- Official's email says shift to Flint River made too quickly
As the city of Flint, Michigan, prepared to begin drawing its drinking water from the Flint River, an official with the municipal water plant said his superiors were prodding him to move too quickly, an email released by the governor's office Friday shows.
- The Latest: Email says shift to Flint River made too quickly
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The latest on efforts being made amid the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint, Michigan (all times local):
- House backs bill to ease calorie labeling requirements
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fast-food chains would get some relief from government rules on listing calories for things like bacon-wrapped deep dish pizza or double cheeseburgers under legislation the House approved on Friday.
- House panel calls governor, EPA chief to testify on Flint
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said Friday he has agreed to testify to Congress about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, bowing to demands by Democrats that the Republican governor explain his role in a cost-cutting move that resulted in a public health emergency caused by lead-contaminated water.