North Carolina

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Duke Energy pleaded guilty on Thursday to environmental crimes and has agreed to pay a record $102 million in fines and restitution for years of illegal pollution, ignored warnings, and poorly maintained infrastructure. U.S. District Court Judge Malcolm Howard said it is the largest federal criminal fine in North Carolina history. But some...
Spencer Woodman, The Intercept
In the predawn hours of January 24, 2013, a police officer in Fayetteville,...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
North Carolina residents who live near Duke Energy coal ash dumps have been...

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