- Haruka Morita-WanyaoLu wins Symetra Classic Updated: May-23-15 9:29 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Haruka Morita-WanyaoLu won the Symetra Classic on Saturday for her Symetra Tour title, beating Canada's Augusta James with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff.
- All-Star winner Hamlin confident in Charlotte double Updated: May-23-15 6:18 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Denny Hamlin's not sure he could be more confident coming into the Coca-Cola 600 with how he has performed the past two weeks at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
- Austin Dillon wins Xfinity race at Charlotte Updated: May-23-15 6:15 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Austin Dillon's driving was good.
- Xfinity driver Jamie Dick crashes Charlotte Updated: May-23-15 4:12 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - A week after metal went through his windshield and struck his helmet, driver Jamie Dick hit the wall hard Saturday during the Xfinity series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
- Ex-president of classic car firm facing ID theft charges Updated: May-23-15 3:58 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The former president of a Charlotte-based classic car dealership is set to be sentenced next month after reaching a plea deal on federal mail fraud and identity-theft charges.
- W.Va. Senate president to be Coca Cola 600 honorary starter Updated: May-23-15 9:05 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Senate President Bill Cole will be the honorary starter for the Coca Cola 600 NASCAR race this weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina.
- Single duty: Kurt Busch brings double lessons to Charlotte Updated: May-22-15 3:23 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - There's no bank of TV cameras surrounding Kurt Busch's hauler, no one monitoring his fluid intake to prevent dehydration, no golf cart waiting to whisk him away from NASCAR practice and off to Indianapolis. This year, Busch is glad to have his focus solely on the Coca-Cola 600.
- Developer set to buy Charlotte Observer property Updated: May-22-15 5:26 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Charlotte-based developer Lincoln Harris is under contract to buy the Charlotte Observer's 9.4-acre uptown headquarters site as the newspaper offices plan to relocate.
- Kenseth wins pole for NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 Updated: May-21-15 9:27 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Matt Kenseth is hoping history repeats itself Sunday night at the Coca-Cola 600.
- Logano: NASCAR can learn from IndyCar on safety crews Updated: May-21-15 6:40 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Joey Logano said NASCAR can learn something from the near-fatal accident involving IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe this week and the importance of having a regular safety crew at each race.
- Duke begins removing coal ash from dump near Charlotte Updated: May-21-15 5:48 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Duke Energy has begun what will be the years-long process of digging up coal ash from its unlined dumps and North Carolina and removing it to safer storage.
- Kevin Harvick on top heading to NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 Updated: May-21-15 4:24 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Kevin Harvick is right where he usually is when the Coca-Cola 600 rolls around on the schedule: On top and seeking even more success.
- Overbooked flight leads to under-dressed traveler at airport Updated: May-21-15 2:26 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - After dressing down a gate agent about an overbooked flight, an angry would-be passenger apparently decided he would get undressed.
- Daimler employees working with SC Habitat group Updated: May-21-15 4:06 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Nearly 175 Daimler employees are teaming up with Habitat for Humanity to help some families get situated in their own homes.
- Census: Population of Charlotte now in excess of 800,000 Updated: May-21-15 12:05 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Charlotte has grown by 16,000 people in a year and now the largest city in the Carolinas has a population in excess of 800,000.
- Smith, Labonte head up NASCAR Hall of Fame class Updated: May-20-15 7:38 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Speedway Motorsports Executive Chairman Bruton Smith and two-time Sprint Cup champion Terry Labonte topped the newest group of five headed to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
- Baby on board: NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski a father Updated: May-20-15 3:42 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski is a first-time father, welcoming a daughter this week.
- Panthers cut former 4th-round pick Kugbila Updated: May-20-15 2:50 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - The Carolina Panthers have released injury-plagued guard Edmund Kugbila, a former fourth-round draft pick who never played in a game for the team.
- 37 members of international gang indicted in NC Updated: May-20-15 11:43 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Thirty-seven members of the international gang known as "MS-13" face racketeering and conspiracy charges following their indictment by a federal grand jury in North Carolina.
- A half million South Carolinians to travel this weekend Updated: May-20-15 11:04 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - With gas prices the lowest on Memorial Day in six years, more than a half million South Carolinians are expected to travel more than 50 miles from home during the upcoming holiday weekend.
- Low gas prices mean more travelers in NC this Memorial Day Updated: May-20-15 10:55 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - More than a million North Carolinians are expected to hit the highways this Memorial Day for the start of the summer travel season.
- Panthers LB Davis takes 5-lap spin with Earnhardt Jr. Updated: May-19-15 5:53 pm
CONCORD, North Carolina - Not a lot scares Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis so he was comfortable going a few laps around Charlotte Motor Speedway at 165 mph with NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.
- Therapy dogs helping Charlotte airport passengers de-stress Updated: May-19-15 1:25 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Passengers at the Charlotte airport can now expect a welcome from some furry volunteers.
- Oh, baby: NASCAR driver Kyle Busch is now a father Updated: May-19-15 9:09 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Baby on board.
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief announces retirement Updated: May-18-15 4:45 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Rodney Monroe says he is retiring from the post on July 1, ending seven years on the job.