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MAIN News Archives for October 2018

10/17 -  Demise of Sears shows what happens when you take Ayn Rand seriously
10/17 -  Supreme Court enables mass disenfranchisement of Native Americans
10/17 -  The legislature made unconstitutional changes to the NC elections board, judges rule
10/17 -  GOP targets Clinton in ads even though she’s not running for office
10/16 -  NC denied 99 percent of federal recovery funds for Hurricane Matthew damage
10/16 -  Rick Perry’s coal rescue runs aground at White House
10/16 -  Trump touts Saudi King's denial in journalist's disappearance
10/16 -  Proposed budget bill would have devastating effects on millions' Social Security benefits
10/14 -  Six shot at Spartanburg Cook Out restaurant
10/14 -  Nader: Democrats could still blow it
10/14 -  Trump praises Robert E. Lee during Ohio rally
10/13 -  FBI's Wray confirms White House limited Kavanaugh probe
10/13 -  Second major coal company closes during Trump administration
10/13 -  The Brett Effect: Kavanaugh and the craft beer industry
10/13 -  Trump family may owe 400 million USD unpaid tax bill
10/12 -  McConnell urges Democrats not to investigate Trump after midterms
10/12 -  More than 7.5 inches of rain soaks Old Fort in McDowell County
10/12 -  Texas purges thousands of voters to help Ted Cruz win re-election
10/11 -  Wreck along I-40 in McDowell County causes traffic delays
10/11 -  Chief Justice Roberts transfers Kavanaugh misconduct complaints to 10th Circuit
10/11 -  Soyuz rocket launch failure forces emergency landing for US-Russian Space Station crew
10/11 -  Trump, no longer ratings gold, loses his prime-time spot on Fox News
10/10 -  Restaurant worker shot during overnight robbery in Brevard
10/10 -  Republicans are advising Kavanaugh to sue his accusers
10/10 -  Trump owns a shrinking Republican party
10/10 -  New York's attorney general says Trump Foundation bankrolled political campaign, pursues lawsuit
10/09 -  As midterms approach, Republicans flee their anti-Obamacare past
10/09 -  Trump apologizes to Kavanaugh on 'behalf of our nation,' says judge 'proven innocent'
10/09 -  US budget deficit swells to 898 billion USD, topping forecast
10/08 -  Private jet crashes at Greenville SC airport; two reported dead
10/08 -  Citizens’ report shines light on NC role in CIA torture program
10/08 -  The real origins of the Religious Right are in segregation
10/08 -  Why you should vote against all six NC constitutional amendments on Election Day
10/07 -  European diplomats reportedly consider Trump a 'laughing stock' who is 'obsessed with Obama'
10/07 -  Asheville police investigating hit and run at Habitat for Humanity ReStore
10/07 -  Trump administration demands Facebook info on anti-Trump activists
10/07 -  The sad story of Lindsey Graham's transformation
10/07 -  Alleged political sign theft results in misdemeanor charge for UNCA professor
10/06 -  1.3M USD Banksy artwork "self-destructs" at auction
10/06 -  Federal court rules North Carolina cannot ban trans people from restrooms
10/06 -  Voters were promised a sales tax would be for A-B Tech projects alone. That didn't happen.
10/06 -  80,000 Americans died of influenza last year
10/05 -  Climate scientists are struggling to find the right words for very bad news
10/05 -  Kavanaugh shouldn’t be confirmed, retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens says
10/05 -  At least 14 Mars Hill University students infected with hand, foot and mouth disease
10/05 -  Mitch McConnell, the man who broke America
10/04 -  Asheville, one of worst cities for crashes, looks for fixes
10/04 -  Seven officers shot, one fatally, serving warrant in Florence, SC
10/04 -  Clinton would now beat Trump by a landslide, poll says
10/04 -  Cruelty as bonding mechanism: Understanding the Trump phenomenon
10/03 -  Mike Pence becomes first vice-president to speak at anti-gay summit
10/03 -  Why stink bugs are taking over the eastern United States
10/03 -  Trump mocks Christine Blasey Ford’s Senate testimony
10/03 -  Trump got $413 million from his dad, largely from tax dodges
10/02 -  Raw sewage flowing at Asheville apartment complex
10/02 -  Trump is repeating Hoover's mistake by relying on targeted protectionist tariffs
10/02 -  Harvard says Kavanaugh wont be teaching his Supreme Court class in January
10/01 -  Authorities identify body of woman discovered in abandoned Macon county campground
10/01 -  Report ranks NC as having some of the worst infrastructure in the nation
10/01 -  DeVos loses suit brought by states over student loans
10/01 -  Trump thrilled by Kavanaugh's angry and defiant statements