This Garbage and Junk news page includes headlines, summaries, and article citations about garbage and junk news from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
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- Florida deputies say arsonist wearing trash bags torched a dozen garbage trucks
A Florida arsonist was wearing goggles and black garbage
bags when he torched a dozen commercial garbage
trucks worth more than $3 million.
Fox News. Saturday, 24 Oct 2020.
- Joe Biden breaks silence on Hunter's laptop calling Rudy Giuliani Trump's 'henchman'
Former Vice President Joe Biden hit back Tuesday when questioned about investigations of his son Hunter Biden's laptop, blasting a 'smear' campaign of 'garbage' by Trump ally Rudy Giuliani.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020.
- Dr. Birx reportedly asked Pence to remove COVID-19 adviser pushing 'junk science'
Dr. Deborah Birx has reportedly been trying to get controversial adviser Dr. ...
Yahoo. Monday, 19 Oct 2020.
- A USPS worker suspected of throwing away bags full of mail posted about the QAnon conspiracy theory
A Pittsburgh-area mail carrier suspected of discarding garbage
bags of undelivered mail appears to be a QAnon conspiracy theorist.
Yahoo. Friday, 16 Oct 2020.
- Genetics: 'Junk' DNA inherited from our ancient ancestors could be rewiring our brains, study finds
Working with flies, expert from the University of Oxford have found that some junk
DNA appears to be related to specific genes that control our behaviour and emotions.
Daily Mail. Friday, 16 Oct 2020.
- Pieces of orbiting space junk 'avoid collision'
There is "no indication of collision" between bits of discarded Russian and Chinese space hardware.
BBC News. Friday, 16 Oct 2020.
- The Senate goes against junk food: it will limit its sale in small stores near schools
The Upper Chamber is opening the door for the states and municipalities to cancel the freedom of trade for these goods.
Entrepreneur. Wednesday, 14 Oct 2020.
- Hong Kong's last authentic junk in troubled waters
The image of a Chinese junk
boat is a popular symbol of Hong Kong and recognised around the world.
BBC News. Friday, 9 Oct 2020.
- The Brazilian company that can turn your garbage into musical instruments
Boomera finds new uses for difficult-to-recycle plastic products that typically end up in landfills.
Entrepreneur. Friday, 2 Oct 2020.
- The Garbage Pail Kids's Snot-Soaked History
For a few years in the 1980s, kids were obsessed with the Garbage
Pail Kids, a bunch of snot-covered characters with names like Messy Tessie and Acne Amy.
Mental Floss. Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020.
- Granderson: An unprecedented doubleheader makes 2020 a little better for L.A.
For all of the garbage
this year has handed out, the Dodgers and Lakers can be the Poo-pourri we've all been yearning for, writes columnist LZ Granderson.
Los Angeles Times. Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020.
- Homeowner Fights City of Dallas Over Damage From a Flaming Garbage Truck
A fiery accident involving a Dallas sanitation truck is the subject of a fight between a homeowner and City Hall.
NBC. Monday, Sep 28 2020.
- Clear The Air At Home And On-The-Go With These Air Purifiers
We may not always be able to see it, but the air is filled with all kinds of garbage
these days. ...
Daily Caller. Sunday, 27 Sep 2020.
- Berkeley poised to ban junk food in store checkout aisles
California city may become first in U.S. to prohibit displays of unhealthy snacks for shoppers waiting to pay.
CBS News. Friday, 25 Sep 2020.
- 1st of its kind junk food ban at checkout in Berkeley
The Berkeley City Council approved a measure to remove candy from the checkout lanes at grocery stores.
ABC News. Friday, 25 Sep 2020.
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