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NTSB: Truck in 7-person fatality had improper authority
NTSB: Truck in 7-person fatality had improper authority

THOREAU, N. M. — The tractor-trailer involved in a fatal accident near here August 30 was operating outside its granted authority, according to federal records. The National Transportation Safety Board..

Love’s raises more than $3.4M for sick children
Love’s raises more than $3.4M for sick children

OKLAHOMA CITY – Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) store employees and customers raised more than $3.4 million for sick and injured children through its five-week store campaign to raise funds for..

Studies: crashes up as much as 6% in legal pot states
Studies: crashes up as much as 6% in legal pot states

RUCKERSVILLE, Va. — Crashes are up by as much as 6 percent in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, compared with neighboring states that haven't legalized marijuana for recreational use, new..

Cass says shipment volume up as result of expanding economy
Cass says shipment volume up as result of expanding economy

ST. LOUIS — Despite all the recent turmoil in the financial markets and the resulting concerns about the strength of the economy, the Cass Freight Shipments Index is signaling that..

New TRIP report: motorists in urban areas face rough ride
New TRIP report: motorists in urban areas face rough ride

WASHINGTON — If you are driving in the San Francisco/Oakland area, you stand a pretty good chance of driving (or riding) on some pretty sorry roads. So says the a..

Volvo trucks with GHG 2017 engines eligible for software, parameter updates
Volvo trucks with GHG 2017 engines eligible for software, parameter updates

GREENSBORO, N.C. — All Volvo truck owners in the U.S. and Canada with GHG 2017 Volvo engines equipped with Volvo’s factory-installed connectivity hardware are now eligible for software and parameter..

Mack expands Over The Air software, parameter capabilities
Mack expands Over The Air software, parameter capabilities

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mack Trucks has expanded its Mack Over The Air (OTA) software and vehicle parameter capabilities with even more available updates for Mack customers with 2017 GHG Mack..

60 years in the making: Iowa’s Highway 20 expansion finished
60 years in the making: Iowa’s Highway 20 expansion finished

HOLSTEIN, Iowa  — After six decades of construction, an expansion project to build a four-lane expressway across northern Iowa is finished. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held Friday in Holstein..

California agency, gas tax backers worked closely together
California agency, gas tax backers worked closely together

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  — As the political battle to overturn California's gas tax increase intensified, the state transportation agency coordinated frequently with the public affairs firm working to block the repeal..

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