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Senate Prepares To Make Truck Safety Even Worse, Advocates Warn

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.19.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Safety advocates are crying foul over yet another change to trucking safety rules that the industry is trying to slide though Congress w...

WATCH: Meet The Man Getting Truckers In Shape

HuffPost Rise | David Flumenbaum | Posted 01.06.2017 | HuffPost Live 321

Siphiwe Baleka found his calling in "Fitness Trucking," and is devoted to teaching long haul truckers how to lead healthy lives....

The Shocking (and Deadly) Consequences of the Rising Digital Economy

Brian Ainsley Horn | Posted 10.20.2016 | Business
Brian Ainsley Horn

We all know that while negative change can happen quickly, positive change very often takes much longer. It could take years before newer safety regulations and technologies become incorporated into the trucking industry.

Trucker Steals And Sells 1,500 Cases Of Beer

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.25.2012 | Business

Truck drivers carry precious cargo every day. So precious, in fact, that sometimes they take that cargo into their own hands. Truck driver Sundiata...

When Amber Isn't Enough: Enlisting Truckers to Help Find Missing Kids

Diane Russell | Posted 06.27.2012 | Impact
Diane Russell

"Trucker TV" could reach thousands of long-haul truck drivers, the very folks who travel the same roads and stop at the same rest areas where missing and exploited children often happen to be.

Eight-Track Museum Gives Slice of Music History a Place in the Sun

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

My Eight-track's pumpin' out a country song/ About a girl that's done me wrong/ My Eight-track's playing all your favorite songs/ So come on honey sin...

PHOTOGRAPHY: Across The Heartland, America's Trucking Culture | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In summer 2008, at the height of the U.S. financial crisis, husband-and-wife photographers James Tribble and Tracey Mancenido packed up their NYC apar...

Keep on Trucking

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

Holy freaking Yahweh! I go away for just one week and, of course, all sorts of contractor related items happen. Well, let's start with the issue of lo...

Trucker's Murder On Edens Stemmed From Argument Over Tailgating

Chicago Breaking News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Two truckers argued about tailgating over their CB radios before they pulled over on the Edens Expressway last week and one stabbed the other to death...

Goldman Sachs Driving YRC Trucking Into Bankruptcy, Hoffa Says | Pierre Paulden and Shannon D. Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Dec. 17 (Bloomberg) -- International Brotherhood of Teamsters President James Hoffa said Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is creating derivatives trades that ...

Trucker Stabbed On Edens, Police Close Expressway

Chicago Breaking News | January 15, 2010 12:51 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The northbound Edens Expressway was shut down at Tower Road near Northbrook on Friday as state police responded to a trucker who suffered a stab wound...

New Study Confirms Water Is Wet

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Finkle

Money is being spent on these evidently endless studies--perhaps lots and lots and lots of money. For what? For news as old as recorded time and maybe older.