This plot is fictional — so far

| December 12, 2008

THIS PLOT IS FICTIONAL - SO FAR In John Updike's scary new novel, Terrorist, a New Jersey teenager and devo...

Shift into shape

| December 12, 2008

Americans' love for super-sizing our fries (and consequently our thighs) is taking its toll: 300,000 people die each year from obesity...

Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

ATA OVERSTEPS ITS BOUNDS BY SUPPORTING SPEED GOVERNORS The American Trucking Associations' petition to install speed limiters ...

Blessing in disguise?

| December 12, 2008

Truckers often ask: "If there's really a driver shortage, why are the shelves at Wal-Mart fully stocked?" Good question. For many sh...

Are we safe?

| December 12, 2008

New studies shed light on how drivers are using the hours of service rule, but offer little proof that the changes made in the name of s...

What is the craziest thing you ever heard over the CB?

| December 12, 2008

SHEILLA PIERCE McGregor, Texas Mesilla Valley Transportation "Crazy directions." LEROY MARKS St. Louis Dancy ...

Fair surcharge? Go figure

| December 12, 2008

Fuel Surcharge as a percentage Even when a fuel surcharge is figured as a percent of gross revenue, you can still convert it to ...

Fuel’s gold

| December 12, 2008

As pump prices climb, savvy owner-operators must do everything they can to cut costs. As pump prices climb, savvy own...

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