The way North Carolina high schools assign A’s and B’s could soon change as the state Board of Education examines the standard grading scale. The board is expected to vote Thursday to move the state’s high schools to a 10-point grading scale from the seven-point scale that has long been used.

Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan late Wednesday was named chairman of the Charlotte-based bank, becoming the lender’s first chief executive to hold the post since Ken Lewis was stripped of the title five years ago.

With little more than a month before residents go to the polls, North Carolina’s election laws plunged into turmoil on Wednesday amid a rapidly changing legal fight and the prospect of intervention by the U.S. Supreme Court.

The fight over who should run Charlotte’s airport is stalled, but the meter is still running: Lawyers’ bills for the city and the Charlotte Airport Commission have topped $1million.

Boone-based Samaritan's Purse is airlifting more than 200,000 pounds of protective supplies to Liberia to help the West African nation fight the deadly Ebola virus.

Crews will begin resurfacing a portion of East Boulevard today, a job that is expected to take about two weeks.

Paul’s support is important to some voters who were hesitant to vote for Tillis.

Trilogy Lake Norman will be geared to Baby Boomers and have 1,650 homes.

Craft Tasting Room & Growler Shop is set to open Oct. 23 in South End, offering another craft bee...

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Survivors joined track officials to apply a touch of pink to home stretch of Charlotte Motor Speedway.

A British lingerie company has introduced a quartet of shades for women of color.

The Daily Edit: 10.02.14

Fowler: Steve Smith waited two days to commit an unnecessary roughness penalty against his old team.

Panthers QB Cam Newton made his most candid comments to date about his offseason ankle surgery.

Hornets center Al Jefferson says he feels insulted by the way opponents target him on defense.

Under coach Jason Estep, Charlotte Christian has won 22 of their past 23 games and sent 19 alumni to college teams.

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin is in the Chase, but by no means does he consider his comeback from health issues and struggles on the track complete.

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