City Council voted unanimously Monday to pass an amendment that affects how far local breweries and other eating and drinking establishments can expand.

Charlotte’s temporary boot on the neck of the Hidden Valley Kings appears to be working, but there is no guarantee it will be kept in place past August. That’s when the city’s – and North Carolina’s – first temporary injunction against a reputed street gang is scheduled to expire.

Legislation to prevent the retirement system from subsidizing pension spiking is a vote away from clearing the state legislature.

Charlotte city officials and Duke Energy are still trying to figure our where to put millions of tons of coal ash sitting on the banks of Mountain Island Lake as they consider sites at Charlotte Douglas International Airport other than under runways.

One of the last CEOs of the doomed company in Kannapolis, David Perdue, is in a runoff to be the GOP candidate for US Senate.

The heaviest rain Monday fell just west of Lake Wylie, with up to 6 inches reported by radar in northeast York County.

Teams of Google Fiber workers have been visiting the city 'pretty regularly,' company spokeswoman Jenna Wandres said.

~ Miami swim fashion 07.21.14

A new analysis of sea level rise concludes that billions of dollars in property and infrastructure is at risk.

Noell Yanik could star in her own DVD workout series if she wins Women’s Health magazine’s nationwide competition.

~ The Daily Edit 07.22.14

Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford says Marvin Williams’ improved shooting range was a big selling point in signing him.

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera jumped into the Twitter world over the weekend as @RiverboatRonHC.

Many predict Clemson will have one of the best defenses in the country in 2014.

NASCAR Chairman Brian France took on the newly formed Race Team Alliance on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.

The proposed policy that will be voted on Tuesday by the CMS board would make all students entering the ninth grade eligible for sports.

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