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Microplastics: Seeking the 'plastic score' of the food on our plates

Microplastics are everywhere, but how worried should we be? Scientists are on a mission to find out more....

Microplastics: Seeking the 'plastic score' of the food on our plates

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An Interview With A Man Who Eats Leftover Food From Strangers' Plates In Restaurants Alex is a 43-year-old San Franciscan who works in the financial sector. He also eagerly eats uneaten and untouched leftover food off of plates if he ...
18:12, 2019-05-10

Plastic in tea bags: Luxury brands leak billions of microplastics into your drink, study finds Premium tea bags are shedding billions of microplastics into drinks your cup, a new study has found....
10:56, 2019-09-27

Emissions and microplastics: How food waste hurts the environment Throwing away food that could still be eaten isn't just a waste of money, it also costs precious resources, hurts the climate, threatens biodiversity...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Ask the experts: do the plastic linings of tin food cans contain BPA? We asked you what you wanted to know about your own toxic exposure and put your questions to Dr Leonardo TrasandeHave a question about pesticides, pe...
08:20, 2019-06-27

Green turtles are dying because they are mistaking plastic for food Green turtles are at risk of death from the plastic floating in the oceans because they think it is food, according to a new study. The plastics ofte...
21:20, 2019-08-09

Food Delivery Apps Are Drowning China in Plastic The noodles and barbecue arrive within 30 minutes. The containers they come in could be around for hundreds of years thereafter....
09:12, 2019-05-28

Green turtles are dying because they're eating plastic that looks like food Green turtles are at risk of death from the plastic floating in the oceans because they think it is food, according to a new study....
20:00, 2019-08-09

Zume acquires Pivot Packaging to eliminate plastic in fresh food delivery Zume is acquiring Pivot Packaging, maker of compostable packaging, to eliminate plastic in the food delivery business.Read More...
18:08, 2019-06-13

Packaging-free shops may tackle plastic but risk increasing food waste Shops that let you bring your own containers aim to tackle the plastic packaging scourge, but they may not be the perfect solution...
17:00, 2019-07-03

Peruvian Ceviche, Now With Plates and Chairs Mission Ceviche, which began as a counter in a food hall, has grown into a full restaurant on the Upper East Side....
18:08, 2019-09-10

Personalised number plates: the top 10 most expensive ever News 16 Jul, 2019 DVLA auction figures reveal the UK’s most expensive private number plates...
11:32, 2019-07-16

Chemicals, plastic makers to focus on curbing SE Asia plastic waste A global alliance of plastic makers and consumer goods companies said on Tuesday it would prioritize much of its $1 billion funds to curb plastic was...
13:04, 2019-08-27

Plastic wrapped in plastic: the wasteful reality of America's grocery stores On a shopping trip to Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods and other leading markets, plastic feels more plentiful than the food itselfWhere does your plastic g...
08:08, 2019-06-20

Canary Wharf goes plastic-free: 3,600 new homes set to take advantage of new community scheme which sees plastic use cut dramatically The eco-drive includes recycling coffee grounds to use as fuel, a special bin to catch debris and plans for driverless cars to be introduced alongsid...
07:48, 2019-07-08

Plastic surgeon warns against 'medical tourism' after third plastic surgery-related death in Dominican Republic A plastic surgeon warned Thursday against traveling abroad for cosmetic surgeries after a third person died in the Dominican Republic after visiting ...
16:20, 2019-07-11

A Brief History of Vanity License Plates Gone Wrong The stories might sound unbelievable, but they’re all real—and a cautionary tale for anyone who wants to get clever at the DMV....
13:08, 2019-08-18

Tourists hit with $471 bill for two plates of spaghetti in Rome Non va bene! A restaurant in Rome has been blasted on Twitter after a customer alleged that the establishment unfairly charged her and a friend $471 ...
21:00, 2019-10-03

Plastic pollution: how plastic bags could help save the planet Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed....
02:04, 2019-10-17

Ohio's Long Battle Over Front License Plates Isn't Over Yet Some states require front license plates, others don’t. Car enthusiasts say the cars look better without them. The police say they have captured viol...
20:28, 2019-07-30

Watch: Mashed potato plates turn up around neighborhood Residents of a Mississippi neighborhood are trying to get to the bottom of an unusual mystery -- someone has been leaving mashed potatoes in various ...
19:16, 2019-04-12

Fat-shaming plates yanked from Macy’s after online backlash Pass the salt, these dinner plates are pretty tasteless. Macy’s yanked a series of dishes that feature arbitrary “portion control” circles from their...
22:40, 2019-07-22

Chara played with plates, wires, screws to fix broken jaw BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara broke his jaw in multiple places and played the last three games of the Stanley Cup Final with “...
22:28, 2019-06-14

Tectonic plates created some of the world's greatest wonders When tectonic plates meet, they create mountains, trenches, valleys and even something called a "lost continent."...
10:28, 2019-09-24

Shanahan’s nomination comes as the Pentagon chief ‘spins a lot of plates’ SHANAHAN GETS THE JOB: Patrick Shanahan learned yesterday afternoon during a visit to the White House that after serving more than four months as act...
13:56, 2019-05-10

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A New York sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from dump...
00:08, 2019-08-15

Argentina vs. Venezuela score: Lo Celso, Martinez score to set up Copa America semifinal against Brazil Lionel Scaloni's team has produced back-to-back shutouts to advance to the Copa America semis in Brazil...
00:52, 2019-06-29

Macy’s pulls plates with ‘toxic message’ after customers call them out for fat shaming Alie Ward/Twitter via TODAY By Julie Pennell, TODAY A collection of plates intended as a humorous way to help people dining at home with portion cont...
18:36, 2019-07-24

Andrew Cuomo scraps plan to charge New Yorkers for new license plates Gov. Andrew Cuomo reversed his plan to make New York car owners pay $25 to replace their license plates once they are at least 10 years old, his offi...
20:12, 2019-09-17

Anti-Trump vanity plates among dozens rejected by DC officials in 2018 Washington D.C. officials rejected 53 vanity plates last year, including some deemed anti-President Trump....
02:40, 2019-06-05

Macy’s pulls plates with ‘toxic message’ after after customers call them out for fat shaming Alie Ward/Twitter via TODAY By Julie Pennell, TODAY A collection of plates intended as a humorous way to help people dining at home with portion cont...
16:52, 2019-07-23

Should Salads Be on Plates or in Bowls? (A Short Debate About a Dumb Thing People Do) I eat salads often now, because I have transitioned to a phase of my life where I’m expected to eat them often, and I don’t want to subvert those exp...
20:28, 2019-09-20

Security Researcher’s ‘NULL’ Vanity Plates Cause Glitch That Lands Him $12,000 in Parking Tickets You can’t put a price tag on the value of sticking it to the man—specifically, trying to own an official surveillance system. Except maybe when you a...
23:52, 2019-08-13

Microplastics turning up in human stool (Reuters Health) - Tiny bits of plastic may be getting into our bodies via the air we breathe and the food we eat, a new study suggests....
01:00, 2019-09-03

Electric Cars May Cut Down On Air Pollution But They're No Help With Microplastics Electric cars are held up by pretty much everyone as a viable solution to the emissions nightmare that is internal combustion engines as long as they...
20:28, 2019-10-02

Pristine mountains are being littered with microplastics from the air Tiny particles of plastic are being blown on the wind, ending up in remote areas over a hundred kilometres away from cities...
17:44, 2019-04-15

Microplastics in water: no proof yet they are harmful, says WHO Report calls for more research and warns against complacency over the issueMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no ev...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Plastic, plastic everywhere but not for African recyclers A sea of crumpled bottles spills across the courtyard of Lucy Luo Minghui's new $44 million plastic recycling factory in Nairobi, where plastic waste...
11:36, 2019-08-09

Microplastics found in 'pristine' Pyrenees mountains Scientists from Scotland and France spent five months monitoring the secluded site in the Pyrenees....
14:20, 2019-04-16

Scientists say atmosphere carrying microplastics to the Arctic Microscopic particles of plastic are entering the atmosphere and being dumped by snow, new research found. The study raises questions about the amoun...
23:52, 2019-08-14

WHO publish report on microplastics in drinking water A recent report from the WHO examines the potential impact of microplastics on human health. The main conclusion is that more research is sorely need...
02:44, 2019-08-29

Those fancy tea bags? Microplastics in them are macro offenders New study finds nylon tea bags leech billions of microplastics into every single cup of tea“The tea bag… is in the process of a large-scale reinventi...
18:52, 2019-09-30

Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn Discovery of pollution in snowfall from the Arctic to the Alps leads to call for urgent research on potential human health impactsAbundant levels of ...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Tiny magnets could help rid the ocean of harmful microplastics Tiny magnetic coils can turn microplastics into carbon dioxide and water. The reaction could catch plastic in wastewater streams and stop it entering...
11:36, 2019-08-16

Microplastics in the Arctic and the Alps may have blown in on the wind Microplastics have been found in the snow in remote areas, and they may have drifted in on the wind, raising questions about how much plastic we are ...
21:52, 2019-08-14

Microplastics in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO The World Health Organization has said that the level of microplastic particles in drinking water isn't a major cause for concern. However, it warned...
07:12, 2019-08-22

WHO: More data needed on microplastics’ effects on health The World Health Organization on Thursday urged for further research on the effects of microplastics on the environment and human health as a new stu...
16:32, 2019-08-22

Your teabag could be releasing billions of microplastics in your mug: study Plastic teabags are the ones that commonly come in a pyramid shape and are made of "silken" material....
19:24, 2019-09-25

'Everywhere we looked': trillions of microplastics found in San Francisco bay Most comprehensive study to date finds plastic in sediment collected from bay and tributaries and digestive tracts of fishThe most comprehensive stud...
21:04, 2019-10-04

Even remote mountain glaciers are contaminated with microplastics Plastics are leaving no corner of the planet untouched. Tiny pieces, called microplastics, have now been found in a mountain glacier for the first ti...
11:36, 2019-04-12

Microplastics in water not harmful to humans, says WHO report Experts find no proof minuscule particles are a threat to health but say more research is neededMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking wate...
02:32, 2019-08-22

Macy's pulls portion control plates after social media users claim they support eating disorders Macy’s vowed to remove a set of dinner plates from all stores after receiving backlash on social media from users who claimed the design promoted bod...
12:32, 2019-07-23

'Ubiquitous' microplastics are airborne, reaching remote Arctic ice Microplastic pollution is now so commonplace that it's drifted to the furthest reaches of the Arctic....
02:08, 2019-08-15

Scientists find ‘enormous concentrations’ of microplastics in Arctic Scientists say they’ve found an abundance of tiny plastic particles in Arctic snow, indicating that so-called microplastics are being sucked into the...
20:08, 2019-08-15

Ice in Canadian arctic contaminated with microplastics, scientists find The scientists drew 18 ice cores of up to 2 metres long from four locations and saw visible plastic beads and filaments of various shapes and sizes....
20:24, 2019-08-15

Worms fail to thrive in soil containing microplastics – study Finding could have implications for farming - as worms are vital part of farmland ecosystemWorms fail to thrive in earth containing microplastics, ne...
02:00, 2019-09-12

Ocean-Clogging Microplastics Also Pollute the Air, Study Finds Microplastics are known to cause ocean pollution, but a new study suggests airborne plastic particles pollute the air and dry land as well....
10:56, 2019-04-18

Microplastics in water pose ‘no apparent health risk’ The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available....
23:44, 2019-08-22

New research targets microplastics detected in Lake Tahoe RENO, Nev. — The fallout from humanity’s addiction to plastics is showing up in the waters of Lake Tahoe. Scientists detected microplastics at severa...
22:20, 2019-09-02

Microplastics may stop hermit crabs from choosing the best home Life in plastic is not fantastic. Microplastics disrupt the ability of hermit crabs to choose the best shells....
08:44, 2019-09-15

Microplastics: Premium teabags leak billions of particles - study The WHO says microplastics in drinking water do not appear to pose a health risk at current levels....
00:40, 2019-09-27

UN admits data is ‘weak’ for impact of microplastics in drinking water GENEVA — The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don’t appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty...
04:12, 2019-08-22

'Pieces of human society': deep ocean may be riddled with microplastics Quantity of particles hundreds of meters underwater off California is on par with Great Pacific Garbage Patch, study findsAnela Choy, a biological oc...
12:08, 2019-06-06

Microplastics are in our drinking water, but are of ‘low concern’ for human health: WHO report Microplastics are "ubiquitous" but there's not much evidence to show that they're harmful, according to the World Health Organization....
02:40, 2019-08-22

Premium tea bags leak billions of microplastics into your drink, study finds Premium tea bags are shedding billions of microplastics into drinks your cup, a new study has found....
09:12, 2019-09-27

Evidence suggests microplastics in water pose ‘minimal health risk’ The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available....
06:40, 2019-08-22

Initial evidence shows microplastics pose ‘minimal health risk’ The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available....
04:12, 2019-08-22

Milk? Sugar? Microplastics? Some tea bags found to shed billions of particles Amount is significantly higher than the estimated amount of microplastics particles consumed by a person in an entire yearTea drinkers could be getti...
06:04, 2019-09-27

Manchester City vs. Watford score: Sterling, Jesus each score twice as City wins FA Cup, domestic treble City won its third trophy of the season, taking the FA Cup by routing Watford in the final...
23:40, 2019-05-18

‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive: Leave canned food at mailbox this Saturday TUCSON – Having any non-perishable food collecting dust in your pantry? Well, look no further, the Community Food Bank’s single biggest o...
20:52, 2019-05-10

‘From farm to plate’, first-ever World Food Safety Day demonstrates the need to take unsafe food off the menu Unsafe food kills an estimated 420,000 people every year, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, just ahead of the first-e...
17:44, 2019-06-06

Liquid food safety alert leaves woman with no food for 10 days Jenny Evans is fed intravenously, but says a lack of deliveries left her without essential nutrition....
12:00, 2019-10-16

We asked more than 3,000 people about which fast-food chains have the best food, and Chick-fil-A dominated Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chains like Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, and Burger King are constantly battling for the title of best food in the indust...
15:52, 2019-10-11

Chick-fil-A tops ranking of fast-food chains with the best food in America Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chains like Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, and Burger King are constantly battling for the title of best food in the indust...
18:24, 2019-10-02

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthie...
13:56, 2019-05-26

Weak Immune System? Stop Eating These Food That May Have Food Additives In Them According to a study led by researchers from Michigan State University, common food additive that are found in many food products like frozen meat, c...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Chick-fil-A dominates fast-food rankings, from cleanest locations to best food Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Chick-fil-A has the best food, best customer service, and cleanest bathrooms in American fast food, according to Busi...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Healthy Food Making You Feel Uncomfortable? Blame It On Food Adulteration  With an increasing demand for organic and healthy food, most of the food that we consume today has its own side-effects, caused mainly due to adulter...
11:16, 2019-07-19

Trump administration study shows food stamp move could limit food access for many The Trump administration proposal to tighten eligibility for food stamps could undercut access to basic nutrition for millions of Americans, accordin...
20:36, 2019-07-24

About 28 Percent of Food Delivery Drivers Provide Free Secret Food Tasting Services If you’re like most of our readers, you’re likely in charge of some important organization, possibly the ruling regent of a country, the CEO of a maj...
21:08, 2019-07-29

Zimbabwe: Droughts leave millions food insecure, UN food agency scales up assistance  Severe drought has rendered more than a third of rural households in Zimbabwe – or around 3.5 million people – dangerously food insecure, the UN Worl...
19:52, 2019-07-19

John Cattuci helps find one-of-a-kind food across North America in ‘Big Food Bucket List’ 'You know it's a good burger if it's messy. If it's not running down your arm and you're not licking the burger juice off your arm, it's not a great ...
19:40, 2019-05-27

Impossible Food and Beyond Meats' plant-based burgers aren't actually healthier than the fast-food originals Burger King Fast-food chains are jumping on the meatless bandwagon, with deals with plant-based "meat" makers such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foo...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Junk food may be fuelling rise in food allergies, say experts Children with food allergies are found to have higher levels of substance in processed foodsA ballooning diet of junk food might be one of the factor...
01:28, 2019-06-08

UN food agency accuses Yemen’s Houthis of diverting food aid UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen’s Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country’s hungriest peop...
18:00, 2019-06-17

UN food agency starts partial suspension of Yemen food aid CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. food agency says it has started a partial suspension of food aid in areas controlled by Yemen’s rebels. The World Food Pr...
23:28, 2019-06-20

Thursday’s Daily Brief: STIs worldwide, food safety and food prices, updates on Iraq and East Africa This Thursday, we cover: the latest global report by the UN health agency (WHO) on sexually transmitted infections (STIs); the first ever World Food ...
20:40, 2019-06-06

Texas lawmakers propose bill that bans food stamp use on soda, energy drinks, junk food GettyImages FORT WORTH (KXAS) – A proposed bill in Texas would prohibit purchasing less than healthy food items for those using food stamps. En...
12:28, 2019-05-02

The Invasion Of Online Food Portals In The Food Industry Online food-delivery platforms are expanding choice and convenience. It allows them to be specific with their choices and gives them access to the va...
14:24, 2019-07-26

Food outlets ‘should list all ingredients’ says food agency Outlets should list all ingredients to avoid allergy tragedies, the Food Standards Agency recommends....
15:32, 2019-05-08

Mouth-watering photos show some of the most spectacular and delicious things we ate at The New York Times Food Festival, which showcased NYC's iconic food scene Rachel Askinasi/Insider On the first weekend of October 2019, The New York Times hosted its inaugural Food Festival focused exclusively on NYC's icon...
23:16, 2019-10-10

Food metres not food miles at The Dairy in Clapham: meet the chef growing his own salad leaves and herbs on his restaurant's roof garden You can grow a glorious container garden of herbs anywhere. Top chef Robin Gill has the recipe....
08:32, 2019-07-26

You Already Need Dog Food, Get $15 Off Your Next Chewy Order That Includes Rx Med or Rx Food $15 Off Your Rx Med or Rx Food Order of $49 or More | Chewy | Promo Code 15CHEWY...
22:12, 2019-07-23

Disgusting Food Museum: Food so gross you have to try it The Disgusting Food Museum exhibition traveled to France and is headed to Las Vegas to showcase gross food.       ...
18:08, 2019-10-08

Food storage tips for small freezers: how to minimise food waste by making the most of compact storage spaces We've rounded up six of the best ways to cut down your food waste - and found the perfect storage containers for your freezer......
15:32, 2019-08-06

Microplastics 'do not appear to pose a health risk', WHO report suggests Microplastics in drinking water "do not appear to pose a health risk at current levels", new research has suggested....
05:56, 2019-08-22

Is my food safe? Gluten found in 32% of food labeled gluten-free, new study says Thirty-two percent of restaurant foods labeled gluten-free contained gluten, according to a new study using Nima sensors.     &#...
13:52, 2019-04-18

World Food Safety Day: 5 Tips To Ensure Food Safety At Home The UN is observing World Food Safety Day 2019 on June 7th in order to shine a light on the issues of producing, storing, handling and consuming food...
11:56, 2019-06-07

The USWNT Score, Score and Score, and Are Loved, Loved and Loved The scene around the U.S. Women’s National Team’s World Cup opener Tuesday night in Reims, France, was special, writes Jason Gay....
15:04, 2019-06-12

Beer for Those Seeking Balance More measured than their brash IPA cousins, British-style mild ales have a mellow toasted-malt flavor all their own....
16:20, 2019-04-12

The Future Of Food: Can Lab-Grown Insect Meat Be A Future Food? Given the harmful effect livestock farming poses for the planet, researchers have proposed plant-based diets, insect farming, lab-grown meat, and gen...
11:48, 2019-06-01

Manta ray filmed seeking help from divers A massive manta ray has been filmed repeatedly seeking help from divers, in a remarkable encounter off the coast of Australia....
17:32, 2019-07-12

Donald Trump says US is not seeking war with Iran President tells UK officials he wants to engage in talks with Tehran to broaden nuclear dealDonald Trump has told British officials he is not seeking...
01:36, 2019-06-06

Iranian president says country isn’t seeking war A day after the US announced the deployment of an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that the ...
15:08, 2019-06-18

I’m 50 and job seeking — how can I stop feeling old and appear relevant? I’m in my 50s and looking for a job for the first time in 25 years. I’ve had great success in my career, but I don’t seem to be getting much traction...
17:52, 2019-10-06

Cartel members seeking asylum TUCSON – Cartel members and some of their families crossed into Douglas and Naco, Arizona this past week asking for asylum. They stated their reason ...
06:00, 2019-06-18

Maine man vanishes ‘seeking enlightenment’ in Hawaii A search is underway for a Maine man who vanished while “seeking enlightenment” in Hawaii more than a year ago, according to a report. Al...
00:44, 2019-08-03

TPD seeking suspect for targeting elderly victims TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who is accused of targeting elderly victims. Police say a man ...
17:08, 2019-08-02

Seeking a Culprit When Bumblebee Carcasses Pile Up Blame the linden trees? Maybe pesticides left by humans? Or is nature just cruel sometimes?...
16:04, 2019-08-03

Former Miss America among 19 candidates seeking office LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Miss America is among 19 candidates running in down-ballot races in Kentucky that include secretary of state, agricul...
23:12, 2019-05-17

19 candidates seeking statewide office in Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has 19 candidates seeking the statewide offices of secretary of state, agriculture commissioner, treasurer and audito...
00:04, 2019-05-18

NYC Mayor De Blasio Is Seeking Democratic Nod For President NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is running for president. The Democrat announced his bid with a video released by his...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Kvyat seeking more success after 'surreal' weekend "Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat is still trying to get his bearings after a weekend that was undoubtedly one of the most \u0027surreal\u0027 of his l...
19:20, 2019-07-31

More Democrats Seeking Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — More Democrats are calling — and more loudly — for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump after his latest defiance...
13:56, 2019-05-22

Verizon seeking vandal who has been damaging its equipment CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Verizon’s network in southern New Jersey has been vandalized on at least 10 different occasions in recent months, disr...
22:48, 2019-05-14

Brazil dam disaster victims still seeking justice On January 25, a dam operated by mining company Vale burst in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, killing 270 people. To this day, emergency service...
21:12, 2019-07-25

Eurovision 2019: Desperately seeking Madonna Rumours abound that Madonna will perform at Eurovision - and may even have arrived. But where is she?...
21:08, 2019-05-15

Mars: The box seeking to answer the biggest question Europe prepares to send technology to Mars to look for evidence that there is life on the planet....
19:56, 2019-05-17

Iranian president: Iran isn’t seeking war against any nation TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says his country is not seeking to wage war against any nation while at the same time stressing ...
11:52, 2019-06-18

Todd County Man Accused Of Seeking Sex With Minor TODD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Western Kentucky man faces a potential life sentence after being charged with a federal crime involving attempted...
15:04, 2019-06-23

Sarri seeking Chelsea exit – reports "Maurizio Sarri has told Chelsea he wants to leave the club this summer, according to reports in Italy."...
11:12, 2019-06-01

Habitat Build Seeking Volunteers Tuesday LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- While the walls are up at the LEX 18 Habitat House, there is still plenty of work to be done. Despite this week’s rain...
17:04, 2019-05-31

Racing HOF seeking artists’ contributions for new display SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame wants to create a panoramic work for its Race Day Gallery and is asking ...
06:16, 2019-06-10

Cops seeking robbers in bogus Fed Ex uniforms Cops are still looking for a pair of enterprising thieves who dressed in full Fed Ex uniforms — and even carried a bogus package — in hop...
04:36, 2019-06-30

More EU citizens are seeking help for stress and anxiety over Brexit Mental health service has seen Europeans suffering panic attacks and suicidal thoughts The number of EU citizens turning to therapy to cope with thei...
12:44, 2019-06-02

Seeking better sleep? stop setting multiple alarms (KPRC) How many alarms did you set to wake up this morning? One-third of adults report they are sleeping less than seven hours a night and so sleep-d...
21:44, 2019-09-06

Migrants risk it all seeking asylum. The answer in court is almost always ‘no.’ More and more asylum seekers have reached the Southern border. But the maze after that is formidable....
12:44, 2019-07-24

Nicaragua crisis: One year in, more than 60,000 have fled, seeking refuge Doctors, journalists, students and farmers are among more than 60,000 Nicaraguans who have fled the country in fear of their lives since anti-Governm...
17:12, 2019-04-16

Man seeking Guinness record for seeing 'Avengers: Endgame' in theaters A Florida man who has seen Avengers: Endgame in theaters 114 times said he is aiming for 200 and a Guinness World Record....
19:48, 2019-06-13

Saudi crown prince says kingdom isn’t seeking war in region DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman says the kingdom isn’t seeking war in the region, but ...
09:16, 2019-06-16

Neymar team denies seeking settlement meeting BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Attorneys for Brazilian soccer star Neymar are disputing allegations they had asked for a meeting to discuss a settlement wit...
19:48, 2019-06-05

Florida school shooting prosecutor not seeking re-election FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The chief prosecutor in the Florida school shooting case says he is not seeking re-election in 2020 after more than four...
16:08, 2019-06-04

Venezuela gov’t says it thwarted plot seeking to kill Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan officials say they have foiled a plot to overthrow the government that included assassinating President Nicolas ...
23:04, 2019-06-26

Trump administration defies subpoena seeking tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a letter that he will not comply with a subpoena for six years of Trump's tax returns because the request "...
00:48, 2019-05-18

Fayette County Coroner Seeking Family Of Homeless Man LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Fayette County coroner is seeking the public’s assistance finding the family of a Lexington man. 61-year-old...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Fed chairman on reports that Trump is seeking to oust him: 'I'm here to stay' Jerome Powell: ‘I fully intend to serve’ full four-year termPresident has reportedly discussed firing Federal Reserve chairThe Federal Reserve chairm...
22:40, 2019-06-19

MPs defeat motion seeking to block no-deal Brexit Vote is boost for Tory leadership contenders hoping to force UK’s exit from EU by 31 OctoberBrexit latest - liveMPs seeking to take steps to prevent ...
18:36, 2019-06-12

Ridings to watch: Where the six party leaders are seeking (re)election Of the six party leaders invited to participate in the official leaders' debates, three are running in Quebec, two in B.C. and one in Saskatchewan....
16:28, 2019-10-06

Delta workers seeking to unionize say they are 'under siege' by management Workers report threats, intimidation, and anti-union sentiments from management, a Guardian investigation revealsEvette Avery worked part-time as a g...
08:16, 2019-06-12

Meghan launches clothes range for job-seeking women The Duchess of Sussex has launched a clothing range intended to help unemployed women find a job....
14:52, 2019-09-12

Seeking the Real David Hockney Through Fact and Fiction A new novel and a restoration of the film “A Bigger Splash” expand our definition of art biography....
18:16, 2019-06-11

The Baltimore Symphony, Seeking Cuts, Locks Out Its Musicians The orchestra wants to give its musicians fewer weeks of work. The players say that will affect quality....
18:00, 2019-06-17

Seeking Sister Wife's Bernie McGee Dead at 41 Bernie McGee has passed away at the age of 41. The Seeking Sister Wife star died over the weekend, his wife Paige McGee confirms to TLC. Paige share...
00:00, 2019-06-18

Trilobites: Seeking Life in Antarctica? Look for the Penguins’ Outhouse The continent, a researcher said, is the “ideal experimental lab,” for studying how nutrients relate to an ecosystem’s biodiversity....
17:44, 2019-05-09

Seeking New Energy, an English Town Digs Deep The county of Cornwall hopes that tapping an underground rock formation will bring electricity, economic stimulus and year-round swimming....
11:36, 2019-10-07

Ikea seeking someone to research what makes a happy home Furniture chain Ikea posted an unusual job opening for a "happiness hunter" willing to temporarily live in Denmark and get paid in money and meatball...
17:56, 2019-06-18

9 states side with intersex Coloradan seeking US passport DENVER (AP) — Nine state attorneys general are asking a federal appeals court to allow an intersex Colorado resident to get a passport listing the pe...
22:16, 2019-05-15

Seeking new physics, scientists borrow from social networks When two protons collide, they release pyrotechnic jets of particles, the details of which can tell scientists something about the nature of physics ...
06:40, 2019-07-26

‘Chasing Portraits’ Review: Seeking Art Lost During the Holocaust The documentary follows Elizabeth Rynecki as she catalogs paintings by Moshe Rynecki that were scattered during World War II....
13:24, 2019-04-25

Erdogan: Turkey not seeking alternatives to ties with West ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey’s decision to purchase Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems does...
17:24, 2019-05-06

National spelling bee finals begin with 50 seeking title OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and p...
16:44, 2019-05-30

Mark Halperin is seeking a comeback. His accusers have a problem with that. Women who say once-prominent pundit abused them object to his efforts to restore his career....
00:48, 2019-05-04

Trump defense secretary nominee says US not seeking war with Iran Confirmation of Mark Esper appeared almost certain at Senate hearing where he received significant Democratic supportDonald Trump’s nominee to become...
00:24, 2019-07-17

Anna, a young woman seeking love and Allah Elke Müller is fighting for her daughter Anna, who fell in love with a young Afghan and converted to Islam. Her mother spoke to DW about feeling alie...
17:44, 2019-05-25

Ex-Yahoo engineer hacked accounts seeking pornography The engineer could face five years in jail for stealing sexual images and videos from user accounts....
13:56, 2019-10-01

Incredible video shows manta ray seeking help from divers A manta ray approached a group of divers in Western Australia's Ningaloo Reef, in what appears to be an attempt to seek help.    ...
21:04, 2019-07-13

A former U.S. Representative from Arizona is seeking a pardon from President Trump A former U.S. Representative from Arizona is seeking a pardon from President Trump. Rick Renzi was convicted in 20-13 of corruption, money laundering...
08:28, 2019-05-23

Few Sask. immigrants seeking office despite growing population Despite immigration being the biggest contributor to Saskatchewan's population growth, proportionally fewer people from the immigrant community are s...
01:08, 2019-09-21

China to support airlines seeking compensation from Boeing BEIJING (AP) — China’s airline industry association has thrown its support behind 13 Chinese carriers seeking compensation from Boeing for grou...
11:24, 2019-05-24

Trump seeking help from Pakistan to end nearly 2 decade long war in Afghanistan President Trump said he hoped Pakistan would use its influence with the Taliban to advance a peace deal and help end the nearly two-decade old U.S. w...
00:24, 2019-07-23

AZGFD seeking info on catchment contamination near Flagstaff TUCSON – Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a $25,000 reward in return for information in a water contamination case. Officials say fuel wa...
22:24, 2019-09-20

US Now Seeking Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email a...
18:16, 2019-06-01

The Latest: Judge: Actor didn’t appear to be seeking privacy CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a judge’s order unsealing the file from actor Jussie Smollett’s criminal case (all times local): 1 p.m. A ju...
20:44, 2019-05-23

Man accused of bilking clients seeking pregnancy surrogates COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A Florida man faces charges in Maryland that he defrauded clients of a company that offered to help locate and financially s...
17:56, 2019-05-03

Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of Virginia Sues CBS for Defamation, Seeking $400 Million He filed the lawsuit in response to interviews on “CBS This Morning” with two women who accused him of sexual misconduct....
02:08, 2019-09-13

Seeking energy independence, Palestinians open solar plant JERICHO, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian officials say they have inaugurated their first solar panel plant as part of a plan to reduce their dependence ...
12:20, 2019-05-22

Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground "Sebastian Vettel returns to the scene of his last Formula One win at this weekend\u0027s Belgian Grand Prix and the German four-time champion will h...
11:44, 2019-08-28

People are seeking sperm donors online, but are the risks worth it? Meeting your sperm donor offers a more personal experience, but the medical and legal complications might outweigh the benefits...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Proposed bill would keep crooks from seeking elected office for 10 years A former federal prosecutor turned state senator is pushing for a new law to bar ex-pols convicted of felony crimes from running for office for at le...
02:28, 2019-09-24

Mexico sends 70 migrants seeking asylum in US back home A Mexican official said Tuesday about 70 Central American migrants who’d been returned to Ciudad Juarez from the US to await the outcome of their asy...
21:20, 2019-07-02

Top US commander: ‘We're not seeking a fight with the Iranian regime’ but Iran’s the top threat PEACE THROUGH STRENGTH: Just five weeks ago, Marine Corps Gen. Frank McKenzie took over as head of U.S. Central Command, with an area of responsibili...
13:36, 2019-05-09

Stressed students 'seeking help' amid fears for academic record A "growing numbers" of students in Bath seek counselling independent of universities, a charity says....
03:32, 2019-10-06

Seeking nominations for the executives who are leading the next wave of marketing tech REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage Business Insider is seeking nominations for its first list of top leaders who are shaping the future of marketing technolog...
00:40, 2019-09-25

Timex joins firms seeking to block tech’s ill effects How much for that tin foil hat? Products that block electromagnetic waves are becoming a big business as a growing number of people look for ways to ...
06:16, 2019-08-12

NYPD will let cops seeking mental-health treatment keep badges The NYPD will no longer automatically strip cops of their badges if they are dealing with mental illness — a step to help de-stigmatize officers aski...
23:40, 2019-09-10

Columbia U’s silenced marching band seeking GoFundMe donors Angry alumni of the beleaguered Columbia University Marching Band are beating the drum to get enough cash so the band can play on. A GoFundMe campaig...
15:00, 2019-10-06

Taiwan pledges help for Hong Kong protesters seeking sanctuary More than 30 protesters arrive in Taiwan to seek shelter from prosecutionTaiwan’s government has said it will provide assistance to Hong Kong protest...
13:56, 2019-07-19

Target Seeking To Hire 70 Employees for New Small-Format Store LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A new Target store will soon bring 70 jobs to the area. The new location at South Upper will celebrate the grand open...
15:20, 2019-05-16

Suit seeking election for Arizona US Senate seat dismissed PHOENIX (AP) – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Arizona’s governor to call a snap special election to fill the ...
01:16, 2019-06-30

Trump administration denies special help to Venezuelans seeking asylum Despite clarion calls for Venezuelan ‘freedom’ the US has resisted offering Temporary Protected Status to those fearing persecutionAs Venezuela slump...
14:04, 2019-05-05

Cancer patient raises thousands after seeking funds for funeral A cancer patient who was told she had just 6-months to live turned to a fundraising website to raise money for her own funeral — and was overwh...
18:48, 2019-06-25

Novartis Hid Manipulated Data While Seeking Approval for $2.1 Million Treatment The failure to report the issue has not put patients at risk, the F.D.A. said, but the drugmaker could face criminal and civil penalties....
23:48, 2019-08-06

Mexico is busing asylum-seeking migrants to southern border MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government says it is busing migrants who have applied for asylum in the United States to southern Mexico. About 30,00...
06:16, 2019-08-17

Bettel Seeking Tuesday Climb after First Round at Auburn Regional UK Athletics OPELIKA, Ala. – Kentucky women’s golfer Leonie Bettel will have ground to make up in her quest to advance past this week and on to NCAA ...
05:00, 2019-05-07

Instagram Couple Slammed For "Attention-Seeking, Dangerous" Cliff Pic A couple behind an Instagram travel blog has been slammed as "reckless" and "attention-seeking" for a picture that shows one dangling the other off a...
10:36, 2019-09-13

Iran not seeking confrontation, Tehran says in message for Boris Johnson Foreign minister says Iran wants ‘normal relations based on mutual respect’ as tanker crisis continuesIran does not seek confrontation with Britain a...
08:12, 2019-07-23

Samsung reportedly seeking compensation because Apple isn’t selling enough iPhones While Samsung keeps comparing its flagship phones to the latest iPhones that Apple makes in the hopes of convincing customers that Galaxy phones are ...
18:04, 2019-06-21

Driver is Adam-ant about seeking justice in the teaser trailer for The Report Adam Driver enthusiasts are having quite the week. First, Netflix drops companion teasers for Noah Baumbach’s divorce comedy-drama, Marriage Story. D...
16:32, 2019-08-22

Kamala Harris Is Seeking to Decriminalize Cannabis at the Federal Level Although 35 states in the union plus the District of Columbia have either legalized, decriminalized or made cannabis accessible for medicinal purpose...
20:36, 2019-07-23

Seeking the Elixir of Life Through High School Science Class In “The History of Living Forever,” by Jake Wolff, a teenager’s first love affair becomes entangled with a quest for immortality....
17:12, 2019-06-20

‘Where is that exactly?' Donald Trump asks Rohingya refugee seeking US help – video During a meeting in the Oval Office with a group of survivors of religious persecution, a Rohingya refugee enquired about US help: ‘I am a Rohingya f...
07:56, 2019-07-19

Haas seeking a "solution" to stop Formula 1 drivers clashing Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says he must come up with a "solution" to his clashing drivers because team instructions are not getting through ...
14:44, 2019-07-19

Opioid addicts seeking help are often denied treatment, study finds Posing as heroin users seeking help, researchers contacted hundreds of treatment clinics in US states with the highest overdose death rates -- and th...
19:20, 2019-06-04

Court rules against Colorado man seeking full lottery prize DENVER (AP) — A Colorado court has rejected a man’s claim he should be the sole recipient of a $4.8 million lottery prize. The Denver Post repo...
00:52, 2019-06-21

Poverty is a hurdle for women seeking abortions in rural America In the US south and beyond, getting an abortion is not only logistically and emotionally difficult – it can push someone over the financial edgeFor t...
15:44, 2019-08-14

Tigress takes ‘day-long nap’ while seeking refuge from floods in man’s home A man in the flood-ravaged Assam state of India was stunned to find an intruder napping in his home. The purr-patrator? A weary tigress taking shelte...
16:56, 2019-07-19

Tech firms still seeking venture capital in UK despite high-profile flops Marriage market for entrepreneurs and investors could be sign of a flourishing sector – or suggest bubble about to burstIn a wood-panelled auditorium...
23:08, 2019-10-13

Trans woman seeking asylum dies after pleading for medical help in US custody Death of Johana Medina Leon, hospitalized following chest pains, echoes case of Honduran woman a year agoA transgender migrant has died after becomin...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Amazon deforestation: Bolsonaro government accused of seeking to sow doubt over data Ministers look at setting up alternative monitoring scheme as existing system shows alarming rise in clearance ratesThe Amazon forest is being burned...
06:56, 2019-08-01

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking to block construction of Obama center A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to prevent the construction of the Obama Presidential Center in lakeside Jackson Park — de...
23:20, 2019-06-11

Michigan hotel offers free room to women seeking abortions YALE, Mich. (AP) — A hotel manager in Michigan’s rural Thumb region is offering free lodging to women who come from states that have passed tou...
23:24, 2019-06-10

China-Canada dispute among issues Trudeau seeking global support for at G20 Trudeau has no meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the summit to do this but U.S. President Donald Trump does....
13:40, 2019-06-27

Port Authority seeking fare, toll hikes across New York area NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready to spend more money to cross bridges, ride trains and take taxis to New York-area airports. The Port Authority of New York ...
01:08, 2019-06-26

Judge sides with House committee seeking Trump’s financial records A federal judge in Washington DC on Monday declined to block a House subpoena to President Trump’s accounting firm, Mazars USA, for his financial rec...
00:24, 2019-05-21

Suit seeking to reinstate North Dakota women’s hockey tossed FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A judge has thrown out a discrimination lawsuit by 11 former University of North Dakota women’s hockey players seeking to ha...
23:12, 2019-06-20

Trump to issue executive order seeking transparency on healthcare costs: WSJ U.S. President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order on Monday asking health insurers and doctors to disclose new details about healthcare c...
20:28, 2019-06-20

This One’s For The Ladies—and for Magic Mike fans seeking a peek at the real thing The lights are dimmed, and a mess of chairs and tables form a circle around a makeshift dance floor. It’s primed for the arrival of twins Tyga and Ra...
19:08, 2019-06-06

Celtics seeking Tacko Fall deal with development a ‘high priority’ All eyes were on Tacko Fall during NBA summer league, and the 7-foot-6 sensation may have earned a future with the Celtics. “We’re trying...
20:36, 2019-07-18

Germany seeking EU summit decision on going carbon neutral by 2050: official Germany is aiming to get European Union leaders to agree to make the bloc carbon neutral by 2050 at this week's summit, a government official said on...
16:00, 2019-06-19

Billy Joe Saunders seeking redemption after disastrous 2018 thanks to Tyson Fury help BILLY JOE SAUNDERS is seeking redemption this weekend after a year he would rather forget....
08:44, 2019-05-16

2020 census: Trump administration still seeking grounds for 'citizen' question Supreme court rejected justice department’s justificationPresident says he is considering executive actionThe US justice department has said it will ...
03:00, 2019-07-06

Michigan hotel offers free accommodations to women seeking abortion Women in states with restricted access to having an abortion are being offered free lodging and transportation to and from clinics in Michigan. Shell...
21:48, 2019-06-10

Seeking playoff return, Sabres hire Ralph Krueger as coach BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Ralph Krueger has officially been named the new coach of the Buffalo Sabres as the franchise seeks to return to the playoffs aft...
15:44, 2019-05-15

Laura Muir seeking capital gains in the Vitality Westminster Mile Laura Muir lines up in the Vitality Westminster Mile on Sunday for the first time in six years as she takes part in her first competitive run since w...
17:12, 2019-05-24

Australian student missing in North Korea, Canberra seeking information Alex Sigley, studying for a master's in Korean literature in Pyongyang, is one of only a handful of Westerners in the country. Austraia called report...
08:56, 2019-06-27

Rangers and Tony DeAngelo seeking contract solution to avoid holdout Brendan Lemieux’s agreement on a one-year contract worth $925,000 on Wednesday night leaves Tony DeAngelo as the lone unsigned Ranger hours before tr...
16:32, 2019-09-12

Sarah Palin's husband seeking divorce, court papers appear to show Palin is ex-Alaska governor and vice-presidential nomineeDetails of couple identified by initials correspond with PalinsCourt documents appear to sho...
01:08, 2019-09-10

NYPD seeking serial bandits who stole nearly $100K in string of stick-ups Three men and a tattooed woman are now wanted in connection to a string of 10 robberies ranging from Aug. 26 to Oct. 14, the NYPD said late Thursday....
17:52, 2019-10-18

NYPD seeking dognapper who snatched mini Husky from Brooklyn yard The NYPD is looking for whoever stole “Oz,” an adorable, and pricey — “Alaskan Klee Kai” dog, from a Bergen Beach, Brooklyn backyard last month....
05:00, 2019-05-05

Greek police seeking missing Briton on Ikaria find body Report from Greek TV channel does not say if body has been identified as that of Natalie ChristopherGreek police seeking a missing 35-year-old Britis...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Storm-ravaged Bahamians seeking entry to U.S. may face immigration hurdles Emitte Bootle spent 25 years driving school buses on the Bahamas' Great Abaco Island, but now that Hurricane Dorian has devastated his home, there ar...
21:48, 2019-09-09

‘Attention-seeking’ influencer couple takes photo dangling off a cliff An attention-grabbing couple has been blasted online for sharing a “dangerous” photo of themselves dangling off a cliff in a desperate bi...
20:04, 2019-09-09

Algerians march for 12th week seeking broad political change ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Protesters are filling the streets of Algeria’s capital for a 12th consecutive week, and the country’s army chief...
15:56, 2019-05-10

Facebook urged to shut groups seeking fake Amazon reviews Which? claimed to have uncovered several active groups that recruited people to write fake testimonies....
02:00, 2019-08-06

Saudi woman seeking asylum in Thailand ‘now in a secure place’ says UNHCR The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Monday that 18-year-old Saudi national Rahaf Mohammed Al-qunun, who had been stranded at Bangkok airport after ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Tech recruiting firm apologizes for job ad seeking 'preferably Caucasian' employee A tech recruiting company apologized on Sunday after a job opportunity posted online said white people were preferred for the position....
02:36, 2019-04-30

Federal prosecutors are seeking a month of prison time for Felicity Huffman Federal prosecutors have announced the sentence they’re seeking for actress Felicity Huffman, and it is, in legal terms, a bit of a doozy: A $20,000 ...
03:28, 2019-09-07

Court rules in favor of woman seeking opioid meds in jail PORTLAND, Maine — A federal appeals court has affirmed a judge’s order requiring a jail to provide medication to a woman to keep her opioid addiction...
23:20, 2019-05-02

City of Kingston seeking public input to reach 65% waste diversion goal Having hit their 60 per cent target for the past several years, the city is asking for input on how to improve waste diversion from landfill even mor...
16:08, 2019-09-27

France: Deal with 'endless soap opera' of EU accession process before seeking new members EU ministers are meeting Tuesday to discuss whether Albania and North Macedonia can begin talks to join the bloc. But France says it will veto the mo...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Lori Loughlin's lawyers reportedly seeking FBI assistance in her college admissions case As Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli are seeking help from the FBI as they prepare to fight the charges against them in the ongoing college...
17:52, 2019-06-14

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 14 of the top stock picks for traders seeking exposure to millennials and Gen Zers George Rose / Contributor / Getty Images Bank of America published an updated list of thematic stock picks. One of the themes is companies with high ...
22:12, 2019-10-10

Israel Folau lodges claim seeking $10m damages and reinstatement by Rugby Australia Sacked Wallabies star files claim to Federal CourtFolau claims unfair dismissal and also wants apology Israel Folau has begun legal action against hi...
00:56, 2019-08-01

City officials seeking court order to clean up Queens trash house The city is ready to go to war with the Queens garbage lady. Sanitation and Law Department officials are seeking a court order to access Carmine Bhim...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Tottenham ban three supporters seeking to profit from selling Champions League final tickets "Tottenham have imposed bans on three season-ticket holders who sought to sell on their Champions League final tickets online for a profit."...
15:40, 2019-05-21

Prosecutors seeking death penalty against rapper YNW Melly in double murder case In a hint to a possible motive, prosecutors also intend to prove the killings were committed for monetary gain.       ...
14:12, 2019-04-23

Democrats' Emoluments Lawsuit Seeking Trump Financial Records Hits a Snag Efforts by congressional Democrats to subpoena President Donald Trump’s financial records are facing another legal setback after a federal appeals co...
19:12, 2019-07-20

Off the rails: Hanoi closes trackside cafes thronged by selfie-seeking tourists It's the kind of shot every Instagram connoisseur yearns for: century-old railway tracks cutting through dusty backstreets, flanked by tourists drink...
11:12, 2019-10-09

Democrat seeking Trump’s taxes hasn’t released his, spends lavishly on lobbyists The House Democrat demanding President Trump’s tax returns is coming under fire for not releasing his returns and spending lavishly on lobbyists and ...
19:12, 2019-05-07

Microsoft joins group seeking to avoid historic climate change lawsuit Legal immunity would squash raft of climate lawsuits launched by cities and counties across the US seeking compensation for damages Microsoft has joi...
13:04, 2019-05-01

Eric Trump outs WaPo reporter seeking whistleblowers, sets off Twitter debate Eric Trump touched off a heated Twitter conversation about the US media on Friday, after he outed a Washington Post reporter who’d apparently b...
08:12, 2019-09-07

Trump's plan for those seeking safe haven: a ticket to the violent heart of Central America The US has signed agreements to send vulnerable asylum seekers to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador – experts describe the plan as a recipe for dis...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Daily on Energy: After Trump’s campaign kick-off, oil frackers descend on Washington seeking assurances Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-06-19

Judge rejects young Quebecers’ lawsuit seeking federal action on climate change Superior Court Justice Gary Morrison delivered his ruling Thursday, emphasizing that the cause of environmental protection was of undoubted importanc...
23:08, 2019-07-16

Trump Administration Will Start DNA Testing Migrant Families Seeking Asylum at Southern Border The Department of Homeland Security is launching a DNA testing pilot on the southern border next week to identify and prosecute people posing as fami...
17:12, 2019-05-02

Federal judge in New York says he won’t block congressional subpoenas seeking Trump’s banking records NEW YORK (AP) — Federal judge in New York says he won’t block congressional subpoenas seeking Trump’s banking records....
22:04, 2019-05-22

How a globe-trotting, adventure-seeking socialite became the first American woman in uniform captured by the Nazis The forgotten story of an unlikely feminist antihero, whose hunger for experience jeopardized multiple lives and imperiled some of America’s most clo...
18:20, 2019-09-25

Get Involved, Internet: Help They Might Be Giants raise money for separated families and asylum-seeking minors As the U.S. government continues to escalate its draconian, racist, and xenophobic immigration policies (sorry, we’re not really in a mood to mince w...
00:20, 2019-08-25

Justice Department reportedly seeking to persuade EEOC to reverse stance on LGBTQ workplace discrimination The Justice Department is seeking to persuade a federal employment rights agency to change their stance on LGBTQ discrimination in an upcoming Suprem...
12:04, 2019-08-14

Trump to issue executive order seeking transparency on healthcare costs: Wall Street Journal U.S. President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order on Monday asking health insurers and doctors to disclose new details about healthcare c...
21:56, 2019-06-20

Appeals court OKs new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Appeals court OKs new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions....
20:56, 2019-06-20

Eddie Hearn seeking new opponent for Dereck Chisora after Joseph Parker withdraws from heavyweight contest The highly-anticipated heavyweight showdown between Dereck Chisora and Joseph Parker is off after the New Zealander was forced to withdraw due to ill...
09:12, 2019-10-02

'Seeking Sister Wife’s' Vanessa Cobbs reveals she's 'decided to part ways' with the Snowden family Before the three parted ways, Fox News caught up with the Snowdens and Cobbs to talk about their decision to lead a plural lifestyle....
11:16, 2019-04-19

Saturday Night Live Returns With Trump Seeking Impeachment Advice From Rudy Giuliani, Kim Jong Un and More Who gives President Donald Trump advice when he’s worried about being impeached? According to the first cold open from Saturday Night Live&rsqu...
16:52, 2019-09-29

A casting call seeking a 'very pretty' girl for a Milka chocolate ad banned overweight or redhead children from applying Rose Prouser/Reuters & Shutterstock A casting call for Milka chocolate sparked outrage by banning overweight or redhead children from applying. The ...
16:52, 2019-08-12

A 16-year-old died by suicide after a classmate posted explicit messages between him and another boy on social media. Now, his family is seeking justice. Joshua Smith Channing Smith, 16, died by suicide after his classmate posted private, explicit messages between him and another boy on her public Sna...
01:36, 2019-09-29

'We are not criminals or seeking a free ride in America': Undocumented workers at a Trump golf club request meeting with the president in a letter REUTERS/Mike Segar In a letter to President Donald Trump, 21 former employees, all undocumented, requested to meet with the president. Some of the ...
12:32, 2019-07-04

How does so much plastic get into the sea? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
13:48, 2019-05-14

Here’s how much plastic you might be eating every day Researchers have estimated the amount of microplastics Americans might be consuming every day....
14:28, 2019-06-05

The history of plastic in the sea A metal box which has been dragged around the ocean first discovered a plastic bag sixty years ago....
18:20, 2019-04-16

'Seeking Sister Wife' star Bernie McGee has died at 41 Bernie McGee appeared on TLC's "Seeking Sister Wife" alongside his wife Paige, to explore polygamy.        ...
04:12, 2019-06-18

British Steel 'seeking £75 million government loan to avert collapse' Union officials are urging the Government to guarantee the future of British Steel and safeguard thousands of jobs amid suggestions the company is se...
16:04, 2019-05-14

Eric Trump outs WaPo reporter seeking whistleblowers inside Trump Organization Eric Trump touched off a heated Twitter conversation about the US media on Friday, after he outed a Washington Post reporter who’d apparently b...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Nicolas Cage granted divorce from Erika Koike after seeking annulment due to 'intoxication' A divorce was granted Friday for Nicolas Cage and Erika Koike. The actor filed for an annulment just four days after they wed in March.   ...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Roman Polanski sues Oscars academy seeking reinstatement after 'improper' expulsion Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski sues to get back in to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, after it expelled him last year. ...
23:16, 2019-04-19

Disney and Netflix should quit Georgia and quit seeking subsidies It’s a story you’ve seen before. Red states pass laws the Left find objectionable, and within days, the entertainment sector threatens to leave that ...
00:28, 2019-05-31

'Love Island' US edition reveals its 11 love-seeking singles American audiences will be swooning for "Love Island" later this month, and we've just got a sneak peek at the show's hopeful romantics....
19:20, 2019-07-01

In the Sea, Not All Plastic Lasts Forever Polystyrene, a common ocean pollutant, decomposes in sunlight much faster than thought, a new study finds....
23:48, 2019-10-11

How do you vacuum plastic from a beach? Engineers in Canada have devised a machine they say can clean small pieces of plastic from Hawaii's "Trash Beach"....
07:32, 2019-06-09

'We just didn’t think about it': how did we let plastic bags get everywhere? They’re under our sinks, all over our streets, and filling the stomachs of dead whales. What can we do to stem the single-use scourge? Joan Shuttlewo...
13:24, 2019-06-09

Plastic packaging: How are supermarkets doing? The UK needs to move away from all single-use packaging, say MPs. But have supermarkets got the message?...
08:28, 2019-09-13

Men are lining up for plastic surgery like never before The face of plastic surgery has typically been female: pouty lips, a pert nose, taut skin. But as more and more Americans go under the knife, the gen...
14:36, 2019-06-05

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anni...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Berlin and Beyond: So over plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
12:48, 2019-07-03

What can music tell us about plastic pollution? Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anni...
11:32, 2019-09-30

Zoo 4 You: Plastic Free EcoChallenge As a conservation organization the Reid Park Zoo is aware of the impacts humans have on wildlife everyday, so they decided to take part in the Plasti...
02:24, 2019-07-03

Glastonbury set to be very hot with minimal mud and plastic Gates open for 49th festival with ban on single-use plastic and anti-Brexit billboard dominating siteGlastonbury festival-goers were preparing for a ...
21:56, 2019-06-26

A call to arms to fight the 'war on plastic' BBC One presenter Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall investigates what we can all do to reduce our use of plastic....
22:00, 2019-06-10

Front Burner: Looking for a Plastic Bag Alternative? These food-grade silicone bags from Stasher, available in four sizes, are designed for multiple use....
22:52, 2019-04-22

Plastic Pollution Might Be Depriving Us of Oxygen The plastic debris floating in the world’s oceans entangles wildlife, kills birds that swallow it mistaking it for food, and seeps into the foo...
19:32, 2019-06-20

After bronze and iron, welcome to the plastic age, say scientists Plastic pollution has entered the fossil record, research showsPlastic pollution is being deposited into the fossil record, research has found, with ...
21:48, 2019-09-04

Plastic fantastic: the best fibreglass cars Matra Rancho We dive into the moulded world of resin bodywork to recall the memorably cool, quirky and in some cases oddly inspirational creations ...
08:16, 2019-07-21

An MIT researcher says we should trash all our recyclable plastic, and he's probably right Reuters Recycling plastic uses up a lot of resources, hauling around, sorting, and processing bottles and containers that often end up getting thrown...
20:56, 2019-10-08

Does the plastic housing of the Pixel 3a bother you? The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL were Google's first phones to sport wireless charging, a feature sorely missed on their predecessors, but now we are back ...
16:32, 2019-05-17

Kamala Harris wants to ban plastic straws California Sen. Kamala Harris endorsed banning plastic straws during CNN's climate change town hall forum on Wednesday but conceded that their paper ...
03:44, 2019-09-05

How plastic bags were supposed to help the environment Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed....
07:36, 2019-10-17

Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’ – video After four years of leading volunteer beach cleans in the west of Wales, Alan Cookson is quitting because of the insurmountable plastic problem aroun...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Plastic bag sales in England down by a third in last year Overall, sales of single-use bags by big supermarkets have fallen 90% since 5p charge introduced Shoppers’ use of plastic carrier bags in England has...
11:20, 2019-08-01

A Fascinating Look At 2,500 Years Of Plastic Surgery The roots of plastic surgery go back at least 2,500 years, if not more. A video by Insh takes a look at the fascinating history of plastic surgery....
11:12, 2019-08-07

Single-use plastic bag ban to become law in Nova Scotia Nova Scotia’s proposed legislation to ban single-use plastic bags has made its way through the first few phases before becoming a law....
23:56, 2019-10-07

Whose fault is plastic waste in the ocean? Rich countries with good recycling infrastructure hold Southeast Asia responsible for plastic waste polluting the sea. A fact-check shows that's not ...
10:32, 2019-07-31

See-through plastic pants are now considered ‘Pretty’ Remember when “festival style” meant flower crowns, fringe, diaphanous dresses and gladiator sandals? Clearly, those days are over. Pun i...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Whole Foods is ditching plastic straws This could be the last straw for Whole Foods customers. The supermarket chain announced on Monday that it’s eliminating plastic straws from all...
02:56, 2019-05-21

'Plastic recycling is a myth': what really happens to your rubbish? You sort your recycling, leave it to be collected – and then what? From councils burning the lot to foreign landfill sites overflowing with British r...
14:56, 2019-08-17

Nova Scotia to ban use of most plastic bags After the bill passes, industry will have one year to prepare before the bags are prohibited....
19:44, 2019-09-26

Your Bottled Water Probably Has Plastic In It. Should You Worry? Plastic contamination is rampant in bottled water. That was the unsettling conclusion of a study published last year in Frontiers in Chemistry that a...
17:48, 2019-05-29

Can you spot ocean plastic from space? Scientists work on the challenging task of tracking pollution from orbit with encouraging results....
15:32, 2019-04-12

5 brands doing their bit to combat the plastic problem As the issue of single-use plastic garners more media attention than ever before, brands are turning to eco-friendly alternative to fight the growing...
16:16, 2019-07-12

Major UK festivals to go plastic-free Reading and Leeds, Wireless, Latitude and Download will all ban single-use plastics by 2021....
11:24, 2019-05-24

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I al...
17:32, 2019-07-14

The plastic we 'recycle' is actually horrible for the environment When you drop your plastic waste into the recycling bin, it most likely makes its way around the world, where it can pose a health and security risk ...
19:16, 2019-06-18

Brands asked to pay premium for using new plastic Andrew Forest’s Sea The Future initiative will call for voluntary contributions to raise money for recycling projectsAn Australian billionaire is ask...
06:28, 2019-09-25

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Plastic straws will be banned in the UK from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cott...
07:00, 2019-05-22

More than a thousand sharks and rays have become entangled in plastic More than a thousand sharks and rays have become entangled in plastic debris, a team has found by reviewing scientific papers and Twitter...
12:24, 2019-07-05

UK government to bring in new controls on plastic items In a bid to limit ocean pollution, the government will introduce new controls on single use plastic items....
03:08, 2019-05-22

Upset about the plastic crisis? Stop trying so hard We make good-faith efforts to help the planet by recycling, but what we really need to do is even simplerAll the plastic ever made: the fate of 8.3bn...
13:08, 2019-06-24

One of the most remote islands is plagued by plastic waste Enlarge / Plastic water bottles washed up on a beach. (credit: Water Alternatives / Flickr) Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in th...
15:24, 2019-10-04

Glastonbury's plastic bottle ban tested by hot weather Britain's Glastonbury Festival is greener and cleaner after banning the sale of single-use plastic bottles in the hope of inspiring long-term change ...
19:28, 2019-06-29

How melting plastic waste could heat homes Breakthrough means less pollution and lower greenhouse gas emissionsIt is a problem bedevilling households across the UK: what can we do with the mou...
17:24, 2019-07-20

U.S. has 'bigger problems' than plastic straws - Trump With plastic straw bans gaining popularity to protect the environment, President Donald Trump on Friday posed the question: What about other plastic ...
01:48, 2019-07-20

Trump says 'we have bigger problems than plastic straws' MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump dismissed the notion that plastic straws are a threat, which environmentalists and liberal activ...
23:48, 2019-07-19

All hail the plastic Pixel! (poll results) There are barely any metal or plastic phones left in today's see of glass sandwich designs, so Google's new Pixel 3a midranger is a refreshing change...
12:36, 2019-05-20

Fashion Houses Try to Kick the Plastic Habit Cardboard hangers and eco-friendly packaging are coming as fashion houses use less plastic to address shoppers’ concerns about sustainability....
15:24, 2019-04-29

Glastonbury: Sir David Attenborough hails plastic ban The naturalist takes to the Pyramid Stage to thank festival-goers shortly before Kylie Minogue's performance....
17:32, 2019-06-30

David Attenborough thanks Glastonbury for plastic bottle ban The world renowned naturalist David Attenborough appeared on the stage at Glastonbury on Sunday to praise its ban on single-use plastic bottles, deli...
18:28, 2019-06-30

Swimming in plastic: One B.C. man’s battle with recycling in his own home Global News reporter Aaron McArthur put his own family's plastic use under the microscope with some eye-opening results....
01:20, 2019-06-27

Deepest ever manned dive finds plastic bag US explorer Victor Vescovo discovered plastic trash on the seafloor while completing the deepest ocean dive ever recorded: 35,853 feet to the bottom ...
17:32, 2019-05-13

German minister prepares law to ban plastic bags Germany plans a law to ban the use of plastic bags because voluntary agreements with retailers to curb usage have not yielded good enough results, En...
18:44, 2019-08-11

180 countries — except US — agree to plastic waste agreement After 12 days of negotiations under the auspices of the United Nations, countries have agreed to treat plastic as hazardous waste. Germany is conside...
02:00, 2019-05-11

U.S. could be outlier if U.N. clinches plastic waste pact Countries are nearing agreement to tighten controls on trade in plastic waste, which would make it harder for leading exporter the United States to s...
18:16, 2019-05-07

How plastic bottles are paying for lessons in Nigeria A school in Nigeria is accepting empty plastic bottles in exchange for payment of school fees....
01:24, 2019-06-10

Cardi B says she's done getting plastic surgery following complications Cardi B says her most recent plastic surgery would be her last time going under the knife.        ...
15:36, 2019-06-14

Landmark UN Plastic Waste Pact Gets Approved But Not By US A man guides a raft through a polluted canal littered with plastic bags and other garbage in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. India is scheduled ...
12:28, 2019-05-11

Paul Rudd Was Buried Alive in a Plastic Bag--Yes, Really Paul Rudd has survived most people's greatest nightmare. And now, he's here to tell the tale. During an appearance on Thursday's Jimmy Kimmel Live!, ...
16:44, 2019-10-18

Plastic waste is a problem – but some solutions are even worse Plastics have done wonders for hygiene and human health. We need to fix the waste problem – but don’t throw out the baby with the bath tub...
21:00, 2019-04-11

Canada to start single-use plastic ban in 2021 Canada has announced that it will ban single-use plastic products such as straws and bags starting in 2021. The government said that plastic manufact...
21:32, 2019-06-10

Hamburger buns recalled over plastic concerns The FDA announced late last week that Conagra Brands is voluntarily recalling about 2,200 cases of its Udi’s Classic Hamburger Buns, which were sold ...
18:24, 2019-09-10

Edmonton’s very own single-use plastic ban could mirror federal one Edmontonians will learn in the next couple of weeks how close a local ban on single-use plastic would be to the one Ottawa has planned for 2021....
03:12, 2019-06-11

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of ‘plastic' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘plastic’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, p...
11:20, 2019-06-16

Europe's plastic waste sent home in toxic row Europe’s sustainability practices are world-leading, but some believe that what has passed as recycling should actually be called liabilityshifting. ...
12:16, 2019-06-13

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste Group of 20 environment ministers agreed on Sunday to adopt a new implementation framework for actions to tackle the issue of marine plastic waste on...
13:00, 2019-06-16

Germany to ban the use of plastic bags, says environment minister Germany will enforce a ban on plastic shopping bags, according to the country's environment minister....
19:08, 2019-08-11

German environment minister calls for plastic bag ban Environment Minister Svenja Schulze has announced plans for a new law aiming to ban plastic bags and reduce plastic packaging. The Environment Minist...
04:16, 2019-08-12

Germany: Draft bill to ban plastic bags on the way The use of plastic bags is on the decline in Germany, but the 64% decrease since 2015 doesn't go far enough for Environment Minister Svenja Schulze. ...
10:52, 2019-09-06

Plastic-free Penzance: The UK's most eco-friendly town? Where businesses cut down on plastic, fishermen collect litter and students march about the climate....
03:56, 2019-10-09

Plastic is 'raining' on the Rocky Mountains, study says Plastic pollution has become an issue for the entire planet, affecting the global economy, marine life and posing health risks for us and our childre...
16:00, 2019-08-14

UN: Plastic waste pact approved with US among few holdouts GENEVA (AP) — United Nations officials say nearly all of the world’s countries have agreed on a deal to better manage plastic waste, with the U...
20:32, 2019-05-10

Unilever pledges to halve its use of new plastic by 2025 Consumer goods giant Unilever vowed to halve the amount of new plastic it uses over the next five years, by shifting to more recyclable and alternati...
12:16, 2019-10-07

Are Mini Shampoo Bottles the New Plastic Straw? The IHG hotel group plans to replace “bathroom miniatures” with bulk supplies across all of its 17 brands, including Holiday Inn and InterContinental...
01:32, 2019-07-30

Plastic particles falling out of sky with snow in Arctic Even in the Arctic, microscopic particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow, a study has found....
22:00, 2019-08-14

Zero-waste: The women in Asia who gave up plastic China, Indonesia and Vietnam are among the worst polluters for plastic waste being dumped in the ocean. Meet the women in those countries trying to c...
20:16, 2019-06-05

Mom wrapped daughter in plastic bag and left her in bushes to die A 29-year-old who wrapped her baby in plastic bags and left her to die after forcing an object down her throat to stop her crying has been convicted ...
20:44, 2019-06-06

How plastic bags were supposed to help save the planet Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed....
16:52, 2019-10-17

German minister calls for immediate ban on plastic bags The minister has proposed a ban in Germany similar to those in place in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda. Gerd Müller said that the issue was crucial to mank...
16:56, 2019-05-10

Store’s bid to shame people out of using plastic bags backfires A grocery store in Canada is trying to shame its customers into not using plastic bags by handing out ones with embarrassing phrases like “wart...
07:24, 2019-06-13

The dad bod is out! NYC men getting ‘daddy do-over’ plastic surgery to look good at work, on the beach In New York City, the “daddy do-over” is a new popular trend for vain men of a certain age, according to The New York Post....
02:32, 2019-06-13

Adoption offers pour in for Ga. baby found in plastic bag ATLANTA (AP) — Offers are pouring in from around the country to adopt a baby girl left in a plastic bag in the woods in Georgia as a newborn. News ou...
00:32, 2019-06-29

Fridges made from plastic crystals could help cut carbon emissions Cooling devices like refrigerators and air conditioners consume a quarter of the world's electricity, but a plastic-based material could make them mu...
10:42, 2019-04-09

'Biodegradable' plastic bags survive three years in soil and sea Study found bags were still able to carry shopping despite environmental claims Plastic bags that claim to be biodegradable were still intact and abl...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Indonesia accuses two Singaporeans over imported plastic waste Indonesia is accusing two Singaporeans of importing 87 containers of plastic scrap without the correct permits, an official said on Thursday, marking...
12:16, 2019-10-03

U.N. 'very confident' of deal to stop plastic waste ending up in the sea Nearly 200 countries taking part in marathon talks aimed at reducing the amount of plastic that gets washed into the world's oceans are likely to rea...
17:48, 2019-05-10

New York men are embracing plastic surgery with ‘daddy do-overs’ Sorry, mom, but your muffin top is taking a back seat to dad’s backside. Post-pregnancy “mommy makeover” procedures — a plastic surgery combo of lipo...
01:56, 2019-06-13

Hundreds of sharks and rays entangled in plastic, scientists say Hundreds of sharks and rays are entangled in plastic waste in the ocean, according to new research....
16:12, 2019-07-08

Hamburger and hot dog buns recalled over possible 'hard plastic' in products The company said no illnesses or injuries had been related to the recall as of yet, but affected products should be discarded....
18:36, 2019-07-10

Canada has no plans take back plastic waste in Malaysia Ottawa has no plans to pick up plastic waste that originated in Canada and is currently parked in Malaysia, a spokesman for Canada's environment mini...
21:48, 2019-06-13

Flying goats and plastic whales: Wednesday's top photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
17:48, 2019-07-10

Plastic pollution: How Ibiza is tackling its problem with waste Hundreds of thousands of Brits travel to Ibiza each summer, but what happens to their waste when they leave?...
11:16, 2019-10-11

Plastic pollution: Bangor divers cleaning up the seabed A group of divers are taking beach clean ups to the next level by diving for litter under water....
01:20, 2019-06-15

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke wi...
13:44, 2019-08-23

Maine is first state to ban single-use plastic-foam containers Maine Gov. Janet Mills has enacted a bill making her state the first to ban single-use food and drink containers....
03:12, 2019-05-02

Plastic pollution harms oxygen-producing bacteria New research finds that plastic pollution not only harms fish but also damages species of bacteria that produce the oxygen we breathe....
11:12, 2019-05-26

Germany eyes ban on plastic surgery ads targeting teens The German government is seeking to ban plastic surgery advertising that targets young people. Berlin says promoting such procedures sends an unhelpf...
14:52, 2019-10-16

David Attenborough: 'To chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult' Broadcaster Sir David Attenborough has told the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee that "to chuck plastic into the ocean is an insult...
15:56, 2019-07-09

Why the Guardian is taking on America's plastic waste crisis United States of Plastic, a new series that will run for the rest of 2019, will reveal the global consequences of dependence on a miracle materialThi...
07:28, 2019-06-17

Malaysia cracks down on imported plastic waste - video The Malaysian government says the country has become a dumping ground for rich nations as it announces it will send as much as 3,000 tonnes of plasti...
16:44, 2019-05-29

Wimbledon ditches plastic wrapping for restrung racquets Many of the traditions of the Wimbledon tennis championships have endured for decades but this year one familiar courtside sight will be missing....
18:28, 2019-06-28

Cardi B Has a Message for Those Throwing Plastic Surgery Shade Cardi B doesn't have any time for haters. The rapper took to Instagram on Sunday to send a message to those "talking s--t" about people getting plas...
03:08, 2019-09-09

Tiny sea turtle found dead with over 100 pieces of plastic in its gut Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton posted a picture on Facebook of the deceased turtle alongside hundreds of pieces of plastic that became lodge...
17:44, 2019-10-04

No more plastic bags in Calgary Co-op stores as of January 2020 Instead, they will offer shoppers 100 per cent compostable bags at a fee of 10 cents per bag....
19:32, 2019-10-17

One of the most remote settled islands is plagued by plastic waste Enlarge / Plastic water bottles washed up on a beach. (credit: Water Alternatives / Flickr) Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in th...
22:28, 2019-10-03

Tanzania bans plastic bags to clean up environment Under new measures, anyone using plastic bags in Tanzania can be slapped with a fine, and those caught manufacturing the items can get jail time. Env...
23:12, 2019-06-01

Renée Zellweger Says All Those Plastic Surgery Rumors Made Her "Sad" Renée Zellweger is sounding off on those infamous headlines about her appearance. The Oscar winner, who next stars in the Judy Garland biopic, Judy,...
18:24, 2019-09-03

Florida sea turtle dead after eating more than 100 pieces of plastic A tiny turtle that washed up on a shoreline in South Florida is just the latest fatality of plastic pollution plaguing marine life....
04:12, 2019-10-04

Early ocean plastic litter traced to 1960s Scientists "accidentally" record the history of ocean plastic, including what may have been the first plastic bag to be fished out of the ocean....
18:04, 2019-04-16

The climate costs of a plastic planet | Carroll Muffett Every stage of the plastic lifecycle releases harmful carbon emissions into the atmosphere, contributing to global heatingUpset about the plastic cri...
08:44, 2019-06-25

Americans Eat and Inhale Over 70,000 Plastic Particles Each Year According to a New Analysis Plastics have for years been used to make nearly everything that surrounds us. But along the way, they escaped the confines of packaging and objects ...
17:56, 2019-06-06

Plastic accounts for 60% of litter in English and Welsh canals More than half a million plastic items reach oceans from waterway network each yearAbandoned plastics now account for 59% of the litter found in cana...
07:56, 2019-06-05

Vancouver market trying to stop plastic bag use with embarrassing messages The East West Market on Main Street hopes printing messages like "Colon Care" and "Adult Video Emporium" will stop plastic bag use....
02:20, 2019-06-06

Swimming in plastic: How Metro Vancouver handles its own recycling After accounting for his own plastic waste, reporter Aaron McArthur looks into how Metro Vancouver recycles what it produces - a unique approach in N...
03:52, 2019-06-28

Plastic straws and bags no more: Canada aims to clean up its act Canada plans to ban some single-use plastics like straws, bags and cutlery by early 2021 to reduce waste and litter and protect the world's oceans, C...
16:40, 2019-06-10

Select Ragú Pasta Sauces Recalled Because They May Contain Plastic (CNN)– The owner of Ragú is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauce over the possibility that they may contain plastic fragments, the company...
13:48, 2019-06-17

How you're recycling plastic wrong, from coffee cups to toothpaste If you don’t clean your recycling, it can harm more than it helps. And that icon with the arrows is virtually meaninglessThis week we’re exploring pl...
14:52, 2019-06-17

Some Ragu pasta sauces recalled due to plastic concerns The owner of Ragu is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauces over the possibility they may contain fragments of plastic. Mizkan America says it ha...
16:40, 2019-06-17

Attenborough Tells Glastonbury Crowd That Plastic Ban Will Have an Impact The naturalist David Attenborough appeared onstage Sunday at the British festival, which barred single-use plastic bottles this year....
19:36, 2019-06-30

Beyond paper straws: More hacks for reducing plastic at home To help the environment by cutting down on non-compostable plastics, many people have begun saying no to plastic straws and are bringing reusable bag...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Bees have built a nest entirely out of plastic bags in the environment The first report of a bee’s nest made entirely from plastic comes from Argentina. The leafcutter bees created cells out of what may be bits of old pl...
18:24, 2019-05-30

David Attenborough praises Glastonbury for going plastic-free TV naturalist surprises festival crowd with speech hailing ditching of single-use plasticsFollow all the latest from Glastonbury with our live blogDa...
17:00, 2019-06-30

Plastic alternatives may worsen marine pollution, MPs warn Committee says UK should reduce use of plastics rather than replace it with other materialsCompostable and biodegradable plastics could add to marine...
07:44, 2019-09-12

Fixing planet plastic: How we'll really solve our waste problem From bag bans to bacterial mulchers, many solutions are touted for the plastic waste crisis. Find out which work – and which don't – in our definitiv...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2...
10:24, 2019-06-11

Scariest thing about Halloween is plastic waste, say charities Equivalent of 83m plastic bottles in often throwaway outfits sold by leading retailersAn estimated 2,000 tonnes of plastic waste – equivalent to 83m ...
01:32, 2019-10-18

Dead whale found with 40 kilograms of plastic in its stomach A dead whale found in the Philippines with 40 kilograms of plastic inside its body is the latest example of the problem of plastic pollution...
21:00, 2019-04-11

People eat at least 50,000 plastic particles a year, study finds Health effects of ingestion of microplastics via food, water and breathing still unknownThe average person eats at least 50,000 particles of micropla...
14:16, 2019-06-05

Crabs are being found in the Thames with stomachs full of plastic Crabs in the Thames are ingesting “shocking” amounts of plastic and may be passing it on in high doses to other species in the river, researchers hav...
17:08, 2019-10-11

Environmentalists urge Tour de France to end 'avalanche of plastic' The corporate "caravan" that motors across valleys and mountains ahead of the cyclists competing in the Tour de France has been a crowd-pleaser for d...
18:16, 2019-07-25

Shoppers' use of plastic bags in England continues to fall Sales of single-use bags by big supermarkets have fallen 90% since 5p charge introduced Shoppers’ use of plastic carrier bags in England has continue...
15:36, 2019-07-31

Trump was oddly reasonable about plastic straws. His campaign may not like it The president could have used a question about plastic waste to inflame the culture wars – but his answer wasn’t far off the markThere was no shortag...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Australia’s ‘last unspoiled paradise’ is being engulfed by plastic waste A whopping 414 million pieces of plastic -- including nearly a million shoes and more than 370,000 toothbrushes -- have washed up on the beaches of t...
20:40, 2019-05-17

Mariana Trench: Deepest-ever sub dive finds plastic bag An American explorer finds plastic waste on the seafloor while breaking the record for the deepest ever dive....
17:08, 2019-05-13

Cardi B cancels concerts to recover from plastic surgery “Cardi was overzealous in getting back to work; she didn’t take the time necessary to fully recover from her surgery," Cardi's repre...
14:32, 2019-05-22