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Eight advocacy groups sued the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday to try to force federal action on air pollution from industrial livestock farms.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who appears to be planning another run for president in 2016, will hold a town hall/book signing Thursday night (Jan. 29) at First Baptist Church of Charlotte.
Like the digitization of music and books before it, the migration of objects of art and design online for 3-D printing brings with it the baggage of America’s frustrating intellectual-property regime.

With cell phone video as evidence, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they charged a 35-year-old woman with abusing her children.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board had favored launching a national search for a new superintendent for weeks and never discussed making Ann Clark the long-term leader of the district, school board leaders said Wednesday.

Dr. Vivek Murthy, the nation’s new surgeon general, talked to Charlotte health and community leaders Wednesday about the challenges of treating mental illness, caring for youth with the HIV virus and expanding health coverage.

The NC Values Coalition has invited state legislators to attend a briefing on “religious freedom” Wednesday afternoon as the General Assembly returns.

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