California's auditor has issued a stark assessment of the state Social Services Department's safeguards for foster youth, highlighting breakdowns that may have put children at risk and led to millions of wasted dollars.
Farmers in Kern County, California, have been irrigating their crops with waste water supplied by oil companies in a move that’s leaving a bad taste in the mouths of environmentalists, who are calling it a pact with the devil. But, farmers in California have not had it easy.
One of the most amusing–because it is over-laden with so many layers of hypocrisy–pro-abortion laments is that state governments “waste” so many resources defending the pro-life bills the state has just passed. You see (for lack of a better word) the logic of the argument. Having passed a law that pro-abortionists take offense at, it […]
NBA free agency began at 12:01 a.m. ET on Wednesday, and teams around the league wasted no time in dishing out expensive contracts. On the first day alone, teams agreed in principle to pay over $1.4 billion in player salary, according...Show More Summary
Black seabirds circle high above the giant concrete dome that rises from a tangle of green vines just a few paces from the lapping waves of the Pacific. Half buried in the sand, the vast structure looks like a downed UFO. At the summit, figures carved into the weathered concrete state only the year...
A new company in Portland, OR, is getting into the insulated concrete forms business, which means more Styrofoam kept out of the landfill The post The Waste Biz: New Player In The Insulated Concrete Forms Business appeared first on Sustainablog.
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Proposed bill would make burning tires and other industrial solid waste count towards the state’s mandate of generating 10 percent of its energy from renewables.
I need to get something out of the way. I almost didn’t write this review. I almost put down my proverbial pen and didn’t waste my time because the second episode of True Detective, Season 2 was so bad it almost didn’t warrant it. But then I realized…when have I ever backed down from bitching […]
An efficient solution to a historic drought, or an environmentally risky pact with the devil? That’s the question raised by California farmers who are irrigating their crops with waste water supplied by oil companies, in an arrangement slammed as dangerous by environmental campaigners....
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Friday that if the provisions by utilities for shutting down nuclear power plants were not sufficient, the government needed to discuss asking the companies to make further payments.
The Times lays bare the brutal truth about the negotiating tactics of the Syriza-led Greek Government which has completely wasted the opportunity to put forward a credible package of economic reforms that can inspire confidence at home, while building trust with its European neighbours. Show More Summary
MIKE DICKSON: Andy Murray got exiled to Court No 1 on Thursday – and he did not seem at all keen to make his stay a long one. The 28-year-old Scot wasted no time in hammering Robin Haase.
Here’s some good news for phone users who hate “wasting” unused data. As part of a pricing revamp for its pre-paid mobile plans, Optus is allowing customers to hang onto their unused data up to a maximum of 10GB. The revised plan also now includes unlimited calls and texts. More »
America Ferrera isn't wasting her time chastising Donald Trump for his derogatory comments about Mexican immigrants. Instead, the Golden Globe winner is thanking him for it.
For six decades, on a spit of land where Quantico Creek meets the Potomac River, the Possum Point Power Station burned fossil fuels, provided energy for thousands of Virginians and left behind truckloads of a waste product known as coal ash.Read full article >>
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Notorious murderer and organized crime thug Whitey Bulger is serving a life sentence at a Federal penitentiary in Florida. Recently, three high school girls participating in the National History Day competition wrote Bulger a letter to ask him what he thought about his legacy. Here's the 84-year-old convict's reply: Read the rest
Microsoft is not wasting time launching yet another build of Windows 10 on the PC to Windows Insiders on the Fast Ring. The company is now rolling out build 10162 to those members, which is the third build released on the Fast Ring in four days.
Cassadee Pope's first solo single, "Wasting All These Tears" follows a long tradition of devastating, pop-country power-ballads. The track opens with the singer prostrate "on the bathroom floor," so distraught that her "loneliness was rattling the windows." This tune remains the Florida native's biggest success to date, but you won't...