4 Things You Need to Know for Wednesday

CHARLOTTE, NC — WCCB News Rising brings you the biggest stories of the day. Here are the 4 Things You Need To Know for Wednesday.

1. Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump’s running mate Mike Pence is making a campaign stop in Charlotte Wednesday morning.
He’ll rally voters at a private event at Charlotte Pipe & Foundry at 10. Afterwards, he’ll make a stop near Wilmington to host another rally.

2. Donald Trump is backing off his immigration policy. Trump says he’ll consider softening laws dealing with illegal immigrants. He also says he’s not looking to hurt people. Trump has claimed that he would deport the 11 million people living in the U.S. illegally if elected.

 

3. Vice President Joe Biden will become the highest ranking U.S. Official to meet with Turkish leaders since the July coup attempt. Biden is expected to talk about free speech and political opponents. Turkey’s President will likely demand the U.S. extradite a Muslim cleric who is living in Pennsylvania, the man the Turkish President claims to be behind the failed coup.

4. The search is on for survivors after a deadly earthquake in Central Italy. A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the town of Norcia – which is a little 2 hours from Rome. It was followed by at least 11 aftershocks. At least 39 people are dead, but the death toll is expected to rise.