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  1. Alpharetta, Milton To Honor Veterans Who've Made The Ultimate SacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    The cities of Alpharetta an Milton will host Memorial Day ceremonies to pay tribute to the service men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting their homeland. Alpharetta's inaugural Memorial Day Tribute will take place at 8:30 a.m. May 25. The event is free for the public to attend and will be held at Alpharetta City Hall.

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  2. Old Dominion Shuffles Senior ManagementRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Old Dominion Freight Line announced that Greg C. Gantt has been promoted to president and chief operating officer of the company, replacing David S. Congdon as the company's president. Congdon will retain his role as company CEO and will now also be vice chairman of the board of directors.

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  3. Boyd Gaming Announces Initial Results Of Tender Offer And Consent...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hotel Interactive

    Boyd Gaming Corporation today announced that pursuant to the terms of its previously announced tender offer and consent solicitation for any and all of its outstanding 9.125% Senior Notes due 2018 , holders of approximately $458.7 million aggregate principal amount of the outstanding Notes , have validly tendered their Notes and are deemed to have validly delivered the requisite consents for the proposed amendments to the indenture governing the Notes prior to the expiration of the consent date which was 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on May 21, 2015. The consents received exceeded the number needed to approve the proposed amendments.

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  4. P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. Commences Self Tender Offer to Purchase Up to 80,000 sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... rward-looking statements. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, excess capacity in the trucking industry; surplus inventories; recessionary

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  5. Even More Zappos Employees Are Being Offered Money To LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TIME.com

    A package from Zappos.com moves down a conveyor belt during the afternoon sort at the United Parcel Service Inc. Worldport facility in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Only days after 14% of Zappos' employees accepted a severance offer from the company, even more employees are being offered the opportunity to quit for cash, according to Quartz .

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  6. Trucking industry urged to 'wear plaid for Dad' June 19Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Truck News

    In order to raise awareness about prostate cancer as well as money to help fight the disease, a movement is underway to wear plaid for Dad on June 19. James Steed of Steed Standard Transport, and an Ontario Trucking Association board member, wants the trucking industry to get involved. "I am James Steed and I accept the challenge and will be wearing plaid on June 19 to raise awareness for Prostate Cancer," he announced.

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  7. Con-way Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Con-way has earned an average rating of "Hold" from the thirteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, Analyst Ratings.Net reports . One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company.

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  8. Landstar Appoints New Chairman, Sets Stock BuybackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Transport Topics

    Landstar System said May 22 that Diana Murphy has been named nonexecutive chairman of the board, effective May 19, and that it raised to 3 million the amount of its stock shares it intends to purchase. Murphy, who joined the board in 1998 and has served as its lead director since May 2012, "has been a valuable member of Landstar's board for over 17 years," CEO Jim Gattoni said in a statement.

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  9. Old Dominion Promotes Greg Gantt to PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Transport Topics

    Chief Financial Officer J. Wes Frye announced he will retire at the end of the year and be succeeded by Treasurer Adam Satterfield. "Old Dominion is fortunate to have someone of Greg's experience and expertise," Congdon said in a statement.

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  10. ATA urges hours-of-service study supportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tire Business

    The American Trucking Associations has asked members of the House Appropriations Committee to support a stronger version of the bipartisan hours-of-service restart study requirement Congress approved last December. The May 12 letter, signed by more than 120 other interested organizations, highlights the need for Congress to prevent the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration from "skewing results of its study to fit its own conclusions - conclusions that run counter to the industry's experience under the agency's onerous restart restrictions, the ATA said.

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  11. Memorial Day: What's closed on the holiday?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    If you have Memorial Day off and planned to use the time catching up on your errands, you may be better off taking in a parade. A number of businesses will be closed in observance of the holiday, which honors veterans who died serving in the U.S. military.

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  12. TQL introduces first mobile app for trucking industry with speak-and-search capabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WebWire

    ... truck drivers on the road searching for loads to haul. Carrier Dashboard 4.1 is the first mobile application in the trucking industry with speak-and-search technology. The app, released on May 19 from Total Quality Logistics (TQL), has been in ...

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  13. Will County Board Extends Overweight Truck Permits for 60 More DaysRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    The Will County board extended the temporary overweight truck permit of Manhattan-Arsenal Road but not before hearing from the trucking industry urging them to find a long term solution. The owner of a trucking facility in Bolingbrook says their customers will move their business elsewhere.

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  14. 5 Secret Amazon Prime Perks You Don't Know AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Time

    A package shipped from Amazon.com moves down a conveyor belt during the afternoon sort at the United Parcel Service Inc. Worldport facility in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Every year when my Amazon Prime membership is about to auto-renew, like the tens of millions of other members, I take a step back and wonder if the $99 per year price is worth it.

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  15. UPS settles complaint it shortchanged government customersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    United Parcel Service Co. agreed to pay more than $25 million to settle complaints that it kept false records to hide late deliveries and collect more for overnight packages to government customers.

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  16. United Parcel Service Sees Significant Growth in Short InterestRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    United Parcel Service was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 12,182,001 shares, a growth of 49.2% from the April 15th total of 8,164,350 shares, American Banking News reports.

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  17. Baker Street Capital sells stake in truckerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    One of USA Truck's largest shareholders has sold its stake in the Van Buren-based company, but Chief Financial Officer Michael Borrows said Thursday that Baker Street Capital Management's departure will not affect day-to-day operations.

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The following can be attributed... )--AcxiomA , an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and full year e... )--Like fashion, the tech world has its fall lineup.

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  19. Memorial Day: What's open and closed on Memorial Day 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Have you heard the news? According to a Mass Live report published on May 21, a highly anticipated holiday is almost here. A three-day weekend and unofficial kick-off to the summer season is just a few hours away and Americans are more than ready to celebrate.

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  20. Manitoba Trucking Association names new safety directorRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Truck News

    Pschulski will be charged with "guiding a trucking industry-based safety program for employers and workers to engage in positive safety and health practices that ensure employees are safe and workplaces are productive," MTA announced.

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