Life

Video: Werner driver recounts life-saving response

Mark Randall, driving for Werner Enterprises, tells his story of averting a likely highway tragedy when a motorcyclist crashed in front of him.

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Doc’s advice: ‘Eat more color’

Overdrive correspondent Wendy Parker reports from her yearly visit to the doc with some helpful tips for diet, activity levels and overall health.

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Health tip: Eat hearty cereal

To prevent high blood pressure, start each day with a bowl of whole-grain variety cereal.

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Freightliner building driver community around combined websites

ATBS' Matt Amen talks Freightliner's Team Run Smart and future plans for the site.

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Appeal heard to keep Tony the Tiger at truck stop

The battle over Tony the Tiger — the tiger at the Gross Tete, La., Tiger Truck Stop — is still raging, as a court case dealing with custody continued February.

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Health tip: Start the day with eggs

If it’s not even noon and you’re already famished, you’re probably not eating the right food for breakfast.

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Driver shortage: An economist and a recruiter ’round the bar

Owner-operator Jeff Clark, blogging as part of Freightliner's new Team Run Smart initiative, breaks down the driver shortage issue in a crafty way: "An economist and a driver recruiter walk into a bar" and...

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Virtual scavenger hunt

Geocaching can provide mental and physical on-the-road challenge Hours of downtime on the road may be becoming few and far between, but if the chance arises, why not try out a mental and physical challenge? The hobby has been around for a while, but the increased of electronics and smartphones has made the geocaching easier to handle for both beginners and experts. Geocaching is basically a scavenger hunt amongst strangers. Participants use coordinates, GPS devices, and web hosts ...

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The Future Is Arriving Fast: Cummins Redefining Tour

Nothing to sneeze at

Get out in front of allergy season with these simple precautions With the weather warming up and flowers beginning to bloom, spring means only one thing to some drivers: allergy season. Take preventive precautions before getting out on the road in order to keep your allergies at bay and enjoy the sunshine. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, the most common allergy triggers include tree, grass, and weed pollen, animal hair, mold spores, and ...

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Video: Cindi Holland wants you to enter our Most Beautiful contest

Owner-operator Cindi Holland talks about her experience on an Overdrive photo shoot and presented a clear message — you should nominate yourself or a friend for the Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest.

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