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70 people in one house? That led investigators to Charlotte taxi fraud scheme

70 people in one house? That led investigators to Charlotte taxi fraud scheme

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Seventy people listing the same Waxhaw address helped state investigators crack a Charlotte taxi and...


Survey: N.C. voters overwhelmingly oppose letting Duke Energy charge customers for coal ash cleanup

Survey: N.C. voters overwhelmingly oppose letting Duke Energy charge customers for coal ash cleanup

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Duke Energy gets bad news in a new poll on N.C. voter attitudes on energy: Three-quarters of voters...


J.C. Penney to Close 6 NC Stores

J.C. Penney to Close 6 NC Stores

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J.C. Penney officials announced they will soon be closing 138 stores nationwide including six North...


My heart is breaking, Ballantyne preschool owner says of molestation cases

My heart is breaking, Ballantyne preschool owner says of molestation cases

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The owner of a Ballantyne preschool shuttered by the state this week said her heart is breaking “for...


Charlotte IT consulting firm Levvel raises $3M

Charlotte IT consulting firm Levvel raises $3M

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Charlotte-based Levvel announced this week it has completed a $3 million equity raise. The IT consulting...


UNC professor charged with duplicating child pornography, loses job

UNC professor charged with duplicating child pornography, loses job

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A UNC archaeology professor was arrested last month on child pornography charges and lost his job, according...


Senate leaders Facebook page used for legislative business, campaign

Senate leaders Facebook page used for legislative business, campaign

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State Senate leader Phil Berger has embraced social media, both for his legislative staff and his re-election...


Flick picks: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ revels in cinematic spectacle

Flick picks: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ revels in cinematic spectacle

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A quarter of a century after “Beauty and the Beast” solidified Disney’s animation...


Why latest jobs report holds both good and bad news for metro Charlotte

Why latest jobs report holds both good and bad news for metro Charlotte

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The largest number of jobs lost in metro Charlotte between December and January came in the trade, transportation...


Votes on Sharon Lane project, mixed-use building and more on city agenda

Votes on Sharon Lane project, mixed-use building and more on city agenda

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The third Monday of the month means another Charlotte zoning meeting, where a number of projects will...


Construction begins on Renaissance child-development center

Construction begins on Renaissance child-development center

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Construction has begun on a new child-development facility at The Renaissance public-housing community....


Is Twitter the new vehicle for LGBTQ activism?

Is Twitter the new vehicle for LGBTQ activism?

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Two North Carolina politicians have come under fire for their use of Twitter. Sen. Joel Ford issued...


Trump\'s \'America First\' budget cuts funding for UN and after school programs

Trump's 'America First' budget cuts funding for UN and after school programs

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Director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney, outlined the impact of President Donald...


Man charged in murder off Pineville-Matthews Road is in country illegally, says ICE

Man charged in murder off Pineville-Matthews Road is in country illegally, says ICE

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The killing of a 24-year-old man in his south Charlotte home on Thursday has attracted the attention...


A year later, HB2 has cost North Carolina millions. How much worse will it get?

A year later, HB2 has cost North Carolina millions. How much worse will it get?

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House Bill 2 has cost North Carolina a year of lost NCAA and ACC championships, an NBA All-Star Game,...


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