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Garbage Truck

WATCH: Garbage Truck Driver Miraculously Survives Plunge From Highway Ramp

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 03.08.2016 | Crime

Dramatic dashcam footage showed the terrifying moment a garbage truck flew off a highway ramp and plunged 75 feet to the ground. On Feb. 15, driver Ka...

Beware Of Exploding Garbage Trucks

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.28.2016 | Weird News

A garbage truck in New Jersey was caught on video smoking, bursting into flames and eventually exploding "like a missile" on Tuesday. No one was inju...

Holy Garbage Day Batman!

Sandy Thomas | Posted 12.10.2016 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

It's the day when the man from the disposal company drives his big truck down my street and stops and empties all of my sins into the back of his truck.

This Army Veteran Wakes Up At 5 A.M. To Help Feed 5,000 People In Need Each Month

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.02.2014 | Impact

About seven years ago, Arnold Harvey noticed rats crawling over homeless people sleeping on the streets during his night shift as a truck driver for W...

Lynne Peeples

NYC's 'Dumping Ground': Brooklyn Community Says Overburdened With Garbage, Diesel Fumes | Lynne Peeples | Posted 06.28.2012 | Green

A swarm of parents and kids filled the sidewalk outside North Brooklyn's PS 132 on a steamy June afternoon. Just feet away, a steady stream of large t...

Building a Better Garbage Truck

Neil Wagner | Posted 03.06.2012 | Green
Neil Wagner


Just A Mom Talking Trash

Teresa Strasser | Posted 12.26.2011 | Parents
Teresa Strasser

In the vast world of things that were not on my radar before becoming a parent, I'm going to put garbage trucks on top. Not only did I give no thought to garbage trucks; I gave even less to garbage truck toys.

No Garbage Dumps in Residential Neighborhoods

Loraine Boyle | Posted 08.28.2011 | New York
Loraine Boyle

No one, rich, middle class, or poor, wants to see a garbage-dumping site in any residential neighborhood. Such a facility belongs in an industrial area.

Driver Was Drunk When He Smashed His Garbage Truck Into A Car | By Joe Kemp | Posted 06.20.2011 | New York

A Sanitation worker was arrested for drunken driving after he smashed his garbage truck into an oncoming car on a Brooklyn street, authorities said. ...

Garbage Truck Sparks NORAD Security Alert

Colorado Springs Gazette | TOM ROEDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A garbage truck headed to pick up trash at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station set off an electronic explosive detector Thursday afternoon, sparking a...

Mother's Day and the Universal Law of the Garbage Truck

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

What does garbage have to do with Mother's Day? Plenty. Ever heard the adage ... forgive or relive? It's true. Forgive your mother. Otherwise you're stuck in recycling your garbage about her.