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Charlotte bus drivers rejected a contract that would raise wages by $2 an hour but reduce the number of unexcused absences drivers have, a Charlotte Area Transit System spokesman said Friday. This will not affect services, it just means the managing company which drivers work for and their union will return to negotiating a new contract. WBTV first reported on the failed contract. “It doesn’t ...

Officials are warning consumers to stop using carbon monoxide detectors sold on Amazon. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a warning Thursday, Sept. 22, that carbon monoxide detectors from Amazon failed sensitivity tests to detect the gas. “If a consumer installs a CO detector that does not alert to the presence of carbon monoxide, and carbon monoxide enters the home, the ...

Archaeologists recovered an “invaluable” canoe – carved thousands of years before European colonizers set foot on North American soil – from a Wisconsin lakebed, according to a historical society. About 3,000 years ago, indigenous people of the Ho Chunk Nation in the Lake Mendota region carved a dugout canoe, the Wisconsin Historical Society said in a news release on Thursday, Sept. 22. A ...

Jupiter is going to be closer to Earth than it’s been in nearly six decades — and experts are expecting great views. Jupiter will reach its closest approach to Earth since 1963 on Monday, Sept. 26, NASA said. The planet will spend the night at opposition, which is when astronomical objects rise in the east and sit opposite the sun. “Jupiter’s opposition occurs every 13 months, making the ...

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Here are photos from last night's Cheney watch party, where the congresswoman told supporters that she had conceded to Harriet Hageman.

After his second impeachment, former President Donald Trump made it his mission to defeat Rep. Liz Cheney, his chief Republican rival. On Tuesday, he succeeded.

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