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Wider parking spaces for Chinese women drivers spark controversy

A shopping mall in Dalian, in northeast China's Liaoning Province has opened a female-only car park that features wider parking spaces to make women feel comfortable when parking.
In the Media by Kesavan Unnikrishnan - 3 comments

French traffic cops must issue tickets or lose Christmas days off

Paris - A senior police officer, in charge of a road traffic division in the Paris area, has allegedly told his traffic officers to issue at least three tickets for driving offenses every day, or lose out on days off over the Christmas period.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 3 comments

Video: Vauxhall Corsa driver must be contender for world’s worst

A video showing the driver of a blue Vauxhall Corsa trying to reverse out of a car parking space has gone viral with over 1.5 million views since it was uploaded on October 11.
In the Media by Richard Milnes - 2 comments

Parking spot in San Francisco sells for $82K

San Francisco - A parking spot in San Francisco recently sold for $82,000. Parking is typically at a premium in San Francisco, but even this price has shocked some residents, according to media reports.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 6 comments

Woman hits 17-year-old with SUV in Walmart parking dispute

Police say Angela Cornett, Bartow County school board member, is facing a misdemeanor charge after she hit a 17-year-old with her SUV during a dispute over parking space at the Cartersville Walmart. Police say they arrested Cornett on Friday.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 3 comments

Man reunited with his car two years after it was lost

Munich - A German man who lost his car two years ago has finally been reunited with his missing vehicle. The car was discovered a few miles from the location where he thought he had parked it.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 7 comments

TV star's BF busted after driving Ferrari over cop's foot: Video

New York - The boyfriend of MTV star Stephanie Pratt was taken down by police when he tried to get out of a parking ticket by apparently driving over a cop's foot in his $257,000 Ferrari 458.
In the Media by Darren Weir

Canadian woman claims parking is a human right

Ontario - The right to park has suddenly become a human rights issue. A Canadian woman claims her human rights have been violated through discrimination by the City of Ottawa which refused her application to build a parking pad in front of her house.
In the Media by Katerina Nikolas - 6 comments

Motorists surprised by complimentary parking tickets

London - Some London drivers are getting a pleasant surprise when they return to their cars, notices praising their parking skills.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin

Yoga-themed parking tickets not calming people

Parking tickets with a yoga theme are being handed out in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The city may have thought the yoga images would be calming but they don't appear to have that effect on those being fined.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin - 1 comment

New San Francisco parking rates determined by supply and demand

San Francisco - Soon San Franciscans won't need to rely on luck and prayers to the parking gods, though it might cost them. New "SFpark" parking meters will charge more for parking spaces in popular areas. Spots in less popular places will cost less.
In the Media by Heidi Lowry - 1 comment

Cancer patients hit with parking fees

A new survey indicates that over half of the patients being treated for cancer in England do not get free or reduced cost parking fees when they go for hospital treatment. This goes against the governments own guidelines.
In the Media by Jane Fazackarley

Site outs suspected handicapped-parking violators

When Maureen Birdsall took her disabled, 92-year-old grandfather to a California hospital, she lost the only available handicapped-parking spot to a woman in a snazzy red corvette.
In the Media by RobotGod - 1 comment

$1 parking ticket paid after 26 years

A $1 parking ticket from 1980 has finally been paid off, after the offender sent the payment along with a $3 late fee to police without giving a name.
In the Media by RobotGod - 2 comments

Teenager's web parking solution

Teen sets up website so people can rent out their driveways or garages to commuters. seems to be a growing success!
In the Media by Critical_Conformity - 4 comments

Startup hopes to modernize parking hunt

Finding a parking spot often requires drivers to summon their inner caveman: Scan the horizon for the target, then bag it before someone else does.
In the Media by RobotGod - 3 comments

Parking fees: the sign of the times

Parking fees will be based on a car's emissions, even with street parking.
In the Media by Competetant414 - 3 comments

The boors who take handicapped parking

You know who the boors are: they're the "chosen ones". Or at least that's how they see themselves.
In the Media by Viga Boland - 5 comments

Robot parking garage opening in New York

Robot parking garages - convenience or potential disasters?
In the Media by malan - 3 comments

woman parking

.....4:30 long minuts...
In the Media by didio - 1 comment

How Not to Parallel Park your Car, Video

A lady tries to parallel park her car between two cars for 4 minutes.
In the Media by Chris V. Thangham - 6 comments

San Franciscans Hurl Their Rage at Parking Patrol

The price of parking in San Francisco -- assaults on enforcement officials and even a death
In the Media by Carolyn E. Price - 1 comment

Finding Parking the Cyberspace Way

Parking in the downtown core and beach areas of the cosy little coastal city of Santa Monica may just have become easier to find.
In the Media by geozone - 1 comment

Angry restaurateur pays ticket in pennies

A restaurant owner,tired of getting daily parking tickets, pays his fine in pennies.
In the Media by Bob Norman

Disabled Parking ID's Trading On Black Market

Up to half of all disabled parking badges in London are being used illegally by people who paid up to $500 to buy them.
In the Media by Bob Norman - 4 comments

Search Best Rates, Map and Review over 400 Airport Parking Lots

Find the Best Rates, Directions For Airport Parking
In the Media by Chris V. Thangham - 2 comments

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