NC House panel looking at public school grant bill
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A proposal to give grants to North Carolina students to attend private or religious schools has been retooled to target low-income families. But it's not enough for opponents who argue the plan is a voucher system that will debilitate the public schools.
Sentencing set in NC plot to behead terror witness
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man faces multiple life prison sentences for a plot to behead witnesses whose testimony convicted him of his role in planning terror attacks against a Virginia Marine Corps base and overseas targets.