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Live coronavirus in North Carolina news updates :: WRAL.com - Here are the latest updates on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in North Carolina and across the globe:. 4:55 p.m. The State Employees Association of North Carolina has asked Gov.

Fish farm staying afloat despite virus outbreak Ayden, NC - Every business in our state is being impacted by the coronavirus in some way, including a business you may not know much about but that generates nearly $60 million a year in sales. That business is aquaculture, which is essentially the farming of fish.

Some see blustery storms, hail; Wednesday could bring record heat Some see blustery storms, hail; Wednesday could bring record heat. New research links air pollution to higher coronavirus death rates. When humans are sheltered in place, wild animals will play. Bandwidth to purchase $30M plot from state for new HQ, adding 1,165 new jobs.

Data show larger impact of COVID-19 on black residents in NC, nationally - Available COVID-19 data from states across the nation show black Americans are being infected and dying from the virus at disproportionate rates. Only nine states, including North Carolina, regularly published the demographics of coronavirus cases as of Tuesday.

Raleigh domestic violence agency stays open to help victims - Law enforcement officials across the country say the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting stay-at-home orders have led to a drop in most types of crime. But there's one frightening exception to that trend: domestic violence.

Prospect for the Pack: South Carolina WR Bryan Edwards Caught 234 passes for 3,045 yards and 22 scores. - Massive receiver. Almost 6-3, 220. Plays big, strong and physical in every way. - Hands are capable of the impossible. Completed crazy catches in contorted positions away from his body. Only one hand available?

Truck driver from Durham stabs four women, kills three before he is killed by police in Tenn. - A truck driver from Durham was shot and killed after law enforcement said he stabbed four women, killing three of them, before officers killed him Tuesday morning in Tennessee. Idris Abdus-Salaam of Durham was identified as the man who stabbed and killed Joyce Whaley, Patricia Denise Nibble and Nettie R.

With economy in question, Raleigh pulls vote on Dix Park funds from November ballot - The City of Raleigh needs to focus on containing the coronavirus and in rebounding from its economic consequences, Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin told the Raleigh City Council Tuesday.

DHEC: three additional deaths related to coronavirus, 187 new cases in SC - ABC Columbia COLUMBIA, SC – The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, on Tuesday, announced 187 new cases of the coronavirus, including three additional deaths. DHEC says this brings the total number of people confirmed to have COVID-19 in South Carolina to 2,417, and those who have died to 51.

COVID-19 continues to spread across South Carolina There are now 2417 positive cases of coronavirus in the Palmetto State, according to the latest numbers from the South Carolina Dept. of Health and Environmental Control. As of Tuesday afternoon, 185 new cases were reported. There were 2232 cases confirmed on Monday.

Gamecocks close 2020 season ranked - ABC Columbia For the fourth-straight year, South Carolina softball closed the season ranked in the top-25 polls, it was announced Tuesday.

Paraglider drowns in ocean off Outer Banks - A paraglider has drowned after he crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the North Carolina coast, officials said Tuesday. Police officers in Kill Devil Hills responded to a call just before 7 a.m. Tuesday regarding a report about a paragilder, a news release from the town said.

South Carolina receives new PPE shipment from Strategic National Stockpile National Guard Joint Task Force 59 have transported personal protective equipment to 46 counties in South Carolina. The new shipment from the Strategic National Stockpile was sent on April 2nd.

Bishop Curry: Separation during Holy Week a sacrifice, but God is with us Bishop Curry: Separation during Holy Week a sacrifice, but God is with us. Fort Bragg soldiers deploy to New York City, the pandemic's epicenter. Woman dies in Wake Forest house fire days before 87th birthday. Some see blustery storms, hail; Wednesday could bring record heat.

2020 American Legion Baseball regionals, World Series canceled - ABC Columbia As the coronavirus pandemic is creating unpredictability worldwide with its duration and public health regulations and restrictions across the nation, The American Legion is facing an improbable situation.

SC teachers' pay raises in question as lawmakers prepare return to weigh budget Lawmakers will convene Wednesday after halting mid session because of the growing coronavirus pandemic. According to the House Speaker Jay Lucas' office, one of the main considerations will be a continuing resolution that will fund state government at the same levels as the 2019-2020 budget.

Benedict coach James Rice named to coaching honor roll - ABC Columbia Benedict College head women's basketball coach James Rice has been named to the 2020 Coaching Honor Roll by Achieving Coaching Excellence.

Shoplifter wanted for stealing nearly $500 TV from Lexington Walmart - ABC Columbia Shoplifter wanted for stealing nearly $500 TV from Lexington Walma Shoplifter wanted for stealing nearly $500 TV from Lexington Walmart.

New York death toll has largest single-day jump, Cuomo says - ABC Columbia New York death toll has largest single-day jump, Cuomo says New York death toll has largest single-day jump, Cuomo says.

Complete City Paper COVID-19 coverage Local restaurants doing take out and delivery because of COVID-19: SC teachers' pay raises in question as lawmakers prepare return to weigh budget EXCLUSIVE: Former SC Gov.

Trump's aggressive advocacy of malaria drug for treating coronavirus divides medical community Trump's aggressive advocacy of malaria drug for treating coronavirus divides medical community. Increased demand for grocery delivery leaves some waiting days for food. Pepsi bottles used to make face shields for staff at Greenville hospital. Go Out and About from your couch Wednesday night.

600 unemployment boost hits next week, checks for self-employed will take longer - The $600-a-week unemployment boost from the federal government should start showing up in North Carolina's unemployment checks next week, a state unemployment official told lawmakers Tuesday. The boost will be retroactive, going back to last week.

Cam Newton tells Chris Paul he's 'a fish out of water' as free agent - ABC Columbia Quarterback Cam Newton is a free agent for the first time, and it comes during an unprecedented period when much of the country is shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic.

EXCLUSIVE: Former SC Gov. David Beasley, fresh off COVID-19, fights to avert millions of deaths But for those in impoverished countries, the coronavirus pandemic could worsen their plight, Beasley explained, adding the disease could easily boost the number of hungry people by 20 million.

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