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Border Patrol agents discover 59 illegal aliens in back of big rig
Border Patrol agents discover 59 illegal aliens in back of big rig

LAREDO, Texas — Border Patrol Agents on April 20 discovered 59 illegal aliens inside the trailer of a big rig. The illegal aliens were found in good health and identified..

3 die as big rigs collide on I-40 in Arkansas
3 die as big rigs collide on I-40 in Arkansas

CARLISLE, Ark. — Three people died in a collision Tuesday afternoon involving two 18-wheelers on Interstate 40 in central Arkansas, a wreck that closed part of the busy interstate for..

Arkansas Department of Transportation joins anti-trafficking initiative
Arkansas Department of Transportation joins anti-trafficking initiative

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) is joining a national initiative by signing the Transportation Leaders Against Human Trafficking pledge, according to agency officials. The Department..

13 truckers help Michigan police thwart possible suicide
13 truckers help Michigan police thwart possible suicide

DETROIT — Michigan State Police used 13 big rigs to keep a man from jumping off an overpass on the I-696 freeway early Tuesday. Chris Harrison, who claims to have..

FMCSA declares Georgia trucking company to be an imminent hazard to public safety
FMCSA declares Georgia trucking company to be an imminent hazard to public safety

WASHINGTON -- The Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered an Acworth, Georgia-based trucking company Daya Trucking to immediately cease all interstate and intrastate operations after investigators found the company to..

J.J. Keller achieves ISO 27001:2013 certification
J.J. Keller achieves ISO 27001:2013 certification

NEENAH, Wis. — J. J. Keller & Associates has achieved ISO 27001:2013 certification, the international standard that outlines best practices for an information security management system (ISMS). This certification validates..

Maryland governor calls for new highway contract
Maryland governor calls for new highway contract

ANNAPOLIS, Md.  — Gov. Larry Hogan directed state transportation officials on Friday to seek a new contract for a multimillion highway expansion after a news report raised questions about ties..

ATA Truck Tonnage Index down in March, but up over previous year
ATA Truck Tonnage Index down in March, but up over previous year

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index declined 1.1 percent in March after easing downward by 0.8 percent in February. In March,..

Mississippi OKs $25 million in bonds for bridge improvements
Mississippi OKs $25 million in bonds for bridge improvements

JACKSON, Miss. — Top Mississippi officials have approved the state's borrowing $25 million to help repair or replace dangerous bridges. Republican Gov. Phil Bryant, Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and..

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