The Flint River is shown near downtown Flint, Mich., Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016.   (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Cruz blocks vote on bill to resolve Flint water crisis

The Senate won’t vote on the tentative deal – a $220 million package to fix and replace the city’s lead-contaminated pipes, make other infrastructure improvements and bolster lead-prevention programs nationwide – until at least next week.

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GOTW Preview: Warsaw at Carroll

Two top ten teams in this week’s 4A state poll will clash in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” as sixth-ranked Warsaw travels to no. 9 Carroll Friday night.

Two deaths, Canadian probe cause huge Toyota SUV recall

An investigation by Canadian safety regulators into a crash that killed two people touched off a global recall of nearly 2.9 million Toyota SUVs, according to U.S. government documents posted on Thursday.

Nick Mobley helps clean up a house owned by a family friend, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, after a storm hit Appomattox County, Va. A powerful storm system swept across the East Coast on Wednesday, knocking out power to tens of thousands of homes and businesses in the region. (Jill Nance/The News & Advance via AP)

Powerful storm kills 4 in Virginia

Forecasters had warned that more than 88 million people were at risk of seeing some sort of severe weather Wednesday. In the Midwest, heavy snow and biting winds led to mass flight cancellations at Chicago airports.