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VIDEO: Story of Trucker Charity’s new rig

VIDEO: Story of Trucker Charity's new rig

A couple scenes from GATS -- an interview with Tony Hamilton, driver of the recently rolling Trucker Charity rig, and a scene with the father and son behind the Cubby Buddy toolbox.

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Roadside attraction: Arkansas’ weird critters

As it got close to dusk, the hoards of creatures started appearing by the side of the road.

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How American cars got air bags

The long and circuitous process toward the final codification of a regulation.

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Twitter instructional

Twitter instructional

First in a series about Twitter: instructions for creating a your account.

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Using CSA to your advantage

CSA "isn't going anywhere," said Compliance Safety Systems' David Saunders at the Great American Trucking Show in a session on CSA: learn to market yourself with your record.

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No shortage of trucking TV stars at Dallas show

No shortage of trucking TV stars at Dallas show

Anyone who doubts that trucking television has gotten big just needs to visit the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. TV celebrities, as well as the traditional slate of music stars, are greeting fans all over the show. Most will be here through the show's last day, Saturday.   The Overdrive editors were able to rub shoulders with some of them Thursday night. We shared some great pizza at Cane Rosso with Marc Springer, Roy Garber and Jennifer Brennan ...

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Jabin Bogan’s charge reduced

Jabin Bogan's charge reduced

Dallas native Jabin Bogan's mother Aletha Smith visited the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas: her son may get back home sooner than later, she says.

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Women in Trucking turns five at GATS

Women in Trucking turns five at GATS

Women in Trucking turned five in 2012 -- at their GATS 2012 birthday party, WIT board member Laura Raon recounts her involvement in the organization.

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Pet peeves on the road

Things don't need to be any harder on the road, and the few things I've noticed that do make it worse could be easily remedied.

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Facial hair swings both ways

There's a guy out there in an old Mack somewhere who has a three foot long, white beard he parts in the middle and throws over his shoulders like Rapunzel's locks.

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