On Day 1, President Obama calls Middle Eastern leaders and prepares for his first presidential briefings on the economy and Iraq.
Obama plunges into new role
AKA sorority brings women’s business expo to Charlotte
Organizers say a bad economy may be just the time to launch a new enterprise
Tips for preserving those Obama keepsakes
With proper storage or display techniques, your cherished items will look great for years to come
U.S. Senate confirms Clinton for Secretary of State
Republicans and Democrats alike said her swift confirmation was necessary so that President Obama could begin tackling major foreign policy issues
His moment has arrived
Barack Obama takes office today with a realistic prospect of joining the ranks of history’s most powerful presidents.
King and Obama
Obama sprang from King’s sacrifice. Without the bullet King took, Obama may have never secured a place on the ballot.
A brush with the unexpected
A Charlotte Cub Scout troop has a chance encounter with Barack Obama
Teaching King’s legacy to a new generation
To celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., Davidson College hosted “King Day for Kids.”
Winter storm warning: 3-5 inches in Charlotte
Forecasters say they expect a storm to dump snow over much of North Carolina late tonight and Tuesday
Obama presidency will present unprecedented security challenges
As jubilant Democrats were nominating Barack Obama for president in late August, the U.S. Secret Service placed its largest order ever for bulletproof glass.
Next stop: The White House
A slow-moving train carrying Barack Obama rolled into D.C. Saturday, carrying not just the Obama family but the hopes and dreams of countless black Americans
Wright: Obama’s rise was God inspired
The Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright Jr. told an audience at Howard University that God helped Barack Obama achieve what no other African American has done
Obama’s election no panacea
“Barack Obama’s election does not render my father’s dream realized.”
Julius Peppers wants out
The Carolina Panthers’ Pro Bowl defensive end announced late Friday night through his agent that he wants a change of scenery
Police: “Myers Park rapist” still unknown
A man arrested Thursday and charged with four rapes in the 1990s in Myers Park is not the only man whom police say targeted the neighborhood nearly two decades ago.