Mo Collins played offensive line on a national championship college football team at the University of Florida and started for the Oakland Raiders in the Super Bowl. But always, Collins was a West Charlotte Lion.

Wells Fargo & Co. must pay customers $203 million for manipulating debit-card transactions to boost overdraft fees, a federal appeals court in San Francisco held, upholding a lower-court ruling.

As Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to claim the World Series title, his proud father, Kevin, watched from his home in Hudson.

Less than a week before Tuesday’s election, a new poll shows Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan with an edge over Republican Thom Tillis. But other polls show the race remains very close.

A relatively quiet campaign for seats on NC's top court appears to be changing, with a conservative group responsible for attack ads in previous judicial races buying TV spots up to Election Day.

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Halloween could get dicey in the NC mountains Friday night as the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for that area.

The Queen City is among a number of areas struggling with how to regulate ride-sharing services.

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Fowler: Everyone showed up early Wednesday night – except for the Hornets. They finally got there, though, and what an entrance they made in a memorable 108-106 overtime win.

The NFC South has seen its struggles this season, and it is likely that only the champion will advance to the playoffs.

Lake Norman football coach Rob McNeely joins Langston Wertz Jr. and Corey Inscoe to talk about the biggest football games this week.

Roy Williams repeated his stance on a broader scale Wednesday at the ACC’s annual basketball media days, saying he knew nothing about the paper class scheme at UNC.

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