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DHHS Reports Data Security Incident

RALEIGH - The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services is notifying the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights and affected individuals of a recent incident in which a spreadsheet containing personal information was sent in error to a vendor in an unencrypted email.

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Column: The great pumpkin pie backlash

At many Thanksgiving celebrations yesterday the table was laden with turkey, cranberries, pumpkin pie and a regional disagreement on whether it is stuffing versus dressing. However, the disagreement about Thanksgiving itself dates back to the Civil War. That would be the War Between the States. Sout

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

RC unemployment rate is 5.3%

Raleigh, N.C. - Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 99 of North Carolina's counties in September and remained unchanged in one. Rutherford County saw a decrease from August's unemployment rate of 6.2% percent to 5.3% for September. Polk County has an unemployment rate of 3.3% w

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Support your local news source

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. - RC Catalyst is mainly run by volunteers who want to make our county a better place. We are not afraid to write stories that challenge the way RC has always done things. The news media has an obligation to be a fact checker, a balance on government power, and a center of inf

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Five things to do this weekend (Nov. 24-26)

Add digital to current active Sunday - Friday print subscription 1. Listen to the tunes playing at The Grind Cafe and Coffeehouse this weekend. The Harris Brothers will play at the coffeehouse tonight at 6:30 p.m. The Grind is located at 136 W. Union St. 2. Catch a concert at Brown Mountain Bottlew

MORGANTON NEWS HERALD - 2017-11-24 20:43:00

Spartanburg Co. family out of home after Thanksgiving Day fire

CHESNEE, S.C. (WSPA) - A family of nine has been displaced after a fire on Thanksgiving Day. The Red Cross says it's helping the Chesnee family, including six children and three adults, whose home was damaged in a fire. Chesnee Fire Department responded to the fire on Woods Farm Road, according to t

WSPA.COM - 2017-11-24 15:22:14

Red Cross helps Upstate family of 9 displaced by Thanksgiving Da - FOX Carolina 21

The American Red Cross said a Chesnee family of nine was displaced by a house fire on Thanksgiving. The disaster relief agency said the home on Woods Farm Road was damaged by a fire Thursday night. Three adults and six children were displaced The Chesnee Fire Department responded to the blaze. The

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 15:38:00

Moped is the loser in intersection crash

RUTHERFORDTON - A moped and its rider were the loser in this Charlotte Road/Hwy 74A intersection earlier this week. We are using this unfortunate incident to remind people that motorcycles, bicycles, and even slow moving mopeds have the right to use the road. Many drivers do not know or acknowledge

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Man critical after East Oakland shooting

OAKLAND - A man was in critical condition after being shot multiple times in East Oakland Friday morning, police said. No information was released about the victim. The shooting happened about 4:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of 62nd Avenue. The man was apparently confronted on the street by someone and

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:58:36

Shop in Oakland during 'Plaid Friday Weekend'

OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN) - Many Oakland businesses are hoping that shoppers will stay out of the Big Box stores and shop locally in what the city has designated "Plaid Friday Weekend." More than 200 retailers and other businesses are participating, giving shoppers an option to big-box retail stores a

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-24 13:20:00

Everything Ebenezer: Fairfield man plays Scrooge in Oakland Temple Hill musical

Chris Pedersen is pictured from the 2016 production of "Scrooge." FAIRFIELD - Solano County theater-goers know Chris Pedersen from Fairfield Civic Theatre and Solano College Theatre productions. He took home an Arty award in 2000 for his portrayal of Colonel Pickering in "My Fair Lady." Pedersen ret

DAILY REPUBLIC - 2017-11-24 11:44:25

Long lines at the malls on Black Friday, while Oakland hopes people shop locally

LIVERMORE, Calif. (KTVU/AP) - Lines were long at the outlet mall in Livermore, where stores opened at 3 p.m. on Thanskgiving Day, hours before the official start of Black Friday. "We shop until tomorrow night," Diane Oberg of Brentwood said early Friday morning with a shopping cart full of gifts. "

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

Oakland police recruits treat families to Thanksgiving feast

OAKLAND (KRON)- Two Oakland police academies teamed up to spread some Thanksgiving cheer to families in Oakland. Recruits from the 177th and 178th Police Academies were out on the grill early and set up bounce houses for kids in the community. The 177th and 178th Police Recruit Academies came togeth

KRON4 - 2017-11-23 17:49:50

Problems lead to long delays, higher costs in rebuilding Oakland school

California birds nesting earlier to try to survive global warming The current price tag on the project is $54 million, although contractors just started the construction and costs could rise. Taxpayers were initially told it would cost about $40 million to build the new school on La Cresta Avenue i

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2017-11-25 00:24:00

Dense fog blankets parts of Bay Area, zero visibility at Oakland Airport Friday morning

San Franciscans woke to the sound of a blasting fog horn Friday morning as dense clouds covered parts of the Bay Area. The National Weather Service warned motorists of patchy fog in the North Bay and Oakland Shoreline through late morning. Zero visibility was reported at Oakland International Airpor

SFGATE - 2017-11-24 16:21:00

Man found shot dead under the I-880 overpass in Oakland

A man was shot dead Wednesday under the Interstate 880 overpass in Oakland and police were searching for two people in connection with the slaying, officials said. Police dispatchers received information from a caller about 3:15 a.m. that a man with a gunshot wound was lying on the ground under the


Four charged with weapon possession after car chase in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Three Syracuse men and a teen were charged with criminal possession of a handgun and other crimes early this morning following a car chase through the city's South Side that ended when the suspects' vehicle slammed into a tree. Three police officers were dispatched at 12:05 a.m. to

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-23 21:24:45

Woman expected to survive after jumping off bridge onto Interstate 81 in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A woman who jumped off a bridge onto Interstate 81 in Syracuse on Thanksgiving afternoon is expected to survive. Multiple people called 911 shortly before 1:30 p.m. Thursday to report a woman had jumped off a bridge onto the highway. Emergency responders rushed to I-81 north at the

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-23 20:01:37

Chautauqua County woman killed in hunting accident

A Chautauqua County woman has died following a hunting accident on Wednesday night. Deputies say 43-year-old Rosemary Billquist was walking her dogs when a hunter accidentally shot her after he believed he saw a deer in a field near Armenian Road in the Town of Sherman. The hunter, 34, told author

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2017-11-23 22:59:03

Family remembers son year after deadly Armory Square shooting: 'Does it get any easier?'

ONONDAGA, N.Y. -- The Diaz family spent last Thanksgiving in a hospital room saying goodbye to their son. Jonathan Diaz, 26, was shot outside an Armory Square bar in Syracuse around 1 a.m. Nov. 24, 2016. By the time his parents and fiance got to the hospital, he was already gone. Medical examiners s

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-23 14:00:04