Ex-NBA star Lamar Odom found unresponsive in Nevada brothel

(Reuters) – Former NBA star Lamar Odom was hospitalized on Tuesday after he was found unresponsive at a Nevada brothel, […]
By Glenn Burkins | October 14, 2015

Janet Jackson notches seventh No. 1 album

With her "Unbreakable" album perched at No. 1, Janet Jackson became only the third musician to achieve a chart-topping record in each of the past four decades.
By Piya Sinha-Roy | Reuters | October 12, 2015

Their Best days ahead: Nepherterra and Kendric say ‘I do’

Nepherterra Estrada and Kendric Best said ‘I Do’ September 4, 2015 on the beautiful sands of Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
By Qcity Staff | October 11, 2015

Susan Patterson to retire from Knight Foundation

Patterson works as program director for Charlotte at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. She will retire at the end of the year, the foundation announced Wednesday.
By QCity Metro Staff | October 7, 2015

Coming to Davidson College: Ta-Nehisi Coates

Tickets to hear Ta-Nehisi Coates speak at Davidson College on Nov. 16 will be available to the public on Thursday, […]
By QCity Metro Staff | September 29, 2015

Cornel West: American children living in poverty ‘a moral disgrace’

For the second time this month, Cornel West, the provocative philosophy professor, political pundit and author of nearly two dozen […]
By Glenn Burkins | September 25, 2015

Harvey Gantt honored for his lifetime work

Former Charlotte Mayor Harvey Gantt has been named winner of the 2015 John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities, which […]
By Glenn Burkins | September 9, 2015

Putney: Weekend killings linked to gang-like activity

As Charlotte-Mecklenburg police work overtime to solve a string of weekend shootings, Chief Kerr Putney said the department will take […]
By Glenn Burkins | September 9, 2015

Which Cornel West event should you attend?

The month of September will see Cornel West in Charlotte twice to deliver talks on social and economic justice – […]
By Glenn Burkins | September 9, 2015

Actress Laverne Cox will speak at N.C. Central

North Carolina Central University will kick off its 2015-2016 Lyceum Series with a visit from actress Laverne Cox, who co-stars […]
By Glenn Burkins | September 9, 2015