Gov. McCrory chairs the Outer Continental Shelf Governors Coalition consisting of coastal state governors favoring offshore energy development. The governor said in a statement that responsible development of gas and oil off the coast will create thousands of jobs and generate billions in tax revenue.
In July, Winston-Salem based Reynolds American announced the takeover of Greensboro-based Lorillard.
They were arrested in a drug bust yesterday in the Catawba Heights Neighborhood. 09:58 AM
A number of organizations hosted a 'state of our rivers' event on Tuesday, near the site of the spill. The EPA has done quarterly sampling tests on the Dan River's water since the spill and believe the river is thriving. 09:38 AM
Wednesday also will feature a march to the Legislative Building and demonstration by ministers and other activists led by the state NAACP opposed to Republican policies. 07:09 AM
The first Republican-led confirmation hearing of the Obama administration is about to get underway as the Senate Judiciary Committee considers President Barack Obama's nominee for attorney general. 07:29 AM
2015 North American International Auto Show
Our Ed Keiner shares some of his favorite highlights from this year's 2015 North American International Auto Show.
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The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School Board named Ann Clark as its superintendent on Tuesday evening. 01/27/2015 09:45 PM
Google Fiber is coming to Charlotte and the City of Oaks after the company announced the expansion in both the Queen City and Raleigh Tuesday afternoon, offering customers another option for high speed internet. 01/27/2015 05:50 PM
More than $1,000 worth of gardening equipment is gone. The loss was discovered on Jan. 22. It's a theft that could impact food donations that feed hundreds every year. 01/27/2015 05:40 PM
Mecklenburg County and the City of Charlotte are working together on new ideas for the former site of Eastland Mall. 01/27/2015 04:44 PM
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested two suspects tied to an assault at Northridge Middle School that left a 14-year-old boy with serious injuries. The incident happened during a basketball game two weeks ago. 01/27/2015 04:25 PM