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Charlotte Hornets to get $5.5 million RNC payment for use of arena https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/rnc-2020/article215256030.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 18:16:30 EDT

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A mother and her son turned up for a domestic-violence case. Then ICE arrested them. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/article215232500.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 16:46:34 EDT

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Families confront NC congressman as they seek help for immigrants in sanctuary https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article215180190.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:27:53 EDT

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7 cities considered an RNC bid. Almost all dropped out quickly. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/rnc-2020/article215159385.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:23:36 EDT

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UNC students protest Silent Sam security costs during meeting of trustees https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article215101155.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:25:33 EDT

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Charter school drops wording that said students couldn’t talk about being gay https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article215040005.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:28:00 EDT

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Nevada GOP chairman: 'It’s a win-win for Republicans' to host RNC in Charlotte https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/rnc-2020/article215089640.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:03:05 EDT

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He cast the deciding vote for the RNC. Now this Democrat faces uproar from the left. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/rnc-2020/article215013540.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:48:15 EDT

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Textbook calls cancer a ‘disease of choice’ -- and it’s required reading for UNC students https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article214777375.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:22:07 EDT

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Nearly 1 in 5 NC students are opting out of traditional public schools. Does it matter? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article214708040.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:48:20 EDT

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Charlotte refuses to release details of tentative RNC deals before Monday vote https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/politics-government/article214823495.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:41:51 EDT

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Man suspected of shooting officer found, killed by police https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article215236805.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 Jul 2018 00:43:29 EDT By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article215236805.html Ticket mix-up put family on ill-fated Missouri tourist boat https://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article215283085.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 Jul 2018 00:15:30 EDT By MARGARET STAFFORD ]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article215283085.html The Latest: Hawaii mayor: Wounded officer will survive https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article215257260.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 23:33:57 EDT The Associated Press]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article215257260.html Hundreds at vigils mourn victims of 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