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Diesel prices continue to fall

| June 02, 2010

For the third week in a row, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel declined this week, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The price dropped 4.1 cents to $2.98 in ...

Hours rules exemption extended in Gulf states

| June 02, 2010

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced the second extension of its temporary lifting of hours-of-service rules for haulers of some emergency supplies to four southeast coastal states because of the oil spill in the ...

| June 02, 2010

June 3 PIB TIP:  MAKE WEEKLY PLANS. One week is the right amount of time to deal with efficiently. To do so, look at the advantages and disadvantages of every day of the week. Match ...

| June 02, 2010

Brad Davies hauls hot asphalt and gravel in this 2003 Kenworth W900B quad axle dump truck. The truck, powered by a 435-hp Caterpillar and 8LL transmission, has a louvered SST grille and a graphic seven-color ...

Vermont joins anti-texting roll

| June 02, 2010

The law is primary, meaning police officers can stop motorists suspected of this offense alone.

Diesel prices drop

| June 01, 2010

For the third week in a row, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel declined this week.

NAFTA trade surges in March

| June 01, 2010

The increase is the largest year-over-year rise on record but freight value in March remained 1.2 percent less than two years earlier.

Hours rules exemption extended in Gulf states

| June 01, 2010

Haulers of certain loads are exempt from HOS until June 30 in the four Gulf Coast affected by the oil spill.

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