<![CDATA[National News |]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/ en-us Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:25:07 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:25:07 EST National 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) She left her kids home alone to go get drunk and dance on the bar at Applebee’s, Texas cops say http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209441699.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:02:03 EDT

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Husband planned to light 51 candles to celebrate his wife. He died trying, Utah family says http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209403859.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:00:46 EDT

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Israeli fire in new Gaza border protest kills 4 Palestinians http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article209415589.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:50:42 EDT By FARES AKRAM and KARIN LAUB ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article209415589.html Texas 8th-graders told to list 'positive' aspects of slavery for history assignment http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209428564.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:04:02 EDT

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No, mom, the moon won't glow green for the first time in 420 years. It's weed day http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209432004.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:17:25 EDT

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He said the family that took him in was 'weird' — and killed them with a pipe wrench, Minnesota cops say http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209423049.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:18:35 EDT

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'They were her life.' Missouri mom sees her house burn with her four sons inside http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209417519.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:13:03 EDT

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'Queers will burn': Gay Kansas teacher quits, moves to California after harassment http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209422839.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:07:31 EDT

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'Coward' shot and killed two Florida deputies eating lunch at restaurant, Gilchrist sheriff says http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209394914.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 20:38:03 EDT

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Rapper said he'd never 'ride with any drugs,' then flew to Atlanta with 440 lbs of pot, feds say http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209417174.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:26:58 EDT

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Don't worry about being 'very unattractive' — you could be richer for it, study says http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article209417524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:58:25 EDT

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