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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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January 05, 2018 - Trucker Faces 20 Years After Pleading Guilty To Smuggling Alien Found Dead In Locked Toolbox
January 02, 2018 - Police Identify 2 Oregon Truck Drivers Killed In Fiery Head-On Crash
December 27, 2017 - Iowa First Of Eight States To Debut New Truck Parking Information System
December 18, 2017 - Truck Driver Makes Headlines After Surviving 40-Foot Fall During Traffic Arrest
December 14, 2017 - Truck Driver Scores $4 Million Jackpot Ticket At Daily Delivery Stop

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

December 12, 2017 - Police Say Teen Runaway Is 'Lucky To Be Alive' After Riding 55 Miles As Semi-Truck Stowaway
December 09, 2017 - Truck Driver Opens Fire On Man And His Dog Over Parking Spot
December 06, 2017 - #ELDorME: Truckers Drive Up Protests And Raise Public Awareness As ELD Mandate Looms
November 28, 2017 - Man Charged In New York Truck Attack Pleads Not Guilty To All Charges
November 25, 2017 - CHP Says Blown Tire And Not Wearing A Seatbelt Caused Truck Driver's Tragic Death
November 21, 2017 - Truck Driver Charged In Tragic Palm Springs Tour Bus Crash That Killed 13
November 17, 2017 - Jury Hears Insider Stories And Secret Recordings In Second Week Of Pilot Flying J Fraud Trial
November 15, 2017 - Trucker Sentenced To 3-6 Years For Fatal Hit-and-Run Of Fellow Driver
November 13, 2017 - Truck Driver Plunges Off Texas Overpass And Crash Lands Onto Freeway Below
November 01, 2017 - Investigation Reveals More Details About Driver Involved In Deadly New York Truck Attack
October 30, 2017 - Trucking Industry Braces For ELD Mandate To Take Effect December 18, 2017
October 26, 2017 - Michigan Truck Driver Charged With Threatening To Kill Trump
October 23, 2017 - Truck Driver Pay Expected To Increase As Industry Braces For Shortage To Get Worse
October 19, 2017 - 'Dancing Trucker' Grooves His Way Back To Health And Inspiring Others To Do The Same
October 16, 2017 - Truck Driver Pleads Guilty In Fatal Human Smuggling Case
October 11, 2017 - Trump Appeals To Truck Drivers To Help Sell New Tax Plan
October 04, 2017 - Beloved Truck Driver Among 59 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting
October 02, 2017 - Trucker Fights Off Robber With Machete Weeks After Wisconsin Driver Violently Attacked At Rest Stop
September 27, 2017 - 1 Driver Dead, 2 Seriously Injured In Fiery Three-Semi Crash
September 23, 2017 - Senate Passes New Anti-Trafficking Bills, Including Lifetime CDL Ban
September 21, 2017 - Truck Driver Will Not Face Death Penalty In Fatal Smuggling Case, Second Suspect Charged
September 19, 2017 - Police Search For Suspect Vehicle In Fatal Shooting Of Omaha Truck Driver/Iraq War Veteran
September 11, 2017 - Irma Aftermath: Floods, Power Outages and Fuel Shortages Continue to Devastate Florida
September 07, 2017 - Florida Gov. Tackles Fuel Shortage and Traffic Jams As State Braces For Irma
August 24, 2017 - 2 Truck Drivers Shot In 2 Attempted Robberies On Cleveland's East Side
August 21, 2017 - Another Ohio Truck Driver Blacks Out On Heroin While Behind The Wheel
July 27, 2017 - 3 Teens Dead, 1 Injured After Vehicle Slams Into Parked Semi Trailer
July 25, 2017 - More Details Emerge In Deadly Smuggling Operation, Truck Driver Could Face Death Penalty
July 23, 2017 - Trucker Arrested After Botched Smuggling Attempt Leaves 9 Dead and Several in Critical Condition
July 19, 2017 - WATCH VIDEO: Motorist Captures Dangerous Road Rage Drama Between Hummer and Semi Truck
July 17, 2017 - Distracted Driving Results in 3 Separate Crashes on Ohio Highway
July 12, 2017 - Fuel Truck Driver Overdoses On Heroin In Running Vehicle Parked at Gas Station
July 08, 2017 - Police Seek Public's Help Locating Machete Wielding Suspect Involved In Truck Driver's Death
July 05, 2017 - Witness Captures Dramatic Video of Semi Crash and Motorists Rushing To Driver's Rescue
June 30, 2017 - Big Rig Crash Goes Viral As Dozens of Pigs Take Over Texas Highway
June 28, 2017 - Arkansas Truck Driver Killed After Semi Strikes Bridge and Explodes In Flames
June 26, 2017 - Second California Truck Driver Gets 10 Year Sentence For Hauling Heroin To New Jersey
June 20, 2017 - New Evidence Postpones Trial For Truck Driver Charged in June 2015 Crash That Killed 6 People
June 16, 2017 - Investigation Unveils Disturbing Abuse Claims As California Port Truck Drivers Plan 15th Strike
June 14, 2017 - Truck Driver Charged in Death Of Cyclist Crushed By Shipping Container
June 12, 2017 - Truck Drivers Caught In Crossfire of Confusing Gun Laws
June 05, 2017 - Michigan Truck Driver Involved in May 25 Pile-up, Kidnaps Woman To Buy Drugs Then Commits Suicide
June 01, 2017 - Tanker Driver Escapes Moments Before Massive Explosion Shuts Down Denver Freeway
May 30, 2017 - Women Pleads Guilty To Truck Driver's Murder During 2008 'Bonnie and Clyde' Crime Spree
May 25, 2017 - Disgruntled Former Trucker Crashes Party At Infamous Nevada Brothel
May 23, 2017 - Senators and ATA Drive-Up Pressure For Mandatory Hair Testing of Truck Drivers
May 17, 2017 - Fiery 6-Vehicle Crash Kills Tanker Driver and Young Family of 4
May 15, 2017 - Semi Driver and 3 Others Killed in Chain Reaction Crash in Indiana
May 13, 2017 - Company Dedicates Rig To Drive Up Fight Against Cancer
May 10, 2017 - Former Truck Driver Pleads Guilty to 2014 Killing of 24-Year-Old New Mexico Woman
May 08, 2017 - TSA Warns Trucking Industry About Threat Of Vehicle Ramming Terrorist Attacks in U.S.
May 03, 2017 - Semi Crushes Vehicle With Motorist Trapped Inside
May 01, 2017 - Big Rig Crashes Into Apartment Building, Waking Up Residents
April 29, 2017 - Hero Truck Driver Rescues Toddler Wandering Alone Near Busy Roadway
April 26, 2017 - Tow-Truck Driver Charged With First-Degree Murder In Road Rage Shooting of Semi Driver
April 21, 2017 - Video Captures Terrified Motorist Dragged Along Highway By Oblivious Rig Driver
April 20, 2017 - Troopers and Truckers Team Up To Crackdown On Dangerous Motorists
April 17, 2017 - Search Continues For Truck Driver Who Fled Scene of Fatal Crash
April 12, 2017 - New Bill Proposes Mandatory Human Trafficking Awareness Course For CDL Holders
April 10, 2017 - Family Business Offers $6000 Reward For Return of Stolen Semi-Truck
April 07, 2017 - 4 Dead, 15 Injured In Latest Truck 'Terror Attack'
April 05, 2017 - Trucker Drives 3000 Miles Nonstop Fueled By Meth, Cocaine and LSD
April 04, 2017 - Truckers Name America's 10 Most Dangerous Roads
March 31, 2017 - Driver That Killed 13 People In Texas Crash Admits He Was Texting and Driving
March 29, 2017 - High Winds Kill Truck Driver in Oklahoma, 3 Storm Chasers Killed In Texas
March 27, 2017 - Truck Driver Seriously Injured After Cab Plunges Off Chicago Expressway
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
March 13, 2017 - Drivers Warned, Flights Cancelled As Northeast Braces For 'Stella'
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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.