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Rookie USA Kids Fashion Show

Rookie USA Kids Fashion Show

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Friday's 2019 Rookie USA Kids Fashion show at Founders Hall featured the kids of athletes and celebrities...


The other big Duke-Carolina game: Will the Daily Tar Heel or The Chronicle prevail?

The other big Duke-Carolina game: Will the Daily Tar Heel or The Chronicle prevail?

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The biggest rivalry in college basketball has spawned a healthy competition — and collaboration...


Stanley, a rare white rhinoceros, has died at the NC Zoo at a ripe old age

Stanley, a rare white rhinoceros, has died at the NC Zoo at a ripe old age

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A southern white rhinoceros named Stanley who lived at the N.C. Zoo for the past 30 years died on Friday,...


How a 1984 sneaker deal for Michael Jordan evolved into a $3-billion empire

How a 1984 sneaker deal for Michael Jordan evolved into a $3-billion empire

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If the NBA All-Star Game is a celebration of basketball, having the game in Charlotte is in large part...


Please hurry: Shooting suspect used gun from victims house, 911 call released

Please hurry: Shooting suspect used gun from victims house, 911 call released

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The man charged in the shooting of three women, one fatally and assaulting three others was using a...


Piedmont Natural Gas to seek NC rate hike

Piedmont Natural Gas to seek NC rate hike

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Piedmont Natural Gas will ask for a rate hike in North Carolina this spring — its first in the...


Gastonia-based PSNC sells interest in $500M pipeline project shortly after buying in

Gastonia-based PSNC sells interest in $500M pipeline project shortly after buying in

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Gastonia-based PSNC Energy confirms it sold all of its share in the proposed Southgate MVP pipeline...


Italian machine-tool maker moving North American headquarters to Charlotte

Italian machine-tool maker moving North American headquarters to Charlotte

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An Italian machine-tool company will move its North American headquarters to Charlotte from the Northeast,...


Acquisitions by SPX Corp. are paying off — and more are likely in 2019, execs say

Acquisitions by SPX Corp. are paying off — and more are likely in 2019, execs say

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SPX Corp. reports net income of $39.2 million, or 88 cents per share, in the fourth quarter on revenue...


Payless reportedly plans to shutter all 2,300 stores; Here are its Charlotte-area locations

Payless reportedly plans to shutter all 2,300 stores; Here are its Charlotte-area locations

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Topeka, Kansas-based Payless ShoeSource Inc. intends to file for bankruptcy later this month and shut...


Leader of an elementary after-school program was also a cocaine dealer, NC cops say

Leader of an elementary after-school program was also a cocaine dealer, NC cops say

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The site leader of an after-school program in Winston-Salem is accused of leading a double life as a...


CBJ opens nominations for signature 40 Under 40 awards program

CBJ opens nominations for signature 40 Under 40 awards program

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The Charlotte Business Journal is on the hunt to find a group of young professionals who stand out from...


Mad Monster Party: a Charlotte tradition

Mad Monster Party: a Charlotte tradition

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Mad Monster Party returns to Charlotte Feb. 22-24 Mad Monster Party is back – Feb. 22-24 at The...


That trendy new CBD product in your smoothie? Its illegal, state officials say

That trendy new CBD product in your smoothie? Its illegal, state officials say

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You can buy edible products containing a cousin of marijuana all over Charlotte — but selling...


After multiple attempts, Charlotte City Council member served with civil papers

After multiple attempts, Charlotte City Council member served with civil papers

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Charlotte City Council at-large member Braxton Winston was served with divorce papers Friday morning,...


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