Authorities say one student was shot and wounded by another student Tuesday morning after an altercation at Albemarle High School in Stanly County. Classes have been suspended for the day.

Dole Food chairman David Murdock on Tuesday said he is starting an endowment that will donate $15 million a year to the research facility at the North Carolina Research Campus he founded in Kannapolis.

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.

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.

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.

Dinner Lab (see here for background) launches Oct. 10 in Charlotte, with dinner from Atlanta-base...

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Asheville's Mission Health,  which runs six hospitals,  has joined Carolinas HealthCare System in...

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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

The running backs are depleted. But the team is still tied for first in the shaky NFC South.

Panthers fan Ross Levin of Charlotte finds a unique way to cheer Steve Smith.

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? Coaches from NC State and Florida State disagree about what happened in Saturday’s game.

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