Bank of America's nearly $17 billion settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over soured mortgage deals could become official as federal officials say they will make a "major financial fraud announcement" Thursday in Washington, D.C.

Matthews-based Family Dollar rejected a $9.7 billion upset bid from rival Dollar General on Thursday, and will instead stick with Dollar Tree, which agreed to acquire to buy the company in July.

Your water bill is based on how much water you use. Your power bill is based on how much electricity you consume.

The United States launched a new barrage of airstrikes Wednesday against the Islamic State extremist group that beheaded American journalist James Foley and that has seized a swath of territory across Iraq and Syria.

Howard Levine donates $100,000 to restore historic and cultural trips for third-, fifth-graders.

Plus, extra congestion and pedestrian traffic is expected near Time Warner Cable Arena because of a CMS Back-to-School Rally.

North Carolina-based Samaritan's Purse said Dr. Kent Brantly is expected to be released from an Atlanta hospital Thursday.

The uproar over a young black man’s shooting death by police in Ferguson, Mo., has stirred action 724 miles away in Charlotte.

Mix your summer whites – skinny jeans, cotton frocks and pale pumps – with darker colors and heavier fabrics.

We're giving away two pairs of tickets every week until Charlotte Oktoberfest on Sept. 27.

~ The Daily Edit 08.21.14

Panthers will start Byron Bell at left tackle, even if they don’t pay him like one.

August has been a cruel month for Carolina Panthers wide receiver Tiquan Underwood.

Jim Utter: Sports are at their heart competition, with winners and losers. ... There are no winners here.

Sun Valley RB Albert Funderburk is on track to snap the 20-year Union County rushing record.

Former Charlotte 49er Tyler Barnette gets the call to join the Charlotte Knights.

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