Global  

North Carolina

State in the southeastern United States

North Carolina    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

North Carolina: State in the southeastern United States
North Carolina is a state in the southeastern region of the United States. North Carolina is the 28th largest and 9th-most populous of the 50 United States. It is bordered by Virginia to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Georgia and South Carolina to the south, and Tennessee to the west. Raleigh is the state's capital and Charlotte is its largest city. The Charlotte metropolitan area, with an estimated population of 2,569,213 in 2018, is the most-populous metropolitan area in North Carolina, the 23rd-most populous in the United States, and the largest banking center in the nation after New York City. The Raleigh metropolitan area is the second-largest metropolitan area in the state, with an estimated population of 1,362,540 in 2018, and is home to the largest research park in the United States, Research Triangle Park.

2
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Biden says Black turnout key to winning election [Video]

Biden says Black turnout key to winning election

[NFA] Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Wednesday said Black turnout was the linchpin to his hopes of winning the White House in November and said African Americans would only achieve..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:13Published
Swing state voters weigh in on U.S. election [Video]

Swing state voters weigh in on U.S. election

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and U.S. President Donald Trump are about even in Pennsylvania and North Carolina, while the former vice president leads in Michigan and Wisconsin, according..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:48Published
Biden makes case to Wisconsin blue-collar voters [Video]

Biden makes case to Wisconsin blue-collar voters

[NFA] Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden appears to be leading President Donald Trump among likely voters in Wisconsin, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Monday. Gavino Garay..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:49Published
Poll: Biden leads Wisconsin [Video]

Poll: Biden leads Wisconsin

[NFA] Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden appears to be leading President Donald Trump among likely voters in Wisconsin, while the two are about even in Pennsylvania, according to Reuters/Ipsos..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:49Published
Trump says he will quickly replace Ginsburg with a 'very brilliant woman' [Video]

Trump says he will quickly replace Ginsburg with a 'very brilliant woman'

The US president's supporters chanted "fill that seat" at a rally in North Carolina one day after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:30Published
Trump vows to nominate female judge [Video]

Trump vows to nominate female judge

Donald Trump has promised to put forth a female nominee to fill the SupremeCourt seat left vacant by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Taking thestage at a North Carolina rally to chants of..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:09Published
Sally's rains wreak havoc on southeastern U.S. [Video]

Sally's rains wreak havoc on southeastern U.S.

The storm washed out bridges and roads in Florida and threatened flash floods in North Carolina. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:30Published
Trump encourages voters to visit polling stations after sending ballot [Video]

Trump encourages voters to visit polling stations after sending ballot

US President Donald Trump appeared to encourage his supporters to vote twicein the forthcoming November presidential election. Mr Trump was addressing arally in North Carolina on Tuesday.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:03Published
Trump Continues to Tell Supporters to Vote Twice in November Election [Video]

Trump Continues to Tell Supporters to Vote Twice in November Election

Earlier this week, President Donald Trump encouraged voters in North Carolina to challenge the mail-in system by voting twice.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:00Published
Hunter Schafer Likes Moisturizer, Orange Wine [Video]

Hunter Schafer Likes Moisturizer, Orange Wine

Hunter Schafer has been doing great, you're so sweet for asking, during this current episode. After filming on the outrageously anticipated second season of Euphoria was suspended due to COVID-19,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published
Trump, Once Again, Criminally Encourages Supporters To Commit Felony [Video]

Trump, Once Again, Criminally Encourages Supporters To Commit Felony

It's a federal crime to vote twice in the same election, and it's also a felony in almost every state, including North Carolina. But that didn't stop President Donald Trump from suggesting to his..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published
Trump talks up strength in tackling US protests [Video]

Trump talks up strength in tackling US protests

President Donald Trump talked up his administration's record in tacklingviolent protests in Portland and cities across the United States. Trump wasspeaking before a sizable crowd, including at least 25..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:07Published
In RNC speech, Trump warns of 'rigged election' [Video]

In RNC speech, Trump warns of 'rigged election'

During his first convention appearance at the Republican National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, President Donald Trump on Monday repeated his claim that voting by mail, a longstanding..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:08Published
Trump seeks 'hopeful' convention to lift campaign [Video]

Trump seeks 'hopeful' convention to lift campaign

Republicans will gather in Charlotte, North Carolina, to nominate Donald Trump for re-election amid a pandemic, an economy in crisis, and trailing poll numbers. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:04Published
Father At A Loss For Why His Child Was Executed By Nextdoor Neighbor [Video]

Father At A Loss For Why His Child Was Executed By Nextdoor Neighbor

A North Carolina father is reeling after his 5-year-old boy was killed by their neighbor for no apparent reason. According to Newser, the shocking murder of Cannon Hinnant by Darrius Sessoms came just..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published
5.1-Magnitude Earthquake Struck North Carolina [Video]

5.1-Magnitude Earthquake Struck North Carolina

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake hit North Carolina on Sunday. The quake shook an area about 2 miles from the town of Sparta, North Carolina, along the state's border with Virginia. According to CNN, it..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published
Isaias leaves trail of destruction in Northeast [Video]

Isaias leaves trail of destruction in Northeast

[NFA] Tropical Storm Isaias killed at least four people on Tuesday as it made its way up the U.S. Atlantic Coast, including two deaths at a North Carolina trailer park that was struck by a tornado spun..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:18Published
U.S. Northeast lashed by Storm Isaias [Video]

U.S. Northeast lashed by Storm Isaias

[NFA] Tropical Storm Isaias triggered rare tornadoes and knocked out power as it raced up the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday, killing at least three people and leaving millions of residents without power...

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:14Published
U.S. Northeast lashed by Tropical Storm Isaias [Video]

U.S. Northeast lashed by Tropical Storm Isaias

[NFA] Tropical Storm Isaias triggered rare tornadoes and knocked out power as it raced up the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday, killing at least three people and leaving millions of residents without power...

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:14Published
Tropical Storm Isaias batters U.S. Northeast [Video]

Tropical Storm Isaias batters U.S. Northeast

[NFA] Tropical Storm Isaias raced up the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday, generating tornadoes and knocking out power, and a twister in North Carolina killed at least one person when it obliterated a mobile..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:03Published
Hurricane Isaias Makes Landfall In The Carolinas [Video]

Hurricane Isaias Makes Landfall In The Carolinas

Hurricane Isaias roared into North Carolina Monday night. The powerful storm brought coastal and inland flooding to the state. According to CNN, the storm that is expected to continue its path up the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

You Might Like


Trump signs U.S. healthcare executive orders that may have little impact

trump signs u.s. healthcare executive orders that may have little impact
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed two executive orders on healthcare for Americans that lawyers said will carry little weight, as the president seeks to boost..
WorldNews - Published

2 Republicans resign from the North Carolina elections board over a mail ballot extension.


NYTimes.com - Published

Biden goes to North Carolina and Trump addresses Catholic officials and Bay of Pigs veterans.


NYTimes.com - Published

Biden campaigns in North Carolina following Cindy McCain endorsement

Democratic nominee Joe Biden hit the campaign trail, stopping by the battleground state of North Carolina on Wednesday. Polls show Biden and President Trump are virtually tied in the battleground..
CBS News - Published

Biden slams Trump for 'politicizing' Justice Dept.

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden slammed President Donald Trump, accusing him of "politicizing" the Justice Dept. during a campaign event in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Sept. 23)
USATODAY.com - Published

What happens in North Carolina has ramifications for control of the White House, Senate and Supreme Court


NYTimes.com - Published

Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for Wallace

hamlin, michael jordan partner on nascar team for wallace
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Denny Hamlin has joined Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan to form a NASCAR team with Bubba Wallace as the driver, a high-profile pairing of a Black majority team owner and..
WorldNews - Published

The White House, Senate and Supreme Court Could All Hinge on North Carolina

Thom Tillis, who has embraced President Trump’s plan to quickly replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, could become the deciding vote in the Senate.
NYTimes.com - Published

Trump says Supreme Court nominee will be a woman

President Trump is expected to announce his nominee for the Supreme Court this week. During a rally in North Carolina Friday night, the President said his pick will be a woman. John Malcolm of The..
CBS News - Published

Trump Supporter Convoy Scream 'White Power' Through North Carolina

Shortly before President Trump's North Carolina rally, a group of his supporters were rolling deep and screaming racist rhetoric in the streets, not too far from where he'd touch down. A convoy of..
TMZ.com - Published

Supreme Court vacancy shakes up presidential election

This Saturday, President Trump continued his campaign trail with a rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, as voters anxiously speculated who he might pick to replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg...
CBS News - Published

President Trump says he approves of Oracle’s bid for TikTok ‘in concept’

president trump says he approves of oracle’s bid for tiktok ‘in concept’
Photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images President Trump says he has approved “in concept” Oracle’s bid for TikTok, less than a day before a de facto ban he threatened in August was set to go into..
The Verge - Published

Biden makes push for voters on National Black Voter Day

biden makes push for voters on national black voter day
DETROIT (AP) — Joe Biden's campaign unveiled a series of nationwide digital events Friday targeting Black voters in swing states — a strategic move by the Democratic presidential nominee to further..
WorldNews - Published

G.O.P. senators are struggling in key states, a Times poll found.

A New York Times/Siena College survey showed Joe Biden leading President Trump by wide margins in Maine and Arizona, and effectively tied in North Carolina. Susan Collins trailed her Democratic rival..
NYTimes.com - Published

Polls: Coronavirus Pulls Down Trump and GOP Senators Suffer

A New York Times/Siena College survey showed Joe Biden leading President Trump by wide margins in Maine and Arizona, and effectively tied in North Carolina. Susan Collins trailed her Democratic rival..
NYTimes.com - Published

North Carolina game against Charlotte canceled due to COVID-19 quarantines

No. 11 North Carolina will not face Charlotte this weekend with the 49ers offensive line depleted due to quarantines following COVID-19 protocols.
USATODAY.com - Published

Before COVID, the number of uninsured Americans grew by 2.3 million under Trump, analysis finds

An analysis of Census data finds hundreds of thousands became uninsured in key battlegrounds including Florida, Arizona, North Carolina and Ohio.
USATODAY.com - Published

Randall Kenan, Southern Writer of Magical Realism, Dies at 57

His upbringing in North Carolina helped him create a fictional hamlet, Tims Creek, where a three-year-old clairvoyant scares the neighbors. And a pig talks.
NYTimes.com - Published

A vulnerable Senate Republican in North Carolina tries to halt his challenger’s momentum.


NYTimes.com - Published

Local Matters: Polls show tight race in Texas, Florida and North Carolina

New polling is painting a clearer picture of the states still up for grabs in the 2020 race. WFOR investigative reporter Jim Defede, Politico Texas correspondent Renuka Rayasam and WBTV chief..
CBS News - Published

Bear Eats Human Remains in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Wild bears are still VERY dangerous ... don't be fooled by recent cute videos of the furry beasts, because they still have an appetite for human flesh!!! Here's the deal ... hikers in North Carolina's..
TMZ.com - Published

Zipline and Walmart to launch drone deliveries of health and wellness products

zipline and walmart to launch drone deliveries of health and wellness products
Zipline Zipline is partnering with Walmart for a new drone delivery operation in the US, the companies announced. The program is for on-demand deliveries of health and wellness products and will..
The Verge - Published

North Carolina AG tells voters not to do what Trump says on mail-in voting

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein said, "do NOT do what the President directs," after Trump told voters to go to polling places as well as send in absentee ballots.
CBS News - Published

Black North Carolina small business owners find financial stability amid COVID

Geek in Heels owner Shalisha Morgan reopened her electronic repair kiosk in the Hanes mall in Winston-Salem in August after having to shut down earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
CBS News - Published

Meet the first people to vote in the 2020 presidential election

meet the first people to vote in the 2020 presidential election
The first votes of the 2020 election have been cast by North Carolinians who received and returned their absentee ballots last week, kicking off an election season likely to be dominated by voters who..
WorldNews - Published

Walmart begins testing drone deliveries for household goods and groceries

walmart begins testing drone deliveries for household goods and groceries
Walmart’s packages will be delivered by drones operated by Israeli firm Flytrex. | Image: Flytrex Walmart has started making its first deliveries by drone, launching a small pilot program this..
The Verge - Published

Candidates head to swing states as race tightens

Joe Biden traveled to Michigan on Wednesday on the heels of President Trump's Tuesday trip to North Carolina. CBS News correspondent Skyler Henry reports from the White House on how the candidates are..
CBS News - Published

Is Voting Twice a Felony and More Explained

President Trump suggested that North Carolina voters mail in their ballots and show up in person to test the state’s electoral system. What exactly are the consequences of voting twice?
NYTimes.com - Published

Walmart testing service to deliver goods by drone

Retailer is teaming with drone-delivery company Flytrex in a project kicking off in North Carolina.
CBS News - Published

Trump’s decision to go maskless at a North Carolina rally concerns Dr. Fauci.


NYTimes.com - Published

Walmart launches on-demand drone delivery pilot. But it might take time before drones deliver your next order

Walmart is launching an on-demand drone delivery pilot in Fayetteville, North Carolina with Flytrex, an end-to-end drone delivery company.
USATODAY.com - Published

President Trump, former Vice President Biden target battleground states 8 weeks before election

With just eight weeks ahead of the election, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are honing their attention on key battleground states. Mr. Trump attacked Biden's record in North..
CBS News - Published

Coronavirus updates: AstraZeneca halts vaccine trials; Trump accuses NC of politicizing pandemic; Honolulu extends stay-at-home order

AstraZeneca puts vaccine trials on hold. Honolulu extends stay-at-home order. Trump accuses North Carolina of politicizing the pandemic. Latest COVID-19 news.
USATODAY.com - Published

J&K: Omar Abdullah says he will vacate govt accomodation in Srinagar by October

Former Chief Minister and Vice President of the regional National Conference (NC), Omar Abdullah said on Wednesday that he has decided to vacate his official residence in the high-security Gupkar Road..
DNA - Published

Race for the White House: Trump and Biden run vastly different pandemic campaigns

race for the white house: trump and biden run vastly different pandemic campaigns
North Carolina caps outdoor gatherings at 50 people to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, but don't tell that to President Donald Trump. He basked in a largely maskless crowd of several..
New Zealand Herald - Published

Trump bemoans virus restrictions in North Carolina

While campaigning in Winston-Salem Tuesday, President Donald Trump used the opportunity to rail against North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper, who is a Democrat. "Your state should be open," Trump said,..
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump accuses North Carolina of using coronavirus restrictions to hurt his re-election chances

At a campaign rally in North Carolina, Trump accused the state's governor of using coronavirus restrictions to hurt his re-election chances.
USATODAY.com - Published

Watch live: Trump speaks to supporters in North Carolina

The president is holding a campaign event in Winston-Salem.
CBS News - Published

Democrats in battleground states take lead in absentee ballot requests

Election data from battleground states shows more Democrats are taking advantage of mail-in voting than Republicans. When it comes to absentee ballot requests, Democrats are outpacing Republicans in..
CBS News - Published

North Carolina's governor race enters the homestretch

In the era of coronavirus, the responsibility of the governor has been elevated and North Carolina's race has many similarities to the presidential campaign.
CBS News - Published

North Carolina beachgoers pull shark from ocean to 'remove hook' from its mouth

Oak Island, N.C. beachgoers pulled a shark from the ocean to remove a hook from its mouth, according to an eyewitness. Joey Woosley via Storyful
USATODAY.com - Published

A New Front in America’s Pandemic: College Towns

The coronavirus is spiking around campuses from Texas to Iowa to North Carolina as students return.
NYTimes.com - Published

North Carolina becomes first in nation to send mail-in ballots

Voting season is now underway after North Carolina began sending the first mail-in ballots on Friday.
CBS News - Published

North Carolina kicks off mail-in voting

Mail-in voting kicked off in the key swing state of North Carolina on Friday, with a record 600,000 ballots sent out. Ed O'Keefe has more.
CBS News - Published

2020 Daily Trail Markers:

With the first ballots going out Friday in North Carolina, Democrats plan to continue their final push mostly online.
CBS News - Published

Democrats take lead in absentee ballot requests in key battleground states

Election data in states including Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Florida show Democrats are doing more to take advantage of mail-in options.
CBS News - Published

North Carolina mail voting, August jobs report, 'Mulan' on Disney+: 5 things to know Friday

Mail voting gets underway in North Carolina, 'Mulan' finally released on Disney+ and more things to start your Friday morning.
USATODAY.com - Published

9/3/20: Red and Blue

Memo to cut Federal funding from 'anarchist' cities; NC election officials voting twice is illegal.
CBS News - Published

North Carolina begins sending out absentee ballots

North Carolina is the first state in the country to begin sending out absentee ballots. This comes after President Trump told residents in the state to vote both by mail and in-person -- which is..
CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com

Trump faces pushback for urging people to vote twice as test

trump faces pushback for urging people to vote twice as test
WASHINGTON — President Trump is facing a backlash for urging voters in North Carolina to vote by mail and then try to vote again in person to test the mail-in ballot system in the Nov. 3 election...
WorldNews - Published



 Page 1  〉