Wanda Jean Brown

...then entered Canada via Montana. Wanda kept a journal of the drive describing towns, road conditions, multiple flat tires, engine break-downs, wildlife sightings, rustic lodging, a chance encounter meeting a couple in Canada that knew Milt's grandfather...
VW the latest in long history of cheating car companies

...device, malfunction indicator lights intended to indicate poor engine performance wouldn't come on.Unaware their cars needed to...companies including industry leaders Caterpillar Inc., Cummins Engine Co., Mack Trucks and Volvo Truck Corp. agreed to pay $83...
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Witnesses heard sputtering engine before plane crash

...heard sounds consistent with a sputtering engine minutes before a small plane crashed on...witnesses in the area said they heard an engine sputtering or misfiring shortly before...the Continental Motors O-470-series engine.
Photo: 9/11 remembrance

Capital City Fire/Rescue engine ladders are used to hoist the U.S. flag near the Mendenhall Wetlands on Friday in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
GM will pay $900M over deadly ignition switch scandal

...not bringing charges against individual employees.The switches, which can slip out of the "run" position and cut off the engine, have been linked to at least 169 deaths.Despite evidence that GM's legal and engineering staffs concealed the problem...
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Bezos' space company to build, launch rockets

...Blue Origin rocket processing facility. He pointed to where an engine test-firing stand will be located 4,000 feet away and...calling its future orbital rocket "Very Big Brother." The engine that will be used to power the company's orbital rocket already...
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For years, VW software thwarted pollution regulations that switches on pollution controls during smog tests, then switches them off again so that drivers can enjoy more engine power on the road.VW got away with this scheme for seven years, and according to the EPA, didn't come clean even when...
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How the Coast Guard brings the boom

...boat aside or throwing something into its prop to immobilize it. After that, the final option is to shoot at the boat's engine to fully disable it."That's kind of our internal training process to make sure we're not jumping to shooting someone...
For cemetery director, death is a part of life

...director. He was hired, he said, because he was good with people, but he also suddenly had to know the ins and outs of small-engine repair, trimming trees and mixing concrete. There's a bit of politics in the position too - as a city executive, he works...
Few jobs and little hope, but rural Russia sticks with Putin

...the point?" 26-year-old Alexander Shatunov said with a smile, even though he was at his wits' end trying to fix the engine on his 2005 minivan. "They will have decided everything for me anyway."This is a recurrent sentiment in these parts, reflecting...
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