After six years of planning and $1.5 million spent, Monroe’s airport is nearly ready to debut a Customs and Border Protection service that will allow international flights to land in the city.

A Union County grand jury indicted the stepfather of 4-year-old child abuse victim Kilah Davenport on a second-degree murder charge Monday afternoon.

Bank of America has agreed to pay a $7.65million civil penalty to settle charges resulting from the Charlotte bank’s multibillion-dollar miscalculation of its capital ratios, a regulator said Monday.

Spurred by the decision Sunday to use tear gas and pepper spray on pro-democracy protesters, tens of thousands of people joined sit-ins across Hong Kong on Monday.

Acknowledging that North Carolina’s medical examiner system has been chronically understaffed and underfunded, state officials on Monday told lawmakers of a plan to overhaul the way the state investigates suspicious deaths.

How did that teddy bear get aboard a military transport headed to Iraq? A little girl made it so.

Family Dollar says various state attorneys general have notified the retailer that they plan to investigate a takeover bid from Dollar General.

Grubb Properties and Foothills Capital bought a six-story office building near the burgeoning Montford Drive restaurant district in south Charlotte.

Patients undergoing knee and hip replacements can get a single bill with a 'bundled payment.'

Watch our daily animated comics starring SNL alums like Dana Carvey, David Spade, Chris Rock and Dennis Miller.

The Daily Edit: 9.30.2014

Ron Rivera began his Monday news conference addressing the latest injury to a running back. But on the bright side, the Panthers are still tied for first in the shaky NFC South.

Marvin Williams and Lance Stephenson will join Al Jefferson and Kemba Walker in the Charlotte Hornets starting lineup.

Fowler: Tony Stewart said he never considered leaving racing. And if you know Stewart at all, this doesn't surprise you.

Stalling or injured? The coaches from NC State and Florida State disagree about what happened in Saturday’s game.

Davidson Day is in the Charlotte Observer Sweet 16 for the first time in school history.

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