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Yesterday during their 2020 Investor Day, Disney made a slew of announcements detailing their planned drops for 2021 and boy where there some doozies.

UPDATE: The Mount Holly police officer who was killed in the line of duty has been identified as Tyler Avery Herndon, 25. Officer Herndon served less than two years in the Mount Holly Police Department. ORIGINAL : According to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police, gunshots were exchanged Friday between a Mount Holly Police Officer and a suspect […]

The 2020 Time Magazine Persons of The Year honor was announced last night by Bruce Springsteen in a televised event. Joe Biden joins 9 other President Elects in being named the Time Magazine Person of the Year while Vice President Elect Kamala Harris is the first VP to ever earn the distinction.

The Federal Trade Commission, along with 47 states and Washington D.C. have accused Facebook of becoming a social media monopoly by "crushing smaller rivals", according to separate federal lawsuits filed on Wednesday. According to the New York Times, "Federal and state regulators, who have been investigating the company for over 18 months, said in separate lawsuits that Facebook’s purchases, especially Instagram for $1 billion in 2012 and WhatsApp for $19 billion two years later, eliminated competition that could have one day challenged the company’s dominance."

In a release from You Tube titled "Supporting the 2020 U.S. election" on their official blog page, the service "will start removing any piece of content uploaded today (or anytime after) that misleads people by alleging that widespread fraud or errors changed the outcome of the 2020 U.S. Presidential election"

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School Board has voted for all K-12 students to learn remotely starting on Dec. 14. A vote that passed by a 6-3 margin on Tuesday night. However, no changes for Pre-K instruction that will still be offered in-person.

"As cases across the country continue to rise, we've seen rapid increases in our key metrics here in North Carolina," Cooper said during a press conference. "Our case counts have broken single-day records on three separate days in just the last week, and the percent of tests returning positive has increased to more than ten percent."

North Carolina waits to see if restrictions will tighten as the Governor's current executive order is set to expire on Friday at 3 p.m. ET. As it stands right now, businesses are operating at a reduced capacity with most restaurant dining rooms shut down entirely. Some Business owners fear that further restrictions could force them to close permanently.

Tennis star Serena Williams is making boss moves in the realm of entrepreneurship and her latest project is inspired by her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. According to Black Enterprise, Williams recently launched a jewelry collection that celebrates the essence of motherhood. The capsule collection—dubbed By My Side—is part of her company Serena Williams Jewelry. […]

It's hard not to be upset with how some people have disregarded COVID-19 health recommendations. As we see cases climb in every state, a majority of entertainers, sports figures and politicians treat guidelines differently than the people who support them.