In addition to rejoining the 287(g) program, which lets local law enforcement agencies perform immigration enforcement, Alamance Sheriff Terry Johnson had some strong words about the drug trade in his county.
In a voluntary settlement agreement, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is closing its long-running investigation into the Wake County school system’s discipline policies. Wake has made changes that reduced suspensions.
Lime and Bird, electric scooter companies have until Dec. 6 to agree to Raleigh City Council rules. It will mean fewer scooters on Raleigh streets, if they agree. Also scooters are allowed in bike lanes.
Tuesday’s recount gave Democrat Rachel Hunt a win over GOP Rep. Bill Brawley, ending NC’s last contested legislative race and maybe the political career of one of the county’s most influential lawmakers.
The chairman and ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are demanding that the Trump administration "make a determination" about whether Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was responsible for the killing Jamal Khashoggi.
An openly gay former councilman in a small Southeast Texas town is suing over a recall election that cost him his seat, an effort that surfaced after nude photos of him were anonymously sent to city hall.
A government witness at the U.S. trial of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo says his cartel bribed the country's former top security chief and another person who once worked under the current president-elect.
A white Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi said during a debate with her African-American Democratic opponent that she apologizes for saying she would attend a "public hanging" if a supporter invited her.