Linda Longton

Panel: Slow growth now but better times ahead

Manufacturing has provided some growth – about 8 percent since last June – due in part to tax credits.

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Daimler’s Daum: Fuel efficiency is priority

Future product innovations will be driven by the market, not legislation, so higher costs will be offset by fuel efficiency.

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DRIVE HARD, SLEEP LITTLE Agency urges fatigue reduction plans by closing rest stops In response to a tractor-trailer rollover that triggered a collision with a motorcoach, the National Transportation Safety Board repeated safety recommendations to deal with fatigued commercial drivers and to reduce the occurrence of fatigue in the first place. NTSB on Feb. 2 wrote letters to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The letters repeated NTSB's Sept. 16, 2008, ...

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