STUDY: Outbreak of Legionnaire's Disease Linked to Flint Water Crisis
Researchers trace a rise in the illness to the water source that triggered the crisis.
Flint Finally Has A New Permanent Water Source
The predominantly Black residents of the Michigan city have been without safe water for 1,316 days.
Flint's First Black Female Mayor Faces Recall Election
Karen Weaver on her critics: “You wait for a woman to come and clean things up, and then here you come and want to take it.”
STUDY: Flint's Water Crisis Led to a Decrease in Fertility and Increase in Fetal Deaths
Researchers believe there was a “substantial” drop in the number of babies born.
ICYMI: Bruno Mars to Donate $1 Million to Flint Residents
The musician says he wants to help “our brothers and sisters affected by this disaster.”
Two Flint Whistle Blowers Honored With $250K Prize
Both intend to donate the money to further recovery efforts.
Did the Flint Water Crisis Increase the City's Infant Mortality Rate?
Current numbers don’t show a huge change, but researchers are keeping their eye on trends.
New Harvard Analysis Highlights How Media Failed the People of Flint
“There is not much hope for the environmental security of all Americans if the media does not respond to emergencies in a nondiscriminatory way.”
Michigan Sues Flint for City's Decision on Drinking Water Contract
The city council decided to extend its current contract short-term instead of going with a 30-year one, as the mayor and state had suggested.
Flint Advisory Board Upholds Tax Liens Against City Residents For Unpaid Water Bills
The state won’t help subsidize the city’s water, but it is allocating $4 million to defend employees who were charged for their involvement in the lead water crisis.
WATCH: In East Chicago, Residents Can't Drink Their Water or Play Outside
Soil and water contain dangerous levels of lead and arsenic.
How Can We Prevent the Next Flint?
A new report from WIRED says we don’t have the data necessary to avoid repeating history.
READ: Will Officials Charged With Flint Water Crimes Really Do Time?
ProPublica takes a look at similar cases around the world and asks if the high-profile charges against government officials will result in prison time.
Officials Face Involuntary Manslaughter Charges for Flint Water Crisis
“Everyone has to die of something,” said one of the accused.
Flint Residents Deliver 1,000+ Empty Water Bottles to Elected Officials
Each contained a handwritten letter detailing how the water crisis has impacted a city resident.
Dave Chappelle Donates 100% of Flint Show Profits to City Foundation
“I want you to know that just by coming to see me, you supported this city—I’m not taking a dime.”
WATCH: 'NOVA' Tackles the Science Behind Flint's Toxic Water Supply
PBS made NOVA’s “Poisoned Water” available to watch in full online.
Flint City Council Votes for Moratorium on Property Liens for Unpaid Water Bills
Council president Kerry Nelson: “Enough is enough. I’ve made up my mind tonight to do what I need to do for the people who elected me.”
Environmental Group Gives Michigan Governor Failing Grade for How He Handled the Flint Water Crisis
It called Governor Rick Snyder’s role in the issue “shameful.”
In Flint, Residents Risk Losing Homes If They Don't Pay Their Water Bills
The city has begun issuing tax liens.