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Video: Truckers rally in Tallahassee, two arrested

The ralliers said they were protesting low rates and working conditions for drivers, high insurance costs and brokers' lack of transparency with truck operators. Two truckers were arrested during the protests for blocking an intersection.

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Love’s opens new northern Oregon location

Drivers in northern Oregon have a new option for fuel, parking and more as Love's Travel Stops has opened a new location in Boardman.

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Compressed natural gas station opens in Georgetown, Ky.

American Natural Gas (ANG) announced this week the opening of the first public compressed natural gas station in Georgetown, Ky.

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New rule to cut truck emissions, implement fuel economy minimums moves to White House

The standards will begin taking effect for trailers in 2018. Tractor requirements take effect in 2021. The plan goes through 2027, when the entire vehicle ­­– engine, truck and trailer – will be required to meet the standards.

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On the scene: Roadcheck 2016 sights from a Mississippi scale house

Overdrive spent some time with the Mississippi Department of Transportation at the westbound Kewanee weigh station on I-20/59 as Roadcheck 2016 kicked off Tuesday morning, detailed in the photos here.

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Spot market 2016: No post-Memorial Day slump in rates

Spot market rates continued their upward trend after the holiday. The Sun Belt is still showing strength, as last week, and the Midwest continues to improve. California volumes are holding.

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POLL: Have hours of service violations been an issue for your business?

With more states showing evidence of ramping up hours of service enforcement in recent years, have violations been an issue for your business?

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Just over a week left to vote in Trucker Talent Search

Voting for the singing contest is open through June 15. Visit TruckerTalentSearch.com to view the videos and cast your vote.

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Navistar International sees first profit since 2012

The $4 million in net income is well above the $64 million net loss Navistar reported for the same time period in 2015. The truck and engine maker has been battling back from the financial fallout brought on by its 2010 emissions strategy.

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Supreme Court rejects trucker’s request to intervene in ELD lawsuit

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a trucker’s formal request to intervene in the lawsuit brought against the U.S. DOT’s electronic logging device mandate, siding with a lower court that also barred the trucker from intervening in the case.

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