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Desperate for electricity, Puerto Rico children's hospital goes solar
3060
Affidavit: Colorado Springs pastor impregnated 14-year-old girl, she had his child
34535
Egypt mosque attack leaves at least 85 dead, 80 wounded
1684
Forty human traffickers arrested, 500 people rescued in West Africa
1405
Jeff Bezos’s Net Worth Just Broke $100 Billion
3803
Fires deliberately set inside Texas Walmart
911
AT&T and Comcast lawsuit has nullified a city's broadband competition law
1355
Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike
449
Drilling Reawakens Sleeping Faults in Texas, Leads to Earthquakes
346
Ga. Official Charged DUI After Crashing Corvette with 14 Bottles of Moonshine
1713
Woman arrested for leaving 3-year-old locked in car while shopping
271
British optician kidnapped in Nigeria was killed after trying to cheer fellow hostages by playing 'Amazing Grace'
524
Florida Man tries to break into car filled with cops
1420
Firms ditch YouTube ads over predatory comments on videos of children
181
Mysterious Booms Are Being Recorded Across the Country
905
Church of Sweden to stop referring to God as 'he' or 'Lord'
674
Cops: Naked man drives into tree while having sex; baby in backseat
188
EPA Awards Nearly $4.4 Million to Restore Lake Champlain and Protect Against Harmful Algal Blooms | US EPA
38867
Ohio judge orders drug dealer to pay for funeral of teen who overdosed
1086
Five Ukraine troops die in heavy fighting
462
Dallas officer arrested for stealing $830 in groceries
344
Police alert at Oxford Circus Tube
56
Youth pastor arrested for allegedly murdering his family on Thanksgiving
326
Hundreds of homeless pets celebrate a ‘furry friends-giving’
183
Macy's reportedly experiencing credit card problems
109
Flat-earth rocket enthusiast reschedules launch
179
Pakistan releases militant with $10M bounty, outraging U.S., India
43
Man Shot and Killed His Wife, Daughter and Her Boyfriend Thanksgiving Night, Police Say
193
Saudi Crown Prince calls Iran leader 'new Hitler': NYT
849
Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Steenkamp more than doubled
26
Man treated for cyanide poisoning from apricot kernels says, 'Selling them like nuts is nuts'
117
Attorney general orders review of gun background check records
17
Black Friday scam leaves woman with box of potatoes.
59
Tiger shot in Paris after roaming streets
16
DFW man shoots and kills Texas DPS officer during a routine traffic stop, flees and is captured hours later in Waller County
710
North Korea sacks soldiers, South Korea awards medals after defector's border dash
72
Kentucky city considering deer contraceptive program to control population
106
2017 Black Friday fights: 1 shot in Missouri, brawl shuts down Alabama mall, more
69
Father and son confess to killing Mississippi man, dumping body in New Orleans: authorities
53672
'We're not lazy, we're old': 71-year-old worker at Costco wins right to sit on the job - Montreal
38 COAST_TO_RED_LIGHTS I feel like I'm the only one disappointed when cities or states do this, but that's because I always resuse my plastic bags for cleaning kitty litter and small garbage pail lining. If plastic bags were banned, then I'd still have to buy them, but then only use them once, which I feel is worse.
36 Zelonius333 Everywhere in the world needs to do this
4 Aowsoes I always thought my grandma was crazy for hoarding all her plastic bags. Turns out she was ahead of her time, pity she didn't live to see it pay off.
5 djangoman2k Single use? Mine carry my groceries to my homes, then my cat shit to the trash
11 LekeH5N1 In Finland they put the prices of the bags to 20c. Since I go to the shop every couple of days, I got into the habit of taking a bag with me because the cost adds up. It works for me, but I still see many people still buying them a lot.
4 boxofstuff What about dog poop bags?
3 Fattitude Meanwhile bin liners are made of.....
3 meow-bark I bought a 1000 plastic bags on Amazon. Why? You never know how many bags you need at the groceries. I reuse the bags as doggy poopoo bags and and as trash bags for car/house. If I see someone forget their bags I give them some of mine at no charge.
11 SPQTiberia Ah yes, because I want meat juices in my reusable shopping bag. Yay! Further, plenty of people get multiple uses out of these "free" bags. I take my lunch to work in them. I put meat in the refrigerator I'm them so if it leaks, it leaks in a bag! I use it for kitty litter. I use them to put trash in when cooking. I have a small storage chute that I fill up with bags. Maybe people just need to be less stupid. Or is this a bid by the plastic bag manufacturers themselves? Seriously. The free bag you get at the store are extremely thin single layer plastic. The bags you can buy in a box at the store are luxurious by comparison thicker, often multiple layers and many many times the price. If people like me still need bags I guess they're going to have to pay full retail in Australia.
2 MolecularAnthony Single use plastic bags are synthesized from methane which is otherwise discarded into the atmosphere from oil refineries. Plastic bags reduce global warming.
2 Krytan What do Australians throw away their garbage in? I'm just trying to imagine a 're-useable' garbage bag. I either don't pick up plastic bags, or I save them to use for garbage at home. So that's two uses!
1 Browntownss What will they put their weed in?