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Hijacked!

Billions of dollars are lost and many lives risked every year as ever-bolder thieves loot the trucking industry. ...

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A Common Bond

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com There is a stereotype of the trucker and the biker that television news ...

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Baker's Dozen

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com They are 12 men and one woman - 13 truckers in all. They come from all o...

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Hive Drive

Thomas Meuchel pilots a 1979 Kenworth W900 - a truck he rebuilt by himself after it had been wrecked. Remember the ...

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Eaton Plans to Consolidate Operations

Eaton Corp. will close or consolidate certain operations as part of combining Boston Weatherhead's business into Eaton's Fluid Power ...

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Freightliner Upgrades

Changes to Freightliner's Classic and Classic XL trucks include a new chassis design currently in production that the company says wil...

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Officials Urge Hazmat Handlers to Be Cautious

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued more security reminders for hazardous waste handlers, coinciding with the Re...

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A Matter of Time

In seven months, truckers will begin operating under a new hours-of-service rule the U.S. Department of Transporta...

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

A Killer in the Fog

Vicky Stowers, the author of "A Killer in the Fog," and her husband, Don, have two trucks leased to Transcorr LLC. They have three kid...

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The Power of a Mom

Dispatcher Ann Mente, of Tipton, Iowa, was driving her 11-year-old son to school one morning last September. As they rode up over the to...

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