FBI joins EPA in investigating Flint water crisis for criminal violations

FBI spokeswoman says agencys role is analyse the matter to determine if there have been any federal violations in lead contamination of drinking water The FBI is working with a multi-agency squad analyse the lead contamination of Flints drinking water, alongside Environmental Protection Agency examiners who can tackle criminal violations of federal environmental statute, officials…

‘I was molested by Dr Larry Nassar’: how the gymnastics sexual abuse scandal unfolded

Nassar was jailed for up to 175 years for abusing more than 150 women and girls but his crimes may never have come to illumination without an email to an Indiana newspaper ‘I was molested by Dr Larry Nassar’: how the gymnastics sexual abuse scandal unfolded Gymnastics ‘I was molested by Dr Larry Nassar’: how…

Michigan ACLU sues schools after Flint water crisis

( CNN) The ACLU of Michigan is suing school districts that serve Flint, saying there are inadequate services for the 30,000 children therewho were exposed to lead through the water supply. The class action lawsuit filed Tuesday also alleges that the federal Someones with Disabilities Education Act is being violated by not providing ongoing screening…

‘Rocky’ actor Tony Burton dead at 78, report says

( Getty) Actor Tony Burton died Thursday afternoon, his sister told Michigan Live. Loretta “Peaches” Kelley told the site her friend had been in and out of the hospital this past year but was not diagnosed with anything. He was 78. Burton, originally from Flint, Michigan, is best known for his roles in the “Rocky”…