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Jackson Mississippi Mayor Gives an Update on The Water Crisis

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The Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi updated residents on the water crisis and revealed the city will soon have safe drinking water, but the problem is far from solved.   Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Appearing on CBS’s Face the Nation, Mayor Chokwe Lumumba said it could just be a matter of days before the boil water […]

Michigan to Pay $600 Million to Victims of Flint Water Crisis


Flint, Michigan’s water crisis that started in 2014 is expected to result in a $600 million settlement with the victims according to new reports. The settlement has not been officially announced, but according to the New York Times the state of Michigan reached an agreement with lawyers and city residents on Wednesday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]

First Flint, Now It’s Newark Dealing With a Water Crisis

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Four years after Flint, Michigan’s water crisis caught the nation’s attention, it appears the citizens of another city are dealing with a similar unreal crisis. Newark, New Jersey officials promised residents that their water supply was fine for nearly a year and a half, but that wasn’t entirely true, The New York Times reports. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]

Timbaland Uses Concert Proceeds To Provide Water To Flint


Last night’s [Thursday, January 28] stop in Detroit for Timbaland’s King Stays King Tour was a particularly special one. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Aside from having acts such as Tweezie, Blaze Servin and Obs3essed, Timbaland announced the proceeds from the sales of that night’s concert were going toward providing clean water for the citizens […]

Michigan Governor To Provide Bottle Water After Declaring State Of Emergency


Four days after Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emeregency in Michigan for contaminated water in the city of Flint, the governor reached out for federal assistance, in which residents of the city will have bottled water readily available for them until their water crisis is under control. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information City […]