Bank of America announced Wednesday that it lost money in the first quarter as it absorbed the cost of a multi-billion-dollar settlement with the government.

With strong backing from women’s groups, state Rep. Alma Adams of Greensboro out-raised her Democratic rivals and holds a wide financial edge in the race to replace Mel Watt in Congress.

Many were surprised to learn of the decision by Mark Harris, pastor of First Baptist Church in Charlotte, to run for U.S. Senate. But Harris has never been one to apologize for bringing the church into politics’ “marketplace of ideas.”

Gov. Pat McCrory will ask legislators for broader authority over coal ash disposal, but his plan does not envision eliminating all 33 of Duke Energy’s ash ponds.

The federal government appears to have shielded murder suspect F. Glenn Miller Jr. in the early 1990s as part of its witness protection program, potentially providing money for his family – and causing lingering confusion over his name.

Ther weather is good, traffic volume is not heavy, and the morning commute is smooth so far.

Those photos of your sweetheart or grandkids uploaded to Facebook live near Forest City.

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This might not be how Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson planned it, but playing the Miami Heat suits him just fine.

Bubba Watson won’t be playing at Quail Hollow in May, according to a tweet from his verified Twitter account.

Charlotte has made a bid to host the ACC baseball tournament, with a decision from the league coming as early as mid-May.

Aaron Murray points to his SEC success when explaining why NFL teams should take a chance on him despite an ACL tear.

East Mecklenburg rewarded itself for playing clean baseball.

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