Plastic particles found in bottled water

Media captionResearch led by journalism organisation Orb Media discovered an average of 10 plastic particles per litre Tests on major brands of bottled water have found that nearly all of them contained tiny particles of plastic. In the largest investigation of its kind, 250 bottles bought in nine different countries were examined. Research led by [...]

2018-03-16T14:38:53+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Pro poker player charged in $6M Super Bowl, World Cup ticket scam

NFL Vice President for Legal Affairs Anastasia Danias holds up Super Bowl XLVI tickets at the NFL Counterfeit Super Bowl Merchandise and Tickets Press Conference in Indianapolis, IN on February 2, 2012. THis week, a California man was indicted on wire fraud for a scheme involving Super Bowl and World Cup tickets. - A professional [...]

2018-03-16T14:11:32+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Vanessa Trump files for divorce from Donald Trump Jr.

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife Vanessa Trump filed for divorce from U.S. President Donald Trump's oldest son Thursday. Vanessa Trump filed for an uncontested proceeding, indicating there likely won't be a legal battle over custody of the couple's five children or their assets, the New York Post's Page Six reported. "After 12 years of marriage, we [...]

2018-03-16T14:01:43+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Kaepernick ex-teammate says anthem protests …….

Now, three days into free agency, Reid is not on an NFL roster nor has he been linked to any teams. Pro Football Rumors listed him as one of the top players available on the market. “The notion that I can be a great signing for your team for cheap, not because of my skill [...]

2018-03-16T13:51:34+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Companies behind Florida bridge collapse have history of

6 dead, 10 hurt in Miami bridge collapse Laura Ingle has the latest on the death toll from Miami, Florida. The two firms responsible for building Florida International University’s "instant bridge," which suddenly collapsed Thursday and left six people dead, are coming under increased scrutiny as details emerge of past engineering failures and inspection fines [...]

2018-03-16T13:45:09+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

Ohio student suspended for staying in class during walkouts

An Ohio high school student says he tried to remain nonpolitical during school walkouts over gun violence and was suspended for a day because he stayed in a classroom instead of joining protests or the alternative, a study hall. Hilliard senior Jacob Shoemaker says school isn't the place for politics, and he wasn't taking sides [...]

2018-03-16T13:38:01+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

BREAKING NEWS: FIU bridge collapses; fatalities reported,

Pedestrian bridge collapses in Miami Several fatalities were reported after a newly-installed pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, leaving several vehicles trapped underneath the sprawling wreckage. Florida Highway Patrol confirmed to Fox News there were several fatalities after the structure, called the "Instant Bridge," collapsed just before 2 p.m. at the Miami-area university. [...]

2018-03-15T19:04:01+00:00 March 15th, 2018|

3D home printed house built in 48 hours

15 March 2018 127 comments Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share The home took around 48 hours to build, at a cost of $10,000 In Texas, tucked behind a house for the wealthy, perhaps lies some hope for the significantly less so. More than [...]

2018-03-15T17:57:37+00:00 March 15th, 2018|

Caribbean ships warned away from underwater …

Ships sailing in the Caribbean have been told to steer clear of an underwater volcano that is showing increased seismic activity. The government of Grenada imposed 3.1 miles exclusion zone around the volcano -- called Kick 'em Jenny -- after the alert was raised to orange, indicating an eruption could take place within 24 hours. [...]

2018-03-15T15:39:17+00:00 March 15th, 2018|

House passes school safety bill amid student protests

The House passed a school safety bill Wednesday that provides funds for training to stop acts of school violence before they happen. The legislation doesn't address gun control, something thousands of students called for as they walked out of school. March 14 (UPI) -- The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a school safety measure [...]

2018-03-15T14:24:25+00:00 March 15th, 2018|