“Such incentives are expected to encourage the purchase of electric trucks and powertrains like those that Tesla Inc., Cummins Inc., BYD Inc. And Mitsubishi Fuso are planning or are already selling. Electric heavy duty trucks typically sell for 20 percent to 30 percent more than comparable diesel vehicles.
3. California Governor (R): Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman’s stumbles over her meager voting record and state Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner’s efforts to turn this into a huge story bump the Republican primary up the Line this month. That Whitman had not voted or been registered to vote before 2002 is not great but is of little real concern to the average California voter.
Democrats have spent heavily, though, to make sure it’s in play, and this could be a close one on election night. Texas’s 23rd District, Republican Will Hurd: This is another rematch between the GOP incumbent and the man he beat two years ago, former Rep. Pete Gallego.
A third instance, said the DHS official, relates to comments attributed to Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D Wash.) in a Los Angeles Times story. After visiting a federal detention center south of Seattle, Jayapal described “frigid holding cells where women are held for days without clean drinking water,” according to the Los Angeles Times a characterization that irked DHS..
Now comes the really fun part decorating your gingerbread house. Since, technically, the house is supposed to be edible, most people tend to use candy. Gumdrops are popular for lining roofs and also make a colorful row of shrubs to sit out front. If you have to suck on a straw, you can find all sorts of environmentally cool alternatives at The Last Plastic Straw. Switch to an all metal safety razor with recyclable blades, and make your own beauty products when you can. Also, use only bamboo toothbrushes, which are compostable, and refillable, recyclable floss..
And all of a sudden, they go in, they get this monster shot. You ever see the size of it? It like they pumping in you know, it terrible, the amount. And they pump this into this little body. Body preferentially drives fluid towards the upper part of the body, explains Fong. You in microgravity, all those systems still work to push fluids to the upper body, unopposed by gravity, so you get this swelling of tissues in the head. Looking fat is the least of your problems.
In 2001, Sunglass Hut was sold to the Italian luxury eye frame design house Luxottica. The new owners had recently purchased Cincinnati based Lens Crafters, the largest chain of eyeglass retailers in the world. The combination of Luxottica, Sunglass Hut and Lens Crafters created a fashion and retail powerhouse that dominates the world of fashion frames..