7 charged with terror conspiracy in North Carolina –

A father, his two sons and four other men living in North Carolina are accused of mililtary-style training at home and plotting “violent jihad” abroad, federal authorities said Monday.

Officials said the men were led by Daniel Patrick Boyd, a married 39-year-old who lived in an unassuming lakeside home in a rural area south of Raleigh, where he and his family walked their dog and operated a drywall business.