Author Archives: Mark Schumacher

Tug and Switcher Engine Upgrades Offer Most Cost-Effective Option for VW Funds

Diesel Forum March 8, 2018 (WASHINGTON) – Clean diesel technology upgrades for large tug and switcher locomotive engines cost only $4,379 to $15,201 per ton of nitrogen oxides (NOx), compared to more than $30,000 per ton of NOx for many other diesel emission reduction … Continue reading

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Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupts from its summit, shoots ash into sky

Daily Mail Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has erupted and sent ash spewing 30,000 feet into the sky before raining down on a nearby town, with residents being warned to shelter in place as the dusty plume engulfs the island. The powerful, … Continue reading

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Shippers, Truckers Face Diesel Prices 22 Percent Above A Year Ago

Trucks.com Diesel prices have jumped 22 percent from a year ago and stand at their highest level in 41 months. The average price of diesel reached $3.24 per gallon Monday, up from $2.54 a year ago, according to the latest … Continue reading

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First look at two-tower plan for Spire site: ‘There will not be a shot of Chicago that doesn’t have these buildings in them’

Chicago Tribune More than three years after taking title to the land where the audacious Chicago Spire was once envisioned, and more than two years after soliciting designs from a half-dozen architecture firms, Related Midwest on Tuesday unveiled a bold … Continue reading

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Open Range – full movie

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Meet the Megatron of Transport Trucks

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Filling up the gas tank cost Americans an extra $4.4 billion in April

Market Watch – by Jeffry Bartash Americans got used to falling gasoline prices and filling up cheaply from 2014 to 2016, but they are paying dearly at the pump now. Sales at gasoline stations were up almost 12% in April … Continue reading

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Hero mom saves the day, killing gunman outside school

New York Post A gunman who targeted a group of families gathered for a Mother’s Day celebration at a school in Brazil was fatally shot by an off-duty cop. Katia Sastre was praised by local officials for her bravery and … Continue reading

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Fox News Host: Trump Fulfilled Biblical Prophecy By Moving U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem

Yahoo News President Donald Trump has fulfilled biblical prophecy by moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Fox News host Jeanine Pirro said over the weekend. The move will formally take place on Monday, when the embassy opens what has until now served as part … Continue reading

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Black Mirror-style robots can now chase you and find its way around

Daily Mail Incredible footage has revealed the terrifying capabilities of Black Mirror-style robots, branded ‘future death machines’. Boston Dynamics has posted two videos showing off the new skills of two of its advanced automatons. In one, Atlas, a humanoid robot, can … Continue reading

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The NRA helped promote this deadly Russian sniper rifle that has the US military worried

Business Insider The Army released a report in late 2016 that centered on the Russian threat in Ukraine and detailed how the capabilities of Russian snipers have grown, thanks in large part to a deadly new Russian sniper rifle, the ORSIS T-5000. … Continue reading

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Russian police arrest a 12-YEAR-OLD for speaking at an anti-Putin rally before Presidential inauguration

Daily Mail A 12-year-old schoolboy was arrested and taken away by police officers during an anti-Putin rally in southwestern Russia on Saturday. Egor Pryanishnikov addressed the crowd of demonstrators in the city of Saratov, to vent his anger at the poor state … Continue reading

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Trucker In Human Smuggling Case Sentenced To Life In Prison

NPR A U.S. district judge handed a sentence of life in prison today to a driver who was transporting undocumented immigrants in a tractor-trailer so hot that ten people died. “I am so sorry it happened,” said James Matthew Bradley … Continue reading

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Battle in Seattle (Full Movie) Woody Harrelson, Channing Tatum

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Vail Summit – 10,586 ft- Technically You Need Oxygen Up Here

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Aspen and Vail, CO – White River

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Devils Canyon, Utah

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Watch this 3-year-old run for home plate (in slow motion)

Today A 3-year-old was told to run as fast as he could for home plate, but he had different ideas. TODAY’s Dylan Dreyer presents your Dyli Click. 

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Paper bottle that disintegrates in saltwater in just THREE WEEKS

Daily Mail An Edinburgh-based inventor has created a bottle that disintegrates in salt water in just three weeks. The fully biodegradable bottle is made from paper and a secret combination of plant-based materials and it could help save the planet’s … Continue reading

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I’m going to miss the water

Our first day out.

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