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Ray J Charged with Sexual Battery, 9 Other Crimes

Sadly, Ray J may soon not be known as just the man at the center of the Kim Kardashian sex tape. The singer/amateur porn director has been charged with 10 crimes in relation to the May incident in which he allegedly got wasted... spit on police officers... Show More Summary

British Supermarket Powered By Food Waste

The British supermarket chain, Sainsbury’s announced that one of its stores will be powered by its food waste. All of the electricity used by the store in Cannock, England will come from what’s called anaerobic digestion, which turns food waste into bio-methane gas that is used to generate electricity.

Inglorious Produce: French Supermarket Chain Finds A Way To Reduce Food Waste

Did you know that a good portion of the produce farmers grow ends up being discarded simply because it’s too ugly to be sold in stores? Too ugly doesn’t mean The post Inglorious Produce: French Supermarket Chain Finds A Way To Reduce Food Waste appeared first on OhGizmo!.

How To Make Your Headlines POP

Do you want your article to be read by more people? The solution is simple: work on your headline. 80% of people will judge the article by the headline. So make it count. Writing is hard, so why let your efforts go to waste? By coming up with a great headline, you’ll encourage your visitors to read the whole article. Show More Summary

Three Cheers for Command and Control

A couple in Glendora, CA face a $500 fine for saving water by not watering their lawn. Simultaneously, the state wants to fine people who water their lawns. That is, folks can receive a fine of up to $500 a day for wasting water. Perhaps what Californians are supposed to do is keep their lawns…

U.S. troops in Afghanistan sent waste to open burn pits, report finds

Although the U.S. has spent millions to build incinerators in Afghanistan to avoid exposing anyone to toxic smoke from open burning, American troops sent waste to an Afghan-operated open pit for five months last year, according to an inspector general’s report issued late Monday.

California Orders Emergency Shutdown Of Fracking Wastewater Injection Sites Over Fears of Contaminated Aquifers

California officials ordered an emergency shutdown of 11 oil and gas waste injection sites in Kern County earlier this month, fearing they may be contaminating sources of drinking water that are sorely needed in the drought-strickenShow More Summary

Nestle Waters UK Achieves Zero Waste Targets

Nestle Waters UK has achieved zero waste-to-landfill at both its factory in Buxton as well as at its head office in Rickmansworth, according to Packaging News. The company has diverted 500 metric tons from landfill in the past 12 months, and joins a growing list of companies who have achieved the zero-waste mark. Nearly all […]

UK Lags Behind In Plastic Recycling

Over 77 percent of total European plastic waste is generated by seven countries, and of those, the UK is the worst when it comes to recycling and energy recovery, according to a recent report by The Digital House. The report notes that although there has been a positive trend in the recovery and recycling of […]

Bike highways and pedestrian overpasses are for the benefit of cars

Transformative design? Or waste of money. Why spend money trying to get out of the way of cars? Instead let's remove cars from the city. The car culture is on the way out. Let's stop throwing money at it. gizmodo

Walking to Wuthering Heights: The Brontës' Yorkshire

The pan-fried pigeon with black pudding I will say no to. No, on that. But as for pheasant--pheasant in port wine sauce--possibly yes. I am wasting my waiter's time here at a restaurant called The Grouse Inn in Keighley, Yorkshire. Just as I am about to order I spot a warning on my menu in small print: "Our game may contain lead shot," it explains. Show More Summary

Zelda and Baton Trailer

Watch Zelda waste the bokoblins using the Wind Waker.

Project Fixup Plays Matchmaker In The Digital Age

16 hours agoTechnology : TechCrunch

There are almost as many singles in the U.S. as there are singles who’ve tried online dating. But all those winks, pokes, nudges and swipes are a waste of your precious time in looking for love, according to new dating site Project Fixup. This new “digital matchmaker” site aims to use online dating technology to hook people up with their potential mates, but use real… Read More

Microsoft Earnings Preview: More Fully Valued Today, But Satya Wasting No Time

By Brian Gilmartin: Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) reports their fiscal Q4 '14 earnings after the bell on Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014. MSFT's analyst consensus, per Thomson Reuters, is expected to print $0.60 in earnings per share (EPS) on $23 billion in revenues, for expected year-over-year (y/y) growth of -9% and +16%, respectively. Show More Summary

How to Reduce Food Waste: 3 More Ideas

We continue to feature organizations working on how to reduce food waste: these three turn existing service models on their heads to feed the hungry The post How to Reduce Food Waste: 3 More Ideas appeared first on Sustainablog.

What hinders patient physician time together

Sandeep Jauhar has this wonderful sentence in a NY Times op-ed (Busy Doctors, Wasteful Spending) : There is no more wasteful entity in medicine than a rushed doctor. And yet physicians are rushed. Dr. Jauhar writes about the payment system driving shorter visits. That problem represents an important component of undesirably short visits, but it […]

Nicky Morgan hides in office as civil servant sacks Gove’s special advisers

New Education Secretary Nicky Morgan wasted no time in stamping her mark on her department – sacking all three of Michael Gove’s special advisers on Friday morning. Friends tell Mr… Continue reading The post Nicky Morgan hides in office as civil servant sacks Gove’s special advisers appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Discussion: Cruise Ship Waste Management

Ship to Shore flexible Recycling DEERBERG-SYSTEMS sets the course for the future of waste management onboard cruise ships With a round table discussion in Hamburg,

Allergan Twists and Turns

It's getting nasty over at Allergan. They're still trying to fight off a takeover attempt by Valeant, making the case that the company's R&D efforts are not a waste of money (which, only slightly simplified, is the Valeant position regarding...Show More Summary

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