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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Tips for lawn maintenanceobvious issue for maintaining your lawn is to prevent it from pet damage, such
Tips for lawn maintenance
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 minutes ago
obvious issue for maintaining your lawn is to prevent it from pet damage, such as brown or bare patches, and holes. Pet waste acts as a burning agent when it comes into contact with your grass. Do your best to pick up pet droppings as soon as... Read more
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Times of Malta
Solar-powered machine turns urine into drinking watera technique which could be applied in rural areas and developing countries. Wh
Solar-powered machine turns urine into drinking water
Times of Malta / Posted 6 minutes ago
a technique which could be applied in rural areas and developing countries. While there are other options for treating waste water, the system applied at the University of Ghent uses a special membrane, is said to be energy-efficient and to be... Read more
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The Economic Times
NGT seeks expenditure details of Rs 20,000 crore from National Mission for Clean Gangathe tribunal had imposed a complete ban on use of plastic of any kind from Gomu
NGT seeks expenditure details of Rs 20,000 crore from National Mission for Clean Ganga
The Economic Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
the tribunal had imposed a complete ban on use of plastic of any kind from Gomukh to Haridwar along the river from February 1 and decided to slap a penalty of Rs 5,000 per day on erring hotels, dharamsalas and ashrams spewing waste into the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Guanabara Bay water still overrun by sewage as Rio Olympics loomhappens now. Tons of raw sewage are pumped into the bay each day. A giant pipe
Guanabara Bay water still overrun by sewage as Rio Olympics loom
York Daily Record / Posted 8 minutes ago
happens now. Tons of raw sewage are pumped into the bay each day. A giant pipe running from downtown churns human waste into the marina at certain times each day. Rats roam around in the waste. The stench makes uninitiated visitors feel... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Trump takes to Twitter to rake DNC speakers on first nightSanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy a
Trump takes to Twitter to rake DNC speakers on first night
Staten Island Advance / Posted 11 minutes ago
Sanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy and money, and nothing to show for it! Waste of time. Sad to watch Bernie Sanders abandon his revolution. We welcome all voters who want to fix our rigged system... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
The Healthy Truth: How not to break your diet at Starbucksway to cut down on calories and fat is to get a tall (small) beverage. In my ey
The Healthy Truth: How not to break your diet at Starbucks
Bel Marra Health / Posted 13 minutes ago
way to cut down on calories and fat is to get a tall (small) beverage. In my eyes, getting a grande or venti is a complete waste. Not only does the beverage get cold, but I find the syrup left at the bottom makes the beverage taste way too sweet –... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Parkinson’s disease vs. ALS, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatmentto die. As a result, the message that is transmitted is incomplete. Unable to f
Parkinson’s disease vs. ALS, differences in symptoms, causes, and treatment
Bel Marra Health / Posted 13 minutes ago
to die. As a result, the message that is transmitted is incomplete. Unable to function, the muscles begin to weaken and waste away over time. Eventually, communication from the brain to muscles is lost completely. In its early stage, ALS – also... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover grievances 'failed' teachers, parentsto take a year off from teaching. But even though she misses working with kids
New Hanover grievances 'failed' teachers, parents
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 minutes ago
to take a year off from teaching. But even though she misses working with kids and worries her master’s degree is going to waste, she isn’t ready to go back. “That college career of six years, I am not using it,” she said. “I know I was made to be... Read more
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Shropshire Star
‘Buy British’ policy appeal by Shropshire MP Owen Paterson « Shropshire Starset of criteria which considered not only cost but also efficiency in use of re
‘Buy British’ policy appeal by Shropshire MP Owen Paterson « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 23 minutes ago
set of criteria which considered not only cost but also efficiency in use of resources and the way suppliers managed waste. “This would include, but not be limited to a government buying standard, to ensure a baseline of nutritious, healthy... Read more
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Roll Call
Sanders' Sick BernSanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy a
Sanders' Sick Bern
Roll Call / Posted 23 minutes ago
Sanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy and money, and nothing to show for it! Waste of time. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2016 Trump had tweeted earlier that it was, "sad to watch... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
LS-MFEZ Woos $700 Million InvestmentLimited. Dr Kamusaki also said during the period under review, the zone procur
LS-MFEZ Woos $700 Million Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 45 minutes ago
Limited. Dr Kamusaki also said during the period under review, the zone procured 33 hectares of land to be used as a solid waste management centre on a public private partnership basis. He said the policy of the LS-MFEZ was that all solid waste... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Medical waste found inside apartment dumpsterA viewer called 13 Action News Monday night with concerns about medical supply
Medical waste found inside apartment dumpster
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 46 minutes ago
A viewer called 13 Action News Monday night with concerns about medical supply waste found inside the dumpster of an apartment complex near Flamingo Road and Swenson Street. The supplies consisted of needles, vials, and gloves. There were names... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
The 2016 State of the Nation Addresscannot move forward if we allow the past to pull us back. Finger-pointing is no
The 2016 State of the Nation Address
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 51 minutes ago
cannot move forward if we allow the past to pull us back. Finger-pointing is not the way. That is why I will not waste precious time dwelling on the sins of the past or blaming those who are perceived to be responsible for the mess that... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Council OKs $4.9M contract for dike workConstructed in 1999, it is a treatment component of the water reclamation facil
Council OKs $4.9M contract for dike work
Brandon Sun / Posted 59 minutes ago
Constructed in 1999, it is a treatment component of the water reclamation facility. "Its purpose is to take high strength waste from Maple Leaf and, through an anaerobic process, produce a waste stream that is capable of receiving further... Read more
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The Economic Times
Agriculture contributed to 18 per cent of emissions in 2010: Lok Sabha told(N2O)," Dave said. Noting that the agriculture sector is the main source of fo
Agriculture contributed to 18 per cent of emissions in 2010: Lok Sabha told
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
(N2O)," Dave said. Noting that the agriculture sector is the main source of food, he said that reducing food loss and waste lead to avoidance of unnecessary greenhouse gas emissions and help in mitigating climate change through better... Read more
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The Boy Hotspur
God Help Us – Harry Hotspurinto anything’ and such sentiments. If we learned anything (beyond don’t bothe
God Help Us – Harry Hotspur
The Boy Hotspur / Posted an hour ago
into anything’ and such sentiments. If we learned anything (beyond don’t bother doing this sort of thing it’s colossal waste of everybody’s time) then it was that the gulf between our best XI and ‘everyone else’ is immeasurable. Oh, and that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
MIKE MASTERSON: On the BuffaloHarbor Environmental of Little Rock will get the state contract to drill beneat
MIKE MASTERSON: On the Buffalo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Harbor Environmental of Little Rock will get the state contract to drill beneath at least one of the massive waste lagoons at C&H Hog Farms. I'm withholding any festive hooting until this latest move, supposedly to protect our Buffalo National River... Read more
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Wired News
Hear Us Out: You Can Totally Make a Latte Without MilkChefSteps let us in on a little secret: You can use xanthan gum to make a latte
Hear Us Out: You Can Totally Make a Latte Without Milk
Wired News / Posted an hour ago
ChefSteps let us in on a little secret: You can use xanthan gum to make a latte without milk. How? Well, it is the purified waste of the bacterium Xanthomonas campestris, which infects leafy plants and gives them brown spots. The bacteria ferment a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Michelle Obama Takes A Shot At "Make America Great Again"exhaling audibly and remarking that she would never get the past eight years of
Michelle Obama Takes A Shot At "Make America Great Again"
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
exhaling audibly and remarking that she would never get the past eight years of her life back. “Well, that was a colossal waste of my time,” said Obama with an air of weary irritation before reminding the audience she had been 45 years old at her... Read more
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USA Today
Guanabara Bay water still overrun by sewage as Rio Olympics loomhappens now. Tons of raw sewage are pumped into the bay each day. A giant pipe
Guanabara Bay water still overrun by sewage as Rio Olympics loom
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
happens now. Tons of raw sewage are pumped into the bay each day. A giant pipe running from downtown churns human waste into the marina at certain times each day. Rats roam around in the waste. The stench makes uninitiated visitors feel... Read more
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Rappler
SONA 2016: Mixed reactions to Duterte's environmental plansSecretary Gina Lopez, Duterte also highlighted in his SONA on Monday, July 25,
SONA 2016: Mixed reactions to Duterte's environmental plans
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
Secretary Gina Lopez, Duterte also highlighted in his SONA on Monday, July 25, plans on climate change, disaster response, waste disposal, and mining and other environmental-sensitive activities. What do advocates have to say about Duterte's... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Lithium-oxygen battery breakthrough claims improved efficiency and longevitythe technology also has a number of well-reported drawbacks, including that the
Lithium-oxygen battery breakthrough claims improved efficiency and longevity
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted an hour ago
the technology also has a number of well-reported drawbacks, including that the batteries degrade rapidly and waste around 30 per cent of their energy input as heat. The new technology uses what's known as a nanolithia cathode... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Recycling bins few and far between in downtown WilmingtonMarket Street and Chestnut Street, and on Third Street surrounding the courthou
Recycling bins few and far between in downtown Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
Market Street and Chestnut Street, and on Third Street surrounding the courthouse and City Hall. Wilmington’s Solid Waste Manager Rick Porter said the lack of recycling bins is due to their high cost. Trashcans and recycling bins are $1,500... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuban VP Visit the Sulfuric Acid Plant in Moathe project of the submarine outlet of the Comandante Pedro Sotto Alba nickel p
Cuban VP Visit the Sulfuric Acid Plant in Moa
Radio Angulo / Posted an hour ago
the project of the submarine outlet of the Comandante Pedro Sotto Alba nickel processing factory, the new industrial waste lagoon and the solar drying plant, works executed by the Ernesto Che Guevara company, and other entities. Commandant... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
It's another money grabIt’s another money grab To the editor: Thanks for the revealing article on the
It's another money grab
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted an hour ago
It’s another money grab To the editor: Thanks for the revealing article on the proposed waste management power grab by the county. The county commissioners are doing it again. This time they are monopolizing trash collection to surreptitiously... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Authority awards new bin contractOLDHAM Council authorised a three year contract for the ongoing supply of plast
Authority awards new bin contract
Oldham Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
OLDHAM Council authorised a three year contract for the ongoing supply of plastic waste containers. At a cabinet meeting yesterday evening councillors approved the proposal to award the contract to MGB Straight. The council made its decision based... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmer Protests Leave City Under TrashAddis Abeba's solid waste has now been piling-up across neighbourhoods in the c
Farmer Protests Leave City Under Trash
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Addis Abeba's solid waste has now been piling-up across neighbourhoods in the city for the past 10 days, after the Sanitation Administration Agency failed to pick up the capital's trash. Farmers in Berke Wereda, Oromia Special Zone, where Sendafa... Read more
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The Mercury News
New law will require temporary license plates in Californiadrivers who can't afford the fines to a cascading series of court fines and lat
New law will require temporary license plates in California
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
drivers who can't afford the fines to a cascading series of court fines and late fees. "It is blatantly unjust, and a waste of state resources, to penalize consumers by making it illegal for them to drive their own cars, when they have not... Read more
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Daily Mail
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldierHaudegen members, Heinz Schneider and Werner Schlösser, who are both well in th
The last Nazi's surrender: Incredible untold story of the last soldier
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Haudegen members, Heinz Schneider and Werner Schlösser, who are both well in their 90s last year.' War! What an incredible waste of life. Most watched News videos Tiger attacks and kills woman at safari park in China Cheeky baby tries to pretend... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Take a stand for permanent grandstandgrandstand would make it possible to host year-round bike races at the Park and
Take a stand for permanent grandstand
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
grandstand would make it possible to host year-round bike races at the Park and described the current arrangement as a waste of money and “utterly ridiculous”. “Victoria Park is for everyone and it’s time the government and the council stood... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Tapestry tells Canada's storyfor soft shading, split stitch and satin stitch. Knots are not to be used on th
Tapestry tells Canada's story
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 hours ago
for soft shading, split stitch and satin stitch. Knots are not to be used on the back of the work, but instead use either a waste knot or a small stitch which is covered over with stitches." In Waterford, Cori Angus, a member of Norfolk guild,... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s your second chance to buy into oil’s recoverySanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy a
Here’s your second chance to buy into oil’s recovery
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
Sanders totally sold out to Crooked Hillary Clinton. All of that work, energy and money, and nothing to show for it! Waste of time. Elizabeth Warren, often referred to as Pocahontas, just misrepresented me and spoke glowingly about Crooked... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
New Treatment Increases Milk Shelf Lifeof 99% of remaining bacteria. The study organizer Bruce Applegate says it's an
New Treatment Increases Milk Shelf Life
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 hours ago
of 99% of remaining bacteria. The study organizer Bruce Applegate says it's an add-on to the process, but can boost the shelf life of milk by five to seven weeks. The promise of the technology could reduce waste and let milk reach distant locatio... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Lay's debuts new chip flavors ahead of the OlympicsIs Why You Shouldn’t Steal From The Fridge At Work The Reason Why ‘Sell-By’ Da
Lay's debuts new chip flavors ahead of the Olympics
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
Is Why You Shouldn’t Steal From The Fridge At Work The Reason Why ‘Sell-By’ Dates Are Contributing To A Lot Of Food Waste While I don’t think eating a hot steaming bowl of Szechuan Chicken is the same as eating a bag of chips sprinkled with... Read more
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Quartz
It’s becoming nearly impossible to find a diaper in Venezuelabiggest diaper producers, said earlier this month it’s leaving the country. Tha
It’s becoming nearly impossible to find a diaper in Venezuela
Quartz / Posted 2 hours ago
biggest diaper producers, said earlier this month it’s leaving the country. That means the unsavory quest to contain baby waste just got exponentially harder. Diapers, like other basic personal hygiene products including toilet paper and sanitary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Making Millions From Plastic Recyclingfrom about 140million people as at 2006 census. As the human population continu
Making Millions From Plastic Recycling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
from about 140million people as at 2006 census. As the human population continues to increase, the quantity of solid wastes generation also increases. With rapid increase in population within urban cities there is need for efficient and... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
The reason 'sell-by' dates are contributing to food wasteIf you were somehow blissfully unaware of the fact that food waste is a giganti
The reason 'sell-by' dates are contributing to food waste
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
If you were somehow blissfully unaware of the fact that food waste is a gigantic global problem, congrats: You’re probably a baby or have been living on a remote island somewhere, subsisting on coconuts and saltwater crabs. In America alone, we’re... Read more
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KIVI Boise
The reason 'sell-by' dates are contributing to food wasteIf you were somehow blissfully unaware of the fact that food waste is a giganti
The reason 'sell-by' dates are contributing to food waste
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 hours ago
If you were somehow blissfully unaware of the fact that food waste is a gigantic global problem, congrats: You’re probably a baby or have been living on a remote island somewhere, subsisting on coconuts and saltwater crabs. In America alone, we’re... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can YOU spot the cat among the rubbish?badger is supposed to look like,' wrote Flaykie Shas And John Crump wrote: 'Ok
Can YOU spot the cat among the rubbish?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
badger is supposed to look like,' wrote Flaykie Shas And John Crump wrote: 'Ok. I thought that this endeavour was a stupid waste of time, until I spotted the badger.' Do you have the observation skills that will help you solve this tricky... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rutherford hopes to revitalize blighted downtown areapart of a state Department of Environmental Protection cleanup, which aims to r
Rutherford hopes to revitalize blighted downtown area
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 hours ago
part of a state Department of Environmental Protection cleanup, which aims to remediate contamination from petroleum and waste spilled there from storage tanks, according to the resolution, which was introduced by Councilman Jack Manzo. In May... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pope Francis warns nuns not to 'waste time' on 'harmful' social media In a public decree he said social media can be helpful for communication But
Pope Francis warns nuns not to 'waste time' on 'harmful' social media
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
In a public decree he said social media can be helpful for communication But warned nuns against using internet to 'escape the demands of life' Worried it might become 'harmful... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Balor rocks in debut, faces Rollins for new WWE Universal titlealso made his return after a four-month absence, beating Curtis Axel with the R
Balor rocks in debut, faces Rollins for new WWE Universal title
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
also made his return after a four-month absence, beating Curtis Axel with the Red Arrow. Braun Strowman laid waste to a local competitor in his first match without his Wyatt Family cohorts, while the debuting Nia Jax also decimated... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kanaal, a community that feels forgottenchildren. The container in Flip Baartman’s toilet has not been collected for s
Kanaal, a community that feels forgotten
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
children. The container in Flip Baartman’s toilet has not been collected for some time. The bucket has built up so much waste over the past months, it’s practically useless. A communal toilet in the Kanaal informal settlement. Picture: Xolani... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur Blog News
A steep learning curve for the youngsters in the furst-halfbackwards to give ourselves time. I have to agree with Tony Gale when he says
A steep learning curve for the youngsters in the furst-half
Tottenham Hotspur Blog News / Posted 2 hours ago
backwards to give ourselves time. I have to agree with Tony Gale when he says Development football is almost a complete waste of time ad that we should not have got rid of the old system where clubs had a second XI who played midweek. The... Read more
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Al.com
A depressing fact about Alabama workerssurvey shows the feeling of pessimism is worst among those in the retail trade,
A depressing fact about Alabama workers
Al.com / Posted 3 hours ago
survey shows the feeling of pessimism is worst among those in the retail trade, hospitality and food services and waste management fields. Welcome to Tuesday's Wake Up Call. Let's see what's going on: Starbucks changes dress code The... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Junk yard birds pose plane riskCouncil. Councillors were last week told new International Civil Aviation Orga
Junk yard birds pose plane risk
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
Council. Councillors were last week told new International Civil Aviation Organisation guidelines required landfills and waste transfer stations within a 13km radius from an airport monitor and reduce bird numbers at facilities to protect... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Why the stopgap state budget is bad for Illinoisadditional federal money into the Illinois Medicaid system. We also need to com
Why the stopgap state budget is bad for Illinois
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 hours ago
additional federal money into the Illinois Medicaid system. We also need to complete a private audit and eliminate Medicaid waste and fraud. Finally, we need to reduce the cost of Illinois government. We need to consolidate unnecessary and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Get your computer in shape for summerany indirect lightning strikes, but there isn't much that will prevent a direct
Get your computer in shape for summer
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
any indirect lightning strikes, but there isn't much that will prevent a direct hit from damaging your computer. Don't waste your time with el-cheapo, bargain-brand surge protectors. Spend a bit more money and purchase a surge protector from a... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Hugh's War on Waste: The battle continues with coffee cup recycling in the spotlight Celebrity chef-turned-eco-warrior Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is reigniting h
Hugh's War on Waste: The battle continues with coffee cup recycling in the spotlight
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 3 hours ago
Celebrity chef-turned-eco-warrior Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is reigniting his 'War on Waste' TV series this week, with attention shifting from food waste to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Beach couple delivers flowers, smiles to communityof charge. In the past, the posies, deemed unsellable, were tossed directly in
Jacksonville Beach couple delivers flowers, smiles to community
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 hours ago
of charge. In the past, the posies, deemed unsellable, were tossed directly into Dumpsters. Now, after learning of the waste from a Trader Joe’s employee and family friend, the Tiptons make sure the flowers find a home. They deliver free to... Read more
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