Researchers have linked the toxic algae to phosphorus from farm fertilizers, livestock manure and sewage treatment plants that flows into rivers and streams draining into the lake.
In addition to the seven deaths, the problem is linked to more than 100 injuries.
The White House and GOP leaders are vowing to try to revive it, but they face long odds against House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and dozens of union-backed Democrats.
A sniper shot the man following a standoff of several hours in a restaurant parking lot in a Dallas suburb.
The FCC Chairman considers net neutrality a win for consumers, while top Internet service providers continue to appeal a ruling they say is illegal and difficult to follow.
In the months before two convicted killers’ escape, prison tailor-shop instructor Joyce Mitchell was investigated over a possible relationship with one of the men, authorities say.
It’s the second apparently accidental gunshot death of a young person this month in Hamilton, an Ohio city of 62,000 people nearly 30 miles north of Cincinnati.
A University of Virginia student who was bloodied by state liquor agents during an arrest that sparked a public uproar said he was “ecstatic” that charges against him were dismissed Friday.
Armed officers in body armor boarded New York state prison system buses soon after dawn in the village of Dannemora, where David Sweat and Richard Matt used power tools to cut their way out of their neighboring cells last weekend.
A second man has been arrested in the case connected to the Massachusetts man who was fatally shot by terrorism investigators as they sought to question him about a possible plot to kill police officers.
Both Michigan and North Carolina have passed laws allowing agencies or people to decline to serve those who violate their religious beliefs.
The tiny dog was discovered in Donelson on a bitter cold January day when the temperature had dropped into the single-digits.
An instructor at the prison tailor shop, where the two convicts worked — had befriended the men and was supposed to pick them up Saturday morning.
The supercenter is the latest of 11 new stores that Meijer is opening throughout the Midwest this year.
The Japanese automaker announced in December that it planned the investment in expanding its powertrain operations in Washtenaw County’s Ann Arbor Township.
The crust, available as regular pigs in a blanket or pigs in a pretzel blanket in a picture the chain tweeted, contains 28 hot dogs.
The man says the judge told him he could’ve been found in contempt of court. That could’ve meant a fine or jail time.
A woman who married her female partner last year without first divorcing her husband has pleaded guilty to bigamy and other charges in Virginia.
A Georgia prosecutor dismissed murder charges Wednesday against a 23-year-old woman accused of inducing an abortion by taking pills in a case that baffled even abortion opponents.
Officer David Eric Casebolt’s actions were “indefensible,” though he was not pressured to quit, McKinney Police Chief Greg Conley said at a press conference after the officer submitted his resignation Tuesday.