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MAIN News Archives for September 2020

09/30 -  NC counties begin processing absentee-by-mail ballots
09/30 -  Proud Boys say they are 'standing down and standing by' after Trump's debate callout
09/30 -  "No question about it": Former Watergate prosecutor predicts Trump and Ivanka may end up behind bars
09/30 -  Six takeaways from the off-the-rails first debate between Biden and Trump
09/27 -  Buncombe lawsuit: After jail employee reported sexual assault by supervisor, she was told to ‘resign or transfer’
09/27 -  Marine heatwaves are human-made
09/27 -  Rev. William Barber: Racism is a destruction of democracy
09/27 -  Trump and McConnell are building the most visible symbol of a failed state
09/24 -  Supreme Court favorite Judge Amy Coney Barrett faces renewed attention for religious affiliation
09/24 -  After praising Nordic “genes,” Trump slams Jewish Americans and Muslim Americans
09/24 -  Sylva man charged with child abuse after incident captured during online class
09/24 -  Changes may help keep NC mail-in ballots from being voided
09/23 -  Pisgah Legal Services’ annual forum will grapple with racial justice
09/23 -  Top election forecaster shifts Senate races away from Republicans Susan Collins and Lindsey Graham
09/23 -  Joe Biden stopping in Charlotte, announces ads with NC business owners
09/23 -  Owner, workers devastated in Dunn after massive fire at NC’s largest cricket farm
09/22 -  Trump-linked effort to infiltrate progressive NC groups prompts investigation
09/22 -  As the US hits 200k Covid-19 deaths, Trump tells an Ohio rally the coronavirus 'affects virtually nobody'
09/22 -  We will not have a vaccine by November
09/22 -  Asheville woman killed in crash; troopers searching for dog she was traveling with
09/21 -  Trump ally offered Assange pardon to 'resolve' Kremlin link to Dem hacks: attorney
09/21 -  Crews respond to fire at Evergreen Packaging in Canton
09/21 -  Trump describes journalist hit by rubber bullet as "a beautiful sight"
09/21 -  Trump said 'there will be no God' if Biden is elected
09/20 -  How Mitch McConnell could lose GOP state races for decades to come
09/20 -  How it all went wrong (again) in Europe as second wave grips continent
09/20 -  People gather in downtown Asheville to honor the life & legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
09/20 -  Trump threatens to issue executive order preventing Biden from being elected President
09/17 -  WHO warns of 'very serious situation' in Europe, with 'alarming rates' of virus transmission
09/17 -  How America lost its mind
09/17 -  CDC director says masks more guaranteed to work than a vaccine
09/17 -  After months of debate, Mission Hospital nurses vote to unionize
09/16 -  Here they go again: Republicans try to block App State voting site
09/16 -  US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines
09/16 -  A brave new Middle East? Top experts delve into Israel-UAE-Bahrain accords
09/16 -  Juvenile shot 5 times following fight in Asheville; investigation underway
09/15 -  ‘Like a concentration camp’: Allegations mass hysterectomies at ICE detention center
09/15 -  Woman drowns while on church rafting trip in Mitchell County
09/15 -  Roger Stone to Donald Trump: bring in martial law if you lose election
09/15 -  How Big Oil misled the public into believing plastic would be recycled
09/14 -  Overwhelmed, first Israeli hospital says it will turn away Covid-19 patients
09/14 -  Rangers identify human remains found in Great Smoky Mountain National Park
09/14 -  Poll shows widespread support for vote by mail despite Trump's attacks
09/14 -  Trump health appointees reportedly interfered with CDC COVID-19 reports
09/14 -  Face masks could be giving people Covid-19 immunity, researchers suggest
09/13 -  Trump supporters are freaking out and "baffled" as his campaign shows signs of weakness
09/13 -  QAnon website shuts down after NJ man identified as operator
09/13 -  Tiger on the loose in Knoxville leads to massive hunt
09/13 -  Dakotas lead US in coronavirus case growth as both reject mask rules
09/12 -  Coronavirus: Oxford University to resume vaccine trial after pause
09/12 -  Whistleblower alleges briefings on Russian interference stopped because it made Trump look bad
09/12 -  Fauci 'depressed’ about Covid-19 Cases, says US is still in the first wave
09/12 -  Serious crash in Asheville leaves one with life-threatening injuries
09/11 -  Rio Tinto CEO resigns after destruction of 46,000-year-old sacred Indigenous site
09/11 -  Trump protects red states only in offshore drilling ban
09/11 -  Meth bust pulls in over $61k & drugs, two arrested in Buncombe County
09/11 -  America is trapped in a pandemic spiral
09/10 -  Home Depot cancels Black Friday
09/10 -  Why experts say we can trust the polls this time
09/10 -  Trump deliberately played down virus, Woodward book says
09/10 -  Deputy in critical condition, suspect killed in Henderson County shooting
09/09 -  White supremacy is 'most lethal threat' to the US, DHS draft assessment says
09/09 -  Tillis staffer tells cancer survivor that people only deserve health care if they can afford it
09/09 -  City attorney releases his findings on how Asheville police responded to protesters
09/09 -  Remote work is killing the hidden trillion-dollar office economy
09/08 -  Trump launches unprecedented attack on military leadership he appointed
09/08 -  Many NC employers, jobs not coming back when pandemic ends
09/08 -  US Navy searches for missing Nimitz sailor in Arabian Sea
09/08 -  Armed suspect shot; Officers involved placed on leave until investigation is completed
09/07 -  Biden's "mental health" issue is a Russian disinformation plot
09/07 -  Trump campaign official mocked Joe Biden for visiting graves of late family members
09/07 -  Louis DeJoy reportedly reimbursed employees for GOP donations through bonuses
09/07 -  Shroud around Vance Monument will not be replaced, city announces
09/06 -  Trump bans diversity training, claiming It’s divisive, anti-American propaganda
09/06 -  At least four boats sink during pro-Trump parade in Texas
09/06 -  Mountain county sees jump of nearly 70 positive COVID-19 cases in a 'congregate setting'
09/06 -  The Republican convention was an altar call at the Church of White Masculinity
09/05 -  Russia’s ‘slow-motion Chernobyl’ at sea
09/05 -  Trump calls dead U.S. troops "suckers" and "losers": Why don't his voters even care?
09/05 -  President Trump's new COVID-19 adviser is making public health experts nervous
09/05 -  Asheville Art Museum set to reopen next week
09/04 -  COVID-19 cases could explode after Labor Day. It's up to us to stop it, experts say
09/04 -  Martha McSally down 17 points in new Fox News poll showing Democrats surging in key states
09/04 -  Investigation underway after shooting along the Blue Ridge Parkway
09/04 -  Trump said U.S. soldiers injured and killed in war were ‘losers,’ magazine reports
09/03 -  Trump has now moved $2.3 million of campaign-donor money into his private business
09/03 -  Trump orders efforts to cut federal funding to "anarchist" U.S. cities
09/03 -  Trump may have gotten a slight convention bounce, but it is very slight and may already be fading
09/03 -  Suspect found hiding in rafters after early morning B&E at Hendersonville Taco Bell, cops say
09/02 -  CDC issues sweeping new evictions ban
09/02 -  COVID-19 cluster at WCU, 17 students test postive in residence hall
09/02 -  Donald Trump's incitements to violence have crossed an alarming threshold
09/02 -  Gov. Cooper outlines Phase 2.5 for North Carolina residents
09/02 -  CDC was pressured 'from the top down' to change coronavirus testing guidance, official says
09/01 -  Trump campaign aide was paid $20,000 a month by Bannon nonprofit linked to alleged fraud
09/01 -  Polls show the troops like Biden, dislike Trump to the same degree as everyone else
09/01 -  Gov. Tony Evers asks President Trump not to visit Kenosha
09/01 -  Coffee shop in River Arts District makes history