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Champion becomes Part of the Kriska Group

Milton’s Champion Express has been acquired by Kriska Transportation GroupUnder the terms, Champion will continue to be led by its current manag... Read More

Class 8 Orders Remain Low

FTR reported preliminary orders of 16,400 units, marking the fourth consecutive month that orders have been below the 20,000-unit mark. FTR had April&... Read More

Meritor Reports Financial Results

Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) reported financial results for its second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2019.Second-Quarter Highlights• Sales of $1,1... Read More

FMCSA Plans Jun 7th For Release of HOS Changes

The plan is for the public to get its first glimpse of the proposed changes to the hours-of-service regulations on June 7, followed by a short comment... Read More

Amazon to Spend $800 million to Provide One Day Delivery

In an effort to revive its main eCommerce franchise and fend off greater competition, Amazon.com is planning to spend $800 million to reduce delivery... Read More

Nevada Raises Diesel Tax

The Nevada Senate voted 17-4 to advance a bill to authorize county commissions in counties with fewer than 100,000 people to add a tax of up to 5 cent... Read More

Truck Driver Charged With Vehicular Homicide in Denver Crash

Bond was set Saturday for the 23-year-old truck driver, Rogel Lazaro Aguilera-Mederos, alleged to have driven a semitrailer into stopped traffic in th... Read More

Amazon launches Digital Freight Brokerage Platform

Amazon launched a beta version of its digital freight brokerage platform at freight.amazon.com that promised to allow users to “tap into the sca... Read More

Estes Bids For Assets of NEMF

On April 26, Estes Express Lines submitted a $15 million bid to purchase two affiliates of the bankrupt LTL carrier, New England Motor Freight (NEMF)&... Read More

Kentucky Temporarily Closes I-71/I-75 Rest Area/Scale

Kentucky will be doing work on Interstate 71 southbound, which will result in weigh station and rest area closures. The Kentucky Transportation Cabine... Read More