Davidson College grad’s “Flesh and Blood” will be in bookstores Nov. 11. Patricia Cornwell cut her journalistic teeth as a reporter for the Observer who wouldn’t take no for an answer.

Investigators have not discussed any possible links between Thursday’s shootings and the Memorial Day weekend robbery and shooting at the Charlotte mattress store that the Londons managed.

At least six magistrates, citing religious grounds, have announced their resignations since same-sex marriages became legal earlier this month.

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan, who is seeking a second six-year term, voted for the Senate bill, which died in the House. Thom Tillis, her Republican opponent, said it would have provided legal status that amounts to amnesty.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, Charlotte’s former mayor, has dealt with plane crashes, a train explosion and a crisis with America’s biggest car-maker in his first 15 months on the job.

A fire that broke out on a moving sidewalk in a Charlotte Douglas airport concourse was brought under control in about 30 minutes.

“Lecrae is probably the hottest Christian artist alive right now.”

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The Daily Edit 10.26.14

Benjamin is among the leaders for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, but the Florida State product says he hasn’t scratched the surface yet.

North Carolina was headed toward another pedestrian defeat before strange things happened, things that turned the Tar Heels' fortunes.

There are many paths to a championship in NASCAR’s premier Sprint Cup Series. Not all of them, including the one Ryan Newman has followed so far, include winning.

The investigator says Roy Williams didn't know about what Wainstein has repeatedly described as 'a scheme' to guide some athletes to bogus classes.

Charlotte Latin took advantage of mistake-prone Davidson Day early and often to pull away for a 48-19 victory in a battle of two Sweet 16 teams.

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