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08/01/2017

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - A trucking company has agreed to pay $11 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a South Carolina trucker who burned to death last year after colliding with a gasoline tanker that was blocking a rural highway in the dark.

07/31/2017

YOUNTVILLE, Calif. - Fleets with a new Freightliner Cascadia with Detroit engine late this summer will be able to access engine performance reports over the air via the Detroit Connect portal.

07/28/2017

Searching for parking is more painful than ever for U.S. drivers.

Motorists spend an average of 17 hours a year searching for spots on streets, in lots, or in garages, according to a report issued Wednesday.

07/27/2017

Dive Brief: Convoy Inc., a two-year-old Seattle creator of trucking transport software similar to Uber Freight, received fresh funding of $62 million from Bill Gates's Cascade Investment and other backers, Bloomberg Technology reported.

07/26/2017

Autonomous trucks could spell the end for railroads' intermodal cost advantages. But the jury on self-driving vehicles is still out. For any number of reasons, the image of driverless trucks rumbling down the nation's highways doesn't sit well with many folks.

07/25/2017

Doft, the Silicon Valley truck-sharing startup company, announced the integration with the online load-posting platform PostEverywhere.

07/20/2017

When one of Uber's self-driving trucks drove 200 kilometers from Fort Collins to Colorado Spring to deliver a shipment of Budweiser, it seemed Uber was primed to disrupt the estimated $800 billion trucking indu

07/20/2017

Forget Big Data or AI, fright brokering in India remains a game of phone calls, personal connections and paperwork.

07/20/2017

Uber has entered the full-load freight trucking market with Uber Freight, an on-demand, service designed to streamline the way drivers connect to companies and businesses in need of shipping.