The charter school on McAlpine Park Drive in southeast Charlotte is informing parents Thursday morning that the school will shut down at the end of the week, the school principal confirmed. No reason was immediately given for the closing.

Brazilian companies accused Dublin-based Fyffes of trying to “persuade Chiquita shareholders to believe in (a) mythical pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.”

John and Netta Turnbull were born and bred in Scotland but have called America home for many decades.

Carolina Panthers embattled defensive end Greg Hardy has agreed to take a paid leave of absence rather than face a possible suspension from the NFL, a move that leaves the team without their Pro Bowl pass-rusher until at least November and possibly for the rest of the season.

Preliminary results from an autopsy conducted on Anna Smith indicate the Appalachian State University freshman committed suicide, the Boone Police Department said Wednesday.

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A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police detective says a Supreme Court ruling against warrantless cellphone searches has made investigations more difficult.

A Los Angeles-based investment group has bought the Aloft hotel at the EpiCentre in uptown Charlo...

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A new market and deli similar to Charlotte favorite Common Market is headed to West Morehead Stre...

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Editorial: We're on our way, thanks to NC lawmakers.

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Toppman: We can see ourselves in this drama about a gay couple thrown into trouble when one gets fired. Grade: B+

Steelers safety Mike Mitchell looked like the same physical guy Panthers fans remember on a hit on former teammate Steve Smith.

Charlotte’s new United Soccer Leagues Pro franchise – the Independence – was officially introduced Wednesday.

Last weekend's upset of then-No. 17 Virginia Tech marked the third straight win for the Pirates against ACC teams, all coming on the road.

Hurricane Hugo made landfall in the Carolinas 25 years ago, and we want to know your memories of the storm.

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