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North Carolinians at inauguration: Give Trump a chance

Thousands of people from North Carolina scored tickets to Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration. Those that came ranged from college students to moms and retirees. Many said they hope Hillary Clinton supporters and Democrats will give the new Republican president a chance to make positive change in America.

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Gov Roy Cooper introduces new DHHS and Military Secretaries

Governor Roy Cooper introduced his new DHHS and Military Secretaries during a press conference Friday, January 13, 2017 at the executive mansion in Raleigh, N.C.
Craig Jarvis cjarvis@newsobserver.com
Gov Roy Cooper introduces new DHHS and Military Secretaries 3:48

Gov Roy Cooper introduces new DHHS and Military Secretaries

Gov. Cooper signs oath of office 0:59

Gov. Cooper signs oath of office

Cooper sworn in as governor minutes after midnight 4:15

Cooper sworn in as governor minutes after midnight

McCrory reflects on his term as North Carolina's governor 14:48

McCrory reflects on his term as North Carolina's governor