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Pilot Flying J reveals return of Road Warrior contest
Pilot Flying J reveals return of Road Warrior contest

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J Tuesday revealed the return of its annual Road Warrior contest that honors professional truck drivers in the United States who go the extra mile..

Preliminary data show June Class 8 orders above 40K
Preliminary data show June Class 8 orders above 40K

The two research companies that provide data on North American truck sales have reported June orders in excess of 40,000, one calling the number the highest June ever recorded. ACT..

Pilot Flying J opens three new UrgentCareTravel clinics
Pilot Flying J opens three new UrgentCareTravel clinics

MIAMI — UrgentCareTravel (UCT), the medical cinic network at Pilot Flying J, has opened three new medical clinics focused on providing fleets and professional drivers medical services. With the addition..

Diesel prices inch up overall, drop slightly in some regions
Diesel prices inch up overall, drop slightly in some regions

On-highway diesel prices rose in the past week, albeit by an almost imperceptible $0.007, leaving the national average at $3.243 as of July 9, according the U.S. Energy Information Administration..

FMCSA places N.M. truck driver OOS after head-on crash
FMCSA places N.M. truck driver OOS after head-on crash

WASHINGTON — The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has put a New Mexico-licensed CMV driver out-of-service and sidelined his truck after it was found he had been driving continuously for..

U.S. hiring ‘brisk’ with 213,000 new jobs in June; trucking adds 2,500
U.S. hiring ‘brisk’ with 213,000 new jobs in June; trucking adds 2,500

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers kept up a brisk hiring pace in June by adding 213,000 jobs, while trucking added 2,500 jobs, a sign of confidence in the economy despite the..

Retail group says U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods will drive up prices, destroy jobs
Retail group says U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods will drive up prices, destroy jobs

WASHINGTON — The National Retail Federation (NRF) today warned consumers that U.S. tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese goods set to take effect Friday will drive up prices for a..

OOIDA denied ELD exemption, says ‘disappointed’
OOIDA denied ELD exemption, says ‘disappointed’

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. —  The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association today expressed disappointment that its to the ELD mandate has been denied. The request was submitted eight months ago to the..

DOT says pilot program to provide boost to military recruitment
DOT says pilot program to provide boost to military recruitment

OMAHA, Neb. – U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao, Tuesday joined Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer and Congressman Don Bacon to announce that the Department of Transportation will launch a..

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