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Michigan's solicitor general says the state may file more indictments against former Gov. Rick Snyder in the Flint water case

In this Jan. 23, 2018, file photo, former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder delivers his State of the State address at the state Capitol in Lansing, Mich. AP Photo/Al Goldis Former Michigan governor Rick Snyder was charged last week in connection with the Flint water crisis during his tenure. Current Michigan Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud told Insider that the investigation is ongoing, and the state may bring more indictments against him. She also said she hoped that the case shows how everyone ...
Tags: Politics, News, Trends, Ap, Michigan, Lyon, Flint, Rick Snyder, Flint Water Crisis, Capitol, Snyder, Bill Schuette, LANSING Mich, Dana Nessel, Hammoud, Jacob Shamsian


Former Michigan governor and 8 others face charges in the Flint water crisis that left 12 people dead

Twelve people died and more than 80 were sickened during the Flint water crisis, and now authorities are holding Michigan officials responsible.
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Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Faces 2 Charges In Flint Water Scandal

Prosecutors are revisiting how the city’s water system was contaminated with lead.
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Former Michigan governor faces charges for the Flint water crisis that left 12 people dead

Twelve people died and more than 80 were sickened during the Flint water crisis, and now authorities are holding two Michigan officials responsible.
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Former Michigan governor faces charges for the Flint water crisis that killed 12 people

Twelve people died and more than 80 were sickened during the Flint water crisis, and now authorities are holding two Michigan officials responsible.
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Ex-Michigan Gov. charged with willful neglect of duty related to Flint water crisis

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Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder charged with willful neglect of duty related to Flint water crisis

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was charged with two counts of willful neglect of duty in an investigation into the Flint water crisis.
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Flint water crisis: Michigan charges ex-governor Rick Snyder

It follows a new investigation into the deadly contamination of water in the Michigan city in 2014.
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Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and others will be indicted in the Flint water crisis, reports say

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is about to be indicted on criminal charges by a special counsel for his role in the Flint water crisis, news outlets such as CNN affiliate WXYZ report.
Tags: Cnn, Michigan, Flint, Rick Snyder, WXYZ


Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder faces 2 misdemeanor charges of willful neglect of duty in Flint water crisis

Each charge against the state's former Republican governor is a misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in prison or a fine of $1,000 or less.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Michigan, Flint, Rick Snyder, Detroit Free Press


Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and others will be indicted in the Flint water crisis, reports say

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is about to be indicted on criminal charges by a special counsel for his role in the Flint water crisis, news outlets including CNN affiliate WXYZ report.
Tags: Cnn, Michigan, Flint, Rick Snyder, WXYZ


Pence says he won't invoke 25th amendment in letter to Pelosi - as it happened

Vice-president says it would ‘set a terrible precedent’Wyoming conservative’s split with Trump could give cover to othersPresident rejects responsibility for Capitol riot he inspiredSchumer: Trump should not hold office one day longer’Ex-Michigan governor set to be charged over Flint water scandalKamala Harris: how will America’s next vice-president wield her power? Join the Guardian and cultural critic Margo Jefferson for a live conversation on 18 January at 4pm ET. Register here 2.52am GMT ...
Tags: Montana, America, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Gop, US politics, Wyoming, House, House Of Representatives, US Senate, Michigan, US Congress, Donald Trump, Cheney, Trump


Pence says he won't invoke 25th amendment in letter to Pelosi - live

Vice-president says it would ‘set a terrible precedent’Wyoming conservative’s split with Trump could give cover to othersPresident rejects responsibility for Capitol riot he inspiredSchumer: Trump should not hold office one day longer’Ex-Michigan governor set to be charged over Flint water scandalKamala Harris: how will America’s next vice-president wield her power? Join the Guardian and cultural critic Margo Jefferson for a live conversation on 18 January at 4pm ET. Register here 1.21am GMT ...
Tags: America, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Wyoming, House Of Representatives, US Senate, Michigan, US Congress, Donald Trump, Capitol Police, Trump, Flint, HARRIS, Capitol


Top House Republican Liz Cheney says she will vote to impeach Donald Trump – live

Wyoming conservative’s split with Trump could give cover to othersPresident rejects responsibility for Capitol riot he inspiredSchumer: Trump should not hold office one day longer’Ex-Michigan governor set to be charged over Flint water scandalTrump donor and casino mogul Sheldon Adelson dies at 87Kamala Harris: how will America’s next vice-president wield her power? Join the Guardian and cultural critic Margo Jefferson for a live conversation on 18 January at 4pm ET. Register here 11.17pm GMT ...
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Mitch McConnell reportedly believes Trump deserves impeachment over Capitol riot – live

Report says the Republican is pleased with Democrats’ actionsPresident rejects responsibility for Capitol riot he inspiredSchumer: Trump should not hold office one day longer’Ex-Michigan governor set to be charged over Flint water scandalTrump donor and casino mogul Sheldon Adelson dies at 87 10.13pm GMT Hi there, it’s Maanvi Singh - blogging from the West Coast. John Katko, a Republican representative of New York, has said he would vote to impeach Donald Trump for inciting the attack on the...
Tags: New York, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, House Of Representatives, Sheldon Adelson, Mitch McConnell, US Senate, Michigan, US Congress, Republican, Donald Trump, Trump, Flint, Capitol


Capitol riot: prosecutors cite 'mind-blowing' range of crimes as Trump denies responsibility – live

DoJ indicate ‘unmatched’ criminal conduct including felony murderPresident rejects responsibility for Capitol riot he inspiredSchumer: Trump should not hold office one day longer’Ex-Michigan governor set to be charged over Flint water scandalTrump donor and casino mogul Sheldon Adelson dies at 87 9.15pm GMT There are now metal detectors outside the House chamber, which lawmakers will have to pass through before gaining access to the floor.There are now metal detectors outside the House floor...
Tags: Congress, Washington, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Fbi, US politics, House, House Of Representatives, Sheldon Adelson, US Senate, Michigan, US Congress, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump


Michigan Plans To Charge Ex-Governor Rick Snyder In Flint Water Probe

The water crisis devastated the majority-Black city with lead-contaminated water and was blamed for a deadly outbreak.
Tags: News, Michigan, Flint, Rick Snyder


Flint water settlement boosted to $641M, but how much will residents get? That's still unclear

It still is not known how much money would be distributed to Flint residents impacted by the lead poisoning of the city's drinking water supply.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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'That's what I do': Barack Obama sinks 3-pointer as Joe Biden looks on ahead of Flint rally

Before heading out to the stage at the rally at Northwestern High School in Flint, Obama set up a shot on the basketball court and nailed it.
Tags: News, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Flint, Northwestern High School, Flint Obama


'That's what I do': Barack Obama sinks 3-pointer as Joe Biden looks on ahead of Flint rally

Before heading out to the stage at the rally at Northwestern High School in Flint, Obama set up a shot on the basketball court and nailed it.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Flint, Detroit Free Press, Northwestern High School, Flint Obama


Obama: Trump failed to take pandemic, presidency seriously

Calling Joe Biden his “brother,” Barack Obama on Saturday accused Donald Trump of failing to take the coronavirus pandemic and the presidency seriously as Democrats leaned on America's first Black president to energize Black voters in battleground Michigan on the final weekend of the 2020 campaign. Obama, the 44th president, and Biden, his vice president who wants to be the 46th, held drive-in rallies in Flint and Detroit, predominantly Black cities where strong turnout will be essential to swi...
Tags: News, Obama, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump, Detroit, Trump, Flint


US elections 2020: Trump heads for Pennsylvania, boasting of 'big red wave' – live

Trump makes claim to reporters as he plans four rallies in stateObama and Biden to stump together in MichiganFinal push to unleash power of poor and low-income voters‘Red mirage’: the ‘insidious’ scenario if Trump declares an early victorySign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 4.15pm GMT As Donald Trump heads to Pennsylvania today, Joe Biden and Barack Obama will campaign together in Michigan. The pair will hold a drive-in event in Flint, which will begin shortly, and ...
Tags: Florida, Obama, Republicans, US, Barack Obama, Georgia, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Pennsylvania, Democrats, US politics, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump, Detroit


Biden and Trump battle for swing states as election enters final weekend - live

Trump and Biden wrap up a rally-filled Friday in heartland statesEarly voting in Texas surpasses total turnout in 2016Biden and Obama to hold rallies in Flint and Detroit on SaturdayWhy rallies are Trump’s last best hope of clinging to presidencyUnions discussing general strike if Trump refuses to accept Biden victoryWill Arizona’s suburbs abandon the party of Trump?Sign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 12.32am GMT Donald Trump was uncharacteristically brief – speakin...
Tags: Texas, Minnesota, Obama, Republicans, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, New York Times, Arizona, Wisconsin, Nashville, Michigan, Rochester


Trump falsely claims at Michigan rally 'our doctors get more money if someone dies of Covid' – live

President makes remark as US surpasses 9m Covid casesEarly voting in Texas surpasses total turnout in 2016Biden and Obama to hold rallies in Flint and Detroit on SaturdayWhy rallies are Trump’s last best hope of clinging to presidencyUnions discussing general strike if Trump refuses to accept Biden victoryWill Arizona’s suburbs abandon the party of Trump?Sign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 8.28pm GMT Donald Trump has taken the stage for his campaign rally in Green B...
Tags: Texas, Minnesota, Obama, Republicans, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Cnn, Democrats, US politics, Arizona, Wisconsin, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump


Trump tells Michigan rally: 'Our doctors get more money if someone dies of Covid' – live

President makes remark as US breaks daily virus case record Early voting in Texas surpasses total turnout in 2016Biden and Obama to hold rallies in Flint and Detroit on SaturdayWhy rallies are Trump’s last best hope of clinging to presidencyUnions discussing general strike if Trump refuses to accept Biden victoryWill Arizona’s suburbs abandon the party of Trump?Sign up for Fight to Vote – our weekly US election newsletter 7.20pm GMT Republican Georgia governor Brian Kemp and his wife have go...
Tags: Texas, Minnesota, Obama, Republicans, US, Georgia, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Arizona, Wisconsin, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump


Flint residents sue investment banks over water crisis

Residents of Flint, Michigan, have filed a civil lawsuit against three investment banks for claims arising from the poisoning of "minors, residents and water users of the City of Flint during the period when Flint utilized the Flint River as a primary water source without implementing proper corrosion controls," according to a complaint in federal court.
Tags: Cnn, Flint Michigan, Flint, Flint River


Prosecutors drop criminal charges in Flint water scandal

Nearly four years since the city of Flint declared a state of emergency over the state of its water -- and three years after the first criminal charges were filed against government officials -- prosecutors on Thursday dismissed all pending criminal cases, pledging to start the investigation from scratch.
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Joe Biden is repeating the same mistakes that cost Hillary Clinton the election

Biden is trying to woo unhappy Republicans, when he should be mobilizing hundreds of thousands of DemocratsJoe Biden has staked his presidential campaign on his ability to “win back” white working-class voters in midwest swing states like Michigan and Wisconsin. But he has the wrong target.In Manitowoc, Wisconsin, a city that’s 90% white, Biden recently donned his populist hat, telling an audience: “I’ve dealt with guys like Trump my whole life … Guys who inherit everything they’ve ever gotten i...
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Democrats' path to victory in 2020 election 'runs straight through Michigan,' Kamala Harris tells Detroit supporters

The Democratic vice presidential nominee visited Black-owned businesses in Flint and rallied with supporters in Detroit during Tuesday campaign stop.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Detroit, Black, Flint, Democratic, Detroit Free Press, Michigan Kamala Harris


Poorly Protected Postal Workers Are Catching COVID-19 by the Thousands. It’s One More Threat to Voting by Mail.

This article was first published in ProPublica, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. For months, one postal worker had been doing all she could to protect herself from COVID-19. She wore a mask long before it was required at her plant in St. Paul, Minnesota. She avoided the lunch room, where she saw little social distancing, and ate in her car. The stakes felt especially high. Her husband, a post...
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