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Nestlé Waters CEO isn’t stopping bottling in California, says new tech will save millions of gallons

Nestlé Waters CEO isn’t stopping bottling in California, says new tech will save millions of gallons

Volunteer firefighter, Christian Avalos loads bottled water into the bed of a truck for resident Donna Johnson to distribute as water wells supplying hundreds of residents remain dry in the fourth year of worsening drought on February 11, 2015 in East Porterville, California.; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images “Absolutely not. In fact, if I could increase […]

Nestlé Waters CEO isn’t stopping bottling in California, says new tech will save millions of gallons

Nestlé Waters CEO isn’t stopping bottling in California, says new tech will save millions of gallons

Volunteer firefighter, Christian Avalos loads bottled water into the bed of a truck for resident Donna Johnson to distribute as water wells supplying hundreds of residents remain dry in the fourth year of worsening drought on February 11, 2015 in East Porterville, California.; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images “Absolutely not. In fact, if I could increase […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

David McCullough’s ‘The Wright Brothers’

Orville Wright (1871 – 1948) lands one of the early Wright gliders badly, overseen by his brother Wilbur (1867 – 1912); Credit: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian David McCullough has gained notoriety for his writing on the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and Panama Canal. He tackles the […]

The Board of Supervisors considers removing ICE from county jails

The Board of Supervisors considers removing ICE from county jails

The Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles, 10 September 2006.; Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images The Board of Supervisors is set to vote on a motion today that would remove federal agents from L.A. County jails. The county partnered with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) nearly a decade ago to expedite the deportation of […]