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Hornby launches new range of trains suitable for modern homes • The Toy Book

TT:120 | Source: Hornby To attract modern enthusiasts, companies must meet them at their scale. Hornby, a British manufacturer of toys and hobby products, has introduced a new scale model train for the first time in over 50 years. In 1:120 scale and known as tabletop railways (TT), Hornby TT:120 is smaller than more traditional […]

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US to spend $703 million to improve ports

The US Department of Transportation is providing $703 million for 41 port infrastructure projects in 23 states, according to documents seen by Reuters. The funds will boost coastal, Great Lakes and inland river ports. The awards aim to improve supply chain reliability, electrify equipment, improve or create new rail and road connections, boost offshore wind […]

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Truck driver prevents alleged carjacking

A lorry driver had prevented an alleged carjacking attempt in Melbourne’s CBD on Monday morning. According to police, the alleged carjacking attempt took place around 7:40 a.m. Monday morning at the intersection of King and Collins streets. A gray Mazda reportedly drove in the back of a blue Audi which was parked at King Street […]

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The Lebanese president leaves without a replacement, the crisis worsens

Comment this story Comment BEIRUT — President Michel Aoun left Lebanon’s presidential palace on Sunday, marking the end of his six-year term without a replacement, leaving the small nation in a political vacuum that risks deepening its historic economic collapse. As Aoun’s term ends, the country is led by a caretaker government after Prime Minister-designate […]

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Foster Mission Critical Marks Its 30th Large-Scale Disaster Response Deployment

Brookneal, VA, October 29, 2022 — (PR.com) — Just over a month after activating in preparation for the landfall of Hurricane Ian, Foster Fuels Critical Division has successfully demobilized , with the majority of the team members having returned from Florida and Georgia. at headquarters in Brookneal, Virginia. This deployment marks the company’s 30th large-scale […]

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PIL introduces intermodal services to boost connectivity

In line with its desire to improve connectivity for its customers, Pacific International Lines (PIL) is pleased to introduce PIL Intermodal Services, which offers rail, truck and barge services to complement its container shipping services. PIL intermodal services are available on PIL’s existing network in Intra-Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Oceania. The […]

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Fleet Services Purchase Agreement Approved

Oxnard – Public works and transport The committee approved a purchase order with Fleet Services Incorporated on Tuesday, October 25 for heavy equipment parts and supplies. The purchase order will not exceed $750,000 and will be for a period of three years renewable in one-year increments until November 30, 2025, upon agreement by both parties. […]

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Family remembers Sherman woman killed by meth truck driver

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) — Just four days into the trial, Darwood Kellett of Irving was found guilty in the death of 23-year-old Leslie Mercado. “My heart really sinks every time I walk past Angels of Care, I relive that scene daily and it will continue to haunt me for the rest of my life,” said […]

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Myanmar Foreign Exchange Regulations – A Chronological Overview | Denton

Since the declaration of the state of emergency on February 1, 2021, disruptions in banking services, fluctuations in exchange rates and limits on cash withdrawals are among the pressing issues to be addressed on the ground. There have been several official updates on foreign exchange regulations issued by the Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM). A […]

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Zambian trucker reportedly ran over police officer

Namibian police in Ndiyona settlement in Kavango East region are investigating the death of an off-duty officer who was run over by a truck in the early hours of last week on Friday. Constable Laurentius Haingura (39) worked at Ndiyona Police Station as a shift supervisor. The truck driver, Maybin Chonka (39) from Chililabombwe in […]

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Kuehne+Nagel: Strong profit growth continues in 2022

Kuehne+Nagel well positioned in a complex market environment Net turnover in 9M: CHF 30.6 billion; EBIT CHF 3.1 billion; conversion rate 36.2% Best results over nine months Kuehne+Nagel Groupmillion francs 9M 2022 9M 2021 Δ Q3 2022 Q3 2021 Δ Net sales 30,603 21,841 40% 9,972 8,568 16% Gross profit 8,610 6,871 25% 2,712 2,544 […]

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Large-scale emergency training for first responders (slideshow)

Hackensack Meridian Health recently implemented its new brand campaign motto, “We are ready”, with a large-scale emergency response exercise. The training was designed to prepare teams at Hackensack Meridian Old Bridge Medical Center and the New Jersey EMS Task Force in the event of a catastrophic hurricane. The drill utilized the statewide capabilities that Hackensack […]

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2022-10-25 | NDAQ:JBHT | Press release

JB Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), one of North America’s largest supply chain solutions providers, today announced that for only the second time in more than 60 years of story, a corporate driver has traveled five million miles of safe driving without an avoidable accident. This press release is multimedia. See the full version […]

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Lumumba dismisses governor’s ‘tantrum’ for pardoning turkey as ‘obviously false’

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – Days after Governor Tate Reeves stepped up the rhetoric in his ongoing feud with Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba, the mayor reversed the tables, saying it’s the governor who does the politics . Last week, the governor blamed the mayor and his administration for the city’s ability to manage its water […]

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Mondo Reveals 1/6 Scale He-Man Battle Cat Furai Megazord Model

Welcome to Toy Aisle, io9’s regular roundup of the coolest products on the internet lately. This week, Worldit is masters of the universe toys get a major upgrade, Transformers arrives at the station, and it’s already time for festive nightmares. Check it out! World masters of the universe 1/6 Scale Battle Cat Figure Did you […]

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Emergency services: October 21, 2022 – The Globe

Ambulance 2:56 p.m. Tuesday: 25,000 blocks from Sundberg Avenue, Worthington, suicide threat. 3:37 p.m. Tuesday: 700 block from Thompson Ave, Worthington, adult male with stroke-like symptoms. Sanford Ambulance transported one. 9:33 p.m. Tuesday: 1,500 blocks from Grand Avenue, Worthington, five, unspecified. 7:42 a.m. Wednesday: 1600 block of Clary Street, Worthington, unspecified. 10:28 a.m. Wednesday: ambulance […]

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Bipartisan group of lawmakers oppose Pritzker’s endless COVID rules

Members of the bipartisan Joint Administrative Rules Committee of the Illinois General Assembly question the extended state of emergency over COVID-19. Governor JB Pritzker has declared a state of emergency 35 times. Illinois lawmakers on both sides of the aisle oppose making emergency rules after Governor JB by Pritzker 35th Disaster Proclamation for COVID-19. […]

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Truck driver killed in I-75 crash involving multiple vehicles

FINDLAY – A Toledo truck driver was killed in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 Friday morning. The crash shut down the highway for nine hours. The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Findlay Post is investigating the crash that occurred on northbound I-75 north of Ohio 235 in Eagle Township at 2:44 a.m. Preliminary investigation showed […]

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German corn harvest 2022 down 20.2% YoY

Germany’s maize (grain maize) harvest in 2022 will drop 20.2 percent on the year to around 3.54 million tonnes, the German association of agricultural cooperatives said in a harvest report on Wednesday. German corn has suffered from the prolonged drought and heat wave in the country this summer, he said. Other European corn crops, notably […]

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Sysco truckers’ strike ends as union votes to ratify new contract – Boston 25 News

PLYMPTON, Mass. – After months of all-out economic “war” between America’s largest foodservice distributor and America’s most powerful union, Sysco has agreed to drop attacks and lawsuits against the country’s residents. Sysco Boston truckers voted 215 to 2, successfully ending the strike with a resounding victory for more than 300 members of Teamsters Local 653 […]

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Moove secures £15m fund, ready to scale up to 10,000 vehicles by 2025

Nexta, an Egypt-based fintech and next-gen banking platform that focuses on making money management easier for users, secured a $3 million investment. The investment round was led by e-finance, Egypt’s leading provider of digital payment solutions and the backbone of the Egyptian government’s digital transformation strategy. This new investment comes after the startup raised a […]

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SW MN counties named drought-hit areas | News, Sports, Jobs

MARSHALL — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has designated nine counties in Minnesota as natural disaster areas due to drought. On Monday, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture said farms in affected counties may be eligible for Farm Service Agency assistance and state disaster recovery loans. In an Oct. 11 letter to Gov. Tim […]

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Metal Spinning Services From China

The metal spinning forming process is an old forming method with a short production cycle and high technical requirements. This press release was originally issued by SBWire Dongguan, China — (SBWIRE) – 2022-10-18 – The metal cylinder blank, flat blank or preform is pressed on the rotating core die with the tail top, and the […]

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Transport truck driver had alcohol in system, Essex County OPP says

Content of the article A recent law enforcement blitz focused on commercial vehicles in Essex County led to officers penalizing a driver for having alcohol in his system. Content of the article Members of the Essex County OPP, Ontario Ministry of Transportation and Western Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement Team led the local […]

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In conversation with Paras Bhimta, the fastest driver to travel the length of India (north – south)

It all starts with a dream! A dream to make a dent and leave a mark. And it was no different for Paras Bhimta, an ordinary man from Jubbal, Himachal Pradesh, who eventually managed to become the fastest rider to run the length of India. Bhimta loves being behind the wheel and recently entered the […]

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Reliable Shipping Ltd fined £400,000 over worker injury

A LOGISTICS company has been fined £400,000 after a worker broke his back falling from a forklift. The injured man was one of two employees loading a shipping container at Reliable Shipping Limited freight forwarders in the Severalls Industrial Estate, Colchester. To reach the highest pallets inside the container, the injured man had been lifted […]

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IMF and crisis-hit Tunisia reach agreement on $1.9 billion loan

The International Monetary Fund and the Tunisian government have reached an agreement in principle to release a $1.9 billion loan as the North African country faces serious economic and political challenges. As part of the four-year deal, Tunisia’s government – hit by growing public protests at home amid food and fuel shortages – has pledged […]

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Last-Minute Amazon Halloween Costumes: 2-Day Shipping to the Rescue

Halloween is like New Year’s Eve to me, in that it always seems so fun, but it ends up being more stressful than anything else. You need to figure out your plans, put together outfits, and coordinate with your friends. Seeing this in writing doesn’t sound like much, but believe me, it’s stressful. Luckily for […]

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Tow Truck Driver Recounts His Interaction With Woman Charged In Horrific Murder Of Chicago Landlord – NBC Chicago

Antonio Coria couldn’t believe he spent 90 minutes with a woman who is now charged with the gruesome murder of her landlord, 69-year-old Frances Walker. Walker’s remains were partially found Monday evening, stuffed into the freezer of his West Ridge boarding house. “When I first picked her up she was sitting here (in the back),” […]

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Worry-Free Fire Services: Go for a Cadillac or Stick to Your Old Faithfuls | New

The City of Carefree will host five audiences open days at various locations over the next few weeks to review the city’s options for fire and emergency services and hear from residents telling us what they want to do. “These workshops will educate attendees about the current level of service residents are receiving and how […]

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Gresham Man pleads guilty to stealing Covid relief funds | USAO-OR

PORTLAND, Ore.—A Gresham, Oregon man pleaded guilty today to stealing more than $77,000 in funds intended to help small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Justin Allen Cunningham, 40, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud. According to court documents, in late summer or early winter 2021, Cunningham learned from friends about the possibility of […]

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Swerving truck driver on Oakville Street pulled over and faces charges

Swerving Truck Driver on Oakville Street Arrested and Facing Charges | in Halton Preferred region How does this work? By Gene Pereira Published on October 13, 2022 at 4:31 p.m. A truck driver is facing charges after he was caught swerving down the road Thursday in Oakville. HRPS PICTURES A truck driver caught swerving on […]

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Leverage technology to track returnable shipping containers

Shipments were not always moving directly from point A to point B. Sometimes they would sit in the trucker’s driveway overnight, delaying the scheduled delivery. Since then I have tried many ways to track containers ranging in value from $5 to over $1500 profitably. In the 1990s, the use of sensor technology was not financially […]

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CAT Scale Rig of the Week | 1949 Kenworth CD-524

Featuring some features not found on modern platforms, this classic truck offers a look back in time. This 1949 Kenworth CD-524 was originally used by General Petroleum to transport fuel for the Mobil Oil Co. The Iowa 80 Museum purchased this truck in 1994 from the Motor Transport Museum in Campo, California. When it arrived, […]

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St. Mary’s County Department of Aging and Human Services Hosts Community Health and Wellness Fair Friday, October 14, 2022 – Southern Maryland News Net

The 2022 Community Health and Wellness Fair, hosted by the Department of Aging and Human Services, will be held Friday, October 14, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the University System of Maryland on South Campus of Maryland, located at 44219 Airport Road in California. Health screenings will include body composition, glucose, skin cancer, […]

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Why ports are the perfect place for electric scale trucks

Electric trucks are well suited for port operations. Getting them into the hands of thousands of independent truckers is going to be tough. The solution of the Port of Long Beach? Charge companies like Amazon, Walmart, and Target. This article is part of the “Making Net Zero Possible” series, which uncovers forward-thinking solutions that can […]

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RCMP Driver and Dog Services Help End Shuswap Incident – Keremeos Review

A woman lies at Shuswap Lake General Hospital in Salmon Arm, certified as a medical doctor, after a long weekend incident in the Shuswap. Chase RCMP were advised on Saturday October 8th that a pregnant woman driving a pickup truck with Alberta plates was mentally ill and needed to be apprehended. The woman had taken […]

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Sydney garbage truck driver Barry John Reidy avoids immediate jail time for killing pedestrian

A garbage truck driver who hit and killed a sydney pedestrian while cutting a corner was spared immediately jail time. The 57-year-old lorry driver was turning right onto the road and failed to keep a proper lookout as he drove briefly into the northbound lane, the District To research found Monday. Barry John Reidy arrives […]

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Large-scale theft of red soil in an ecologically sensitive area near Watrap suspected

Environmental activists have complained about large scale theft of red soil by illegal mining in the eco-sensitive area along Srivilliputtur Megamalai Tiger Reserve (SMTR) at Watrap Taluk in Virudhunagar district. Petitions complaining of illegal mining and requesting an investigation into it were sent to the Collector of Virudhunagar, Director and Deputy Director of SMTR, Police […]

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Allowances for teachers, improved traffic and health services mark Minglanilla Mayor’s first 100 days

ABOUT 1,500 public school teachers in the city of Minglanilla could start receiving monthly stipends from the city government starting next year. This is one of the promises made by the Mayor of Minglanilla, Rajiv Enad, during his first State of the City (Sota) address on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, where he discussed his achievements […]

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Top 5 emergency situations where a Gold loan can help you

By Ravish Gupta There are events in life where extra expenses are needed in a short period of time. In such situations, the person’s regular source of income is often insufficient and financial assistance is needed. In such cases, a gold loan becomes the preferred option as it is one of the quickest and most […]

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Business owners balance shipping costs and inflation as they prepare for the holiday season

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — Business was lively on Friday afternoon inside Light Years, a jewelry store in the village district. “Our foot traffic has been very good here,” said owner Shannon Joyce, who took over the business in early April. Joyce noted that they received some relief from lower overseas shipping prices. Data compiled by […]

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City worker and garbage truck driver argue: Highland Heights Police Blotter

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ohio General Support: East Glengary Circle The city’s Department of Services said Sept. 29 that one of the employees had an argument with a Kimble truck driver. Officers spoke with a Kimble official and learned there was a misunderstanding between their driver and the city employee due to a language barrier. The situation […]

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CAT Scale Rig of the Week | Shelle Lichti

This week’s CAT Scale Rig of the Week delivers a message of love and understanding wherever it goes. Nicknamed the “Rainbow Rider”, this Freightliner is driven by Shelle Lichti. She’s been trucking since the early 1990s and said the freedom she found on the road saved her from a turbulent past and the stigma of […]

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Memphis moving company ships hurricane relief to Florida

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Big League Movers is looking to do something big to help those affected by Hurricane Ian, so the local moving company is collecting take-out items in Fort Myers, Florida. Over the next three days, a moving truck travels through the Mid-South, reaching three locations in the hope that you will donate generously. […]

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Council begins discussion on rate increases for municipal services

(L-R) Stuttgart city council alderman David Leech, city prosecutor Robert Dittrich and mayor Norma Strabala. Stuttgart City Council began discussing rate increases for garbage collection and other city services at its regular council meeting on Tuesday evening. Alderman Darrin Haller asked to review the water rise rates at the September 20 council meeting. The item […]

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Students say COVID-19 helps improve grades and relieve stress

Federal emergency aid disbursed during the COVID-19 pandemic has helped students stay enrolled in classes, relieved stress and improved academic outcomes, according to a new report released today. The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators has partnered with NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and consulting firm HCM Strategists to survey students and […]

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Truck driver survives after crashing into house along Vancouver Island highway – Coast Mountain News

Nanoose Bay Fire Chief Doug Penny said in his 50 years with the department he had never seen anything like it. On Monday, October 3, shortly after 2 p.m., a tractor-trailer rig was traveling north along the 2400 block of the Island Highway north of Nanaimo when the rig veered off the road and struck […]

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Green corridors for navigation come to life

Together with the Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (MMMZCS), McKinsey has provided a 104-page framework for assessing potential corridors. According to its authors, the report, titled “Feasibility Phase Blueprint” – “provides an approach for designing and demonstrating the feasibility of green corridors”. It is intended to serve as a ready-to-use guide for […]

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Roanoke area emergency services brace for Ian’s weekend deluge

Emergency management personnel in the Roanoke and New River Valleys have been preparing in tandem for the arrival of the remnants of Hurricane Ian all week, the Roanoke Emergency Management Battalion Chief said Friday. , Trevor Shannon. “We spoke directly with the Virginia Department of Emergency Management and the National Weather Service,” Shannon said. “It’s […]