Feds: One indicted in plot to attack Federal Reserve
3 years ago
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Feds: One indicted in plot to attack Federal Reserve

Federal authorities have arrested a man they say was plotting to blow up the Federal Reserve building in New York City, just blocks from the World Trade Center site.
Mexican cartels using small NC towns to traffic drugs
3 years ago
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Mexican cartels using small NC towns to traffic drugs

Wilmington certainly fits the bill for a cartel sub-hub. It has the obligatory major thoroughfare, I-40, which runs all the way to Barstow, CA, 2,500 miles away. Wilmington's Latinos constitute only around 6 percent of the city's population, but outlying counties like Cumberland, Sampson and Duplin have watched their Latino numbers skyrocket in the past two decades. Employment -- construction in the city and farming in the counties -- is the big draw.