State inspectors are looking at a stretch of Interstate 85 with drainage issues that turned one southbound lane into a sheet of ice early Sunday, contributing to crashes that killed a Gastonia limousine driver and sent a woman to the hospital.

Parents have been complaining at least since the 1990s about the proliferation of school testing, which they say limits classroom creativity and puts too much pressure on children.

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee came to First Baptist Church of Charlotte on Thursday night to woo the white evangelical voters from the South he will need if, as expected, he makes another run for the White House in 2016.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will focus on literacy and developing talented leaders in the coming year, and the district is positioned to make more progress in student achievement, Superintendent Ann Clark said Thursday at the district’s State of our Schools speech.

Police have charged a suspect in Wednesday night’s fatal shooting of Erick Jamaal Neely, 19, at a gas station in southwest Charlotte.

“Selma” wasn’t the only film about race to get short shrift from Oscar voters this past year. Grade: B

Three people were taken to local hospitals following a triple shooting in west Charlotte Thursday evening.

Uptown spot still working on its formula

Is the former Alaska governor and vice presidential candidate starting to get the "fading star" treatment?

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Just as NASCAR is set to honor its legends, it welcomed its newest rising star to the premier Sprint Cup Series.

Rasheed Sulaimon is the first player to be kicked off the basketball team in coach Mike Krzyzewski’s 35 years at Duke.

The Hornets will need to make up for Kemba Walker's 18.8 points, 5.2 assists and 1.4 steals per game, all team highs.

Wendell Scott, the first African-American driver to get a racing license in NASCAR, will be inducted Friday into the Hall of Fame.

The Seahawks’ zone-read attack at times looks more like a power running game.

Dalen and Devon Dotson’s competitive nature is helping to put the Providence basketball team back on track.

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