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Who Just Raised A $225 Million Financing in North Carolina?

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It was big news in Charlotte, North Carolina where AvidXchange announced the groundbreaking on a new headquarters complex in the N.C. Their experience in Charlotte has been similar to ours in Boulder, as they made it their home and immediately went to work building their next business and their life. When the opportunity to invest in one of the fastest growing, and most significant tech companies in Charlotte appeared, we couldn’t resist.

Solar farm approved for long-closed site of Charlotte dump

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CHARLOTTE — A Charlotte landfill closed for nearly 50 years will soon finally find new life as a solar farm

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Feds have launched criminal investigation of Charlotte School of Law, documents show

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Federal prosecutors in Charlotte appear to have been investigating Charlotte School of Law for more than a year, according to newly unsealed court documents in Florida

UPDATED: Cam Newton breaks two bones in his back in wreck in Charlotte

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Quarterback Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers suffered two fractures in his back Tuesday in a two-car crash at one of Charlotte’s most dangerous intersections

Cam Newton left with fractures after vehicle collision in Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE – Panthers quarterback Cam Newton suffered fractures to his lower back in a two-car crash Tuesday and will spend the night in the hospital, a team spokesman said Tuesday

NC congressman says Charlotte protesters 'hate white people'

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Charlotte high school band director faces charge

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CHARLOTTE — A band director and teacher at a high school in Charlotte has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a student

Charlotte high school band director faces charge

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A band director and teacher at a high school in Charlotte has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a student

New construction projects begin at Charlotte airport

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CHARLOTTECharlotte Douglas International Airport has kicked off a 10-year, $2.5 billion construction program including changes to the terminal, roads and airfield

Startup Blog: Startup Basics Recap from Interview

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As an example, note the enthusiasm exhibited by a local business owner as highlighted in the Fox News in Charlotte, NC June 5, 2011 in a story covered by Renee LaSalle. Other articles can be found in the Charlotte, NC- small business section of Examiner.com.

Cirque du Soleil scraps Greensboro, Charlotte shows after HB2 passage

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NEW YORK — The Canadian-based circus company Cirque du Soleil is cancelling upcoming stops in North Carolina by two of its touring shows to protest a state law that limits anti-discrimination protecti

Man found shot to death in wreck on busy Charlotte highway

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Authorities say a man has been found shot to death in a vehicle that wrecked on a busy Charlotte highway

Charlotte man sentenced in $4 million tax fraud scheme

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — A Charlotte man has been sentenced to three years and five months in federal prison for his role in a $4 million fraudulent tax return scheme

Moving sidewalk catches fire at Charlotte airport

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Authorities say six people suffered minor injuries after a fire on a moving sidewalk at Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Unarmed man killed by Charlotte police was former FAMU player

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CHARLOTTE — The deadly encounter was set in motion when a former college football player survived a wreck and went searching for help in the middle of the night. A frightened woman heard him pounding

Gunman at Charlotte mall shot, killed, report says

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CHARLOTTE — A gunman was shot and killed by police at Northlake Mall on Christmas Eve, according to WBTV.

Obama to address American Legion in Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE — N.C. Kay Hagan criticized the Obama administration Friday for not doing enough to help military veterans and fix problems within the Veterans Administration, comments made just days b

3 UNC Charlotte fraternities suspended for hazing

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Three fraternities at a University of North Carolina campus have been suspended for hazing and other infractions

3 UNC-Charlotte fraternities suspended for hazing

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CHARLOTTE — Three fraternities at a University of North Carolina campus have been suspended for hazing and other infractions

Crawford, Woods help Deacons roll past Charlotte 49ers 80-57

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Bryant Crawford scored 17 points and Keyshawn Woods scored 15 against his old team as Wake Forest defeated Charlotte 80-57 and continued to surge after a sluggish start to the season

Truck dumps 50,000 pounds of raw potatoes on I-77 in Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE — Potatoes are everywhere on a North Carolina road, but these spuds aren't loaded or mashed and ready to eat

Charlotte holds off High Point 70-67

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Hudson Price had 17 points, Najee Garvin added 13 and Charlotte held off High Point 70-67 on Friday night

3 Steps to Building a High-Performance Culture

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Charlotte Petris explains the significance of a high-performance culture, and how it improves your bottom line

Missing Charlotte woman, 8-year-old daughter found safe

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LOUIS — A missing Charlotte woman and her 8-year-old daughter, who hadn’t been seen since Monday afternoon, have been found safe in Missouri

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Daimler Trucks to cut 1,200 jobs in Gaston, Rowan counties

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CHARLOTTE — Daimler Trucks is eliminating more than 1,200 jobs at plants in Gaston and Rowan counties

Charlotte police officer walks in on armed robbery underway

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CHARLOTTE — A Charlotte police officer walked in on an armed robbery in progress at a gas station and placed the gunman under arrest

Charlotte police fear 'emotional state' of mom who disappeared with 8-year-old daughter

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public’s help in finding a south Charlotte mother who is missing with her 8-year-old daughter

Charlotte police: Man tried to kidnap girl at Christmas show

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CHARLOTTE — Authorities say a man attempted to kidnap an 11-year-old girl at a Christmas show in North Carolina

Chattanooga beats Charlotte 64-50 behind Chatman's 23 points

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AP) — Rodney Chatman scored 23 points and made seven of eight free throws and Chattanooga beat Charlotte 64-50 on Sunday for the 49ers' fourth straight loss CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP)

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Morganton man shoots hunter; victim airlifted to Charlotte

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A duck hunter was airlifted to a Charlotte hospital Saturday morning after being shot by another hunter in Burke County, according to a press release from the N.C.

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One dead in officer-involved shooting in Charlotte

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CHARLOTTECharlotte-Mecklenburg police fatally shot one person Thursday in east Charlotte, police said

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Charlotte man kills wife, mother and himself, and also critically injures pre-teen daughter, police say

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CHARLOTTE — Authorities say three people are dead and one injured after a man shot his family before killing himself in North Carolina

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