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MAIN News Archives for November 2020

11/30 -  COVID-19 compounds local housing crisis
11/30 -  Trump's whining about the "rigged" election feeds off GOP's longtime victim complex
11/30 -  Completed Wisconsin recount confirms Biden’s win over Trump
11/30 -  Investigation underway after teen killed in Swain County campground fire
11/29 -  Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses another election case brought by Republicans
11/29 -  Black farmers markets grow in North Carolina
11/29 -  The price progressives paid for getting rid of Trump: A moderate president
11/29 -  NC donor wants millions returned after pro-Trump group drops election fraud cases
11/29 -  Asheville police seek information surrounding fatal Saturday morning shooting in Montford
11/28 -  Florida governor accused of ‘killing spree’ after extending ban on cities from imposing own mask mandates
11/28 -  Judge to Trump: Callling an election unfair does not make it so
11/28 -  Trump's legal defeats pile up while his attacks on Georgia's election system raise GOP concerns
11/28 -  Sheriff's Office seeks information on armed Etowah bank robbery suspect
11/27 -  When he leaves office, can ex-President Trump be trusted with America's national security secrets?
11/27 -  Iranian nuclear scientist assassinated near Tehran
11/27 -  The Supreme Court's latest ruling exposes personal fissures among the nine justices
11/27 -  Mountain food pantries see surge in need as holiday season arrives
11/26 -  Staffing demands as pandemic surges could cripple NC hospitals
11/26 -  Construction company plans for iconic Enka clock tower to be preserved
11/26 -  Buncombe, Asheville to fine and temporarily close businesses violating COVID-19 orders
11/26 -  Polling suggests the ultimate Thanksgiving menu
11/25 -  Trump tells confidants he plans to pardon Michael Flynn
11/25 -  Mask mandate: Mountain officials, local business owner weigh in on enforcement
11/25 -  Man dies after stepping off overlook while taking photos in Great Smoky Mountains
11/25 -  Perdue and Loeffler’s well-timed stock trades give Georgia Democrats an opening
11/24 -  Biden unveils his administration as Trump's firewall crumbles
11/24 -  Cooper's warning: 'We are in danger;' Masks required around anyone not in your household
11/24 -  Utah helicopter crew discovers mysterious metal monolith deep in the desert
11/24 -  Hendersonville Middle School on Code Yellow Lockdown; please avoid area
11/22 -  Even with protections, thousands in NC face eviction
11/22 -  Unanimous approval for $27M Pratt & Whitney subsidy
11/22 -  Trump bid to overturn election stumbles as judge tosses Pennsylvania lawsuit
11/22 -  Werner Herzog issues a warning to Elon Musk regarding Mars colonization
11/21 -  The "War on Christmas" is about to make the pandemic exponentially worse
11/21 -  Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for Covid-19
11/21 -  What Trump's refusal to concede says about US democracy
11/21 -  Asheville City Schools extends holiday closure; athletic events will continue as scheduled
11/20 -  Watchdog files complaint with SEC accusing GOP Sen. David Perdue of insider trading
11/20 -  Trump has appointed two white nationalists to government roles since losing the election
11/20 -  Cooper on possibility of new pandemic restrictions: 'We will do what we need to do'
11/20 -  Tractor trailer catches fire, trailer explodes on I-40 in Old Fort
11/19 -  $795 million ‘gigafactory’ campus for vaccine production to be built in RTP; hundreds of new jobs coming
11/19 -  How are NC counties going to recount millions of ballots?
11/19 -  The Hoover approach to the pandemic
11/18 -  NC Museum of Natural Sciences unveils world's first complete T. rex
11/18 -  Nix those plans for a big Thanksgiving dinner
11/18 -  Emily Murphy, do your job
11/18 -  Buncombe County health officials warn about recent increase in COVID-19 cases
11/17 -  Photo finish: 35 votes separate NC chief justice candidates with count nearly complete
11/17 -  ‘unbiased’ social media platform Parler is unsurprisingly found to be backed by conservative megadonor
11/17 -  Investigation underway after body found near the French Broad River
11/17 -  Trump will have to pay $7.9 million if he really wants Wisconsin recount
11/16 -  Moderna's coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective, according to company data
11/16 -  Lessons from Cal
11/16 -  Conservatives flock to Mercer-funded Parler, claim censorship on Facebook and Twitter
11/16 -  Asheville man charged after allegedly threatening family with large knife
11/15 -  Al Qaeda loses one of its most experienced leaders in mysterious murder in Tehran
11/15 -  Shots fired at Asheville McDonald's drive-through window
11/15 -  Judge rules acting DHS Secretary lacked authority to suspend DACA program
11/15 -  Trump supporters, counterprotesters clash at DC rally
11/14 -  NC under State of Emergency as flood threat from cresting rivers continues into weekend
11/14 -  No, Mitch McConnell can’t veto Joe Biden’s cabinet
11/14 -  Republicans face setbacks in the courts, Trump's law firm steps down
11/14 -  Giuliani wrecks Trump campaign's well-laid legal plans
11/13 -  Beasley noses past Newby as count continues in tight NC chief justice race
11/13 -  The Georgia Senate runoffs are already in full swing
11/13 -  Trump's eldest children split on his path forward
11/13 -  Task force favors removal of Vance Monument
11/10 -  What happens now that a vaccine looks promising?
11/10 -  Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine is looking 90% effective
11/10 -  Top NC races still too close to call
11/10 -  Moral Monday event held in Transylvania County
11/09 -  As COVID spreads across Europe, a weary continent goes back into lockdown
11/09 -  Dow futures soar 1,200 points after Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine is 90% effective
11/09 -  Biden won pretty convingly in the end
11/09 -  Asheville crowd joins nationwide celebrations of projected Biden-Harris victory
11/05 -  There's no reason for Democrats to panic
11/05 -  The last months of Trump's presidential term will be brutal
11/05 -  Professional pollsters blew it again in 2020. Why?
11/05 -  Waiting game for NC as most of 117,000 absentee ballots won't be counted until Nov. 12
11/03 -  In hot election, the cool-headed Associated Press takes center stage
11/03 -  FiveThirtyEight issues last Presidential forecast
11/03 -  Owner of Asheville Mall, other shopping centers across Carolinas files for bankruptcy
11/03 -  Trump’s election eve message focuses on refusing to pay microphone guy
11/02 -  Democrats hope to flip these 4 NC Senate seats blue, and they’re spending big to do it
11/02 -  Lindsey Graham says US has a place for women if they follow 'traditional family structure'
11/02 -  Trump plans to declare victory if it looks like he is ‘ahead’ on election night
11/02 -  Freeze warning out for most of WNC as coldest air of the season moves in
11/01 -  Texas Republicans ask state’s supreme court to throw out 100,000 cast ballots
11/01 -  Donald Trump Jr, Maga porn – and the future of the Republican party
11/01 -  A once restrained Fauci unleashes on White House coronavirus approach days before election
11/01 -  Trump posts 'I Love Texas' over video of MAGA trucks trying to run Biden's bus off highway in Texas