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  1. California truckers win $2 million in wage theft suitRead the original story

    56 min ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... lead plaintiff's attorney, said on Friday the ruling would bolster litigation already brought against several other trucking firms and for additional wage-theft lawsuits he planned to file next week. "This is a tremendous victory in the fight ...

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  2. 'Silent Night' games shed light on homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    ... got the opportunity to make some permanent roots. His mother, a single parent of three, worked various jobs in the trucking industry, which eventually led her to taking a job in Ohio before DeVault's senior year. DeVault, who had grown close to his ...

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  3. Passenger traffic at El Paso International Airport ends 3-year declineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Passenger traffic at El Paso International Airport increased slightly in 2014 after significant declines in the previous three years, data released this week show. However, freight tonnage handled at the airport declined 2.2 percent last year - the second consecutive decline after gains the previous three years.

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

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings... )--Market Vectors is announcing its regular distributions per share for the Market Vectors municipal income and income-oriented exchange-traded funds.

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  5. $100 million NWA capital fund unveiled at economic forecast luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The City Wire

    John Silvia, chief economist with Wells Fargo Securities, warns state and local lawmakers about passing regulations that stifle disruptors like Uber, saying that disruptors can make a difference in economic growth. Silvia spoke at the University of Arkansas' Annual Business Forecast Luncheon held Friday in Rogers.

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  6. KOCH: Bearcats overcome offensive growing painsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Cincinnati Bearcats

    If it appeared as if the University of Cincinnati Bearcats were passing the ball around to no apparent purpose earlier this season, it's because at times that's exactly what they were doing. That's going to happen sometimes with an inexperienced team.

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  7. Knight Transportation, Inc. Announces Participation in Upcoming ConferencesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    In addition to operating one of the country's largest tractor fleets, Knight also partners with third-party equipment providers to provide a broad range of truckload services to its customers while creating quality driving jobs for our driving associates and successful business opportunities for owner-operators. The presentation or discussions at the conference may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

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  8. Wranglers finished in Las Vegas as options, time run outRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Players with the Las Vegas Wranglers Professional Hockey Club sign autographs for fans after their last home game of the regular season in the Orleans Arena on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. In the end, the Las Vegas Wranglers skated full circle.

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  9. Wranglers owner: Franchise reign 'comes to an end'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The Las Vegas Wranglers have called it a day. Team owner Gary Jacobs announced on Facebook today that he informed ECHL Commissioner Brian McKenna that the franchise was "voluntary withdrawing" its membership in the league.

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  10. Landstar plans to focus on the basics moving into 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... g for the first quarter, although it will get a little tighter around the end of the period. As capacity in the trucking industry continues to tighten, Gattoni said Landstar (NASDAQ:LSTR) will continue to benefit as customers rely on its consistency.

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  11. Women In Trucking Association launches Smart Phone App designed by uFollowitaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... trade gap took some of the luster off the biggest gain in consumer spending in almost nine years. The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association has partnered with uFollowita , a leading provider of mobile applications to offer an application designed to ...

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  12. Service and its importance to the aftermarketRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Truck News

    ... salary, different incentive programs and we also offer profit sharing." It's obvious technology is taking over the trucking industry in more ways than one, and of course, telematics is a large part of that. Both Delaney and Mulshine agreed that ...

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  13. Bendix announces executive promotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Truck News

    ... am confident that our Valves and Modules business will thrive under his leadership." Truck News is Canada's leading trucking newspaper - news and information for trucking companies, owner/operators, truck drivers and logistics professionals working ...

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  14. Trucking touts safety investments, wants FMCSA to see data 'without political lens'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Touting trucking's $7 billion investment in safety and a resulting improvement in fatal crashes over the last decade, an industry spokesman on Thursday told a Senate committee that federal regulators should focus on the primary causes of crashes and not on "peripheral issues." Jim Mullen, executive vice president and general counsel of Werner Enterprises, spoke on behalf of American Trucking Associations before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation's subcommittee on surface transportation.

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  15. Ferguson, USA solidarity in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    THE WORLD would not have woken up to what is happening to black families in America if the people of Ferguson had "just gone back home" after unarmed teenager Michael Brown was shot by a police officer , said a leading US black civil rights campaigner. Patrisse Cullors, co founder of the group Black Lives Matter, was speaking in Birmingham on a UK-wide Ferguson Solidarity Tour where she stressed that "change will not happen until people force it to happen".

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  16. UPS employees put out blaze after package catches fire: Secaucus officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    If you don't get a package you were expecting to come through the United Parcel Service this week, yours might have been one of the parcels affected by a minor fire at the delivery company's Secaucus facility yesterday. A small package caught fire around 9:30 p.m. while on a conveyor belt at the UPS processing facility at 493 County Ave., according to Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli, who is also part of the town's volunteer Fire Department.

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  17. UConn Basketball: Huskies overpowered by CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    The UConn Huskies fell to the Cincinnati Bearcats 70-58 at Fifth Third Arena Thursday night in front of over 11,000 fans. The Huskies played an extremely sloppy game in a very important match up against arguably their biggest American Athletic Conference rival.

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  18. UK must end cover-up of Diego Garcia interrogationsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Amnesty International USA

    The UK authorities must respond urgently to a statement today by a former Bush Administration staffer that interrogations of CIA detainees took place on the British island of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean, Amnesty International said. Lawrence Wilkerson the Chief of Staff to the former US Secretary of State Colin Powell told Vice News that after leaving office in 2005, intelligence sources had informed him that Diego Garcia had been used as a site "where people were temporarily housed and interrogated from time to time."

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  19. ATA makes truck safety recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tire Business

    The U.S. trucking industry has made an estimated $7 billion investment in safety, and Congress needs to support that efforts with new regulations, a representative of the American Trucking Associations told a Senate subcommittee Jan. 29. "The trucking industry is justifiably proud of its commitment to safety," said Jim Mullen, executive vice president and general counsel of Werner Enterprises in Omaha, Neb., at a hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Surface Transportation. Thanks to the trucking industry's efforts, the number of large truck-related fatalities dropped 21 percent in the past decade, and the large truck fatality rate fell 37 percent during the same period, Mr. Mullen said.

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  20. Thanks, Congressman Hanna, for suspending 'restart' rule for truckersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    ... k Congressman Hanna for ensuring commonsense policies are in place for the lifeblood of the American economy -- the trucking industry.

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