New SkyPark is atop parking deck, between SkyHouse towers
Features include field, tennis court, bocce ball, fire pits, dog wash
Second SkyHouse tower is under construction, opening early 2017
Politics & Government
Guard Jeremy Lin, who played for the New York Knicks, Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Lakers before signing with the Hornets in July, says he would love to re-sign with Charlotte this summer.
A new polling firm called RABA Research (RABA for Red America, Blue America) has contributed to the library of surveys on HB2 with its poll showing that half of voters disapprove of the law.
As part of a push to expand its U.S. presence, Spanish giant FC Barcelona is opening an official soccer school in Charlotte this fall, and tryouts are set to begin in a few weeks.
N.C. Treasurer Janet Cowell is poised to join her second corporate board. That carries too much potential for conflicts of interest.
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Old Navy used a photo of a mixed-race couple on Twitter to announce a big sale
The photo prompted a flurry of racist tweets and boycott threats
Interracial couples began tweeting photos of themselves, using hashtags like #LoveWins
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