<![CDATA[National Politics News | The Charlotte Observer & CharlotteObserver.com]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/ en-us Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:45:07 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:45:07 EST National Politics 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Manhunt underway after 3 killed at Maryland office shooting http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179475156.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:43 EDT By JULIET LINDERMAN ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179475156.html Records: Des Moines officer didn't warn man before shooting http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179501321.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:34:27 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179501321.html Lane County workers go on strike http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179501316.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:34:27 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179501316.html Tillerson: US seeks accountability for Myanmar abuses http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179482461.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:34:27 EDT By MATTHEW LEE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179482461.html Colorado deputy resigned days before body found in fire http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179490336.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:14 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179490336.html Nebraska proposal would give $1.1B in property tax relief http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179499941.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:14 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179499941.html Karen Pence: 'All of us could benefit from art therapy' http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article179452021.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:13 EDT By DARLENE SUPERVILLE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article179452021.html Poll: Big partisan gap in views on gender equality in the US http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179497966.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:43 EDT By DAVID CRARY ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179497966.html Sessions defends Comey firing, ties it to Clinton email case http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article179447246.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:30:13 EDT By SADIE GURMAN and ERIC TUCKER ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article179447246.html Split Senate votes to let charter schools get regional taxes http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179499471.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:28:37 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179499471.html Former state Rep. Barnes considering run for lt. gov. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179499446.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:28:37 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179499446.html Kenya vote chief says 'difficult' to have credible election http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179441811.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:28:35 EDT By TOM ODULA ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179441811.html AG asks cops to investigate sexual harassment at Statehouse http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179499391.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:28:05 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article179499391.html EU switches summit venue over toxic fumes issue http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179498191.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:24:23 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179498191.html US-backed Syrian forces clear Raqqa after driving out IS http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179447731.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:23:54 EDT By SARAH EL DEEB ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179447731.html Turkey's top diplomat won't buckle to US 'impositions' http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179449656.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:23:54 EDT By SUZAN FRASER ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179449656.html The Latest: Somalia leader urges fractured nation to unite http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179448601.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:22:17 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179448601.html Hungarian who helped Jews flee Holocaust honored in Budapest http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179497881.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:22:16 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179497881.html Democrats slam GOP budget on taxes, health care cuts http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179497336.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:21:49 EDT By ANDREW TAYLOR ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179497336.html Family of slain sergeant says Trump showed "disrespect" http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179447471.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:17:40 EDT By JONATHAN LEMIRE and CALVIN WOODWARD ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179447471.html Trump gives more mixed signals in bipartisan health deal http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article179447451.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:15:55 EDT By ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/article179447451.html Wisconsin Senate committee OKs hemp farming bill http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179466376.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:15:32 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179466376.html The Latest: Trump denies Rep. Wilson's account of his words http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article179477136.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:13:49 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article179477136.html Walker rides Harley, jogs in new video touting record http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179448996.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:13:27 EDT By SCOTT BAUER ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179448996.html US allies air concerns about Trump's 'Buy American' order http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179460586.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:11:43 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179460586.html Record field goal proves life's a kick for swede in Texas http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/article179494426.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:11:43 EDT By JON MARK BEILUE ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/article179494426.html Trump: US faces 'once in a lifetime opportunity' on taxes http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179494416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:11:22 EDT By KEN THOMAS ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179494416.html Christie appoints new leader for state police http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179494396.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:11:22 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article179494396.html Kentucky seeks big pension changes to stem tide of red ink http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179475346.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:09:36 EDT By ADAM BEAM ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/business/national-business/article179475346.html Body of missing protester may have been found in Argentina http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179489721.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:09:36 EDT By VICTOR CAIVANO ]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article179489721.html