The latest ECU poll, conducted June 22-25, shows a virtual tie in the race for president in North Carolina, with former Vice-President Joe Biden leading President Donald Trump among registered voters by one percentage point 45% to 44%.
Governor Roy Cooper was scheduled to announce a decision Wednesday about when and how North Carolina Public Schools will reopen. But the governor said its too early to determine. He said, “We’re not issuing a statewide objective today on how schools will open in the fall, but we will soon.”
Researchers at Duke University Marine Lab have been educating teachers and students across the state about the effects of single-use trash items, a program with growing importance to the pandemic’s impact on waterways in North Carolina.
The intelligence assessments came amid Trump's push to withdraw the U.S. from Afghanistan and suggested Russia was making overtures to militants as the U.S. and the Taliban held talks to end the long-running war.