Michigan Officials Charged With Manslaughter In Flint Water Crisis

The crisis began when blood samples from young children from Flint , Michigan showed that they had much more lead in their blood due to lead seeping into the city's pipes when they began using local drinking water in an effort to cut costs. More..

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After Deadly High-Rise Inferno In London, A Search For Survivors - And Answers

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is providing advice and reassurance to people who are concerned about the safety of high-rise buildings following this morning's fire at Grenfell Tower in London (June 1...More..

MI state officials charged with manslaughter in deadly Legionnaires' outbreak
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

MI state officials charged with manslaughter in deadly Legionnaires' outbreak

A press statement from Schuette's office alleges that Lyon waited a year before alerting the public about the outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease as a result of the crisis, an act that led to the death of 85...More..

Conjoined twin girls separated by CHOP surgeons
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Conjoined twin girls separated by CHOP surgeons

On June 7 30 medics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia operated on the tots, separating them and then carrying out careful reconstruction surgery on their heads . It took months of planning and preparati...More..

Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

It is "highly likely" that new appointments to the shadow cabinet will be made this week . Ms Rayner was first appointed to the shadow education secretary role in July 2016, in the wake of the resignation o...More..

British Inflation Rate Rises to 4-Year High as Brexit Bites
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

British Inflation Rate Rises to 4-Year High as Brexit Bites

The central bank is widely expected to keep interest rates at their record low of 0.25 percent on Thursday. Sterling extended Friday's 1.6 percent slide against the dollar, which was the biggest one-day loss ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

5 key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony

Trump confident Christopher Ruddy, CEO of conservative Newsmax Media, told PBS Newshour on Monday that he thought Trump "was considering perhaps terminating the special counsel", a decision that would require...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic

The closeness of the Republican race may surprise many analysts, who previously pointed out that Gillespie was generally leading by substantial margins in most polls. Tonight, we're one step closer to build...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Duncan posts about shooting that injured fellow congressman: "I am safe"

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson of IL. It is unclear at present whether in fact the man DeSantis spoke with was the shooter. He described the man to CNN as someone in his late 50s or early...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

South Korean military: Suspected DPRK drone spies on THAAD site

So with a North Korean ICBM imminent, diplomatic options ineffective or compromising, and military confrontation an insane solution , what will happen when North Korea gets its wish for a thermonuclear...More..

Five victims in shooting at US Congress baseball practice
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Five victims in shooting at US Congress baseball practice

A Tyson spokesman said Mika had been taken to a local hospital and they were awaiting word on his condition. A man with ties to MI is among the five people shot at a congressional baseball practice outsid...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

North Korean soldier defects to South by crossing heavily fortified DMZ

This is not the first time Seoul has discovered drones reportedly belonging to Pyongyang on South Korean soil. Japan has proposed hosting a trilateral summit with China and South Korea in late July, a...More..

Bodega worker suffers broken jaw after violent avocado attack
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bodega worker suffers broken jaw after violent avocado attack

Two suspects approached him angrily following a dispute over a food order. A NY clerk was seriously injured on Monday morning after he was brazenly pelted with avocados and bananas in a bodega. He was taken t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Rep. Scalise shot in Virginia

Following reports of a gunman opening fire on a Republican congressional team baseball practice Wednesday that wounded at least one congressman, support began to pour in from officials across North Carolina. Br...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Rep. Jeff Duncan: 'I believe I saw the shooter'

Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) told Fox Business of the 7:10 a.m. parking-lot encounter. "We obviously were just trying to beat some traffic, never thought that you'd ever have any incident like this, but had we just...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

House Majority Whip shot at congressional baseball practice

At least five people were wounded, Brooks said, naming Scalise along with a congressional staff member, two law enforcement officers, and another officer who was either with the Capitol Police or Secret S...More..

Kroger, Fresh Encounters win Marsh stores at auction
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Kroger, Fresh Encounters win Marsh stores at auction

Kroger subsidiary Topvalco made a $16 million offer on 11 Marsh stores, including two each in Indianapolis , Zionsville, Muncie and Bloomington. The deal would result in the sale of 15 stores for $8 million. ...More..

Eagles LT Jason Peters gets extension on contract
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Eagles LT Jason Peters gets extension on contract

Pederson thinks Wentz's development will benefit from keeping the offensive line intact with Peters and center Jason Kelce. For this season, though, Pederson made clear he intends for Peters to stick at left ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

5 people, including Michigan health chief, charged in Flint

Lyon also is charged with misconduct in office for allegedly obstructing university researchers who are studying if the surge in cases was linked to the Flint River. Flint started using untreated Flint Rive...More..

Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation

A few minutes later, dozens of shots exploded on the suburban ball field. On Wednesday morning, a gunman fired shots on a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia where Republican politicians were practicing ...More..