North Carolina

COVID-19 testing
(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
WBT Newsroom
June 01, 2020 - 11:26 am
As North Carolina observes a day of mourning to grieve those who lost their lives to COVID-19, state officials announced Monday that 898 people have died of coronavirus in the state
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Raleigh protests
(AP Photo/Allen G. Breed)
AP News
June 01, 2020 - 8:50 am
North Carolina’s capital city will be enacting a curfew starting Monday night, after two nights of protests sparked by the latest killing of a black man by police led to street fires, store break-ins, and fireworks being thrown at officers.
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WBT Newsroom
May 31, 2020 - 7:24 pm
North Carolina has 28,589 COVID-19 cases, up by more than 5,000 in a week. There have been 886 coronavirus-related deaths in the state as of May 31, 2020.
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Gov Cooper
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WBT
May 31, 2020 - 6:35 pm
Governor Cooper activates national guardsman during Charlotte protests for George Floyd.
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NC Governor Roy Cooper and President Donald Trump
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
May 30, 2020 - 9:27 am
President Donald Trump and North Carolina’s governor disagreed on Friday over the viability of a full-fledged Republican National Convention.
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Coronavirus
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WBT Newsroom
May 29, 2020 - 12:49 pm
The number of COVID-19 cases in North Carolina increased 1,076, state health officials reported on Friday, for a total of 26,488.
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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper gives an update on the state's response to COVID-19
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WBT Newsroom
May 28, 2020 - 2:01 pm
The North Carolina state Senate voted 42-5 Thursday to let bars serve customers again.
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WBT Newsroom
May 28, 2020 - 11:56 am
The number of coronavirus cases in North Carolina is now 25,412 after an increase of 784 additional cases Thursday. The state now has 827 COVID-19 related deaths, an increase of 33 from Wednesday.
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Dreamstime
AP News
May 27, 2020 - 10:48 pm
North Carolina voters would have more options in requesting absentee ballots and officials would get funds to keep precincts cleaned and staffed, according to legislation advancing at the General Assembly to address COVID-19 challenges.
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Coronavirus
(AP Photo/John Minchillo)
WBT Newsroom
May 27, 2020 - 11:48 am
The number of reported COVID-19 cases increased by nearly 500, with state officials now reporting 24,628 cases in North Carolina.
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