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Bob Wyatt named CVSA 2016 driver award winner

Wyatt is Schneider’s most decorated driver -- and the only driver in the company’s 80-year history to receive both the 40-Year Consecutive Safe Year Driving Award and the 4 Million Safe Miles Award.

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Driver saved by inspection crew after heart attack

A truck driver was resuscitated by inspectors after an apparent heart attack in the parking lot of a Maryland inspection site.

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Oversize hauler donates to breast-cancer effort

Quebec-based Express Mondor's third annual benefit for the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation brought in $28,000 -- over the last three years, the specialized hauler has donated more than $80,000 to the Foundation.

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Mike Boggs presents ‘Car loses it, driving too fast on black ice’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=atBgAolr5r8 Running across central Illinois early one morning, Mike Boggs took note of "black ice in the road," he says, well invisible in the video above. "I was just moving into the left lane to pass some slower vehicles," he goes on, when a young woman who'd just come "around me driving too fast for the conditions" lost control of the car as she came upon "the slower vehicles ahead." Fortunately Boggs' situational awareness was on high alert ...

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The secret is out – and so is the book!

"In her new book, 'Gut Instinct,' Carolyn O'Byrne has captured the ability to impart detailed health information in easily digestible language. (Sorry, I couldn't help myself.) She's got a very compelling personal journey to back her science with."

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Downtown Chicago on the Dan Ryan: Bad place for a motorbike breakdown

Enter self-described "Johnny Be Good," or the Youtube nom de plume of a fashion behind the JBG Travels channel. Mr. Be Good captured this recent moment on his dashcam, giving new meaning to the "good samaritan" term.

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A poem for a truck-driving father, from a son

"What I Mean When I Say Truck Driver," by writer Geffrey Davis, is one any father or son will be able to appreciate.

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Nomination period for Trucking’s Top Rookie contest closes Friday

The winner of the Trucking's Top Rookie contest will win $10,000 and a package of prizes.

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Iowa 80 adds Lindsay Lawler to Jamboree lineup

Lawler's addition to the performance lineup brings the total to five acts. Dani Lynn Howe will open for Clare Dunn on Thursday, July 14, and local band North of 40 will open for Sammy Kershaw on Friday, July 15.

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Video: Sights and sounds from Shell Rotella SuperRigs truck parade, lights show and Tony Justice concert

Highlights from Shell Rotella SuperRigs' annual truck parade, which featured downtown staging of dozens of the country's top show trucks, along with a truck lights competition, fireworks show and concert by trucerk/singer-songwriter Tony Justice.

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