The City of Charlotte will not add sexual orientation and gender identity to its non-discrimination ordinance. Late Monday night, after removing language that would have allowed transgender people to use the bathroom of their choice, city council voted 6-5 against the proposed changes. 07:11 AM
The North Carolina Zoo is scheduled to reopen Tuesday. It's been closed for seven days as zoo officials waited for ice to melt on five miles of pathways and bridges.
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It is National Pancake Day, which means anyone who makes a donation to Children's Miracle Network hospitals or other designated local charities will receive free pancakes at IHOP.
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Charlotte Family Flocks to Healthier Lifestyle with Backyard Chickens
Making healthy changes in the kitchen is always good for families and one Charlotte mom has decided to do something a little different in her backyard. About this time last year, Kacy Pleasants decided to make a change—already on a path to healthier eating, she took it one step further. 09:38 AM
Artist of Bill Clinton Portrait Reveals Secret
The painting hangs in the national portrait gallery. Shanks says Clinton always hated the portrait. 09:02 AM
Three Horses Injured, One Killed After Falling Into Pond
Emergency crews used chains, saws, and an axe before tying a rope around the surviving horse's neck and guiding it to safety. 07:44 AM
Gov. McCrory Offers Public Education Hints in Budget Proposal
Gov. Pat McCrory says his two-year budget proposal for legislators would give North Carolina public school administrators more flexibility to offer raises to experienced teachers and to pay for textbooks or computers for classrooms. 07:51 AM
Bills Addressing NC Gas Tax, Incentives Undergo House Debate
North Carolina lawmakers are primed to debate what changes should be made to fiscal incentives offered companies to persuade them to build in the state. 07:23 AM
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United Healthcare: Negotiations Hung up on Reimbursements
Negotiations flat-lined between the two over the weekend, and the effects could be bad news for patients and hospitals around the Carolinas. 03/02/2015 04:40 PM
Rare Blood Disease Doesn't Stop Rowan Man From Running
The United States Running Association tracks people who run at least a mile every day for more than 20 years. A handful of North Carolinians are on that list, including a 73-year-old from Faith. 03/02/2015 06:05 PM
One in Three NC Bridges Not Up to Standard
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NC Teenagers Easily Buy E-Cigs Online
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