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Clothing to get lab tests in bid for break in '97 murder
LENNON, Mich. (AP) - Nearly 20 years later, jewelry and clothing from an 88-year-old Genesee County murder victim are being sent to a laboratory for DNA tests in a new bid to catch the killer. Undersheriff Christopher Swanson says the Virginia lab hopes to use new technology to develop a ...
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[email protected]: Flint accusations; making news in Detroit
We're taking a look at new accusations out of the Flint water crisis and development in Detroit        
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McLaren: State workers ‘covered up’ Flint cases
McLaren Hospital lawyers: State health workers engaged in a “cover-up” of a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease        
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Officials confirm 7th Legionnaires’ case in Flint
Health officials have confirmed a seventh case of Legionnaires’ disease in Genesee County this year        
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Genesee County may be stuck with Detroit water
Flint may be forced to stay with Detroit water for two years, and if it stays on Detroit water, so must Genesee County.        
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No pending Oroville, but Michigan's aging, crumbling dams pose a risk
While not as bad as the situation in Oroville, Calif., Michigan has thousands of dams that are aging and pose risks.        
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State orders McLaren to fix conditions on legionella
For second time, health officials order McLaren Flint hospital to “correct conditions” to reduce legionella bacteria        
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Police: Up to 70 cats found in, around Genesee County home
GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Dozens of cats have been found at a rural Genesee County house, but the 60-year-old homeowner has yet to be located. Gaines Township police Chief Mark Schmitzer tells The Flint Journal (http://bit.ly/2l3vLs0 ) that more than 30 cats were at the house Monday and as ...
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Report: Cost of Flint water upgrade rises to $108M
The estimate is slightly higher than a December estimate of $105 million.        
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Report: Cost of upgrading Flint's water plant rises to $108M
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A consultant says the cost of upgrading Flint's water treatment plant is estimated at $108 million, up slightly from an earlier estimate.
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Mott Community College extends closure due to 'active shooter threat'
Mott Community College announced on Twitter this morning that all campus locations are closed until 1 p.m. today.        
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Obama’s EPA finds bias in Flint power plant case
It found that state regulators made decisions in public hearings for OKing the Genesee Power Station between 1992, ’94        
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Mott Community College closes for part of day after threat
FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Mott Community College in Michigan says it's closing for part of the day after a threat was made related to the school. College spokeswoman Dawn Hibbard says the "active shooter threat" was made Monday morning and all of the Flint-based community college's locations were closed until ...
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EPA: Flint must test new water source for 3 months
A federal requirement for testing Flint's new water source comes as the city still wrestles with lead-tainted tap water.        
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EPA orders Flint to outline fixes before water switch
DETROIT (AP) - Federal officials have outlined new steps Flint must take before switching its drinking water source again in the wake of its lead-contamination crisis. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday updated an order issued in January. It calls for Flint to build a three-mile interconnection so it ...
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Mary Barra: CEO steered GM past woes to bright future
Pioneer led automaker through ignition switch recall to sustained growth and future of self-driving cars        
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Kaffer: Snyder continues wrong path on Flint
Gov. Rick Snyder continues dodging responsibility in the Flint water crisis.        
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Schuette: Keep ‘fox out of henhouse’ in probe
Special prosecutors want to block state health officials from being involved in Flint water issues during criminal probe        
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Schuette: Keep ‘fox out of the henhouse’ in probe
Special prosecutors want to block state health officials from being involved in Flint water issues during criminal probe        
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Schuette: Keep ‘fox out of the henhouse’ in Flint probe
Special prosecutors want to block state health officials from being involved in Flint water issues during criminal probe        
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Crews in second phase of pipe replacements for Flint
As of Friday morning, 38 homes in the city had their water service lines replaced through the FAST Start initiative        
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Man breaks into Imlay City city hall, kills himself
Police say a man broke into city hall in Imlay City, sat at a desk and fatally shot himself       
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