Clinton wins popular vote by nearly 2.9 million

Certified results in all 50 states and the District of Columbia show Clinton winning nearly 65,844,610 million votes — 48 percent __ to Trump’s 62,979,636 million votes __ 46 percent.

In bitter divide, repeal of North Carolina LGBT law fails

The North Carolina General Assembly was called into a special session about nine months after they passed the law, which tarnished the state’s national image as major corporations decided to pull up stakes, entertainers canceled concerts and the NCAA and ACC moved sporting events away.

Volkswagen deal on diesel cars gives buyback option for some

The settlement with U.S. regulators and attorneys for owners of the 3-liter diesel cars will include a choice of a buyback for 20,000 vehicles. Volkswagen believes it can bring the other 60,000 vehicles into compliance with pollution regulations and will not offer a buyback if that’s the case.

Boston company voluntarily recalls baby strollers

Aria Child Inc. is recalling older models of the GB Qbit stroller manufactured between March 2015 and March 2016 amid reports of children receiving minor bumps and bruises as a result of the stroller inadvertently folding.

Gambling industry hopes casino mogul in White House pays off

The American Gaming Association told The Associated Press it has asked Trump for fewer regulations, approval of sports betting, a crackdown on illegal gambling, tax reform and immigration policies that don’t dry up the flow of overseas gamblers — and workers — to U.S. casinos.