As of 12:01 a.m. EST on Tuesday, the federal government closed down. Congressional leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate were unable to reach an agreement on a budget or a temporary fix, known as a continuing resolution, before the start of the new fiscal year on October 1.
Flint may have just became safer after the news of six new officers being hired by the Flint Police Department due to a new $1.1 million grant. The officers will be assigned to six schools which is greatly appreciated.
President Obama again made his case for action against Syria in a speech from the East Room of the White House on Tuesday night while asking the House and Senate to put off a vote a vote on military action.
The idiot of the day has to be given to the drunk Canadian man who swam across the Detroit River causing a international incident. Only eight beers were able to give him enough courage to make it across.