With the temperature reaching sub-arctic levels, the problem of frozen pipes has arisen in many regions of the United States. Here we show you how to cope with them in a handy and efficient manner.
Jan 8 2014, 5:52am CST
Source: Politics - The Huffington Post
A group of immigrant rights activists called on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, in an open letter published this week, to use his executive authority to keep the city’s police from detaining undocumented immigrants on behalf of the federal government.
Dozens of police departments across the country have stopped complying with such requests, known as detainers, but New York City -- where more than one in three residents is an immigrant -- has yet to join them.
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post
2 days ago, 3:33pm CDT
Source: Charleston City Paper
We're officially in the dog days of summer — although, it doesn't seem like an accurate description since even our dogs are over the heat. We're constantly looking for ways to catch a cool break — be it iced coffee, ice cream, or even just plain ol' ice cubes. But if we don't have any frozen H2O around, we look for ways to take our mind of the blazing heat of Julio. This weekend, we think we found some good ...
Full article at: Charleston City Paper
Jul 11 2014, 3:00am CDT
Source: Big Government
The decision to enlarge the Southern California detention center for illegal immigrants in Adelanto is being excoriated by pro-immigrant advocacy groups. Instead, they are demanding that resources be used for children seeking asylum in the United States. The Los Angeles Times reported that the center is currently being expanded to hold up to 1,950 illegal immigrants, up from its present capacity of 1,300. Additionally, a w ...
Full article at: Big Government
Jul 9 2014, 12:47pm CDT
Source: Sun Journal
NORWAY — The Norway Historical Society will present "Ice Harvesting on Norway Lake; the Frozen Water Trade" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 15. It will be held at the society's headquarters at 471 Main St. Ice harvesting began in Norway in the late 1 ...
Full article at: Sun Journal
Jul 8 2014, 11:00pm CDT
Source: The How-To Geek
We are used to ice cubes cracking apart in our drinks, but why does it happen? Today’s video explains why and shows the process in slow motion, but then takes things a step further by adding ice to a super cold liquid!Click Here to Continue Reading ...
Full article at: The How-To Geek
Jul 2 2014, 12:20pm CDT
Apollo Hospitals Enterprise at its meeting held on July 02, 2014, approved the re-designation of Ms. Preetha Reddy (currently Managing Director) as Executive Vice-Chairperson with immediate effect for the remainin ...
Full article at: Moneycontrol.com
Jul 2 2014, 4:59am CDT
The sound of summer is ice cracking as you pour yourself a cold drink. Hearing that snap and pop cools everybody down. But why does ice crack? Periodic Videos explains the reason why ice straight from freezer suffers that sudden crack versus how ice left on a tray will just melt instead of crack. Rea ...
Full article at: Gizmodo
Jul 1 2014, 11:45pm CDT
Source: CBS Los Angeles
MURRIETA (CBS/AP) — Murrieta Mayor Alan Long is urging residents to fight a plan to fly migrant families from Texas for processing at a border patrol facility in the city.
Long said Monday that a hotline to field community questions is being prepared, and police will be ready for any security issues, though he acknowledges the migrants won’t be released locally and don’t have criminal records.
Long says border officials told him a flight carrying 140 people is e ...
Full article at: CBS Los Angeles
Jun 30 2014, 6:39pm CDT
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