Flint

Boxer Ivana Habazin's trainer Bashir Ali, right, trash talks with members of Claressa Shields' entourage during a weigh-in Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Flint, Mich. Ali was later punched by a man and fell to the ground bloodied. He was sent to McLaren Hospital in Flint to be treated. Habazin and Claressa Shields are scheduled to fight Saturday for the WBO and WBC super welterweight championships. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)
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October 17, 2019 - 6:52 am
He was left lying on the floor, bleeding from the head.
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FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2016. file photo vehicles drive through downtown Flint, Mich. Picketing auto workers have surrounded the massive General Motors complex for nearly a week in Flint, the automaker's birthplace. Picketing auto workers have surrounded the massive General Motors complex for nearly a week of Friday, Sept. 20, in Flint, the automaker’s birthplace. The city and many workers have been here before: A 54-day strike at a Flint plant in 1998 forced a companywide shutdown. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
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September 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The birthplace of General Motors has been on an economic roller-coaster ride for more than a century as the automaker rose, crashed and retooled for changing markets. Now, the city of Flint is again steeling for economic impact amid a nationwide United Auto Workers' strike...
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August 29, 2019 - 3:31 pm
He says he was running in a pack Saturday and couldn't see the ground ahead of him.
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Police emergency
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August 23, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Toxicology tests are being performed to determine if he was driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
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August 09, 2019 - 10:09 am
Blame a water main break.
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August 08, 2019 - 9:04 am
The move could bring 2,000 new jobs to the Flint area.
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Claudia Perkins-Milton, second right, joins other Flint residents as they show their determination while asking heartfelt, serious questions to Michigan Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud and Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy during a community meeting with Flint water prosecutors at UAW Local 659 on Friday, June 28, 2019, in Flint, Mich. Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal explained their decision in a public forum Friday night, telling frustrated and shocked residents they must look at hundreds of mobile devices and millions of documents that a previous investigative team never reviewed. (Jake May/MLive.com/The Flint Journal via AP)
June 29, 2019 - 9:05 am
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal explained their decision in a public forum Friday night, telling frustrated, shocked and saddened residents they must look at hundreds of mobile devices and millions of documents that a previous...
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Michigan Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud speaks about the prosecution of Flint water cases Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, during a press conference at the Attorney General's office in downtown Lansing, Michigan. (Photo: © Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal)
June 28, 2019 - 8:28 am
Residents want an explanation and tonight they'll get one.
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FILE - In this March 21, 2016 file photo, the Flint Water Plant water tower is seen in Flint, Mich. Prosecutors dropped all criminal charges Thursday, June 13, 2019, against eight people in the Flint water scandal and pledged to start the investigation from scratch. The defendants include Michigan's former health director, Nick Lyon, who was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He was accused of failing to timely alert the public about an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that occurred in 2014-15 when Flint was drawing improperly treated water from the Flint River. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
June 14, 2019 - 5:01 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A surprise decision by Michigan prosecutors to drop all pending charges in the Flint water crisis and restart a three-year investigation is a reminder of the legal complexities surrounding the disaster. Seven of 15 people had taken plea deals with no jail time, and their...
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Flint Water Plant Tower
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June 14, 2019 - 12:07 pm
"Millions and millions of documents" have never been reviewed.
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