• Flint water scandal prompts manslaughter charge for health chief
Flint water scandal prompts manslaughter charge for health chief

Larry Dubin is a law professor at the University of Detroit Mercy and spoke with WWJ's Sandra McNeill about the charges . Lyon was also charged with misconduct in office, a felony punishable by up to five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

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  • Holidaymakers flee water as 8ft shark swims in shallow waters in Mallorca
Holidaymakers flee water as 8ft shark swims in shallow waters in Mallorca

The rescue team of the Palma Aquarium told El Mundo that the shark had been already been left stranded near at least two other beaches before the shark it was put down "to minimise pain, stress and provide a dignified death". Blue sharks are relatively common in the Mediterranean, but are not usually thought to be risky for bathers although one i...

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  • NDA nominee Ram Nath meets UP MPs for support
NDA nominee Ram Nath meets UP MPs for support

One set in which Shah was among the proposers was in Hindi, which some BJP leaders said was a rare practice. Aam Admi Party AAP leader Dr. Salil Saha declined to comment anything in particular on Kovind since he wasn't sure about the stand of his party-line.

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  • Bangladeshis among 89 suspected foreign militants in Philippines
Bangladeshis among 89 suspected foreign militants in Philippines

The Associated Press reported Philippine military chief General Eduardo Ano as saying that Mahmud was wounded in battle and died of his wounds on June 7. Numerous high rises were used as sniper posts to slow down the advance of government forces, the military said. Ano said the battle was taking longer because the militants were using civilians a...

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  • Presidential poll: Tejashwi Yadav cautions coalition leaders to maintain restraint
Presidential poll: Tejashwi Yadav cautions coalition leaders to maintain restraint

Nitish's gambit in taking the lone ranger role is driven by the near irreconcilable contradictions within the UPA and the anti-BJP phalanx, which limits the chances of him emerging as the leader to challenge the NDA in 2019. Though Uttar Pradesh has given the country nine prime ministers, including incumbent Narendra Modi , who is a Lok Sabha ...

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  • Trump skips out on hosting Ramadan dinner, breaking White House tradition
Trump skips out on hosting Ramadan dinner, breaking White House tradition

Even Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rejected the Office of Religion and Global Affairs' request to host an Eid al-Fitr party, according to CNN . But it was Hillary Clinton who made the meal marking the end of Ramadan an annual event, holding the first official Id al-Fitr celebration in 1996.

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  • Police name terrorist suspect targeting Muslim Londoners
Police name terrorist suspect targeting Muslim Londoners

A spokesman said police investigations are "continuing to establish whether there is any link between his death and the attack" adding: "The man suspected of driving the van was detained by members of the public at the scene". "While this appears to be an attack on a particular community, like the awful attacks in Manchester, Westminster and Londo...

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  • North Korea 'willing to talk' with USA on nuclear moratorium
North Korea 'willing to talk' with USA on nuclear moratorium

While it's not immediately clear what the outcome of the test was, North Korea has long harbored ambitions to build and maintain a credible nuclear weapon arsenal for deterrence or to strike North America . Moon's government wants North Korea to attend the Pyeongchang Games and has proposed various ideas to use its participation as a way promo...

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  • Maryland, DC Sue Trump For 'Unprecedented Constitutional' Offenses
Maryland, DC Sue Trump For 'Unprecedented Constitutional' Offenses

The provision bars the president and other government employees from accepting foreign gifts and payments without congressional approval. "The President's conflicts of interest threaten our democracy", Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said during a joint press conference with D.C.

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  • Presidential campaign: Kovind to visit Srinagar on June 28
Presidential campaign: Kovind to visit Srinagar on June 28

Mr. Kovind had a brief two-hour stay in Lucknow , where he interacted with the BJP MPs and MLAs at the official residence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , 5 Kalidas Marg. He will visit Dehradoon on Monday, the state capital of the BJP ruled state Uttarakhand. She said it's a matter of pride for the Kanpur and for me as my native ...

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  • New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties
New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties

New York City pride parade spokesman James Fallarino said if there are any disruptions or protests, organizers will "do everything in our power to respect the people who are disrupting or protesting and to respect their message". The event is seen as a turning point in the gay rights movement. Lemon Reimer, a 20-year-old college student from upst...

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  • UP working to develop tourism in state: Adityanath
UP working to develop tourism in state: Adityanath

Once the BJP government completes 100 days in office, the people of Uttar Pradesh would be able to make a clear distinction between the performance of the current and the previous government", a confident Maurya had said. It has taken initiatives to maintain the heritage and cultural values of the state by starting daily Ram Leela in Ayodhya, Ras...

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  • Femina Miss India 2017 gets its winners
Femina Miss India 2017 gets its winners

Femina Miss India 2017 was held at Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai on June 25, 2017. Besides walking the ramp for fashion designers, each of the contestants had to go through rounds of screening, before the victor was chosen. The famous Indian beauty pageant winners for the year were Miss Haryana Manushi Chhillar , Miss Jammu & Kashmir, Sana Dua ...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Every British high-rise tested fails fire safety regulations
Grenfell Tower fire: Every British high-rise tested fails fire safety regulations

Camden Council leader Georgia Gould told BBC News that 83 residents had refused to leave, adding the situation "will become a matter for the fire service". One form of ACM, comprising two thin layers of aluminium sandwiched between a plastic polyurethane core, is suspected of having contributed to the rapid spread of the Grenfell Tower blaze.

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  • Trump talks Israeli-Palestinian peace deal with newly chosen Saudi Crown Prince
Trump talks Israeli-Palestinian peace deal with newly chosen Saudi Crown Prince

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a royal decree earlier in the day to replace Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud with his own son. Mohammed's appointment as heir to the throne completes a gradual stripping of power from the ousted crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef , 57, who has also been fired as deputy prime m...

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  • Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's coast
Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's coast

The window for development or strengthening will close when the low reaches the cooler waters off the western tip of southern Mexico on Monday night or Tuesday. Coastal sections of Mexico's Oaxaca, Guerrero, and Michoacan states could see 1-3 inches of rain with locally 5 inches in spots. The remnants of Tropical Storm Bret are in the central Gul...

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  • Murray defiant after shock defeat
Murray defiant after shock defeat

Milos Raonic's preparations for Wimbledon received a setback when he lost to No. 698-ranked Thanasi Kokkinakis 7-6 (5), 7-6 (8) Tuesday in the first round of the Queen's grass-court tournament. Nobody could have predicted an outcome like this, especially because Jordan Thompson was a lucky loser who didn't even reach the main draw. "I do...

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  • Dr Mahmud Ahmad Is Alive, May Have Fled Marawi
Dr Mahmud Ahmad Is Alive, May Have Fled Marawi

It held on both sides", Galvez told a phone interview. Amid the ongoing crisis in Marawi City , President Rodrigo Duterte urged Muslims and Christians to build a society grounded on love, mutual respect and understanding. But he said this could not be independently confirmed because troops had yet to advance in the four villages in Marawi into...

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  • Two children among three people killed in Mississauga crash
Two children among three people killed in Mississauga crash

The two other children in the van were taken to a local trauma centre. Three other people are in hospital. One child is in hospital with serious injuries and the fourth is listed in critical condition. Wright said the vehicles were heading in opposite directions. "It would be a Sunday night pretty close to a fairly popular complex for entertain...

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  • U.S. health-insurance bill faces stiff opposition
U.S. health-insurance bill faces stiff opposition

Dean Heller (R-NV) is the fifth Republican in the Senate to object to the plan . The Senate bill would provide for expanded tax-free Health Savings Accounts, and it would also eliminate federal funding for Planned Parenthood for one year.

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