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  • Cummins to add SCR to its 2010 heavy-duty engines
    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted Aug 13th 2008 5:24AM
    COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins Inc. will add selective catalytic reduction (SCR) aftertreatment to its heavy-duty products for 2010 to deliver the b...
  • Driver dies as rig plunges off bridge
    By Land Line
    Posted Aug 12th 2008 5:39AM
    John Robert Short, a 57-year-old truck driver from Willards, MD, was killed Sunday, Aug. 10, when his truck plunged off the Chesapeake Bay Bridge fo...
  • Economy tough on trucking in second quarter
    By Jami Jones, senior editor - Land Line
    Posted Aug 12th 2008 5:34AM
    Trucking companies going out of business continued at a record pace in the second quarter, according to a report released by trucking analyst Donald...
  • ‘Public’ process criticized on Pennsylvania I-80 toll plan
    By David Tanner, staff writer, Landline
    Posted Aug 11th 2008 3:40AM
    // Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission officials have vowed to keep the public in the loop and part of the process during the proposed conv...
  • Crooks scam millions from drivers
    By Charlie Morasch, staff writer
    Posted Aug 11th 2008 3:38AM
    Swiping a card to pay at the pump? // Consumers already paying high diesel and gas prices reportedly have another adversary at the pump &...
  • OOIDA, Volvo recognize drivers for safe driving
    By Carol Hill
    Posted Aug 11th 2008 3:33AM
    // OOIDA recently announced August honorees in the Association’s Safe Driving Award program. The following drivers have been recognized b...
  • Michigan bills target driver distractions
    By Keith Goble, state legislative editor, Landline
    Posted Aug 11th 2008 3:31AM
    // As state lawmakers prepare to head back to the Michigan statehouse Wednesday, Aug. 13, for their final push to approve bills before the ...
  • Wall Street analyst upgrades trucking industry
    By Landline
    Posted Aug 11th 2008 3:27AM
    // One of the trucking industry analysts that Wall Street relies on for investment tips upgraded his assessment of the trucking industry T...
  • Congress considers cash incentives for crash avoidance technology
    By Landline
    Posted Aug 8th 2008 3:08AM
    // Truckers will be able to get a tax break on the purchase of crash-avoidance technology if a bill that was just introduced in the U.S. S...
  • Kentucky judge: highway bill a no-go
    By Keith Goble, state legislative editor, Landline
    Posted Aug 8th 2008 3:07AM
    // A Kentucky judge has ruled that the General Assembly in the state cannot stop the clock and work beyond its constitutional deadline. ...