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Gov. Cooper urges extension to the census deadline

Governor Roy Cooper joined a bipartisan coalition of governors from several states to urge the US Census Bureau to extend the Census through October 31 to help ensure a complete count.

Census Bureau: Leland is the fastest growing town in NC

Leland ranks as the fastest growing town in North Carolina with nearly 10,000 new residents in less than 10 years, according to the Census Bureau. 

Commissioner troubled over handling of race and gender questions on Census

New Hanover County leaders have sent a formal request to the US Census Bureau to reconsider how it handles questions that remain unanswered.

Trump weighs executive order to add census citizenship query

President Donald Trump said Friday he is "very seriously" considering an executive order to try to force the inclusion of a citizenship question as part of the 2020 Census.

North Carolina population surpasses 10 million people

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that North Carolina has become the ninth state to surpass the 10 million mark in population.

Study shows young women live with parents like it’s 1940

The percentage of young women living at home with parents or relatives has risen to its highest level since 1940. More millennial women are putting off marriage and attending college, and they face high living expenses.

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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.