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HOS Delay

New HOS rules face months or years of delay if Democrats have their way

A $500 billion transportation and infrastructure bill introduced by House Democrats on Wednesday could result in a major delay in the implementation date of new Hours of Service regulation changes.

Truck Driver Who Found Himself In the Middle of Protest Charged With Reckless Conduct...

A truck driver who was trying to complete his delivery accidentally wound up in the middle of a protest and is now being charged with reckless conduct with a deadly weapon.
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PA Turnpike to lay off 500 workers as tolling system goes cashless for good

On Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Authority announced a massive layoff of toll collectors due to the move to a permanent cashless tolling system.

Alert: Drivers Avoid I80/I94 at IL/IN Border

The Illinois Trucking Association today issued a warning that protesters plan to block I80/I94 at 4:00 pm near the Illinois-Indiana border. According to a Facebook post on the...

243 to be laid off as company ends operations at Texas distribution center

A major logistics provider plans to lay off hundreds of workers in the next few weeks as they end operations at a facility in Texas.

Outbreak of Violence Has Truck Drivers on Edge

As violent protests erupt throughout the country, drivers are once again finding themselves on the front line and have, once again, been deemed essential. Throughout the country, protestors...

Netflix New Releases: June

Ready to find your next binge-worthy show of the summer? Here are some of Netflix's best TV shows and movies coming to your screen this month.

Truck driver said he shot a man for breaking into his truck. Turns out,...

Florida authorities say that a truck driver who believed a man was breaking into his truck shot another man in the head yesterday.

Protester Who Surrounded FedEx Truck Struck and Killed

According to multiple St. Louis news sources, a protester was killed early this morning after being dragged by a FedEx truck. The incident occurred near downtown St. Louis....

Wisconsin interstate shut down by George Floyd demonstration

On Friday, demonstrators shut down a major interstate in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Trump pays visit to Minnesota truck dealership

Trump Nominates Trucking Attorney For Federal District Court Seat

Yesterday, President Trump announced his judicial nominations. Named was New Mexico trucking attorney Brenda Saiz. Saiz is an attorney with Rodey Law Firm of Albuquerque, New Mexico....

U.S. DOT will distribute more than 15 million masks

The Trump administration announced on Thursday that they will distribute millions of masks to the transportation industry to support workers during as the Coronavirus crisis wears on.

Riots rock Twin Cities, drivers asked to avoid ‘retail areas’

As tensions over a police-involved death continue to escalate, authorities are urging protesters to refrain from violence and asking people to avoid 'retail areas.' On Wednesday and Thursday, violent...

Bee infestation shutters rest area indefinitely

Authorities in Nevada say that they were forced to shut down a rest area this week after they discovered a large bee infestation.

Truckers to pay more after New Jersey approves major toll hike

On Wednesday, authorities in New Jersey approved a number of toll hikes that will hit truckers in the wallet starting in September.

Mom and pop grocery store leveled by big rig crash

A family-owned grocery store in Virginia suffered major structural damage on Wednesday when it was struck by an out of control truck.
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