Judge approves $626 million settlement in Flint water crisis case

A federal judge has approved a partial settlement that will provide $626.25 million to tens of thousands of Flint, Michigan, residents who for years were impacted by exposure to lead in their drinking water. The settlement, approved on Wednesday by United States District Judge Judith E. Levy, is one of the largest in Michigan's history.  […]

Over 100 million Americans under cold weather warnings

More than 100 million Americans are under cold weather warnings, freeze or frost alerts, the National Weather Service said Thursday. Low temperatures have swept several major cities, bringing the first freezing temperatures and wind chills of the season. The colder temperatures haven't set new records but are at least 15 degrees colder than normal across […]

Over 100 million Americans under cold weather warnings

More than 100 million Americans are under cold weather warnings, freeze or frost alerts, the National Weather Service said Thursday. Low temperatures have swept several major cities, bringing the first freezing temperatures and wind chills of the season. The colder temperatures haven't set new records but are at least 15 degrees colder than normal across […]

Nearly one million children have now had the Covid vaccine

Nearly one million children have now had the Covid vaccine after England’s Chief Medical Officer said ‘virtually all’ youngsters will get the virus without the jab rollout Some 912,446 under-18s have received the vaccine, according to Government Chief medical officers said everyone between 12 and 15 should be give Pfizer jab Chris Whitty said jabs […]

Million Dollar Beach House Season 2 Release Date, Cast, And More Information

While the world of reality TV has something for everyone, there’s an entire genre dedicated to voyeuristically following the lives of the rich. Just look at the success of “Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives” or “Bling Empire.” Those series center around the common theme of watching the ultra-wealthy as they shop, vacation, and party. The […]

Student loans: $40 million of wages garnished from borrowers recently despite pandemic pause, data shows

About $40 million in wages were garnished from certain student loan borrowers' paychecks in May and June 2021 despite the Education Department (ED) prohibiting wage garnishment amid the ongoing pandemic student loan payment pause, according to newly published federal data. The data, obtained through a freedom of information request by D.C.-based advocacy group Student Borrower […]

The $1.3 million luxury apartment that’s covered in mould

At almost $1.3 million, Lee Lits was expecting a lot more from the luxury apartment into which she poured her life savings. But in April, just months after moving into her new Caulfield home, the single mother of three discovered that water was regularly streaming down the insides of her windows and pooling in the […]