It’s a game of numbers, and looking purely at many numbers, the Charlotte Knights' season-old BB&T Ballpark is the most popular venue in all of minor league baseball. The Knights host their final home games of the season Sunday and Monday.

Construction’s ramping up on the new light rail line to UNC Charlotte. But even as work plows ahead on the $1.1 billion project, it’s not clear whether the new line can match the economic spark supplied by the Blue Line, which fueled the South End’s rebirth.

Two men accused Ralph Wager of molesting them as young boys when he coached soccer at the Salisbury college.

From Bearden Park's Birthday Bash to Matthews Alive, the information you need if you're staying in Charlotte this holiday weekend and want some entertainment.

At a time when banks are trimming staff to lower expenses, one area of hiring remains hot: risk and compliance.

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The wreck occurred around 2 a.m. Saturday on McCoy Road between Hambright and Beatties Ford roads.

The local rally joined others across the nation in honor of a Missouri teen shot by a police officer.

Enter our photo contest for a chance to win a $25 gift card, T-shirt and more.

Your garden can do double-duty this fall if you use an array of leafy greens that can serve as produce as well as foliage.

The Daily Edit 08.31.14

The majority of the moves were straightforward, with the exception of three players who were cut after starting at least four games in 2013.

Quarterback Jacoby Brissett threw three touchdowns in the second half in the Wolfpack's season opener.

Jamie McMurray needs to earn his first points-paying race in the next two weeks to ensure a slot in the Chase.

Butler wins the battle of N.C.'s last two 4AA state champions, 28-27.

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