Health tip: Brilliant blue

| July 22, 2013

Bizarrely, the blue food dye found in M&Ms and Gatorade could be helpful in reducing damage caused by spine injuries.

Professional at work: Jon and Miriam Brown’s freight haulerImage Gallery

| July 20, 2013

The couple have been a team since they became "accidental truckers" in the year 2000 as a company team with CRST. Today, leased to Landstar Ranger, they've halved their yearly miles while boosting their take-home.

Obamacare insurance exchange premiums in N.Y., elsewhere

| July 18, 2013

New York State's release of monthly premium rate information in its 2014 health insurance exchange showed a reduction for many versus current individually purchase health plans.

New SuperRigs show winner named after eligibility auditImage Gallery

| July 18, 2013

Video, pictures of the newly-named winning rig, Wisconsin-based small fleet owner-operator Bill Rethwisch's Dreamsicle-paint-schemed 2012 Peterbilt 389 and Polar tanker.

Walcott: ‘High Gear Photography’ with Kenny HubkaImage Gallery

| July 17, 2013

Hubka and his wife's photo work grew out of what he calls a "passion" for both the art of picture taking and, well, trucking.

What makes a trucker a hero?

| July 17, 2013

Getting up each day and going to work to take care of a family is a big step in that direction, says writer Kevin Jones, but here are five points that to him make a trucker-hero.

How much toilet paper? Iowa 80 funny facts illustrated

| July 17, 2013

An infographic published recently details just that, along with how much coffee is consumed at the Walcott, Iowa, ruck stop and how many eggs are eaten there, too.

Things you should know about heart attacks

| July 17, 2013

Several risk factors you may not have been aware of, from respiratory infections in those with ongoing heart disease to long-term stress of dense traffic.

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