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Commuters should expect traffic delays on Sardis Road near Rama Road as crews repair a broken water main, according to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities Department.

For 29 years, The Charlotte Observer has worked with charities in our region to determine their needs and then published those for our readers during the holiday season. This year's annual Giving Guide includes the needs of more than 200 organizations from 10 counties.

Foundation helps the terminally ill create one more last memory. For Indian Trail woman, it’s a Paul McCartney concert.

Deputy Superintendent Ann Clark is walking back her statement to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools attorneys that there was a “culture of fear” under Heath Morrison.

The co-chair of a new economic mobility task force said Monday that the group won’t start its work in January with any “preconceived notions” about what it will take to break down barriers for the poor.

16 flashing beacons installed at four crosswalks on Griffith Street, at two roundabouts near I-77 Exit 30.

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Charlotte sanitation workers roll up in their garbage truck and jack up a car to save a trapped kitten.

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Jeff Taylor has decided not to appeal the 24-game suspension imposed by NBA commissioner Adam Silver, regarding a domestic-violence charge.

Ahead of Saturday’s game in Chapel Hill, NC State's Hakim Jones took verbal aim at UNC QB Marquise Williams, saying he “basically almost quits” after he’s hit a few times.

The winner of the Duke-North Carolina football game has traditionally spray painted the Victory Bell. Thursday, though, the Tar Heels damaged the visiting locker room.

Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman rips former teammate Captain Munnerlyn, who calls the comments “a slap in the face.”

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