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Tonnage up in what may be best freight market ever
Tonnage up in what may be best freight market ever

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 0.7 percent in May after rising 2.7 percent in April. In May, the index..

U.S. Xpress closes stock offering
U.S. Xpress closes stock offering

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress Enterprises said Monday that it has closed its initial public offering of 18,056,000 shares of its Class A common stock and the full exercise of..

Price of gallon of diesel drops another 2.2 cents to $3.244
Price of gallon of diesel drops another 2.2 cents to $3.244

WASHINGTON  — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel fuel dropped 2.2 cents to $3.244 for the week ending June 18, the Energy Information Agency of the Department..

Georgia driver wins Best of Show in Shell Rotella SuperRigs
Georgia driver wins Best of Show in Shell Rotella SuperRigs

RAPHINE, Va. — Eric Turner Sr. of Ellenwood, Georgia, won Best of Show honors with his 2015 Peterbilt 389 with a 2018 Wally-Mo 8 car hauler at the 36th Annual..

Nebraska trucking exec: driverless trucks coming, but not anytime soon
Nebraska trucking exec: driverless trucks coming, but not anytime soon

By GRANT SCHULTE LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska lawmakers may have cleared the way for companies to test self-driving vehicles with a law passed earlier this year, but don't expect a..

FMCSA issues interim final rule delaying certain aspects of Medical Certificate integration
FMCSA issues interim final rule delaying certain aspects of Medical Certificate integration

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration chief Ray Martinez wasn’t kidding when he told The Trucker News Organization Thursday that it’s imperative FMCSA gets its computer systems upgraded and generating good..

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