Police arrested and charged a 34-year-old Charlotte man late Tuesday after an elderly woman was pushed to the ground and had her purse and car stolen outside the Harris Teeter in the Cotswold Shopping Center on Sharon Amity Road.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was on a Charlotte nightclub stage seconds before shots were fired that injured two people last week, according to a report. He was unharmed and hosted a banquet for his all-star football teams in Atlanta the following day.
In the wake of the Charlotte City Council’s decision Monday to reject an expanded ordinance for gay and transgender residents, the LGBT community said it would work to elect different council members this fall and try again for passage in the future.
Charlotte Hornets point guard Mo Williams hit a 3-pointer with a minute left and two free throws with 18 seconds left to clinch a 104-103 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Food writer Andrea Weigl was intimidated by the thought of making Asian dumplings. She was surprised to find that dumplings and pot stickers are easy to pull together on a weeknight, and the recipe makes so many that she can stash future meals in the freezer.
Danny Manning’s record in his first season at Wake Forest -- 13-16, 5-11 in the ACC -- isn’t that different from his predecessor, but the way the Deacons have played offers reason for optimism going forward.