The Morning Drive: Non-Recyclable Paper Straws, Little League World Series

August 8, 2019
McDonalds is struggling to recycle its paper straws.

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Wake up and start your mornings with The Morning Drive! Jason and Corinna have your top news headlines right here:

These Paper Straws Aren't Quite Recyclable

Paper straws don't really make it through an entire McDonald's Sweet Tea without getting soggy. It turns out they don't really get recycled either. Though the materials of the paper straws are all recyclable, McDonald's says the straw thickness makes the recycling process difficult.

Woman Hides Meth In Body Part, Claims It's Not Hers

Ashley Beth Rolland, 23, was arrested after allegedly stealing $5,000 from the home of a man she had been staying with. After a search, police found $6,233 and nearly an ounce of meth in a clear bag in her vagina. She was charged with narcotics posession and theft.

Loudoun South Little League Team Is Headed To The World Series

After winning the Southeast Regional, the team will head to Williamsport, Pennsylvania to take on New England regional winners.

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