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Office, home of state Sen. Johnson searched

Office, home of state Sen. Johnson searched

Sen. Bert Johnson, a Democrat from Highland Park, tells reporters at the state Capitol he doesn't know the scope of the investigation. Authorities spent more than an hour at the Johnson home on McLean off Woodward Avenue and about two hours at his Lansing office.


JBS Suspends Meat Production at 33 Plants in Brazil

JBS Suspends Meat Production at 33 Plants in Brazil

Brazilian investigators charge that health inspectors in the South American country were bribed to overlook the sale of expired meats and chemicals and other products were added to meat to improve its appearance and smell. One day after stating that only China and Hong Kong were restricting the entrance of Brazilian meat in their territories, the Brazilian Minister of Agriculture said that 11 countries have suspended their purchases of meat from Brazil.


YouTube responds to ad boycott by announcing new policies, enforcement measures & controls

YouTube responds to ad boycott by announcing new policies, enforcement measures & controls

Last week, the British government and more than other 250 organizations said they would no longer advertise on YouTube until they could receive guarantees that their ads would not appear alongside extremist videos. On Monday, Google apologized for what had happened. Google will also ensure that ads only show up alongside videos from legitimate creators in the YouTube Partner Program .



The coal facilities facing a direct hit from Cyclone Debbie — MAP

Winds of more than 260 kilometres per hour were recorded at resorts spanning the Great Barrier Reef. "These winds are going to keep pounding, pounding, pounding", he said. Cr Willcox said there was one small army crew in Bowen, with more troops able to be deployed from Townsville if needed. Cyclone Debbie is nearing landfall along the Queensland coast, threatening to cause significant destruction in iconic tourist destinations like the Whitsunday Islands.


New £1 coin: Tesco to leave trolleys unlocked

New £1 coin: Tesco to leave trolleys unlocked

Since then, trolleys, vending machines, parking meters and even Transport for London (TFL) machines have been modified to ensure they accept the new pound. The Royal Mint reckons one in 30 £1 coins are fake. There's a wider story at play, the pound, which comes into circulation on Tuesday 28 March, is incompatible with a lot of machinery designed for the round pound coin.


Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight in Denver

Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight in Denver

According to the United Airlines' website the goal of the dress code is merely be respectful towards other travelers and airline employees. United's Guerin conceded that the airline could have done a better job of getting the facts out early.