- Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Charlotte Updated: Oct-09-15 11:21 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Austin Dillon was leaning on his No. 33 Chevrolet praying moments before the Xfinity Series race Friday night when fireworks came crashing down on his backside.
- Kyle Busch fastest in final practice at Charlotte Updated: Oct-09-15 7:41 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Kyle Busch was the fastest Friday night in the final practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
- Title contenders eyeing win at Charlotte to ease pressure Updated: Oct-09-15 6:49 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Expect the intensity to pick up a tick in the opening race of the second round of NASCAR's playoffs. The event at Charlotte Motor Speedway ended last year with mild-mannered Matt Kenseth jumping Brad Keselowski, who had already drawn the ire of Denny Hamlin.
- Schaffer not running again for North Carolina House in 2016 Updated: Oct-09-15 5:37 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - A state House member who has championed legislation that tightened abortion rules and eased gun restrictions announced Friday she won't seek re-election next year.
- Authorities: Mall evacuated, 4 with possible carbon monoxide Updated: Oct-09-15 7:47 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Authorities say a shopping mall in North Carolina had to be evacuated and four people were taken to hospitals because of possible monoxide poisoning.
- Charlotte mall evacuated for possible carbon monoxide Updated: Oct-09-15 7:07 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - A shopping mall in Charlotte was evacuated and four people were taken to hospitals because of possible monoxide poisoning.
- Man accused of setting fire, attempting 'suicide by cop' Updated: Oct-09-15 5:19 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Police have detained a man who they say set fire to his mother's house and then fled, saying he wanted police to shoot him.
- Matt Kenseth wins pole once again at Charlotte Updated: Oct-08-15 9:05 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Matt Kenseth is back in a familiar spot at Charlotte Motor Speedway - sitting on the pole.
- Charlotte paints track to mark restart zones Updated: Oct-08-15 6:00 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Charlotte Motor Speedway has painted lines on the race track to mark where the restart zone will begin and end Saturday night.
- Food aid in jeopardy for more North Carolina healthy adults Updated: Oct-08-15 5:29 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Get a part-time job, get training, start volunteering or lose your food stamps: That's the message from Gov. Pat McCrory's administration and North Carolina lawmakers to certain healthy adults who have no dependents.
- Police officer accused in fatal shooting resigns from force Updated: Oct-08-15 4:36 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The white Charlotte police officer whose trial in the shooting death of an unarmed black man ended with a deadlocked jury has resigned from the force and reached a settlement with the city, officials said Thursday.
- Hendrick teams now guarding against parts failures in Chase Updated: Oct-07-15 1:19 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Hendrick Motorsports took time in its weekly meetings to address the parts failure that cost Jimmie Johnson a shot at a seventh championship.
- New Charlotte mayor soon after Clodfelter runoff loss Updated: Oct-07-15 9:37 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Charlotte will have a new mayor later this year after incumbent Dan Clodfelter lost in a Democratic primary runoff to the former head of the Mecklenburg County commissioners.
- Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist out 6 months after surgery Updated: Oct-06-15 9:53 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Charlotte Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is expected to miss six months after having right shoulder surgery Tuesday night.
- Harvick victory celebration raises eyebrows among rivals Updated: Oct-06-15 7:17 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - First, Kevin Harvick embarrassed the field with a dominating victory at Dover.
- Gordon thinks new tire changer can give inside information Updated: Oct-06-15 5:49 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Jeff Gordon believes his new front tire changer can improve his pit crew and give Hendrick Motorsports some inside information on the competition.
- Unbeaten Panthers finding ways to win despite injuries Updated: Oct-05-15 6:43 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Carolina Panthers keep finding ways to win football games despite injuries to key players.
- Column: Harvick advancing bad for everyone else in NASCAR Updated: Oct-05-15 5:43 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - No one would have blamed a championship contender for getting just a little bit excited when Kevin Harvick wrecked during the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
- Police: Woman shot, killed at apartment complex in Charlotte Updated: Oct-03-15 11:19 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Authorities are investigating after they say a woman was shot and killed at an apartment complex in Charlotte.
- Temple beats Charlotte 37-3 for first 4-0 start since 1974 Updated: Oct-02-15 10:59 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Jahad Thomas ran for 109 yards and two touchdowns to help Temple beat Charlotte 37-3 in the rain on Friday night for the Owls' first 4-0 start since 1974.
- Man pleads guilty to corporate espionage; awaits sentencing Updated: Oct-02-15 4:23 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - A Chinese-American researcher has pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from his U.S. employers, but his attorneys are hoping to limit the time he serves in prison.
- Statue of North Carolina native Graham endorsed by McCrory Updated: Oct-02-15 4:04 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Gov. Pat McCrory says a statue of the Rev. Billy Graham would be a worthy addition to the U.S. Capitol because he exemplifies to many North Carolina residents the state's "values, spirit and faith."
- Man pleads guilty to corporate espionage, awaits sentencing Updated: Oct-02-15 3:22 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - A researcher has pleaded guilty to charges that he stole trade secrets from his government and civilian employers, but his attorneys are hoping to limit the time he serves in prison.
- Hornets have big expectations for G Nicolas Batum Updated: Oct-02-15 2:33 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Coach Steve Clifford is intrigued with what he's seen in training camp from guard Nicolas Batum and expects the seven-year NBA veteran to play a major role with the Charlotte Hornets this season.
- Panthers LB Kuechly to miss 3rd game with concussion Updated: Oct-02-15 1:03 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly will miss his third straight game Sunday against Tampa Bay with a concussion.