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MAIN News Archives for December 2020

12/31 -  Trump is a historic loser: No other one-term president has refused to leave office
12/31 -  Trump absent as vaccine distribution lags and thousands continue to die
12/31 -  New round of stimulus checks not lessening frustration for some North Carolinians
12/31 -  State health officials lay out 4-phase COVID-19 vaccination plan
12/30 -  Voter suppression efforts ramp up ahead of Georgia runoffs
12/30 -  Colorado officials suspect they've found a second case of UK coronavirus variant
12/30 -  Sam Searcy resigns, recommends Sydney Batch for Senate seat
12/30 -  WCU women face first COVID-related disruption with two cancellations this week
12/29 -  Boeing 737 Max returns to US skies with first commercial flight on American Airlines
12/29 -  Gohmert, others sue Pence to overturn election results
12/29 -  Asheville police need help locating man accused of assaulting woman
12/29 -  Why many pollsters are sitting out the Georgia runoffs
12/28 -  FBI agents investigating if 5G paranoia was behind Nashville bombing
12/28 -  Trump chooses chaos with delayed signature of Covid relief bill
12/28 -  N.C.'s Regan is Biden's good pick to restore and revive EPA
12/28 -  Julián Castro, DNC Chair Tom Perez to join Todos Con Biden virtual voter rally in North Carolina
12/28 -  Shooting at Camden nightclub leaves several people injured
12/24 -  NC sheriffs say Cooper doesn't have authority to allow to-go mixed drinks; his office disagrees
12/24 -  State evictions moratorium to be extended through at least Jan. 31
12/24 -  Asheville brewery puts taproom operations on hold
12/24 -  Trump pardons Kushner’s father, convicted in case including sordid entrapment
12/17 -  75 Covid-19 cases linked to church Christmas event in Hendersonville
12/17 -  Tucker Carlson calls Jill Biden’s doctoral dissertation ‘our national shame’
12/17 -  Trump has threatened not to leave the White House on Inauguration Day, report says
12/17 -  On TikTok, on the pulpit and in legal rulings, rabbis tell congregants: get vaccinated
12/15 -  COVID-19 outbreaks at Asheville area nursing homes could impact Christmas visitations
12/15 -  Inside the right-wing media bubble, where the myth of a Trump win lives on
12/15 -  FDA analysis of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine finds it effective and safe
12/15 -  Bill Barr quit -- so what finally spooked him?
12/11 -  The worst people imaginable are dining out, study finds
12/11 -  Sheriff's office seeking help locating missing Fletcher woman
12/11 -  The curse of 'white oil': Electric vehicles' dirty little secret
12/11 -  Congress stumbles on a Covid-19 aid package as vaccine approval passes a key hurdle
12/08 -  Pfizer declines invitation to White House ‘Vaccine Summit’
12/08 -  ‘I literally don’t know’: Operation Warp Speed scientist can’t explain Trump’s vaccine order
12/08 -  Vance Monument should be removed, Buncombe County commissioners say
12/08 -  First Britons receive Covid-19 vaccine, a landmark moment in the pandemic
12/07 -  Last month was the hottest November ever as Europe had its warmest fall on record
12/07 -  This is your brain on Newsmax
12/07 -  An early look at the 2022 GOP candidates in NC
12/07 -  Attorney General Barr considering leaving post before Trump exits office, source says
12/06 -  Trump's final days of rage and denial
12/06 -  Investigation underway into fatal hit-and-run on Pisgah View Road
12/06 -  With scores of infected workers, Duke Health preps to vaccinate staff
12/06 -  Biden's already more popular than Trump's ever been
12/03 -  2020 and beyond in North Carolina
12/03 -  'They have not earned your vote': Trump allies urge Georgia Republicans to sit out Senate runoffs
12/03 -  Ivanka Trump deposed as part of Inauguration donor funds lawsuit
12/03 -  One person killed in Haywood County crash
12/02 -  J. D. Vance, "Hillbilly Elegy", and the defamation of Appalachian character
12/02 -  One person dies in shooting involving Rutherford county deputy
12/02 -  ‘Absolutely remarkable’: No one who got Moderna’s vaccine in trial developed severe COVID-19
12/02 -  Justice Department investigating potential presidential pardon bribery scheme, court records reveal
12/01 -  Giuliani has reportedly talked with Trump about a possible 'pre-emptive' pardon
12/01 -  Leaked documents reveal China's mishandling of the early stages of Covid-19
12/01 -  Former Trump associate Felix Sater must face money laundering suit
12/01 -  Crews in Madison-Yancey Counties work to clear roads; warn of black ice overnight