In The News

  • IdleAire may have buyer
    By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Editor -
    Posted May 16th 2008 4:34AM
    It's looking like IdleAire, which declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday, may have a buyer waiting in the wings.       The Kno...
  • Fight brewing over LCV study
    By Sean Kilcarr - Fleet Owner
    Posted May 16th 2008 4:25AM
    The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) is weighing in against efforts by trucking interests to re-examine the raising of size and weight l...
  • Florida truckers brainstorm with media, lawmakers on high fuel prices
    By Clarissa Kell-Holland, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted May 15th 2008 3:39AM
    Desperate to save his own business from going under because of high fuel prices, one trucker, Robert Solfio of New Port Richey, FL, said he decide...
  • Highway service stations overhauled
    By Today's Trucking
    Posted May 15th 2008 3:35AM
    CHATHAM, Ont. -- Several roadside facilities and truckstops across Ontario are being closed for updates this summer. According to local media...
  • The drive for sustainability
    By Sean Kilcarr - Fleet Owner
    Posted May 15th 2008 3:32AM
    The need to reduce energy consumption, cut pollution and fight climate change while also making transportation systems more efficient is becoming ...
  • Virginia State Police looking for big rig involved in hit-and-run that injured trooper
    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted May 15th 2008 3:27AM
    BUCHANAN, Va. —Virginia State Police are requesting the assistance of anyone that can provide information regarding a hit and run that occur...
  • There are limits on how long information can stay on your job history
    By Derek Hinton - The Trucker News Services
    Posted May 15th 2008 3:18AM
    How long does ”˜stuff’ stay on your employment history record? One of the more common questions I get involves how long certain informati...
  • ProMiles® offers expediters specific routing options
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted May 14th 2008 9:34AM
    Not all commercial vehicles are created equal. Nowhere is that more evident than in the expediters market where vehicles can range anywhere fr...
  • Oil steady after record near $127
    By George Jahn - The Associated Press
    Posted May 14th 2008 4:38AM
    VIENNA, Austria — Oil prices were steady Wednesday after moving back from an overnight trading record near $127 a barrel on concerns that Iran...
  • IdleAire files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
    By The Associated Press
    Posted May 14th 2008 4:33AM
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — IdleAire Technologies Corp., which provides services to long-haul truckers at truck stops, has filed for bankruptcy. ...