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Water trickles back to safe levels in West Virginia

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Ashlee Keeney can’t pinpoint what the water in her house smells like, but she says some liken it to licorice.

“There’s a distinct smell,” she told the Los Angeles Times. “It’s a strong odor but it’s hard to put a finger on what it is actually.”

The Charleston, W.Va., resident was among those who got their water back on Monday, a little under a week after a chemical spill in West Virginia left 300,000 people without usable water.

Officials, who…

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