Nine black men arrested for integrating a whites-only Rock Hill lunch counter 54 years ago had their trespassing convictions overturned Wednesday by a judge in Rock Hill. "We cannot rewrite history but we can right history," said Judge John Hayes.

Longtime Charlotte lawyer and activist Sydnor Thompson died at 90 on Tuesday, leaving a legacy in law, philanthropy, politics and as a veteran of World War II.

BB&T Corp. apologized Wednesday for a processing problem that caused some customer accounts to show incorrect balances or zero funds on Tuesday, an error that resulted in some customers being charged overdraft fees.

Officials from the technology giant and the city said the next step is a detailed design process, followed by a massive, sometimes disruptive construction project.

Veteran Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools administrator Ann Clark was named superintendent Tuesday while the school board searches for a long-term leader – but Clark will not be considered for that job.

We throw out five guesses for which big act might be coming to Time Warner Cable Arena in 2015.

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The editorial board takes a look at some of the major topics the Republican-dominated N.C. legislature is expected to confront.

To draw customers and make money, Dave Daniel juggles two separate ventures – a car-servicing business and a construction company.

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Patriots receiver Brandon LaFell had hoped to play in a Super Bowl with the Panthers. Instead, he was part of an offseason purge in 2014.

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch is talking, but not about what everyone wants to know: Where does the situation with his former girlfriend, whom he called a “trained assassin,” stand?

The circumstances are suddenly working in Noah Vonleh’s favor. Injuries to Bismack Biyombo and Marvin Williams mean the Hornets are short-handed in their big-man rotation.

North Meck, No. 3 in the Sweet 16, outscored No. 4 West Charlotte 17-8 in the fourth quarter to stun the Lions 64-60 on their home floor.

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