The Charlotte Hornets, who play their first regular-season game under their new name next week, say they’ve attracted more new season-ticket holders than any NBA team except the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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Three months after a missing teacher's body was found in a wooded area of south Charlotte, an autopsy is revealing new details about her death.

A quiet lakefront neighborhood filled with many upscale homes sat shocked and stunned Friday after a husband and wife who had lived there for decades were gunned down in their home late Thursday.

Shareholders of Charlotte-based Chiquita Brands International spurned the company’s board of directors Friday, voting down a planned merger with Irish produce company Fyffes.

Wire fraud, amount of embezzlement are typically why the federal agency gets involved, former FBI special agent says

Karnig Thomasian's last mission on a B-29 ended in flames over Burma in 1945. On Thursday, the veteran flew one once again.

Robert D. Raiford: With the flu season upon us and the specter of Ebola spreading, it is time to think about banning shaking hands.

If you drive into uptown on the Brookshire Freeway, you've no doubt noticed construction on the S...

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Bean, the vegan eatery on Independence Boulevard, has opened an all-vegan market in part of its r...

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The Daily Edit: 10.24.14

Observer reporters Jonathan Jones and Joe Person preview the key match-ups for the Panthers/Seahawks game. They disagree on who will win.

The Charlotte Hornets lost their final exhibition game 88-79 to the Indiana Pacers. They finished the preseason 3-5.

No. 18 East Carolina didn’t exactly put its best foot forward, but somehow managed to get past the Connecticut Huskies, 31-21, on Thursday night.

It was one year ago that Darrell Wallace Jr. left his mark on NASCAR history. Much has changed since his first Truck series victory.

Providence High senior running back Brian Mattar stands 5-foot-7, 155 pounds and proves that size isn’t everything.

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