Study: Straits oil spill could affect vast shoreline areas

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A newly released study says hundreds of miles of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron shoreline are at risk of contamination if oil pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac rupture.


Ohio proposes speeding up lead-water alerts

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's environmental regulators are proposing an overhaul of how the state and its cities deal with lead in drinking water, including speeding up notifications when lead is found at the tap.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

ID network doing docu-series based on Ohio case

NEW YORK (AP) — Conscious of the success of long-form crime mysteries like "Serial" on NPR and HBO's "The Jinx," the Investigation Discovery network says it will air its first-ever serialized drama later this spring.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer