North Carolina State University reports first cluster of cases; Hawaii delays tourism reopening; global cases top 22M
First, the University of North Carolina. Now, North Carolina State University.
A day after university officials in Chapel Hill decided to pivot to online classes after at least four clusters of outbreaks of COVID-19 in student living spaces, the Raleigh university reported its first cluster of positive cases that included some of its own students.
Also Tuesday, the University of Notre Dame said it was moving to online classes for two weeks in hopes that infections won’t surge.
Meanwhile, a new survey shows that parents with children who have switched to online learning say they have gone into debt paying for all of the at-home school expenses, including breakfast and lunch, during the pandemic.
Some significant developments:
The U.S. stock market closed at an all-time high Tuesday, staging a stunning turnaround from the darkest early days of the coronavirus pandemic.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced he is writing a