Search warrants unsealed on Friday sharpened the focus on the apartment where popular Newton-Conover high school counselor Margaret “Maggie” Daniels was killed on June 28.

A West Charlotte High student was struck by a car while crossing Beatties Ford Road just before 7 a.m. Friday, the second incident on the same stretch of road during the first week of school. She was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer was arrested and charged in Union County Thursday night following an alleged domestic dispute involving a female, the department said Friday.

The Interstate 277 loop is great for cars, but lousy for pedestrians getting from uptown to surrounding neighborhoods.

Toppman: Italian drama about a world traveler’s introspection has satisfying style but needed to be longer. Grade: B-

Temperatures are expected to remain warmer than normal today, something forecasters expect to continue into next week.

Rev. Clifford Jones Sr. is a candidate to lead the National Baptist Convention, the largest African-American religious organization.

If you want to join in on Fire in the City, you have to figure out which ticket will be the hottest one – and grab it quick.

The Daily Edit: 8.29.2014

Sunday's newspaper will have a 40-page special section previewing the Carolina Panthers' 2014 season. Get a sneak peek of the NFL division-by-division preview online now.

NASCAR rules that if Stewart wins either of the next two Cup races, he will be granted a waiver and entered into the Chase.

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Hough High running back Bishop Fordhas always heard he was too small to be a big-time football player.

Appalachian State will play again Saturday at Michigan, in the same stadium in which it opened the 2007 season with a stunning 34-32 upset.

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