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Pay raises approved for UNC chancellors

The UNC Board of Governors approved 2016-2017 salary increases for 16 UNC-system chancellors Friday, with raises ranging from 1.5 to 16.1 percent. Chancellors already making the most money got some of the largest raises.

Politics & Government

North Carolina lawmakers tiptoe around NATO concerns

NATO will soon play a crucial role in stamping out the overseas threat posed by the Islamic State. North Carolina lawmakers have been cautious not to rail against an anti-alliance message by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump while highlighting the importance and value of the multinational relationship. Maintaining a careful balance between public support and quiet opposition has become an art form in the 2016 presidential election.



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Changes to Quail Hollow course

Johnny Harris, Quail Hollow Club president, talks about hosting the PGA next year and how changes to the golf course will be a challenge for the world's best golfers.
Video by John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
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Changes to Quail Hollow course

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Construction progresses at airport

Passenger on Charlotte flight charged with attacking flight crew 1:40

Passenger on Charlotte flight charged with attacking flight crew

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