As House Democrats made a Hail Mary attempt to force a vote on laws to protect gays in the workplace, Rep. Robert Pittenger, a Charlotte Republican, continued to stand by comments he made earlier this month that businesses should be free to fire employees based on their sexual orientation.

Preliminary results from an autopsy conducted on Anna Smith indicate the Appalachian State University freshman committed suicide, the Boone Police Department said Wednesday.

The former Philip Morris plant site in Concord will apparently become home to an electric battery manufacturing operation, according to help wanted ads placed online by the firm.

Gov. McCrory’s ‘Vision for North Carolina’ includes upgrading U.S. 74 from Asheville through Charlotte to Wilmington, beefed-up mass transit and improved road and rail freight routes.

Three months after a Supreme Court ruling against warrantless cellphone searches, a CMPD detective said it has made investigations more difficult.

Fraud checks are inadequate and applications are flawed, among other problems. State official says the issues are “old news” because they’ve been addressed.

Officials say one person is missing after a trench collapsed in Alexander County, WBTV reported.

We're on our way, thanks to North Carolina lawmakers.

The John M. Belk Endowment has given $2.3 million to CPCC to help the school better equip its remedial classes.

Former Bank of America CEO Hugh McColl shared his thoughts on the origins of the financial crisis...

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Steelers safety Mike Mitchell looked like the same physical guy Panthers fans remember on a hit on former teammate Steve Smith.

Charlotte’s new United Soccer Leagues Pro franchise – the Independence – was officially introduced Wednesday in uptown Charlotte.

Last weekend's upset of then-No. 17 Virginia Tech marked the third straight win for the Pirates against ACC teams, all coming on the road.

Jameis Winston has been benched for the first half of Saturday's game after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about women.

Paul Simon opened his namesake men’s clothing store in 1975 and has developed a loyal Charlotte following.

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