<![CDATA[Special Reports |]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/ en-us Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:04:03 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:04:03 EST Special Reports 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Read the full NC prison investigation: Wrong side of the bars? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153975449.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:20:23 EDT

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Against the Odds: Are big winners gaming the NC lottery? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/against-all-odds/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 05 Oct 2016 09:03:15 EDT http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/against-all-odds/ Death by the River: The Fisherman's Defense http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/death-by-the-river/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 20:44:29 EDT http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/death-by-the-river/ Fatally flawed: Faulty investigations devastate families http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/nc-medical-examiners/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:52:58 EST http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/nc-medical-examiners/ Nonprofit hospitals thrive on profits http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/prognosis-profits/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:02:27 EST http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/prognosis-profits/ Shocking phone call reveals link between former classmates http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/myers-park/#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:13:04 EST http://charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/myers-park/ Charlotte’s homicide rate hits 12-year high. Here are the victims’ stories. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article183978436.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:32:21 EST

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25 inmates told the same disturbing story: Officers turned rural road crew into torture. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article152337452.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 11:48:00 EDT

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‘Everybody dozes’: Prison officers sleep on the job, putting lives at risk https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article190975369.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Dec 2017 09:32:56 EST

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Lawmakers decry ‘shocking’ prison corruption uncovered by the Observer https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article155319679.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 Jun 2017 14:27:27 EDT

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Secret gesture, bloody shanks: Did prison officials allow this deadly attack? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article152332332.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 11:29:00 EDT

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NC governor ‘troubled’ by prison corruption revealed in Observer investigation https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article154066604.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 15:17:23 EDT

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Officers called it the ‘boom-boom room.’ Inmates found out why. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article152335532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 11:42:00 EDT

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Prison officer flashed Bloods signs on Facebook, photos with gangster https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153382329.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 14:45:00 EDT

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Here’s how NC could fight corruption in its prisons https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153605534.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 15:17:49 EDT

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This NC prison manager is accused of helping inmates attack other prisoners https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153608054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 15:27:37 EDT

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This inmate says a prison employee gave him cologne, steroids - and a poodle https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153556699.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 12:48:36 EDT

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NC prison officer planned to behead 2 people. Then the FBI stepped in. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153614774.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 15:48:25 EDT

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How much training do NC prison officers get? ‘You’re kicked out to the wolves.’ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/article153618034.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 15:59:30 EDT

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What was Billy Graham like? Let the people who knew him best explain. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203220804.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 03 Mar 2018 19:01:26 EST

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In life, presidents embraced Billy Graham. In death, he has same pull for politicians. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203094529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 12:51:52 EST

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Billy Graham celebrated, laid to rest in hometown during his ‘Last Crusade’ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203043644.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 07:40:25 EST

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Here are some of the big names who attended Billy Graham’s funeral https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203060264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 10:39:52 EST

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‘America’s Pastor’: Evangelist Billy Graham dead at 99 https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203098544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:15:29 EST

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Here’s what you’ll see if you watch Billy Graham’s funeral on Friday https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article203014414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 21:42:51 EST

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The story behind Billy Graham’s casket and the prison inmates who made it https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article202833794.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2018 11:15:27 EST

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NC leaders move forward with another honor for Billy Graham: US Capitol statue https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article202736399.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 Feb 2018 18:36:22 EST

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Trump praises Graham as evangelist’s body lies in honor in Capitol Rotunda https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article202565919.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:39:38 EST

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Vice President Mike Pence will join the president at Billy Graham’s funeral https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article202718839.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 28 Feb 2018 17:30:47 EST

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Fallen evangelist Jim Bakker and wife pay their respects to Billy Graham in Charlotte https://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/special-reports/billy-graham-life/article202470224.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 Feb 2018 18:02:45 EST

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