vehicle

  1. Friday13

    SoS Kris Kobach joins parade with vehicle mounted machine gun

    ...THIS is 'tone deaf'... Terrified of small children, SoS Kris Kobach joins parade with vehicle mounted machine gun
  2. Darkman

    Secret Service responds to suspicious vehicle near White House

    Secret Service responds to suspicious vehicle near White House Secret Service responds to suspicious vehicle near White House
  3. M

    Vehicle attack in Australia

    A SUV plowed into a crowd of people in Melbourne Australia, injuring 19. The SUV was at "full speed" when it hit the crowd of Christmas shoppers and commuters. The police say it was a "deliberate act". The driver was an Australian citizen of Afghan descent. The driver and one other...
  4. the watchman

    NYPD Cop ‘Assassinated’ in The Bronx While Sitting in Marked Police Vehicle

    A New York City police officer was shot to death early Wednesday, ambushed in a marked police truck and "assassinated in an unprovoked attack" by a man with a revolver who was later killed by officers, police said. Officer Miosotis Familia, a 12-year member of the department, was wrapping up...
  5. the watchman

    Arkansas' Ten Commandments monument destroyed by vehicle.

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Capitol police arrested a man after Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument was smashed to pieces when someone rammed a vehicle into it early Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the 6-foot granite statue was placed on state Capitol grounds. Secretary of State's Office...
  6. fenrir

    Driver dies after ramming car into police vehicle on Champs-Elysees

    Driver dies after ramming car into police vehicle on Champs-Elysees in probable terrorist attack I've been waiting for this one to pop up but I haven't seen any threads on this yet. Have we all just become a little inured to this from Europe and the U.S.? I can only hope not.
  7. Zephyr

    Terror attack using a vehicle thwarted in Brussels?

    I wonder if there is a coordinated chain of these types of terror events coming or if this is just an overreaction by Belgium authorities? Belgian police arrest man who tried to drive into crowd in Antwerp Prosecutors say French national arrested following chase in city centre after car...
  8. D

    Sign Your Name to End the Vehicle Inspection Tax! - Support SB 1588

    Texas seems to many times be doing something that is not kosher and that infringes upon many. However, Texas Republican Senator Don Huffines has championed a bill, SB 1588, that should be fully supported by all who live in that state. It would bring in line what the other 34 states are now doing...
  9. Devil505

    Police Vehicle Stops

    Federal Agents are trained to perform felony vehicle stops by never approaching the suspect's car on foot. Approaching any car is one of the most dangerous thing any cop can do....so why not change the training for such stops to increase the safety of both the officers and the public? Some...
  10. meridian5455

    Female officer in Penn. assaulted after stopping to help disabled vehicle

    Sergeant Melissa Ruch of the West Penn Township Police Department is recovering from her injuries this morning after she was reportedly attacked by a motorist after she stopped to assist a disabled vehicle. Apparently, this thug first slashed Sergeant Ruch’s shirt and then threw her over a...
  11. R

    Army awards tactical vehicle contract to Wisconsin firm.

    a win for wisconsin. -------------------- OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Corp. won a major contract Tuesday to build a new combat vehicle to replace a large share of the U.S. military's Humvee troop carriers. The Department of Defense awarded the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle...
  12. The Man

    Perfect vehicle for World War Z :D

    A truck I would want in case of a zombie apocalypse: Russian military's newest personnel carrier KamAz-63968 "Typhoon" It's an armored beast The troops travel in a bulletproof, bombproof "capsule" The armor can withstand direct hits with 30 mm rounds. This guy is holding a 30 mm Gatling...
  13. meridian5455

    First of 70 eVgosm Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Dallas Ready to Charge

    First of 70 eVgosm Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Dallas Ready to Charge | Business Wire Does anyone here have an electric car and do you charge it at home or at a public charging station?
  14. Dittohead not!

    Drug deaths exceed vehicle fatalities

    Drug deaths now outnumber traffic fatalities in U.S., data show What do you conclude from this astounding finding?
  15. Divine Wind

    Budget amendment wrong vehicle for right principle

    This editorial brought up points about a balanced budget amendment which I hadn't considered before. Presently not sure whether to agreed completely with the concept or not. We definitely need to balance our budget, but counting on Congress to voluntarily do it for us doesn't seem to be...
  16. wingrider

    Senator Kent Conrad Mulls Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax

    One hardly knows where to begin. First, as Senator Kent Conrad admits, the VMT tax is going to be assessed on top of the gasoline tax. Part of the real reason the VMT tax is being considered is that as the price of gasoline rises, people are doing what the government says they should do and are...
  17. Chief

    Sleeping in a Vehicle is against the law?

    In this story: http://www.ocregister.com/news/nunez-241895-police-records.html The last paragraph caught my attention. Transient in court on suspicion of pepper spraying college security BY ANNIE BURRIS THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER HUNTINGTON BEACH – A transient accused of using pepper...
  18. G

    Overdose deaths surpass vehicle deaths in 16 states

    In sixteen states more people die from drug overdoses than car accidents. Read the story here: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db22.htm I've never understood how people will spend money on drugs when they have children and bills to pay. I see it at work all of the time. My...
  19. michaelr

    Uncle Sam Eyes Vehicle Tracking Tax

    Uncle Sam Eyes Vehicle Tracking Tax Well aint this sweet, they get to track you and you pay for it with a new TAX!!!
  20. J

    vehicle miles tax???

    Imagine being taxed on the number of miles you drive instead of the amount of gasoline you buy. Oregon has tried it. North Carolina is thinking about it, and Ohio is exploring an idea to replace or supplement the state's existing fuel tax with a vehicle miles tax. The Vehicle Miles of...