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Kenworth Rebates Kenworth Truck Company has extended its rebate program with the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association...

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Merle Haggard to Perform at Annual NATSO Convention

Multi-Grammy-winning artist Merle Haggard will perform at NATSO's convention this month. The performance will kick off the truckstop...

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Authorities Charge Nevada Trucker with Murder in Watkins Shooting

A former employee of Watkins Motor Lines is facing two counts of aggravated murder and three counts of attempted murder after a workpla...

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FMCSA Seeks Comments on Fuel Tank Limits

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is taking comments on a proposal to reconcile differences in FMCSA and Environmental Pr...

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Study Claims Border Truck Pollution Puts Children at High Risk

A new study shows children are being hospitalized and dying at greater rates in a Mexican city along the U.S. border, and pollution fro...

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Researchers Say Underride Guards Need Optimum Height

Truck underride guards are most effective when installed 16 inches from the ground, a university test recently found. Researchers fr...

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Trucking Group Vows to Renew Fight Against Illinois Fee

The Mid-West Truckers Association says it will resume its legislative battle this month against a new Illinois trucking fee. The ass...

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ArvinMeritor Retracts Offer to Buy Dana

ArvinMeritor said it withdrew its $2.67 billon offer to buy Dana Corp. after the larger rival company unanimously rejected its final of...

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International Unveils New Line of Engines

The International Truck and Engine Company has introduced a new inline, six-cylinder family of engines for its 4000, 7000 and 8500 serie...

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Manufacturing Rebound Delivers Good News to Trucking Industry

The trucking industry will continue to benefit from a stronger-than-expected economic recovery, according to the American Trucking Asso...

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