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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- Marks & Spencer to issue its first ever junk bond
The FTSE 250 company became a so-called 'fallen angel' when credit rating agencies downgraded its debt earlier this year from investment grade to junk
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020.
- Tory MPs blast 'nanny state' plan to ban online junk food adverts
Tory MPs have blasted the Government's 'nanny state' plan to ban online junk
food adverts as they argued 'people should assume responsibility for their own health'.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020.
- Most Election Polling Is Garbage, Gun Control Polling Is Too
Based on dubious polling, gun control advocates claim that an overwhelming majority of the population supports the criminalization of private firearm transfers.
Daily Caller. Monday, 9 Nov 2020.
- Nevada AG: Trump voting fraud complaint is "garbage"
"It just goes to show the last-ditch efforts these guys are going to go to to try and derail this election to their benefit," Attorney General Aaron Ford said on "CBS This Morning" Friday.
CBS News. Friday, 6 Nov 2020.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Astronaut Terry Virts Discusses Junk Food and Sublime Moments From His Six and a Half Months on the ISS
Virts discusses the highs and lows of a long-duration tour on the space station
Smithsonian. Tuesday, 29 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.
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