Deer hormones are rising, temperatures are falling, and your chance of crashing into a deer is climbing in the Carolinas this time of year.

A top North Carolina Republican says he will back a bill protecting state officials who refuse to issue marriage licenses or perform weddings for same-sex couples.

Davidson police hope a wireless router will help them identify a man who was with Sarah Catherine Long the night she died of a gunshot wound in her bedroom, according to search warrants.

Three Charlotte City Council members said Monday they want to know how CMPD uses a secret surveillance technology that gathers data from cellphones and other wireless devices.

Representatives of a maker of surveillance planes at Lake Norman Air Park tried to assure residents on Monday night that its operations are above-board and don’t put the community at risk.

If the winner of the annual Woolly Worm Festival is right, western North Carolina should prepare to bundle up this winter.

Brenda Harris creates a bold Abigaille in one of opera’s most difficult roles in new staging of Verdi's 'Nabucco.'

You know all about the Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church barbecue in Charlotte, right? Now learn all about the Brunswick stew, including a recipe.

The Observer has a new app providing Charlotte Hornets updates, photos, scores, videos and more - for both smart phones and tablets.

The Daily Edit: 10.21.14

The Panthers have released veteran defensive back Charles Godfrey after seven weeks of Godfrey looking slow in coverage coming off an Achilles tear.

Week 7 brought us some great, close games with dramatic endings, new injuries that will re-shape ...

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Thabo Sefolosha hit one of two free throws with 2.8 seconds left to give the Atlanta Hawks a 117-114 overtime exhibition victory over the Charlotte Hornets.

ESPN's documentary series revisits the New York Knicks’ glory years of 1970-73, which featured three NBA Finals and two titles.

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