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2014-12-17 16:20:28

Protecting the safety of Canadians at federally-regulated grade crossings OTTAWA, Dec.

2014-12-17 12:21:18

Bill Kay Buick GMC offers detailed comparison pages CHICAGO, Dec.

2014-12-17 08:20:24

Unauthorized Tows Lead to Exorbitant Charges LOS ANGELES, Dec.

2014-12-16 00:20:06

Busy year-end holidays will be marked by more travelers than ever on record ORLANDO, Fla., Dec.

2014-12-15 12:20:33

New Ford and Chevy models available at Pete Harkness ideal for commercial settings STERLING, Ill., Dec.

2014-12-15 08:34:46

Uber integration delivers first door-to-door long-distance ridesharing platform at affordable rates MUNICH, Germany and PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The No.

2014-12-15 08:21:29

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc.

2014-12-15 08:20:50

New models available now at Amherst-area Toyota dealership AMHERST, Nova Scotia, Dec.

2014-12-14 00:20:11

ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations thanked Congress - particularly Sen.

2014-12-12 23:03:10

New #SaveKidsLives campaign launched to build awareness, highlight the plight of children, and generate worldwide action. Washington, D.C.


Latest Road transport Reference Libraries

Pellandine Steam Cat, National Motor Museum at Birdwood, South Australia
2014-02-01 07:49:27

Pellandini Cars Ltd was a South Australian kit car manufacturer founded in 1970 by Peter Pellandine. It was located at Cherry Gardens, South Australia. Other projects included the development of a steam powered car. He closed the company in 1978. In 1979, Pellandine moved to Thetford, Norfolk, England where he started Pelland Engineering, which also manufactured kit cars. Pellandine’s design was sold to Ryder Cars in 1980. The company was then sold to Graham Autos, but very few cars...

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2010-11-15 19:40:35

Traffic cones, which also have many other names, are cone shaped markers used primarily to redirect traffic in a safe manner. They are used to create separation or merge lanes during construction although more permanent markers are used if the diversion is to stay in place for a long period of time. Charles P. Rudebaker invented the traffic cone in 1914. His version was made of concrete although now the cones are usually made of a brightly-colored thermoplastic or rubber. The cones are...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.