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Mo. trucker's sons charged in slaying of Ohio man

Mo. trucker's sons charged in slaying of Ohio man

MEXICO, Mo. — Two more teenage sons of a Missouri truck driver have been charged in the death of a man found in the refrigerated compartment of their father's tractor-trailer.

Oakland port haulers get $11 million more to help them comply

Oakland port haulers get $11 million more to help them comply

After threatened action by haulers at the Port of Oakland and pleas from the West State Alliance, drivers left out in the cold because they didn’t have funds to comply with drayage truck emissions standards got some help in the form of an extra $11 million yesterday.

FMCSA posts possible questions on HOS alternatives

FMCSA posts possible questions on HOS alternatives

WASHINGTON — In preparation for public listening sessions on Hours of Service, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has added a section to its Web site specifically targeting the listening sessions and discussion about possible changes to the current rule.

FMCSA announces dates for three HOS listening sessions

FMCSA announces dates for three HOS listening sessions

WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced it will hold four listening sessions in January to gather information and comments as the agency prepares a rulemaking proposal on Hours of Service requirements for property-carrying commercial vehicle drivers.

Diesel climbs 6.5 cents to $2.797

Diesel climbs 6.5 cents to $2.797

The weekly retail on-highway diesel prices rose for the second consecutive week, this time climbing $0.065 per gallon to $2.797 a gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

EOBR rule one step closer to final completion, sent to OMB Dec. 17

EOBR rule one step closer to final completion, sent to OMB Dec. 17

A final rule has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget regarding electronic on-board recorders (EOBRs) for Hours of Service compliance.

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