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Clorox bringing 158 new jobs to North Carolina

The Clorox Company is going to create 158 new jobs in Durham, North Carolina, in its vitamins and supplements division.

Los Angeles to shut off water and power to homes hosting large parties or gatherings

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said on Wednesday that he is authorizing the city to shut off utility service to properties where large parties and gatherings are held, CBS Los Angeles reports.

Colorado brewery offers beer delivery via reindeer to lucky customers

The winter holidays mean you can expect Budweiser's Clydesdales to be featured prominently. What about Dasher, Dancer, Comet, Blitzen, and the rest?

Texts: US census manager told counters to use fake answers

The Associated Press has obtained text messages that a U.S. Census Bureau supervisor in Alabama sent to workers telling them how to fake counts of households by entering misleading data.

Home Depot agrees to $17.5m settlement in 2014 data breach

Home Depot has reached a $17.5 million settlement with the attorney generals of most U.S. states over a 2014 data breach in which the payment card information of some 40 million customers was exposed.

Trump participates in the annual turkey pardon

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump celebrated the Thanksgiving holiday Tuesday with the traditional pardoning of the national Thanksgiving turkey.

Mystery metal monolith discovered in Utah desert

Utah public safety officers were stunned last week when they stumbled upon what looked like something out of a sci-fi space film, a chrome monolith standing upright deep in the remote desert.

Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden transition

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded above 30,000 points for the first time ever Tuesday.

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has pleaded guilty to criminal charges and formally admitted its role in the opioid crisis.

North Carolina certifies November general election results

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has certified results for the 2020 general election.

South Carolina officials eye single drug for execution plan

The state of South Carolina says it could execute a man scheduled to die next week with a lethal dose of just one drug if officials cannot get ahold of all three drugs the procedure calls for.

Man dies after returning to flaming trailer for pants

An official says a man who escaped a trailer fire in South Carolina died when he went back into the mobile home to get his pants.

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Dueling protests in Raleigh shut down streets by executive mansion

ReOpen NC and some Trump supporters were on one side of Jones Street. Biden supporters and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement were on the opposite side.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, in-person traffic at U.S. retail stores dropped 52%, according to Sensormatic.

1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

Authorities responded to 7th Lounge just before 1 a.m. Officials say they found several victims.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

Jennings begins taping next week and his first episodes will air on the week of Jan. 11.