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With gasoline selling for less than $3 a gallon for the first time in four years, Charlotte-area small businesses say they’re feeling the benefits.

And few are as serious – or as ambitious – about this annual holiday decorating tradition as Bryant Stallings.

Medic transported one person with a gunshot wound to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte on Friday.

Cornelius is paying to erect steel cables that will rise 42 feet to resemble two sails soaring over I-77 at Exit 28.

Black Friday seemed a little less crazy this year.

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Huntersville Elementary School students learn teamwork, problem-solving skills as they prepare for the Rockin’ Robotics competition in May

The world falls into two holiday camps: those who love receiving books as gifts; those who do not. Most of my friends (many of them inveterate book clubbers), are thrilled with such a gift.

North Carolina's plan to use public money to issue private school vouchers was nearly dealt a fat...

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~Daily Edit 11.28.2014

Minnesota rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is 3-4 as a starter, but the wins were all late-game comebacks.

Reserve Marreese Speights scored 16 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Warriors to a 106-101 comeback win over the Hornets.

Beat writers Andrew Carter and Joe Giglio debate the key topics around Saturday’s annual showdown between UNC and NC State.

Toppman: Eddie Redmayne is startlingly good as the physicist whose motor neuron disease didn’t thwart his active brain. Grade: B+

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