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Caught in modern-day slavery, she thought she’d die. Could this NC idea help ...
Joy Anderson was in “the game” for seven years. Known then as “Candy,” she was shuttled from city to city and hotel to hotel, tethered by crack and beatings and … Click to Continue »

Another round of protests in Charlotte demand climate change action
About 200 people gathered in Marshall Park Saturday for a second rally in as many weeks in support of policies to protect the environment. Carrying signs that included messages like … Click to Continue »

Many Charlotte interstate lights have gone dark. Help’s coming but might take...
It’s a perennial problem for Charlotte-area drivers, a situation made worse by bad weather and construction zones: Many lights on the interstates just don’t work. In fact, there are some … Click to Continue »

CMS plan’s impact on high-poverty schools becomes clearer, and it’s not much
When Superintendent Ann Clark unveiled the long-awaited plan for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools boundary changes Tuesday, she said 21 schools would see improvements in diversity. That’s far short of breaking up intense … Click to Continue »

Is CMS elementary school pairing plan innovative – or a 1970s flashback?
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ plan for assignment changes at 75 schools includes a proposal that some see as a throwback to aggressive desegregation efforts of the 1970s: Paired elementary schools. Under Superintendent … Click to Continue »

3 years before he put a gun to head of a suspect, Charlotte cop was shot in h...
The former Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer shown on a 2016 video putting his gun to an unarmed suspect’s head was himself shot during a home invasion three years before. On Oct. … Click to Continue »

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A user’s guide to the CMS boundary plan, with the latest links, tallies and s...
As Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools keeps adding details about the student assignment plan released Tuesday, we’re all getting a clearer picture of what Superintendent Ann Clark is proposing. By my count this … Click to Continue »

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Saturday's heat pays dividends for local business
Although the area fell short of a record high on Saturday, it goes down as one of the hottest days so far this year. ...

Richard Sheltra Memorial fund and race help Lumberton Fire Department back on...
It's a day to remember."The race is something awesome we get to do. For me personally, I ran the 5k, so I had 30 minu...

Man being sought after woman found dead in Rowan County
The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man connected to the death of a 53-year-old woman. Deputies say ...

York County deputies search for at-risk teen
The York County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating an at-risk 18-year-old. Jamie Lee Alliso...

Two additional cases of mumps confirmed in Watauga County
Two cases of mumps were confirmed in Watauga County on April 27 and 28, making a total of three confirmed cases in th...

Man, woman arrested after SWAT standoff in Indian Land
Deputies took a man and a woman into custody after an hours-long SWAT standoff in Lancaster County earlier this week....

Pres. George H.W. Bush discharged from hospital
Houston Methodist Hospital and Jim McGrath, spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush, released the following s...

Inmate charged with murder in NC prison guard's death
Authorities say an inmate in North Carolina has been charged with murder after brutally attacking a prison guard with...

Two arrested in police chase
A police chase involving a car filled with children ended Friday with two arrests, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg...

Crowds gather to protest I-77 toll lane project
Crowds gathered alongside Interstate-77 in Cornelius Friday evening to protest the toll lane construction project. Ma...

Police officer shoots suspect in Kannapolis
A local police officer shot a person they're calling a suspect, according to the chief of police with the Kannapolis ...

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Power companies extend agreement to keep work going on troubled V.C. Summer n...
SCANA Corp. and Santee Cooper dodged a deadline issue at their V.C. Summer nuclear plant expansion Friday, negotiatin...



BofA survey shows jump in confidence from small-business owners
A new gauge of confidence among small-business owners shows a sharp uptick over the past six months. Bank of America...



Flick picks: ‘The Circle’ draws Silicon Valley as a simplistic dystopian nigh...
The movie adaptation of Dave Eggers’ 2013 novel “The Circle” is disturbingly current three-and-a-half years later, de...



How Trump tariffs on Canadian timber could impact North Carolina
The lumber industry in North Carolina, a state with a rich canopy of forests stretching from the coast to the mountai...



Two Charlotte entrepreneurs get top N.C. SBA honors
Two Charlotte business persons have been awarded a couple of the top honors from the state office of the U.S. Small B...



Time, money and taxes weigh on troubled SCANA nuclear project
SCANA Corp.’s 30-day agreement with Westinghouse Electric Co. that allows work to continue at the $16 billion V.C. Su...



​CBJ Morning Buzz: Panthers' draft pick; Bojangles' expansion; Plans for toll...
In local news: The 2017 NFL Draft is officially underway, with teams selecting their first-round picks last night. T...



Funding talks resume between MLS bid group, city leaders
There may yet be some life in a request for city taxpayer money as part of a local bid to land a Major League Soccer ...