Latest California Department of Motor Vehicles Stories

2011-06-03 08:37:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The California State Assembly passed AB 610 - Expediting Specialty License Plate Programs. The bill, introduced by Assembly Member Jose Solorio (D-Santa Ana), reduces the number of "specialized" license plates that must be reserved by vehicle owners from 7,500 to 2,500 in order to qualify to be placed into production by the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). "Specialty license plates are a great way for organizations to...

2009-01-20 17:32:51

U.S. actor Shia LaBeouf has had his driver's license suspended for a minimum of a year, the California Department of Motor Vehicles said. Access Hollywood reported Tuesday that DMV records show the 22-year-old Eagle Eye and Transformers star lost his license as of last Saturday because he refused to take a Breathalyzer test following a car crash in July 2008. LaBeouf was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence after the two-vehicle collision. However, the Los Angeles County...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.