Century-Old Home Burns To The Ground On Detroit’s East SideAuthorities are investigating a house fire in an east side Detroit neighborhood that might have been started deliberately. The fire took off early Wednesday morning at a home on St. Aubin between Leland and Alexandrine streets, not far from I-75 and Mack Avenue.
Stepmother Charged In Roxbury Boy’s Death Due In CourtThe stepmother of a 3-year-old Boston boy who died after being found unresponsive at his home earlier this year is facing arraignment.
Zika Virus Warning In TexasHealth officials are warning residents about Zika virus after several cases of the illness are confirmed in north Texas.
Texas Suing Over Obama’s Transgender DirectiveThe state of Texas is suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity, Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday. The lawsuit appears to make Texas the first state to take the federal government to court over the directive handed down to schools earlier this month.
Democrats Continue California Campaign BlitzFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will attend an Orange County “organizing event” at 10:15 a.m. at the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 324 in Buena Park before heading north for a rally in Salinas. Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders will also continue his Southern California campaign blitz with a midday rally in Cathedral City in Riverside County. He will return to Los Angeles County for a late-afternoon event at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds in Lancaster.
Evanston School To Change Locker Protocol Following Thefts By EmployeesFollowing the firing of two employees who allegedly stole from students’ lockers, the Evanston Township High School District 202 Board members and administrators have begun implementing changes to locker protocol. After viewing students’ videos that school officials said implicated staff members in the thefts, the administration did a “careful investigation” before board members eventually terminated the employment of the staff involved.