Federal immigration officials admitted this week that the suspect in the February slayings of four people in Charlotte was granted special immigration status – shielding him from deportation two years ago despite being listed in a federal database as a gang member.
A 16-year-old Muslim boy from York – who was “seduced” by the terrorist group ISIS and plotted to kill American troops in North Carolina – will spend up to the next five years in a juvenile prison after he was sentenced Tuesday on a gun charge.
Most of the well water tested near Duke Energy’s coal ash ponds show contaminants above state groundwater standards, state regulators said Tuesday. Most would still meet federal standards for municipal drinking water.
North Carolina senator sees the information-sharing legislation as the best move the government can make – aside from taking offensive measures – to scuttle, or at least minimize, losses from cyberattacks.