Nevada

Friends in UFO placesImage Gallery

| August 11, 2014

"Walking down the Extraterrestrial Highway at two in the morning, I realized, once again, that sometimes trucking is the best job ever. What other profession can you get paid to see things like an unobstructed ...

Less-than-terror in Tonopah, Nev.: The Clown MotelImage Gallery

| August 06, 2014

Originally opened in 1990 by Leroy David, the Clown Motel served as a place for him to keep his clown collection – which he just happened to have purchased from a retired clown in Las ...

Strike one off the bucket list: Little AleInn, Rachel, Nev.Image Gallery

| June 17, 2013

George and Wendy Parker visit the infamous cafe on the ET highway, Nevada State Route 375, and find hospitality, plenty of weirdness and some truck parking.

Thrill-seeking, Vegas style

| May 17, 2013

"Try wearing flip-flops while walking around the Fremont Street Experience. You're trapped in a giant hangar with 11 million people who are looking straight up into the air as they mill about."

Preparing for the long haul

| January 30, 2013

Between Redlands, Calif., and McCarran, Nev., Wendy's looking for "the usual things -- Sasquatch, alien ships, clean showers, good places to eat." Suggestions?

Nevada adds mobile inspection bypass

| January 03, 2013

Nevada has become the 15th state to adopt the Drivewyze PreClear bypass service to provide commercial vehicles with inspection site bypass opportunities.

A forecast revisited: ‘Big-rig truck fleets will be driverless’

| November 01, 2012

One impetus for driverless vehicles is that the vast majority of accidents are due to human error. With today's technology, a robo-vehicle can constantly analyze its surroundings – moving and non-moving objects – and respond ...

Expediter pays witness to slim Obama victory

| September 20, 2012

Checking in with Landstar-leased expediter Phil Madsen and his "Learning something new every day" blog.

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