Tag Archive "water"

Water main break, geyser flood UCLA campus, strand motorists

(Reuters) – A major water main ruptured underneath a street near the University of California, Los Angeles on Tuesday, unleashing a 20-foot-tall geyser and millions ...

Don’t Let Kids Drink Pool Water

SATURDAY July 26, 2014, 2014 — Pools can provide much-needed relief from the summer heat, but kids can make themselves sick if they swallow too ...

California couple conserving water amid drought could face fine for brown lawn

A buoy meant for boaters rests on the dry bed of Lake Mendocino, in California February 25, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Noah Berger (Reuters) – A Southern ...

Colorado County Proposes Policies to Provide Water for Growing Marijuana

The Board of Water Works of Pueblo County, Colorado is meeting later today to discuss two resolutions that would supply treated water to the county ...

Texas city in hot water for knocking down homes, again

(Reuters) – Fort Worth has been hit with its third lawsuit in a year from residents who claim the Texas city knocked down their homes ...

Feds May Cut Off Water For Legal Marijuana Crops

Some cannabis growers may soon find themselves with a lot less irrigation water if the U.S. government decides to block the use of federal water ...

Portland, Oregon flushes water reservoir after man urinates in it

(Reuters) – Portland, Oregon is flushing 38 million gallons (143 million liters) of drinking water down the drain because a 19-year-old man urinated in an ...

Water buffaloes escape Sydney film set, race down busy street

Drivers in cars and a truck watch two water buffaloes running down a main street in Sydney March 25, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Abril Felman (Reuters) – ...

Meat pumped with pond water in south China: state TV

(Reuters) – China has held seven people in southern Guangdong province for injecting dirty pond water into lamb meat to swell its weight and raise ...

Dunecraft Recalls Water Balz, Skulls, Orbs and Flower Toys Due to Serious Ingestion Hazard

The marble-sized toy can expand inside the body and block the intestine. If these toys are swallowed, it can be life-threatening. One infant injury reported. ...

Waterlogic Recalls Water Cooling, Heating Systems Due to Fire Hazard

The hot water tank in AquaMark, Coolersmart, Culligan, Innowave, Waterlogic and Xstream Water-brand water dispensers can overheat and smoke or catch fire. Recalls RSS

Be Amazing! Toys Recalls Monster Science and Super Star Science Colossal Water Balls Due to Serious Ingestion Hazard

The marble-sized, water-absorbing toy can expand inside the body and block the intestine. If these toys are swallowed, it can be life-threatening. Recalls RSS

Drowning Prevention Measures to Keep Kids Safe in Water

SATURDAY June 8, 2013 — Every day in the United States, three children drown. Although many people expect a drowning child to splash and yell ...

H&M Reannounces Recall of Children’s Water Bottles Due to Choking Hazard

The water bottle’s spout can break off.   Recalls RSS

Hot Tap Water May Pose Scalding Hazard

SUNDAY March 31, 2013 — Temperatures in home hot water heaters can be too high and pose a potential scald hazard for young children and ...

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