Tuesday, December 3 2013 5:52 PM EST2013-12-03 22:52:08 GMT
Eleanor Turner passed away in a hospice facility early Friday morning. While her son and daughter were debating whether to tell Eleanor's husband Frank, another phone call came. Frank Turner passedMore >>
In the Sunday edition of the Charlotte Observer, Page 7 B, you find a story of a love so true, even death didn't part them for long.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 2:59 PM EST2013-12-04 19:59:23 GMT
A Physical Education teacher in Huntersville is facing charges after police say he had an inappropriate relationship with a student. According to Huntersville Police, officers were contacted by CharlotteMore >>
A Physical Education teacher in Huntersville is facing charges after police say he had an inappropriate relationship with a student.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 2:51 PM EST2013-12-04 19:51:38 GMT
Investigators briefly placed Mallard Creek High School on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found on campus. The incident was reported just after lunchtime at the school on JohnstonMore >>
Investigators briefly placed Mallard Creek High School on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found on campus.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 10:58 PM EST2013-12-05 03:58:20 GMT
Deputies in Rowan County are investigating a shooting after a man was shot in the back of the head during a breaking and entering. According to the Rowan County Sheriff's Office, a newly married coupleMore >>
While deputies in Rowan County continue to search for the burglar who shot a man was shot in the back of the head, a family friend tells WBTV they have no anger toward the shooter.More >>
For years fixing the broken border has been a main talking point of every Arizona politician.
It's also been a challenge no one's really been able to tackle.
Department of Homeland Security Director Janet Napolitano says the border is the safest it's been in decades. But Gov. Jan Brewer has a different take.
"I believe it will be secure when we can go down there and speak to the ranchers and the ranchers tell us the border is secure and when we go down there and talk to law enforcement and they tell us that the border is secure," Brewer said.
Sen. John McCain put Arizona in the national spotlight with his involvement in a recent bi-partisan immigration plan. But he said it's a no-go without a stronger border.
McCain said at this point there is no way to gauge when the border is secure.
"We'll have to establish those metric and they are very difficult. Right now there are not enough sufficient metrics in order to make that assessment," McCain said.
McCain said he and other senators are working on establishing that set of metrics and hope to have it done within a month or so.
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