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Keeping the faith

"EVEN AS I GET DOWN THE ROAD, I STILL CAN THINK AND MEDITATE ON WHAT I HEARD." - TOM SCOTT, WHO ATTENDS TRUCK STOP CHAPEL SERVICES...

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When Dwight saw the light

Unlike me, truck driver Rich Kuhlstein, 64, remembers travel before the interstate. "There was so much stop-and-go driving, everywhere...

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Motown mainstay

The 2007 Series 60's appearance is not very different from that of earlier models. When Detroit Diesel offered a cha...

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This plot is fictional — so far

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

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Shift into shape

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

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Letters to the editor

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

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Blessing in disguise?

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

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Are we safe?

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...

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New Advantage When Spec’ing a Cummins SmartAdvantage™ Powertrain

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

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

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Fair surcharge? Go figure

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

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