About $600 million is coming from the state of Michigan, which was accused of repeatedly overlooking the devastating risks of switching Flint’s water source in 2014.
A judge in Michigan has approved a $626 million settlement for Flint residents and others who were exposed to lead-contaminated water.
As ventilators have become one of the most indispensable tools in the fight against COVID-19, so have the respiratory therapists who run the machines.
Newark, New Jersey, could be the next Flint if officials do not solve the lead water crisis that’s hurting the city and its residents.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) gave a fiery response to claims her climate change legislation was elitist.
Terry Crews headed to Capitol Hill to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee and to fight for the rights of sexual assault survivors. He also explained the dangers of fighting back as a black man in America.
The city hasn’t had clean water for more than 1,400 days.
Dr. Abdul El-Sayed hopes the things that set him apart can bring Michigan together.
The conservative media giant dominates local TV in the troubled city, where people say the press hasn’t raked nearly enough muck.