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Egypt presidential hopeful calls for neutrality in elections http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195737179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:48:04 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195737179.html Pence says troops should not have to worry about shutdown http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195508479.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:07:42 EST By KEN THOMAS and TOM LoBIANCO ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195508479.html Leaders on aging prepare for funding cuts to senior services http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article195737014.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:02:37 EST By LIZ FREEMAN ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article195737014.html Remains of WWII POW Ewart Sconiers coming home http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195737004.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:01:24 EST By JIM THOMPSON ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195737004.html The Latest: VP Pence greets troops in Ireland http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195554799.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:52:17 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195554799.html US government shuts down as partisan blame game heats up http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195736424.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:38:27 EST By ZEKE MILLER, ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195736424.html In run-up to shutdown, an erosion of trust derailed talks http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195736319.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:25:23 EST By STEVE PEOPLES, ANDREW TAYLOR and JONATHAN LEMIRE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195736319.html US government shuts down; Dems, GOP blame each other http://www.charlotteobserver.com/latest-news/article195508059.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:08:49 EST By ZEKE MILLER, ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/latest-news/article195508059.html Anacortes company aids NASA research in Antarctica http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195735404.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:03:07 EST By KIMBERLY CAUVEL ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195735404.html New tax bill will provides boost to booming beer industry http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195735299.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:02:35 EST By PEREGRINE FRISSELL ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195735299.html Manson follower Leslie Van Houten denied parole by governor http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article195734769.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:00:30 EST By ANDREW DALTON ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article195734769.html Government Shutdown: What's closed, who is affected? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article195733969.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:40:19 EST By RICHARD LARDNER ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article195733969.html Shutdown is first since 2013, but not exceptional http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733949.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:40:19 EST By MATTHEW DALY ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733949.html Governor denies parole for Manson follower Leslie Van Houten http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article195726584.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:18 EST By ANDREW DALTON ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article195726584.html AP Explains: Congress has shut down the govt. Now what? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:43 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733544.html The Latest: Schumer says Trump 'backed off' deal http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195516669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:12:52 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195516669.html Analysis: Emboldened Democrats take a risk on a shutdown http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733114.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:09:07 EST By JULIE PACE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733114.html Senate roll vote on bill to prevent government shutdown http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733029.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:06:39 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195733029.html Analysis: Trump support carries rewards and risks for Israel http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195733024.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:04:34 EST By JOSEF FEDERMAN ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195733024.html Organizers: Tens of thousands expected for NYC women's march http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195732899.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:02:29 EST The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195732899.html South Korea asks North to explain canceled visit http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195726589.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00:24 EST By TONG-HYUNG KIM ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article195726589.html Bad timing: Shutdown spoils Trump's 1-year festivities http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195640599.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:47:55 EST By JILL COLVIN ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195640599.html Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme Court http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195731944.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:43:42 EST By MARK SHERMAN ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195731944.html A year later, Trump bends, but doesn't break, Washington http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195731909.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:39:56 EST By JULIE PACE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195731909.html Fort Collins police using drones in crash investigations http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195378289.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:01:00 EST By CASSA NIEDRINGHAUS ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article195378289.html As motorcycle deaths rise, some celebrate freedom http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article194880639.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:01:00 EST By EILEEN JOYCE and ED MAHON, York Daily Record ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article194880639.html Think Tanks: Blurred lines of fact, fiction, interest groups http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article194880969.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:01:00 EST By NAOMI CREASON, The (Carlisle) Sentinel ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article194880969.html Denver labor program for homeless expanding after success http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195369364.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 02:01:00 EST By JON MURRAY ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article195369364.html