Trucking News

Here you will find the today’s top trucking news. We add new content daily, so check back often to stay up to date on all things trucking-related!

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VIDEO: MCA of Beastie Boys Dies From Cancer At 47

After a 3 year battle with cancer, pioneering hip hop performer MCA (aka Adam Yauch) of the Beastie Boys dies in New York City.

Whistleblower Refuses to Violate Hours of Service Law

A driver is ordered to break the hours of service law by his employer. The driver refuses and is fired, but OSHA helped the man fight back against the company. What happened to the driver?
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Volvo Hybrid Truck Sets New Land Speed Record

See Volvo's newest R&D project on hybrid energy puts a little kick to the pants of the idea that hybrid vehicles are slow and boring.

TransEdge Earns Prestigious Award

Mack Truck names its 2011 Mack Truck Distributer of the Year Award.

Schneider to Replace One-Thrid of Fleet With High Tech Trucks

Schneider announced it will replace more than one-third of its fleet by the end of 2012. The new trucks are said to be safer and more aerodynamic. Get the details here.
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US Trucker Detained in Mexico on Ammo Smuggling Charged

Jabin Bogan, 27, of Dallas, is confined to the Villa Aldama federal prison in the state of Veracruz and could face up to 35 years in prison, and it may all be due to a simple mistake.

Trucker TV Gaining Traction to Help Find Missing Children

Trucker TV may be a key to helping locate missing children. Find out what you can do to get it off the ground.

Motorcyclist Accused of Reaching Speeds of 170 MPH

New York motorcyclist out for a joyride gets clocking going 170 mph, but his crimes didn't end there.

Tanorexic Mom Charged with Burning Her 5-Year-Old

New Jersey mom, who many claim is addicted to tanning, is accused of taking her 5-year-old daughter to the tanning salon causing her skin to burn. If convicted, should she face jail time?
Woman Saved from Rolling by Truck Driver

Trucker Saves Woman From Pitching Into River

An Oregon woman makes a mistake and soon finds herself at the jaws of death. Luckily, a trucker was there for the rescue.
Love's Travel Stops Opens Three New Locations

Love’s to Open 10 New Oklahoma Locations

Love's announces the opening of 10, new Oklahoma locations. Find out where you can find the Love's nearest you and when the new locations will be opening.
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VIDEO: Man Saves Children From Vicious Dogs

Hero positions himself between two vicious dogs and the children the dogs were trying to attack. Warning: this video contains graphic images.

Angry Man Drives Tanker Into Wife’s Home

British man drives 528 gallons of kerosene through wife's house and attempts to set it on fire. What drove the man to snap?
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Jersey Congressmen Want Toll Suspension

Several New Jersey Congressmen asked the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to delay a second round of toll hikes scheduled for December.

TCA Is Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Need a little help with tuition expenses? The TCA wants to help. Find out about available TCA scholarships.
FMCSA Shutdowns for 2012

FMCSA Puts the Squeeze on Reincarnated Trucking Companies

The FMCSA is cracking down on reincarnated carriers with new regulations. Find out how they plan to shut down the fly-by-night companies.
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