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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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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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Fuel’s gold

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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Tipping The Scales: Time To Trade In And Trade Up With Cummins ISX15 SmartAdvantage.

Texas-sized show

Aaron Tippin made his mark on country music with six Top 10 singles, one Top 5 single, and three No. 1 hits. He has sold 5 million album...

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DOT sends onboard recorder proposal to White House

In August, the U.S. Department of Transportation submitted for White House review a long-awaited document on the use of electronic onbo...

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