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Flint, Michigan will replace at least 18,000 lead or galvanized-steel water lines by 2020, and the state will pick up the bill with state and federal money. Flint’s drinking water became contaminated with lead in April 2014. The corrosive water leached from pipes, joints and fixtures, causing a spike in toxic lead levels in the blood of Flint’s children and older residents.
Seven high school students and their teacher have lost their lives in that avalanche in Japan. They were taking a climbing safety course when the slide happened.
The city plans a sweep of a homeless camp —An alleged attack on a bicyclist is prompting this swift cleanup of a growing homeless camp under the Spokane Street viaduct, near East Marginal Way in Seattle. KOMO