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  1. Hardy Brothers make large donation to SCCRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... means a lot to me," Ralph Hardy said. "I am glad that we are able to do this in order to help the college, the trucking industry, and to help entice drivers to get into the trucking business." "On behalf of our college, our students and our faculty, ...


  2. Pregnancy bias: The UPS case shows the need for work flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 |

    United Parcel Service's reversal of policy for pregnant employees last month took the public by surprise. The mail carrier is embroiled in a Supreme Court lawsuit against Peggy Young, a former employee who was denied a request to perform light duties during her pregnancy after her doctor advised her not to lift heavy boxes.


  3. Wages set to rise as job market improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... companies will probably warm to the idea that wages will need to go up. That's already true of industries such as trucking. Swift Transportation Co., Con-way Inc. and U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. are among the companies raising pay this year to ...


  4. Employers moving post-65 retirees to private health insurance exchangesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    A growing number of employers that offer health insurance to post-65 retirees are turning to private exchanges since the health care reform law took effect to provide coverage on an individual basis, often at a lower cost than their group plans could. The percentage of employers with 200 or more employees offering retiree health coverage had dropped to 28% in 2013 from 66% in 1988, according to the 2014 Kaiser Family Foundation/Health Research & Educational Trust survey of employer-sponsored health benefits.


  5. Hiring still in season for Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    With the National Retail Federation predicting a 4 percent gain in holiday sales, retailers, online merchants and shippers all boosted their hiring plans earlier this year. United Parcel Service, after being overwhelmed last year by a last-minute surge in shipments, doubled its hiring for the holidays, CNN reported.


  6. Hiring still in season for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Job seekers fill out applications at the Victoria's Secret table during Crossgates Mall's job fair for the holiday shopping season on Wednesday, Sept.


  7. On the money: 4 benefits changes that may stem from overhaul taxRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Many workers will soon find that their health insurance costs more and covers less next year, and that employers have taken a sharper interest in their well-being. Experts say the impact of a health care overhaul tax that doesn't start until 2018 is already being felt.


  8. Weekly Insider Sells Highlight: ROC, JBHT, PCLN, EBAYRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    According to GuruFocus Insider Data , the largest insider sells during the past week were: Rockwood Holdings Inc, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc, Priceline Group Inc, and eBay Inc. Director Seifi Ghasemi sold 458,163 shares of ROC stock on 11/19/2014 at the average price of $78.94. Seifi Ghasemi owns at least 1,029,167 shares after this.


  9. Raising the bridge at MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... The highway has been closed due to flooding several times in recent years, causing considerable expense to the trucking industry. Last year, the province rebuilt the northbound lanes of 75 from PR 205 near Aubigny to 1.8 km north of PR 305 near Ste. ...


  10. Perspective On The U.S. Industrial SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seeking Alpha

    On a year on year basis, U.S. industrial production grew by 4% compared to October 2014 with a history of steady growth. This might be overlooked by recent data of 0.1% decline in industrial production and 0.3% drop in capacity utilization compared to September 2014.


  11. American Athletic ObservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Charlotte Observer

    So wacky, in fact, that the team picked to finish seventh in the league now is part of the conversation to earn a non-Power 5 bowl bid. You know, the bid ECU had all but wrapped up in mid-October before stumbling.


  12. USA Truck Adds 2 to Dedicated Freight TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren named Greg Lutes vice president and general manager of the company's dedicated freight team.


  13. Unions: Good or Bad?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Motley Fool

    I've long supported unions. I've even belonged to two -- when I was a high school teacher and when I was a university administrative worker.


  14. Opera House's screening of "One Chance" canceled todayRead the original story

    Friday | Observer

    Due to the aftermath of this week's storm, Saturday night's Cinema Series screening of "One Chance" at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House has been canceled. The film will be presented for one night only on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 7:30 p.m. According to Opera House Executive Director Rick Davis, "because of this week's storm, United Parcel Service has thousands of packages stuck in Buffalo waiting to be sorted and delivered and among them is our movie."


  15. USF's White puts passion, precision on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tampa Bay Online

    Two of the most dramatic comeback victories in University of South Florida football history - both engineered by sophomore quarterback Mike White - were the bookends on one of the most emotionally wrenching months he could have imagined. If anything, though, White has learned that you can't look back and hope to get ahead.


  16. Sam's Town Live! Hosts Benefit Variety Show for Life Long Dreams TonightRead the original story

    Friday |

    Sam's Town Live! will bring together a bevy of local performers including magicians, singers and more to benefit Life Long Dreams, a local performance and visual arts non-profit organization that helps children and young adults with disabilities learn to express themselves and their dreams through arts tonight, November 22. Performers include Mark Bennick and Pip, magicians of America's Got Talent and Australia's Got Talent fame; Genevieve Dew, a locally renowned singer who has shared the stage with Clint Holmes and the Scintas; former Las Vegas Tenors member Mark Giovi ; the Las Vegas Mass Choir; pianist Ned Mills and more.


  17. Ex-UH basketball coach suffers stroke symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Then-Hawaii head coach Riley Wallace before the start of final home game of his career against Boise State at Stan Sheriff Center in March 2007. Former University of Hawaii basketball coach Riley Wallace was admitted to Maui Memorial Medical Center after experiencing symptoms consistent with a minor stroke, according to a family friend.


  18. Province to raise Highway 75, rebuild two bridges near MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | My

    ... system, and community and individual ring dikes. Upgrades to PTH 75 will allow area residents, tourists and the trucking industry to use the highway during most floods from the Emerson Port of Entry to Winnipeg. "Highway 75 is our major trade ...


  19. Old Dominion Freight Line Sets New 52-Week High at $79.17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    Old Dominion Freight Line shares hit a new 52-week high during trading on Friday , reports. The company traded as high as $79.17 and last traded at $78.53, with a volume of 273,245 shares traded.


  20. Covenant Transportation Group Hits New 12-Month High at $25.25Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 |

    Covenant Transportation Group 's share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Friday , reports. The company traded as high as $25.25 and last traded at $24.74, with a volume of 256,417 shares changing hands.