Two top Michigan health officials have been criminally charged for their roles in the handling of the Flint water crisis, the Detroit Free Press reported on Wednesday.
Charges against Wells and Lyon stem from a Legionnaires' disease outbreak in the Flint area that led to 12 deaths after the city switched its water source to the Flint River from Lake Huron in April 2014, the newspaper reported, citing court documents.
WASHINGTON Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday denounced as a "detestable lie" the idea he colluded with Russians meddling in the 2016 election, and he clashed with Democratic lawmakers over his refusal to detail his conversations with President Donald Trump.
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