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wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
A tank is an armoured fighting vehicle designed for front-line combat, with heavy firepower, strong armour, and tracks providing good battlefield maneuverability. The first tanks were designed to overcome the deadlock of trench warfare; now they are a mainstay of modern ground forces and a key part of combined arms combat.

At 100, the Cartier Tank Transcends Time

New York Times - 19 Sep 2017
Despite the Tank's fame, the luxury house is not planning a celebrity-studded birthday event in a dazzling venue. As the well-known watch expert Franco Cologni wrote in the preface of his 1998 book “Cartier: The Tank Watch,” the timepiece “is one of ...

'Shark Tank's Daymond John Inks With Gersh

Deadline - 19 Sep 2017
The agency said today that it has signed FUBU entrepreneur and Shark Tank veteran Daymond John for representation in television, film, social media and other transmedia. An original cast member of the four-time Emmy-winning series, John's commitment ...

Painter dies in propane tank explosion at New Boston home

The Union Leader - 20 Sep 2017
Painter dies in propane tank explosion at New Boston home. By MELISSA PROULX Union Leader Correspondent September 19. 2017 12:23PM. Fire crews on the scene of a possible home explosion Tuesday at 123 Foxberry Drive in New Boston. (Jeffrey ...

Fire at Valero Port Arthur refinery appears to damage storage tank

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - 19 Sep 2017
A fire at San Antonio-based refiner Valero Energy Corp.'s Port Arthur refinery appears to have damaged at least one storage tank. Video posted by the Beaumont Enterprise to Twitter showed a large plume of smoke rising from a tank at the refinery. No ...

Why Russia and China Will Hate America's New Super Tank

The National Interest Online (blog) - 17 Sep 2017
The first MIA2 SEP v3 tank, built by General Dynamics Land Systems, is slated to arrive as soon as this month – as part of a delivery of initial prototype vehicles, developers said. “The Army's ultimate intent is to upgrade the entire fleet of M1A2 ...

Best Unanimous Decision: Gervonta “Tank” Davis

Baltimore City Paper - 20 Sep 2017
They went to see Gervonta “Tank” Davis, touted as the next great boxer, make Jose Pedraza crumble in the seventh round. The decisive blow—a jarring right hook—would make Tank the youngest IBF super featherweight champion, and was the first of three ...

TANK Wins Statewide Honor

The River City News - 19 Sep 2017
At the recent conference, held in August, TANK was awarded the Statewide Overall Transit System Award for 2016-2017. During the program, it was noted that TANK cares about its customers, uses technology to improve the transit system, that the agency ...

Politics Notebook: State's fiscal health earns a 'C' from think tank

Albuquerque Journal - 20 Sep 2017
The state received a “C” grade and ranked as the nation's 11th-lowest in terms of projected debt per taxpayer, according to the report released Tuesday by Truth in Accounting, a Chicago-based think tank. However, the report found New Mexico is one of ...

EU CO2 market reforms not enough to cut carbon: think-tank

Platts - 19 Sep 2017
Proposed legislative reforms to the EU Emissions Trading System are not enough to position the system as a main driver of decarbonization of Europe's economy, according to a report from Paris-based think-tank the Institute for Climate Economics ...

China is Developing a New Super Tank

Scout - 16 Sep 2017
In June 2017, the Chinese periodical Guancha reported that the Xinqingtan (literally “New Light Tank”), a mountain-going tank formerly known by the equally generic appellation ZTQ-105, had entered trials in Tibetan Plateau. The newspaper characterized ...

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