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TIGHAR Investigators Identify Fragment Of Amelia Earhart's Missing Plane

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers believe that they have identified a piece of the airplane flown by Amelia Earhart when she vanished over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 during a failed attempt to fly around the world,...

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2014-10-31 12:21:30

Public Service Advertisement Contest Calls on High School and College Students to Create Distracted Driving Videos to Target Their Peers WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Project Yellow Light, Mazda Motorsports, the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) and the Ad Council opened their Project Yellow Light contest to high school and college students nationwide. The goal is to challenge students to...

2014-10-31 12:21:23

Plus helpful new pages on website including Tax Deductions, 2015 Buick Encore NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Last weekend Bill Kay Buick GMC hosted an event that they put on every year called Trunk or Treat. They welcomed customers to bring their children along decked out in their halloween costumes to grab some free candy out of the dealership's vehicles' trunks. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141031/155740 That wasn't the only thing going on...

2014-10-31 12:21:21

2014 model closeout sale puts exceptional deals at forefront of Edmonton dealership EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While the rest of the world remains firmly planted in 2014 until the clock strikes midnight on January 1, the automotive world has been dipping its collective toe in 2015 waters for months. Soon, however, it's going to take a headfirst dive as more and more 2014 models get replaced by their 2015 counterparts. Photo -...

2014-10-31 12:21:18

New Buick sedan sets new standards for brand SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Models like the 2015 Buick Verano in San Antonio, TX, that is coming to Cavender Buick GMC West, are prime examples of how the Buick brand is evolving. The Buick design team behind the 2015 Verano took all of the lessons that have come from building more than a century's worth of premium vehicles with quiet interiors and smooth rides, and combined those characteristics with the latest...

2014-10-31 12:21:16

Unlimited mileage warranties come standard with Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The luxury car search, much like any consumer venture, is a quest for value. Perhaps no group of vehicles better blends affordability and quality like Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned models. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141031/155735 With a wide selection of Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz vehicles readily available at...

2014-10-31 12:21:13

Briggs Subaru of Topeka pits 2015 Outback against long-standing family favorites TOPEKA, Kan., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Deemed Subaru's best-selling vehicle, the 2015 Outback remains a blurred combination of a crossover SUV and family wagon. Tapping into drivers' adventurous sides, the 2015 Subaru Outback in Topeka, KS is designed to be efficient on city and highway roads with the ability to take on rugged terrain and areas of low-traction. The standard symmetrical...

2014-10-31 12:21:12

2015 Sierra features new eight-speed transmission, wifi technology. SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Customers looking for one of the best pickup trucks on the road today come to Cavender Buick GMC North to check out the 2015 GMC Sierra in San Antonio, TX. Many of the same features that made the 2015 Sierra one of the most popular trucks during the previous model-years make a return for the 2015 model-year and are enhanced by some upgrades to keep people...

2014-10-31 12:21:09

Influx of 2015s means clearance pricing on 2014 models BURIEN, Wash., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With 2015 just around the corner, the corresponding vehicle models for the new year are arriving on dealership lots all over the country. While it is exciting for many consumers to see the new models that are available, many people use this time of year to snag a deal on one of the outgoing model year vehicles. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141031/155732 Right...

2014-10-31 12:21:07

New ignition interlock law requires all drunken driving offenders to install IID in order to continue to drive DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intoxalock, a company that provides innovative technology with its alcohol monitoring devices, has expanded its focus to include Mississippi. The State of Mississippi provided approval to the Des Moines, IA based manufacturer, Consumer Safety Technology LLC (CST), in early October which marks the 40(th) state in which...

2014-10-31 12:21:01

DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pipeline Transportation Market by Solution, by Modes - Global Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Pipeline systems play a crucial part in transportation of fuels, chemical and water supply across the world, with connections to other critical infrastructure such as oilfields, power plants and airports. Pipeline systems have been used since...


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DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

Mastretta
2014-06-18 08:19:49

Mastretta is the shortened name for Mastrettadesign Tecnoidea SA de CV, a Mexican car manufacturer founded in 1987 by Daniel Mastretta. Initially, the company produced a limited amount of kit cars, buses and trucks until 2010 when the in-house MXT was developed. In 1990, Mastretta produced microbuses’ for the metropolitan area as well as buses for the urban area. In 1998 they produced their first kit car built on a Volkswagen frame -- the Unidiserio Mastretta MXA. The engine was a VW...

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Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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