The Los Angeles Police Department and the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) are warning motorists of a growing problem with unauthorized tow truck operators in the LA area.
These “bandit” tow truck operators monitor police radios and respond to accidents seeking to hook up vehicles and tow them to body shops or storage facilities where they are held hostage until the motorists and their insurance companies pay inflated towing, storage and possibly repair charges to get the vehicle back.
To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/70506514-nicb-lapd-bandit-tow-truck-scams/
There is something about a pickup truck that makes the driver feel a
little more macho than piloting your average saloon or sport compact.
It’s the ability to haul, tow and go anywhere you damn well please. The
Isuzu D-max is no exception with its rugged good looks and pulling
power, it will give you the delusion of being bulletproof.....See More
Fish Hawk is our most popular, best selling, and most imitated fishing boat. The Fish Hawk was born to fish with a rugged combination of Crestliner's legendary welded construction, open and versatile deck designs, smart storage solutions and unmatched stability and performance. After introducing the easy to tow, launch, and own 1650 model last year, the Fish Hawk family returns for 2012
The Craftsman brand, Craftsman Club, part of the SHOP YOUR WAY Network, Sears Heroes at Home and nonprofit Rebuilding Together are hitting the road this summer to inspire Americans to open their tool box and start working with their hands, all while making a difference in communities across the country.
With a 36-ft trailer and truck filled with all the necessary tools in tow, the brand will visit dozens of local communities, restoring homes of military veterans, participate in local restoration projects, disaster relief and consumer events throughout the summer.
To view Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/players/English/60868-craftsman-make-a-difference
A unique carbon fabric from Sweden, TeXtreme®, could substantially reduce weight of existing aircraft and thereby enable significant savings in fuel costs for the airlines while contributing to a greener world.
A conservative replacement of current traditional materials with TeXtreme® carbon fiber fabrics, for example—in composite panels in aircraft, could lower the weight of aircraft to the extent that potential fuel cost savings could be in excess of €43,000,000 per annum for 20 major airlines.
To view Multimedia News Release, go to http://www.multivu.com/mnr/60636-teXtreme-carbon-fabric-airline-savings
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An extreme sports athlete thinks that he can jump onto the roof of a house after being towed in by a speeding van. Watch as this bike jump ends in fail and biker crashes to the ground, only because he was only just two feet short of making the top of the buildings roof. If your still bored, check out/add my prtofile if you like 'fails' or are into hat sort of thing.
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Get a good laugh from a futile attempt to tow an oversized campper uphill using a very underpowered and very ailing car. When you see the smoke coming from the tires, you will notice just how jacked up the car actually was for this camping trip. If your still bored, check out/add my profile/videos if you like 'fails' or are into that sort of thing.