award from The Washington Post

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools district is dealing with a $600,000 reduction in the transportation budget, part of a $4.6million cut statewide, according to information scheduled to be presented to the school board.

The Charlotte City Council approved Monday $1.9 million of public art for the Lynx Blue Line extension and a contract amendment to spend an extra $21 million to help a contractor overcome delays.

Charlotte-based Sonic Automotive is eying expansion this year with plans to acquire more dealerships, open more standalone used-car stores.

A Duke University-led study questions the reliability of the climate models used to project short...

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Proponents of the red-hot “paleo“ diet say we should all eat like the cavemen did. Scientists say: Not so fast.

The Daily Edit 01.26.15

Hornets point guard Kemba Walker will have surgery in New York Wednesday to remove a cyst that has been causing inflammation in his left knee.

Carolina Panthers’ only two Pro Bowl players had a big impact on Sunday’s game, and are in line for big raises.

North Carolina overcame 20 turnovers and Syracuse’s feared 2-3 zone for a 93-83 win over the Orange at the Smith Center Monday night.

Fowler: NASCAR’s new Chase format remains terrific. But it needs to close obvious loophole – no one should be allowed to win the title without winning a single race.

White, who will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday, was among the first drivers to focus on winning a championship by competing in most or all of the events of the season.

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