A teen who was elected prom king with nearly 50 percent of the vote is not apologizing for wearing a dress to the Powdersville High prom in Greenville, South Carolina. Now, he's talking about wearing one to graduation.
“Fox & Friends” co-host Ainsley Earhardt reveals the inspiration behind her hot-selling, faith-themed memoir “The Light Within Me” and — on another subject entirely — why she’s been flying to Charlotte every weekend since February.
North Carolina native Brooklyn Decker has made it a habit to post less than glamorous photos of herself on social media, and she did it again Wednesday with an image of herself using a breast pump between business meetings. The supermodel and actress is helping to launch a new fashion-advice company for women.
Every Harry Potter fan has at one point or another daydreamed about attending Hogwarts. The fantasy is the subject of fan fiction, amateur movies and theme park rides. Everyone wants to know what it would be like to attend J.K. Rowling's school of witchcraft and wizardry.
As he arrived only Monday, it's unlikely the fanfare surrounding the royal baby will die down any time soon. There are names to consider, photos to be seen, fashion choices to scrutinize and adorable waves from his sister to fawn over.
The mountain laurels are blooming in the South adding to what has been an incredible spring. No doubt under Mother Nature's watch full eye the mountain laurel bloom will progress northward in amazing fashion.
We usually review four or five products each week, but the new Nintendo Labo is so engaging and entertaining that it deserves its very own column. Before we start, there are three important things you need to know about Labo.
Will Caroline Jones take off her shoes on Friday night during her five-song opening set for Jimmy Buffett at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte? Find out that and more as we lay bare five things to know about this rising country singer-songwriter.
Fashion icon André Leon Talley, raised in Durham by his grandmother, curated the Mint Museum's new Oscar de la Renta exhibition, and is the subject of a new fashion documentary, "The Gospel According to Andre."
Charlotte's first Shake Shack opens Thursday in Park Road Shopping Center, with off-the-menu items (but without one new burger) and more details about that planned second location in Blakeney. Is a third location in the works?
Chang and Eng Bunker were conjoined twins and were famous as a traveling freak show before settling in North Carolina. New facts about the 'Siamese twins' are in the new book "Inseparable" by Yunte Huang.
Pastry chef Ashley Bivens Boyd of 300 East is influencing desserts at restaurants all over Charlotte, with creative ingredients, artistic flourishes and unusual touches that she shares with other chefs.
Two bodies appeared to be covered in mold and the facial area of a third body was covered in unknown fluids at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit on Wednesday, when state regulators inspected the establishment and ordered its closure.
Over a decades-long career defending some of Charlotte’s biggest names as a feared attorney, his own name came to be well-known. But at 73 years old, he finds himself recovering from a debilitating stroke. So where does Bill Diehl go from here?
Now in its 10th year, The Charlotte Observer's Summer Camp Fund has sent more than 3,000 kids to a variety of day and sleep-away camp thanks to the generosity of Observer readers and the community. More than $1.5 million has been raised to date.
Major fashion VIPs like designer Cynthia Rowley and Vogue editor Andre Leon Talley, plus actress January Jones, will be in Charlotte to celebrate Capitol boutique's 20th anniversary and attend 2 events at the Mint Museum.