Tap Water

Madisyn Cox, top U.S. IM swimmer, argues 2-year ban due to tap water

<b>Madisyn Cox</b>, the 2017 World bronze medalist in the 200m individual medley, was banned two years for testing positive for a substance she believed she …

Winter Olympics

Iraqi protesters call for downfall of politicians

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - Thousands of Iraqis angry about poor services protested in southern cities and Baghdad on Friday, calling for the downfall of political parties as they escalated demonstrations backed by the country's most powerful clerics.<p>In the oil hub of Basra, crumbling from years of …

Middle East

Brewery dumps plan to name beer ‘Black Beer Matters’

LAKEVILLE, Ind. — The owners of a northern Indiana brewery have apologized after receiving criticism for their plan to give their beers contentious …

Beer

The National and Mikkeller to Release Reality Based Pils, More Beer News

Coffee beers are hardly a new phenomenon, but as the combination of beans and brew becomes more popular, brewers and coffee makers alike are cashing …

Water

Watchdog urges EPA to bolster oversight after Flint crisis

A federal watchdog is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to strengthen its oversight of state drinking water systems in the wake of the …

EPA

Democratic Party doesn't agree that Kwai Tsui's drinking water is safe despite what Water Supplies Department says

Tests conducted by the government’s Water Supplies Department (WSD) have found that the amount of lead in the tap water at Kwai Tsui Estate is within …

Democratic Party

‘Nothing to worry about. The water is fine’: how Flint poisoned its people – podcast

Written by Anna Clark, read by Kelly Burke and produced by Simon Barnard

Water

Clean Your Face With the 9 Best Makeup Removers for Over 50

We've been using it ever since we started wearing makeup, and it just received a major upgrade: The best makeup removers for over 50 now do more than …

Skin Care

This Is What It's Like To Live With Toxic Tap Water In California

Mette Lampcov for BuzzFeed News<p>In the summer months, Delia says her tap water comes out brown — and at times there's no water at all. "You can't …

Water

Would You Drink This Beer Made From Recycled Sewage Water?

Many of us love beer, but considering how a pint of it takes about 20 gallons to make, it’s not exactly the most environmentally friendly drink out there.<p>Yet, how far would you go in the name of sustainability? Would you drink a beer made from purified wastewater?<p>The folks at Nya Carnegie Brewery, …

Wastewater

What To Do If Something's Stuck In Your Eye, According To An Expert

There are few things as unpleasant as sustaining some insult or injury to our precious eyes. Whether it’s an eye gnat, soap, or even some dust, no …

Water

Iraq cleric Moqtada al-Sadr calls for delay in formation of government as he backs protests sweeping south

The Iraqi cleric whose bloc won the most votes in May's election has called for a halt to talks to form a new government until the demands of protesters sweeping the south of the country are met.<p>Moqtada al-Sadr, a Shia cleric, whose bloc won the May election in a surprise upset for Prime Minister …

Middle East

WPVI News Live Streaming Video

Press conference on Missouri duck boat accident<p>See live coverage from 6abc.com.<p>See live coverage from 6abc.com.<p>More Live Video<p>Watch 6abc Action News …

Police Shootings

What your coffee says about you - Condé Nast House & Garden

Words: Buntu Ngcuka<p>Do you rely on the deep, murky jolt of java to get you through the day, or power through a big work report by inserting caffeine …

Coffee

6 all-natural summer health hacks to keep you cool, comfortable and bite-free

Enjoy the sunshine without the worry of seasonal health niggles by making the most of natural remedies<p>Here are our summer health hacks for insect …

Lifestyle (UK)

Meghan Markle is no longer allowed to eat this food

Unfortunately for her, that also includes her dietary preferences thanks to one particularly popular ingredient being banned by the royal family.<p>Said …

Royal Family

NJ considers taxing tap water

- Never short on ideas for things to tax, lawmakers in New Jersey are considering a tax on tap water.<p>The proposal is being floated by State Sen. Bob …

New Jersey

5 drinks that are secretly ruining your teeth

We know that water is good and soft drinks are bad. But what about other drinks? We’d like to think we make informed choices – but did you know that …

Dentistry

You're Definitely Consuming Microplastics, But Not Just In Seafood and Tap Water

A leading researcher in the field talks why tap water and seafood shouldn't be our only concern when it comes to the issue of microplastics.<p>If you like eating seafood or salt, what you might not know is that you’re ingesting something extra along with that shrimp and seasoning—microscopic bits of …

Pollution

New Jersey Lawmaker Proposes Tap Water Tax

<i>Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter</i><p><i>MIDDLESEX, N.J. (CBS) —</i> New Jersey residents could possibly face a tax on their tap water. State Sen. Bob Smith is …

New Jersey

You'll Fall For This Crazy Underwater Waterfall Effect

Water going between an opening in the reefs drags sea floor sand along with it, creating this optical illusion.<p>Some of the sketches and paintings …

Seafloor

Sign Language Interpreter Goes All In Translating A Lamb Of God Show

This woman has more energy than the band and crowd combined.<p>What did we do to deserve dogs? Nothing probably, but while we've got them here we might …

San Diego

Climate Change Puts the Future at Risk, So I'm Taking Action

Over three days in Washington, D.C., young people are demanding action to combat climate change.<p><i>In this op-ed, Iris Fen Gillingham, who the leads the partnerships team for Zero Hour, explains why she is fighting climate change alongside other young people this weekend, and how you can help.</i><p>As an …

Climate

Who is David Fishwick and what's his net worth? How To Get Rich Quick host and multi-millionaire

DAVE Fishwick is a multi-millionaire and the host of Channel 4's How To Get Rich Quick.<p>Here's everything you need to know about the businessman...<p>Who …

Celebrity (UK)

Equipment reused at dirty Ottawa clinic, report reveals

An Ottawa clinic where thousands of patients may have been exposed to hepatitis and HIV reused single-use equipment and had no dedicated area for …

Ottawa

Hammanskraal water will be clean in 10 days – City of Tshwane

Residents of Temba in Hammanskraal and surrounding areas can expect clean tap water in ten days’ time, Tshwane MMC of utility services Darryl Moss …

Water

Please Tell Me I'm Right on a Thursday!

3 hours ago<p><b>PLEASE TELL ME I'M RIGHT WITH CHARLES HARRINGTON ELSTER!</b> He's on at 3, you know what to do. Find out more or email Charles directly by …

Military Spending

Stay out of Discovery Bay’s toxic waters, officials warn

DISCOVERY BAY — Don’t go into the water.<p>That’s the advice from Contra Costa Health Services environmental health officials after recent tests …

Public Health

Non-toxic 'taste and odour event' affecting water supply in St. John's, N.L.

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The City of St. John’s, N.L., is advising residents to season their tap water with “lemon or other citrus fruits” until a safe, …

Water

Richland Township residents blindsided by risk of PFAS contamination

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, MI -- Months after groundwater tests found a shuttered electro-plating factory was a possible source of PFAS compounds, Amy …

Water