A little more than a year into his tenure as Charlotte’s city manager, Marcus Jones has made significant changes among the city’s highest-paid staff, moving some long-time leaders into lesser roles or retirement.
The city of Charlotte has unveiled 45 new projects intended to make the SouthPark area more walkable and bike-friendly, including a trail along Fairview Road and another that would link Park Road Park and McMullen Creek Greeway.
President Donald Trump backed arming educators to stop mass shootings as students and parents from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., pleaded with him to make America’s schools safer.
World leaders are calling for an urgent cease-fire in Syria on Thursday as government forces pounded the eastern suburbs of the capital in an unrelenting campaign that has left hundreds of people dead in recent days.
President Donald Trump says he's considering pulling U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers from California because he claims the state is giving his administration "no help" in targeting the violent MS-13 gang.
Puerto Rico's governor says experts at George Washington University will lead an in-depth review to determine the number of deaths caused by Hurricane Maria amid accusations that the U.S. territory has undercounted the toll.