The escalating trade war between the U.S. and its major trade partners has prompted N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper to ask President Donald Trump to dial back U.S. tariffs. N.C. farmers, manufacturers are being harmed, Cooper says.
UNC-Chapel Hill faculty leaders asked Chancellor Carol Folt and Provost Bob Blouin to affirm their commitment to academic freedom. The two did so, but said the outcome of a grievance about a sports history class where the administration and the faculty disagree.
To break the Republican supermajority in the N.C. General Assembly, Democrats need to win four House seats or six Senate seats. In 10 key GOP-held districts, Democratic candidates have a cash advantage.
Thailand's military government wants to control how movies portray the ordeal of the young soccer players and their heroic rescue from a flooded cave that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers.