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The U.S. Trucking industry employs one out of 15 workers across the nation...a number that only continues to grow as the economy recovers and a topic that is increasingly making news. With over 80 percent of communities in the U.S. depending on trucks exclusively for their everyday lives, the trucking industry news is not only essential for truck drivers, it affects the entire US economy and everyone living in it.

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March 24, 2017 - Trump Turns To Truckers To Drive Up Support For New Health Care Bill
March 24, 2017 - Trump Meets Truckers To Drive Up Support For New Health Care Bill
March 22, 2017 - Gorsuch Grilled On His Cold Ruling In 'Frozen Trucker Case'
March 20, 2017 - New Jersey Focuses On Truck Inspections As First Line Defense Against Opioid Crisis
March 17, 2017 - After Erratic Chase, Trucker Tells Police He Took 'Some Kind of Drug' Purchased at a Gas Station

The trucking industry has plenty of jobs and plenty of news to stay on top has it all in convenient location – the truck stop on the Internet highway.

Today, there are 3.24 million truck drivers in every state across the entire nation and there are many critical issues, daily news and important events in every area of the trucking industry. Whether it's the oil boom in Texas, the shale boom in Ohio, weather warnings in the Midwest or federal regulations affecting truck drivers in every has all the important industry news right at your fingertips. From the "need to know" to the "good to know", simply click on our Industry News page and we'll update you every day. is where technology and truck drivers's Truck Stop on the information highway.

Its estimated that about 95% of today's OTR truck drivers travel with a laptop and staying connected to loved ones as well as the industry are the two major reasons why.

Getting the News is as important to truck drivers as truck drivers are essential to the entire country. But being a truck driver also means being constantly on the road to get the job done and make deliveries on time. But just as Internet technology is revolutionizing many areas of the trucking industry and allowing more efficiency, fortunately truck drivers are reaping the benefits as well.

Older News

March 13, 2017 - Drivers Warned, Flights Cancelled As Northeast Braces For 'Stella'
March 10, 2017 - Girl Rides Horse Through Snowstorm To Bring Stranded Truck Driver Coffee and Warm Meal
March 07, 2017 - Cat Survives Rough, 400-Mile Journey Clinging to Semi-Truck's Undercarriage
March 01, 2017 - Tornados Kill 3, Destroy Homes and Scatters Vehicles Across Missouri Highway
February 27, 2017 - Truck Driver Arrested After Bizarre 911 Call: "I'm headed to Donald Trump with bombs."
February 22, 2017 - Log Truck Driver Killed After Slamming Brakes To Avoid Motorist
February 17, 2017 - Semi Driver Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter In Fatal Missouri Crash
February 14, 2017 - Caught On Camera: Rig Crushes Patrol Car On Windy Highway
February 10, 2017 - Driver Dies After Rig Plunges Over Chesapeake Bay Bridge
February 08, 2017 - Truck Driver and Veteran Charged After Road Rage Escalates into Gunfire
February 06, 2017 - Cops Bust International Drug Ring That Employed Long Haul Truck Drivers
February 01, 2017 - Driver Charged With OWI After Destructive Trail Leaves Residents Without Power
January 27, 2017 - Man Killed While Helping Friend on I-94, Police Searching For Hit-and-Run Semi-truck
January 25, 2017 - Captured On Camera: Commuter Train Crashes into FedEx Cargo Truck
January 23, 2017 - 'Trucker Lives Matter' Seeks to Make America's Roads Safe Again
January 20, 2017 - Trump Sworn in as 45th US President, Infrastructure Plans Remain Unclear
January 18, 2017 - Health Becoming Bigger Priority For Today's Truckers
January 16, 2017 - Deadly Winter Storm Continues Wreaking Havoc Across US
January 11, 2017 - Truck Drivers Stranded In Avalanche Closure Gets Pizza Delivery To I-70
January 06, 2017 - Trucker Takes Action To Help Fellow Drivers Fight Depression
January 04, 2017 - Trial Starts for Man Facing Life in Prison After Drugged Driving Rampage
January 02, 2017 - Groups Push To Restore Mandatory Behind-the-Wheel Hours For Student Truck Drivers
December 28, 2016 - Video of Fatal Fuel Truck Crash Goes Viral, Fellow Trucker Helps Raise Over $14K For Family
December 26, 2016 - Dashcam of Drunk Semi Driver Used as Holiday Reminder
December 22, 2016 - Recent Vehicular Terrorist Attack in Berlin Raises Concern in the U.S.
December 19, 2016 - Truck Driver Dies Delivering Holiday Packages
December 16, 2016 - Amazon To Launch Its Own "Uber For Trucking" App in 2017
December 14, 2016 - "The Truck Parking Diaries:" ATRI Releases Findings From Latest Truck Parking Study
December 12, 2016 - Congress Puts Brakes On HOS Rules for Truck Drivers
December 10, 2016 - Police Say Shooter Has Confessed To Killing Truck Driver But Motive Remains Unclear
December 07, 2016 - Truck Driver Flees Shooting Then Seeks Refuge In Another Nearby Crime Scene
December 05, 2016 - Propane Truck Driver Hailed a Hero For Taking Action in Building Explosion
December 02, 2016 - Truck Driver Takes Plea Deal, Avoids Prison and Finally Ends Publicized Saga
November 26, 2016 - Truck Drivers Win Pay Fight Against Wal-Mart
November 23, 2016 - Meals For 18 Wheels Brings Thanksgiving To Truck Drivers
November 21, 2016 - Heroic Truckers Rescue Fellow Driver From Fiery Crash Site
November 18, 2016 - Truck Driver Shows CBS Who the Real Dangerous Drivers Are
November 16, 2016 - Police Seek Witnesses Of I-96 Crash That Killed Truck Driver
November 14, 2016 - Construction Driver Allegedly Runs Over Two DAPL Protesters and Fires Shots
November 09, 2016 - Trump's Win Backed By Majority Of Trucking Industry
November 07, 2016 - Arizona Semi Driver Leads Kentucky Police On 69-Mile Chase
November 05, 2016 - Truck Drivers Found To Be Getting Biggest Wage Increase In US Job Market
November 02, 2016 - Phony Companies Scam Small Trucking Companies Out of Millions
October 26, 2016 - Mission Complete: Uber's Self-Driving Start-up Makes 120-Mile Beer Run
October 24, 2016 - 13 Dead and 31 Injured After Tour Bus Crashes Into Semi
October 21, 2016 - 4 Dead After 3 Separate Rear-Ending Incidents in North Carolina
October 19, 2016 - Two Truck Drivers Killed in Fiery I-80 Crash
October 17, 2016 - National Database Will List Commercial Drivers Who Failed Drug Tests
October 14, 2016 - Smaller Firms Say E-Logs Will Drive Them Out of Business and Violate Personal Privacy
October 12, 2016 - Gunman Still On the Loose After Violent Attempt To Rob Truck Driver
October 10, 2016 - Truck Driver Arrested After Abducting 4-Year-Old and Leading 5-State Manhunt
October 07, 2016 - Carrier Involved in Fatal Airbag Explosion Forced to Shut Down, May Face Criminal Charges
October 05, 2016 - NTSB Says Truck Driver's Fatigue and Drug Use Were Factors In Crash That Killed Six
October 03, 2016 - Semi Driver Tasered After Chaotic Cross-State Police Chase
September 30, 2016 - Truck Driver Behind Bars After Smelly Smuggling Attempt Goes Bad
September 28, 2016 - Man Drowns After Driving Stolen National Grid Truck Into Hudson River
September 26, 2016 - Rampage Semi Driver Took His Two Kids on Terrifying Ride
September 24, 2016 - Big Rig Overturns Killing Cattle, Lumber Truck Spill Causes Chaos
September 21, 2016 - Truck Driver Trapped In I-85 Riots Said She Feared For Her Life
September 19, 2016 - Motorcyclist Faces Serious Charges After Shooting At Semi-Truck
September 16, 2016 - Truck Drivers Speak Out Against Proposed Speed Limit Rule
September 14, 2016 - Stolen Semi Truck Stars in Live Three Hour Police Chase
September 12, 2016 - Florida Launches Program to Tackle Truck Parking Problem
September 09, 2016 - OSHA Launches Investigation Into Death of 29-Year-Old Truck Driver
September 07, 2016 - Truck Driver Wins $9.4 Million But Plans to Keep on Truckin'
September 05, 2016 - A Labor Day Look At Trucking Jobs Now and On the Road Ahead
September 02, 2016 - Body of Missing 22-Year-Old Truck Driver Finally Found in River
August 31, 2016 - Truck Driver Who Lost His Leg Blames Steering System Malfunction For Near Fatal Crash
August 29, 2016 - 1 Dead, 4 Injured After Truck Carrying Takata Airbags Explodes
August 24, 2016 - Search Continues For Missing 22-Year-Old Dump Truck Driver
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With specialty web sites such as, the Internet has become a must have tool for today's truck drivers. Now truck drivers can be on-line while on the road and is the most efficient way to stay connected to the industry. We provide easy, immediate access to the most current, important industry news and the best trucking opportunities all in one convenient location. is your truck stop to find trucking jobs and most current news.