The Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s office will review hundreds of criminal cases after a judge unsealed related records that allowed police to secretly track cellphones in their investigations.

President Barack Obama moved Thursday to halt deportations for nearly 5 million undocumented immigrants, defying congressional Republicans who called his unilateral action an affront to the constitutional separation of powers.

Dr. John Fankhauser’s quarantine began Nov. 8 when he arrived in Charlotte from Liberia. Monday marks the end of the 21-day incubation period, the time it takes for symptoms of Ebola infection to appear after an exposure.

Federal authorities oversold their ability to keep endangered red wolves off private land, a consultant said Thursday in a critical report that recommends a “course correction” for the program.

Compensation for the leaders of Charlotte’s three economic development groups – the Charlotte Chamber, Charlotte Center City Partners and Charlotte Regional Partnership – is rising again after a dip during the economic downturn, according to a review of tax filings by the nonprofits.

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UNC QB Marquise Williams accounted for four touchdowns as the Tar Heels beat rival Duke 45-20 to end the Blue Devils' division title hopes.

When they get back from their bye-week, the Panthers will spend the next five weeks trying to straddle evaluating for the future and winning now in a division that has featured little of it.

The head of the National Basketball Players Association is calling Taylor’s 24-game suspension "excessive," suggests union is prepared to appeal.

Lake Norman QB Josh Ladowski, who just led the Wildcats to their first playoff win ever, takes on Ardrey Kell Friday in a 4AA second-round playoff game.

Kevin Harvick’s championship brought an uplifting end to a tumultuous season for Stewart-Haas Racing co-owner/driver Tony Stewart.

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