Life

Big Rig Books hauls reads for the kids

John C. Gervase founded the nonprofit to encourage literacy among underprivileged children.

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Longhaul Survivor benefit truck raffle

A yearlong raffle of this custom 2000 Peterbilt 379 begins at the 2013 Midwest Pride in Your Ride Truck/Tractor show in Earlville, Iowa.

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A trucking-music blast from the past

"Magic Lady" Genie Mack Brown of Prague, Okla., has reissued her 1980 trucking-music record, propelled by the 1979 independent truckers' shutdown, after which she also became an owner-operator.

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Health tip: Keep your arteries healthy

A high-potassium diet helps keep arteries healthy and may lower your risk of stroke.

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Health tip: Go easy on yourself

Don't beat yourself up for eating that piece of pizza or missing a few days at the gym.

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Why confiscation is unlikely

Overdrive's Wendy Parker: "Here is a very basic, bare bones answer to the question of what process is required to make a change in the Bill of Rights: It's not easy to do."

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Off-road truck-racing series honoring pioneer with trophy name

The inaugural Stadium Super Trucks off-road racing series, launched last year by NASCAR driver Robby Gordon, continues April 21, in Long Beach, Calif. at the historic Toyota Grand Prix.

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Video: Trucker responds to Amber Alert

An ordinary day of driving for Jim Lowe of Johnny Morris Farms of Pelham, Tenn., turned into an extraordinary one on Jan. 9 in Marion County, Tenn.

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Online Interface Makes it Easier for Drivers to Find Need-it-Now Parts

Solidarity diaries: It’s a great day for a run

Keep on keeping on in the wake of the Boston bombings, what we do in the face of acts of senseless violence.

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Health tip: Smile and mean it

A smile that’s genuine, the kind where you’re using those muscles on either side of your eyes, grabs on to specific parts of your brain that bring joy.

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