Water

See What Happens When You Drink Water On an Empty Stomach

People in Japan usually drink water right after they wake up. Numerous studies have confirmed the advantage of this habit. This morning routine has …

S&WB test water line closures may affect water pressure Sunday, Monday | NOLA.com

The Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans will conduct two water line closure tests this week that may affect water pressure in parts of the city's …

New Orleans

1 missing , 1 dead in boating accident on mouth of Colorado River

- Coast Guard crews are searching for a missing boater after the vessel he was on capsized near the mouth of the Colorado River.<p>Around 10:30 a.m. …

Corpus Christi

Another Johor water treatment plant shuts down over ammonia pollution

JOHOR BARU: SAJ Ranhill Sdn Bhd (SAJ) was forced to shut down another water treatment plant on Saturday due to ammonia pollution, less than a month …

Pollution

Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants

Radioactive waste continues to pour from Exelon’s Illinois nuclear power plants more than a decade after the discovery of chronic leaks led to …

Energy

Santa Clause arrives at The Outlets at Corpus Christi Bay

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - After being the featured celebrity in the Cottonfest Parade at 10 a.m. Santa Clause will meet with all of the good …

Water quality of Sg Johor deteriorating, expert calls for better protection

JOHOR BARU (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Sg Johor, an important fresh water resource to both Malaysia and Singapore, needs to be protected as its …

Environment

Simple water test may help prevent bone disease in India

London, Nov 18 (PTI) A simple colour-changing test to rapidly detect fluoride in drinking water may help prevent skeletal fluorosis, a crippling bone …

Fluoride

Thousands of Neighborhoods Have Lead Poisoning at Least Double Amount in Flint, Michigan, Report Finds

Reuters announced Tuesday that data it obtained from 34 states and the District of Columbia show thousands of areas with lead poisoning at least …

Lead Poisoning

Reddit Photoshop Battle: Donald Trump Drinking Water

Ok, so everyone knows President just got back from a tour of Asia and upon returning gave a 20+ minute review of his accomplishments. Halfway through …

Donald Trump

Unlocking Potential: How Water and Sanitation Can Address Childhood Stunting

Millions of children in the countries where the Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene Poverty Diagnostic research (www.worldbank.org/washpdinitiative) …

Meet the ex-nightclub promoter who now brings clean water to the world

Former nightclub promoter Scott Harrison says he had become “the worst person I knew” before he made a life-changing decision. He joins Megyn Kelly TODAY to talk about his nonprofit “charity: water,” which brings clean, safe drinking water to developing nations.

Megyn Kelly

Don’t blame the Flint River for Flint’s water crisis

Regarding the Nov. 7 Sports article “Guard from Flint takes on feature role for Mason”:<p>Congratulations to Jaire Grayer for stimulating some good news about Flint, Mich. Grayer is one of many outstanding young people whose early talents are nurtured in Flint by family and the larger community and …

Opinion

Judge hears arguments over bottled water permit dispute

A judge is promising a decision in the weeks ahead after hearing arguments in a dispute over a company's bid to pump more water for the Ice Mountain …

Business

South Africa: Cape Town Reveals Plan for 200 Water Distribution Points in the Event of 'Day Zero'

analysis<p><i>Cape Town's dams are sitting at just over 36%. With the last 10% of water unsuitable for drinking, the city could be forced to turn off the</i> …

South Africa

As Mexico Builds Green Airport of the Future, Age-Old Mistakes Loom

CHIMALHUACÁN, Mexico — On the flat salt basin that was once the Aztecs’ great Lake Texcoco, Mexico is building its “door to the world,” an enormous airport the government vows will exist in harmony with the environment.<p>Officials described a terminal design so green that it would be a “global …

World News

Beach rated the worst in wales for water quality for the second year in a row

A beach has been rated the worst in Wales for water quality for the second year in succession.<p>In November 2016, Cemaes beach in northern Anglesey was …

News (Wales)

Faeces to blame for 16 Auckland beaches too filthy for swimming

West Auckland's Ruth Kerr was once a regular swimmer at Titirangi Beach.

New Zealand News

Cape Town water crisis: 'Day zero' draws near

People will have to make do with 25litres of water per day for washing, cooking and personal hygiene if dam levels drop below 13.5% in Cape Town.

South Africa

Most Americans drink fluoridated water. Is that a good thing?

November 17, 2017 — If you’re like many Americans, you drink fluoridated water without questioning its safety or efficacy. For decades municipalities …

Research

Teacher claims school didn't warn her about lead in water

Genicoff alleges the Education Department discovered dangerous lead levels in March 2016 — but didn't tell students and staff until Feb. 3.

Education

Water main break floods Mission Valley complex entry

A broken water line flooded a driveway into a Mission Valley apartment complex early Friday, disrupting service to tenants in four buildings, …

Bob Menendez

Upstate New York's Winemakers and Farmers are Fighting to Keep Their Water Clean

“Seneca Lake is my drinking water and my winery water. This is precious”<p>In January of 2015, a group of winemakers and organic farmers set a long …

Fish

Cape Town redirects R2bn to fund water projects - Cape Business News

“We have looked at ways to fund a first phase of water supply projects by relooking at our spend across the city to see which non-water related …

Business (South Africa)

Nova Scotia dismisses 3 appeals against controversial quarry near Fall River

The province has dismissed three appeals against a controversial quarry operation in the Fall River area outside Halifax.<p>According to Nova Scotia’s …

Canadian News

Trump drinking water turned into a Photoshop battle real quick

How else are we meant to react to political discourse if not with jovial image editing?<p>Upon his return from Asia, President Donald Trump gave a …

Donald Trump

The bottled water Trump drank during his press conference came from Fiji. And here's why that matters.

President Donald Trump's press conference on Wednesday recapping his two-week trip to Asia has been getting a lot of attention — and not only for the reasons the Trump administration intended.<p>During the press conference, Trump picked up and took a sip out of a water bottle with a label familiar to …

Donald Trump

Southern Water drought warning as dry winter looms

<b>Warnings the South East could face a drought have come from a supplier as a second dry winter looms.</b><p>Ian McAulay, Southern Water chief executive, said water restrictions next summer were "certainly part of our scenario".<p>Figures from the company showed Bewl Water reservoir in Kent was at 34% and …

Drought

There's No Way Stephen Colbert Was Going to Let Trump's Water Break Slide

On Wednesday night’s episode of <i>The Late Show</i>, Stephen Colbert wanted to welcome President Donald Trump back from Asia with a drink, but couldn’t …

Entertainment

Trump's environmental rollbacks hit California hard, despite Sacramento's resistance

When 50,000 acre-feet of water went gushing out of the Sacramento River last month, it fast became a test of California’s ability to protect its environmental policies from an increasingly hostile Trump administration.<p>The episode proved humbling.<p>Heeding the calls of big agriculture interests and …

Politics