'I've Got Your Back,' Obama Tells Residents Of Flint, Mich., Amid Water Crisis - The president told an energetic audience he "will not rest" until the city's water is safe to drink. A federal state of emergency has been declared as a result of lead leaching into Flint's water.
Wed, 04 May 2016 18:28:00 -0400
How Much Does It Cost To Educate A Student In Michigan? (Or, In The U.S.?) - Who knows how much it takes to educate a child, and how do you find out? The state of Michigan is trying to answer those questions right now.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:56:43 -0400
Justice Department Says North Carolina Bathroom Law Violates Civil Rights - Gov. Pat McCrory responded in a statement, saying, "We will be reviewing to determine the next steps." The state has until Monday to respond.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:55:00 -0400
Ex-Chemist In Massachusetts Was High On Drugs At Work For 8 Years - Documents released Tuesday say Sonja Farak was under the influence of methamphetamines, ketamine, cocaine, LSD and other drugs nearly every day between 2005 and 2013.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:40:00 -0400
Syrian Army Declares 48-Hour Truce After Intense Fighting In Aleppo - The U.S. has said it is working with Russia to restore cessation of hostilities in the city. This comes after days of intense fighting in the area.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:31:00 -0400
California Governor Up Against Deadline To Act On Tobacco Restrictions - The legislation would raise the age limit for buying tobacco products to 21. If approved, the bills would also let counties enact local cigarette taxes.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:10:00 -0400
DOT Announces Recall Of Up To 40 Million More Takata Air Bag Inflators - Takata, the Japanese auto parts supplier, now must fix up to 40 million more faulty air bag inflators. The U.S. Department of Transportation says this is the biggest safety recall in history.
Wed, 04 May 2016 17:09:00 -0400
Frozen Food Recall Expands To 358 Products Amid Listeria Fears - Citing potential listeria contamination, CRF Frozen Foods has voluntarily recalled fruit and vegetable products under 42 brands that are sold nationwide and in Canada.
Wed, 04 May 2016 16:10:00 -0400
Trump In Triumph: The Man Who Wasn't Welcome In The Game Takes Home The Prize - Trump's megawatt personality immediately became a magnet for viewers on TV, as did his browbeating battles with rivals and news moderators. Even without debates, Trump was seen everywhere on-screen.
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:58:00 -0400
Frozen Food Fears: 4 Things To Know About The Listeria Recall - The FDA issued a massive recall of frozen fruits and vegetables this week. Here's what you need to know about the nasty bug that's causing all the problems.
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:47:00 -0400
Panama Papers Fallout Hurts A Reputation Panama Thought It Had Fixed - Panama has improved transparency in its banking and legal sectors, and its economy is a bright spot in Latin America. But the Panama Papers have hurt the country's reputation.
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:25:00 -0400
Bernie Sanders Says He's Staying In And It's 'Good For The Democratic Party' - The Vermont senator tells NPR he will stay in until June, despite the likelihood of Hillary Clinton being the Democratic nominee.
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:00:00 -0400
After A Long Day At The Computer Do You Have A Medical Problem? - You're not alone if you feel a sting in your eyes and have blurry vision and neck pain after sitting in front of your computer for hours. But is there a name for your ailment?
Wed, 04 May 2016 14:33:00 -0400
After Ted Cruz Dropped Out, His Watch Party Became The Saddest Room In America - It would be hard to overstate the amount of tears that were shed in that room after Cruz's announcement. There were cries that shake your chest cavity. Tears that run your makeup off your face.
Wed, 04 May 2016 14:21:00 -0400
Prince's Staff Sought Addiction Doctor's Help A Day Before Musician Died, Lawyer Says - A lawyer for Dr. Howard Kornfeld said the doctor immediately dispatched his son to Prince's Minneapolis estate. The son was said to be among those who found Prince dead and called 911.
Wed, 04 May 2016 14:17:00 -0400