Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur speaks to women involved in Sandusky raid
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:43:43 GMT
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur toured a jail where a large group of the woman detained during the raid are being held. The Congresswoman said she was able speak to the more than 30 women who are being held in Calhoun County, Michigan.
Del Monte voluntarily recalls veggie trays for possible parasite contamination
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:43:24 GMT
Del Monte Fresh Produce announced a voluntary recall Monday of 6-ounce, 12-ounce and 28-ounce vegetable trays containing fresh broccoli, cauliflower, celery sticks, carrots, and dill dip. The recall was issued in the midst of a multi-state outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses.
University of Michigan pushes back against free speech lawsuit
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:45:08 GMT
The University of Michigan is pushing back against a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the school's "Bias Response Team" and policies that allegedly chill campus speech. In a court filing on Friday, the university said the lawsuit, filed last month by the watchdog group Speech First, presented a "false caricature" of school's conduct code and how it is implemented.
San Diego disc golfer shocked sport by winning national title
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:55:00 GMT
San Diegan Clint Calvin won the U.S. Amateur Disc Golf Championship despite some tree trouble in part of his round. San Diegan Clint Calvin won the U.S. Amateur Disc Golf Championship despite some tree trouble in part of his round.
Rep. Marcy Kaptur meets with immigrants detained in Ohio raidKaptur...
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:39:36 GMT
The immigrants detained in a raid on a Sandusky landscaping operation earlier this month are being held as part of an ongoing investigation into document falsification, U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur said after a Monday meeting with several dozen of them. The Toledo Democrat and several aides visited the jail near Battle Creek, Michigan where roughly 30 of the female prisoners from Mexico, Guatemala, Dominican Republic and El Salvador are being held.
Michigan Gov. declares 'disaster' after widespread flooding
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:36:41 GMT
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder made a declaration of disaster in his state after flooding caused significant damage in two counties on Monday. The declaration of disaster was made for Houghton and Menominee counties after severe weather and heavy rainfall struck the area.
120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire Engler
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:35:00 GMT
A letter signed by at least 120 victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar demands that Michigan State University's governing board remove interim school president John Engler. Engler, a former Michigan governor, is resisting pressure to resign after media reports that he sent emails to another university official criticizing lawyers for Nassar's sexual assault victims and suggesting the first woman to go public with her accusations was probably getting a "kickback" from her attorney.