Month: August 2018

Sean Young under investigation for alleged laptop theft

NEW YORK (AP) – Actress Sean Young was under investigation Monday in New York after the alleged theft of two laptops belonging to a production company that fired her from a new film she was directing. A New York Police Department spokeswoman said no charges have been filed against the 58-year-old star of the 1980s…



LSU’s Ed Orgeron had some fun with a brave Miami student

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron spoke at Tiger Stadium on Wednesday as part of an event for the local rotary club. Although the focus was supposed to all be on Orgeron’s Tigers, one brave fan from an upcoming LSU opponent had something to say about that. During a question-and-answer portion of the event, a young…



UC Sevens sign Wallaroos legend Louise Burrows

Gustaitis is in red-hot form after helping the USA finish fourth at the World Cup Sevens last month. Ash Kara captained UC in the inaugural series last year and will lead a young squad full of exciting talent and proven stars. “We’ve selected a squad that will challenge for honours,” Grimmond said. “Almost half the…



World Cup 2018: A Young and Swaggering England Defeats Sweden

In 1996, to commemorate England hosting the European Championship, the comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner joined the swirly pop band the Lightning Seeds to record “Three Lions (Football’s Coming Home).” The song was a testament to just how easy it was, in the mid-nineties, to make a rousing, sing-along Britpop anthem. Baddiel and Skinner…



Truck-Lite shakes up executive team

FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite Co. announced three executive promotions and the addition of one new position within its organization this week. Mark Bara is the new executive vice president of sales and marketing; Laurie Beegle is now president of Davco Technology; Paul Sniegocki is executive vice-president of engineering and chief technology officer; and Doug Wolma…



U.S. inspectors to focus on underride guards

GREENBELT, Md. – Roadside inspectors in the U.S. will be taking a close look at rear underride guards during selected days between Aug. 27-31, as the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) looks to gather related data. Last year, U.S. senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Marco Rubio introduced the Stop Underrides Act of 2017, and have asked…



Many options with SingleViu gauges

Continental has unveiled a new line of round instruments for use in on-highway and off-highway applications. The VDO SingleViu instrument series features a dual input for digital CAN bus signals as well as analog signals. It comes in 74 variations for original equipment, retrofit or service replacement. There are 2-1/16-inch gauges for temperature, fuel, pressure,…