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Statesville man hurt in hot air balloon landing
A Statesville man was taken to the hospital with a serious ankle injury after the hot air balloon in which he was riding made a hard landing in eastern Iredell … Click to Continue »
Duke Energy says solar power will cost N.C. customers $1 billion too much
Duke Energy, which seeks more control over North Carolina’s fast-growing solar industry, says it will overpay solar developers $1 billion for the energy they generate over the next dozen years. … Click to Continue »
Mecklenburg County manager defends handling of health department problems
Mecklenburg County manager Dena Diorio on Friday defended her handling of the health department’s failure to notify 185 women of their test results for cervical cancer and announced a three-pronged … Click to Continue »
As CMS sees new walkouts, can schools find balance between free speech and di...
As immigration-related protests roiled Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools again Friday, district leaders, principals and teachers are struggling with the balance between free speech and unsafe disruption. At Garinger High in east Charlotte, … Click to Continue »
NAACP urges national boycott of NC over HB2, other policies
The NAACP on Friday urged religious conferences, athletic events and musicians to avoid North Carolina as part of a national boycott protesting the state’s conservative policies including a law limiting … Click to Continue »
This drone crashed inside a prison. Under new bill, pilot could wind up there...
Flying a drone over prisons and jails in North Carolina could soon become a crime, under a recently introduced bill. Earlier this month, a story in the Observer showed how … Click to Continue »
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Teen talked of killing in the name of ISIS. But the question remains, why?
Two years after his parents moved here hoping to give him a fresh start, Justin Sullivan finally began making new friends. He did not meet them at school or the … Click to Continue »