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- Lawmakers position U.S. to become the galaxy's garbage man as space trash piles up
America took on the mantle of the world’s policeman in the 20th century and Congress is now poised to make the U.S. the galaxy’s garbage
man in the 21st century. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 23 Jul 2021.
- Woman, 33, with learning difficulties died of neglect after her parents fed her diet of junk food
Kerry Warren, from Newstead, needed help with basic tasks and would get distressed or aggressive if somebody tried to help her against her will, her mother Tracey said.
Daily Mail. Friday, 23 Jul 2021.
- The garbage industry has outperformed the market since 2015. Here's why
By 2027, the waste management market is expected to grow into a $229 billion industry.
CNBC. Thursday, 22 Jul 2021.
- National Junk Food Day: See which snack came out the decade you were born
Celebrate National Junk
Food Day by indulging in one of these snacks that was invented or released in the decade you were born.
Fox News. Wednesday, 21 Jul 2021.
- Is UK government advisor Henry Dimbleby's Leon fast food chain really that healthy?
Henry Dimbleby, an Oxford University educated businessman and Boris Johnson's food tsar, today called for the tax to be slapped on junk
Daily Mail. Monday, 19 Jul 2021.
- US war in Afghanistan drawing to a close but last vestige of conflict limps on at Guantanamo
A row of colourful family houses with picket fence gardens and a junk
yard overlook the site of one of the most controversial chapters in recent American history.
Sky News. Friday, 16 Jul 2021.
- Jim Cramer says flood of IPOs is weighing on stock prices
"Many stocks are getting hit here because there's not enough cash to buy all the junk
that's been created of late," the "Mad Money" host said.
CNBC. Thursday, 15 Jul 2021.
- Junk Bond ETFs on a Tear: Here's Why
Per a CNBC article, junk
bonds are not so worthless anymore, as corporate earnings have been improving along with economic reopening and vaccine distribution.
Zacks. Thursday, 15 Jul 2021.
- Pandemic garbage boom ignites debate over waste as energy
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — America remains awash in refuse as new cases of the coronavirus decline - and that has reignited a debate about the sustainability of burning more trash to create energy. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 9 Jul 2021.
- 'Improperly disposed' fireworks spark fire, nearly destroying 2 Frankfort homes, officials say
Fire investigators said their initial investigation indicates the blaze was sparked by fireworks that were improperly disposed of in a garbage
ABC News. Monday, 5 Jul 2021.
- Ukraine's Garbage Becomes Hungary's Problem As It Flows Down The Tisza River
The Tisza River, a major tributary of the Danube, flows from Ukraine into Hungary -- and brings with it thousands of tons of garbage
each year. ...
Radio Liberty. Friday, 2 Jul 2021.
- Keep Your Garbage Disposal Working Efficiently With These Everyday Kitchen Items
Over time, garbage
disposals begin to wear down. Here are some easy ways to keep your system working smoothly.
Mental Floss. Friday, 2 Jul 2021.
- Anti-obesity drive: Junk food TV adverts to be banned before 9pm
Ministers say children must cut down on products high in fat, salt and sugar, amid rising obesity.
BBC News. Thursday, 24 Jun 2021.
- Ban on junk food ads before 9pm TV watershed confirmed in bid to tackle obesity
A ban on junk
food adverts before the 9pm TV watershed will come into force at the end of next year, with increased online restrictions also introduced.
Sky News. Thursday, 24 Jun 2021.
- Thief steals items from San Francisco Walgreens with security filming in plain sight
Even being filmed by multiple people, including security, the thief wasn't discouraged. The man got away with a garbage
bag full of items on a Lyft bike that he rode down the aisle and out the front door.
ABC News. Tuesday, 15 Jun 2021.
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