Political fallout, blame swirls over Flint water crisis

However, the corroded pipes continue to be a problem and may have to be replaced. "We've designated a federal coordinator to make sure the people of Flint get what they need from their country". As the governor's office has already acknowledged, the ... More..

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by | Friday, January 22, 2016

Finally, We Know Exactly What Led to the Flint Water Crisis

The collection of 274 Flint water emails Governor Rick Snyder released Wednesday starts with a press release from April 25, 2015, announcing the city of Flint had switched to the Flint River for its water. ...More..

New York declares 'David Bowie Day' as final play ends
by | Friday, January 22, 2016

New York declares 'David Bowie Day' as final play ends

Peter Piranha's petition , entitled "Stop Kanye West recording covers of David Bowie's music", accuses Kanye of being a "talentless a**ewipe who couldn't lace David's boots". Mr Lindsay said: " David Bowie ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Cruz trails Trump in new NH poll

Sanders has closed the gap - and even taken leads - in polls of voters in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire . Here are five takeaways from the poll . He is now spending big money and lots ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Powerball frenzy in OH: A $1.4 billion jackpot - by the numbers

They may not be billionaires, but there were dozens who became millionaires as a result of the latest Powerball drawing. Convenience stores had glowing signs and paper printouts letting patrons know about Wed...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Bernie Sanders calls Planned Parenthood 'part of the establishment,' riles feminists

In 2006 , Sanders said he supported civil unions but not same-sex marriage, again deferring to states. According to CNN , Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is convinced that Hillary Clinton has turned her att...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Sanders routing Clinton in New Hampshire

US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has significantly expanded his lead over front-runner Hillary Clinton in the key state of New Hampshire , according to the latest poll . To hold off San...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Governor Snyder to release emails regarding Flint crisis online

Criticism of the state and federal response has grown in recent days over the crisis in Flint, a financially strapped city of just under 100,000 residents about 100 km northwest of Detroit . March 2013 - Flin...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Flint Activist Responds to Snyder's State of the State Address

January 17: During a Democratic debate, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton criticizes Snyder for his handling of the water emergency and her rival, U.S. The money also would replace plumbing fixtures in sch...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Freed reporter says he's 'feeling fine' after release from Iran

He spoke outside the U.S. Army's Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany, where he, Rezaian, and Abedini had flown Sunday for treatment. Amir said today he was "very humbled at everybody's support, from ...More..

Malheur standoff leader attends meeting, hears chants of 'go'
by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Malheur standoff leader attends meeting, hears chants of 'go'

People participating in the counterprotests, primarily birders, hikers and hunters, said they disagree with the Bundy's proposed goal of forcing the federal government to allow local residents to take control...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Former US Marine released from Iran returning to Michigan

He added: "I'm staying with my family at a very comfortable guest house on the base, which has been a great place to begin my recovery". "Having my fellow Marines support me gave me the strength to put up with ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Bernie Sanders opens up lead against Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire poll

This latest New Hampshire poll , conducted before Sunday night's debate in SC, while stunning, follows a recent trend that has seen Sanders gaining on the former First Lady in Iowa , New Hampshire and nati...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

MSNBC Is Having Flashbacks to 2008 With Clinton's Tight Race

Clinton also reminded voters how hard it was to get PPACA passed even when Democrats had sizeable majorities in both houses of Congress. While Clinton did not mention Sanders by name, her argument on experi...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Class about Flint's water crisis generating big interest

With his promise, Snyder may have inadvertently waved the largest red flag of the Flint water crisis that has claimed an global spotlight. "If the kids in a rich suburb of Detroit had been drinking contamin...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Bill Clinton Attacks Bernie Sanders on Planned Parenthood and Health Care

Sanders suggested to Maddow that both Planned Parenthood and the Human Rights Campaign , which has also endorsed Clinton-and which he incorrectly referred to as the "Human Rights Fund"-are part of the ...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Oregon governor criticizes feds' handling of occupation

One occupier was arrested for unauthorized use of a vehicle after driving a vehicle owned by the refuge into Burns, and a Montana man who was stopped by Oregon State Police last week for a lighting violation wa...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder takes responsibility for Flint's water crisis: "I"

Many residents are relying on bottled water. Snyder took full responsibility and said he will fix the problem so everyone in Flint will, once again, enjoy clean water. Rick Snyder began his second term as MI...More..

by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

DC storm could be one 'for the record books'

The event will still be held at Pinewood on Monday, with times the same, the reception at 6:30 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m., followed by the presentation of the chamber's annual awards. Unlike most storms so far t...More..

Sanders dismisses major women's group as 'establishment'
by | Thursday, January 21, 2016

Sanders dismisses major women's group as 'establishment'

Statistics, however, are enough to convince anyone that Planned Parenthood is "fighting like hell" to protect their financial interests - women's health be damned. In fact, Sanders's campaign responded to the...More..