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Disney Plus blames past hacks for user accounts sold online

Disney says Disney Plus account passwords being sold in underground hacking forums are coming from previous breaches at other companies, predating last week’s launch of its streaming service.

Federal Reserve, FDIC approve merger of BB&T, SunTrust banks

The Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. on Tuesday approved the $66 billion merger between BB&T and SunTrust, clearing the last hurdles in creating the sixth-largest bank in the U.S.

Lowe’s 3Q profit buoyed by strong economy; lifts outlook

Lowe's third-quarter profit handily topped Wall Street’s view, thanks in part to strong economic conditions and sales to contractors. The home-improvement company boosted its full-year adjusted earnings outlook.

Reopening NC Highway 12 delayed by storm repairs

The North Carolina Department of Transportation says the only state highway on Ocracoke Island will not reopen at the end of the week as originally planned.

Chris Watts murders turned into Lifetime movie

A movie about a triple murder with North Carolina ties will air on Lifetime in January.

Jury rules for half of 21 plaintiffs in used body parts suit

The owner of a now-closed body donation facility was found civilly liable Tuesday for mishandling remains in about half of 21 cases filed by families of the dead.

Man guilty of making ammo sold to Las Vegas shooter

An Arizona man pleaded guilty Tuesday in a U.S. court in Nevada to illegally manufacturing tracer and armor-piercing bullets found in a hotel room where a gunman carried out the Las Vegas Strip massacre two years ago.

Amazon tells senator it’s considered face-scanning doorbells

Amazon says it has considered adding facial recognition technology to its Ring doorbell cameras.
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Epstein jail guards charged with falsifying records

Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself were charged Tuesday with falsifying prison records.

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