A month after being struck by lightning, 9-year-old Khye Felder sits comfortably between his parents and siblings, who joke that they can’t decide between the nicknames “Bolt” or “Mr. Lightning.”

Bigger, faster, louder: That’s what most of the renovations at Bank of America Stadium add up to. Here’s a look at what’s different since the last time the Carolina Panthers played in Charlotte.

A man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that bilked about 25 Charlotte investors out of more than $2.5 million has pleaded guilty to securities fraud, U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins announced Thursday.

Airlines are squeezing their passengers into planes that are more and more full, helping boost profits at the expense of an endangered species – the empty middle seat.

Complete Carolina will provide financial and advising support to former athletes to help them finish their UNC-Chapel Hill degrees.

The storms are expected to move into the Charlotte region later this afternoon.

Party Pix 07.24.2014

Sunday, musician and activist Michael Franti brings the first-ever Soulshine Tour to Charlotte.

Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here” is a sweet and jokey feature film at home in the punchline rhythms of TV sitcoms.

Hayley Williams has blue hair, and Fall Out Boy is on a mission to 'save rock ‘n’ roll.' Clearly, we’re not in middle school anymore.

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The Daily Edit: 7.25.2014

GM Dave Gettleman said Greg Hardy’s legal troubles are very concerning and disappointing.

A victory Sunday at Indianapolis would essentially lock Ryan Newman into the Chase field.

Duke's David Cutcliffe, N.C. State's Dave Doeren, UNC's Larry Fedora draw laughs during the annual Bill Dooley Chapter Pigskin Preview.

Verde wins a point for rarity-of-menu before you even get in the door.

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