The driving force behind the Republican-written $21.25 billion budget the Senate approved around 12:30 a.m. Friday was to substantially increase teacher pay by moving money around in whatever creative ways were necessary to make that happen.

A proposal to temporarily remove benches in the four blocks surrounding Trade and Tryon streets is part of a broader plan community leaders are pitching to shift uptown’s homeless population off the streets and into programs.

Friday is off to a soggy start, and forecasters say the rainy weather will likely continue through the weekend.

Angela Goins told a jury on Thursday that she and her husband interacted closely with wrestlers and their families who often visited in their home.

After working for the old owner of the ’50s style diner for 20 years, Amanda Glenn buys Carolina Soda Shoppe and changes its name to Park Road Soda Shoppe.

Friday morning’s commute is off to a rainy start with accidents and delays popping up around the region.

Arts-and-crafts retailer Michaels is holding a grand opening for its new Charlotte store on Augus...

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The condition of Charlotte missionary Nancy Writebol worsened on Thursday.

Lake Norman area families hosted 10 children this summer from the war-torn country.

~ The Daily Edit 08.01.14

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Panthers center Ryan Kalil has taken on added leadership and responsibility for 2014.

Key storylines: Tar Heels QB competition and development of the offensive line.

Keep an eye on Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho and Ricky Lambert.

Marvel adds humor, takes no chances with the outer-space formula.

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