Americans spend about $9 billion per year on bottled water. Many buy bottled water because they want to avoid the chemical treatments used to purify tap water. A new study by Dutch researcher Rocus Klont found evidence of bacterial contamination in 40 percent of 68 different brands of bottled water he tested. "These findings indicate that the general perception that bottled water is safe and clean is not true," Klont said to Reuters Health.
"It feels like we've gone from tragedy to farce."
The new framework aims to keep everyone learning at the same level for as long as possible.
A Messina, New York, police officer is under investigation after video showed him intentionally slamming a door into a car several times.
“Our only job today, is to give the law’s terms their ordinary meanings and, in that small way, ensure that the federal government does not exceed its statutory license.”