The United States stood firm Wednesday in its fight against Islamic State militants who beheaded a U.S. journalist in Iraq, pledging to continue attacking the group despite its threats to kill another American hostage.

Your water bill is based on how much water you use. Your power bill is based on how much electricity you consume.

Bank of America’s nearly $17 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over soured mortgage bonds could be announced as early as Thursday, a source said.

Howard Levine donates $100,000 to restore historic and cultural trips for third, fifth graders.

Right-of-way purchases have begun in the two eastern segments that are closest to Marshville. Construction could begin as early as next spring.

The uproar over a young black man’s shooting death by police in Ferguson, Mo., has stirred action 724 miles away in Charlotte.

Mix your summer whites – skinny jeans, cotton frocks and pale pumps – with darker colors and heavier fabrics.

In five years, Mike Boulware hopes the Waxhaw community will be glad he came.

We're giving away two pairs of tickets every week until Charlotte Oktoberfest on Sept. 27.

American Dry Cleaners vacated its East Morehead Street location in 1984 to make way for I-277.

~ The Daily Edit 08.20.14

Panthers will start Byron Bell at left tackle, even if they don’t pay him like one.

Panthers coach Ron Rivera plans to play Cam Newton and the rest of his starters for the first half of Friday's exhibition at New England.

Tony Stewart will sit out Saturday night's Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway.

Video: Jimmie Johnson and members of his Hendrick Motorsports pit crew visited Independence High as part of the Gatorade Beat the Heat campaign.

Hornets owner Michael Jordan accepted the ALS ice bucket challenge, going the extra mile and donating money as well as taking an ice bath.

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