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Seems Not Everybody Wants High-Speed Rail

The Republican lawmaker in line to head the House Transportation Committee says he wants to re-examine $10 billion in federal grants for high-speed train service, one of President Barack Obama’s own programs. Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., the committee’s ranking GOP … Continue reading

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NTSB: Public Forum For Safety, Mobility, and Aging Drivers November 9-10

The National Transportation Safety Board has published its agenda for the Safety, Mobility, and Aging Drivers forum, which will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 9, 2010. The two-day forum will be chaired by NTSB Chairman Deborah A.P. Hersman. … Continue reading

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Have You Seen Me – Kyron Richard Horman

The second-grader – Kyron Richard Horman – was last seen by his step-mom when she dropped him off at Skyline Elementary before 8 in the morning Friday June 4th, 2010. She took him around the school to look at the … Continue reading

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Changes Coming To Flying J

As you well know back in July 2009 Flying J announced that they were merging with Pilot Travel Centers because Flying J had filed bankruptcy. Flying J filed for Chapter 11 protections on December 22nd, 2008, after a precipitous drop … Continue reading

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IdleAire is it being reborn

IdleAire closed for business January 29, 2010, but seems it may be being reborn. An announcement on the website says that thanks to valued customers, fleets and professional drivers a new group is working to restart the service. © 2010, … Continue reading

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Replica of the Nina and The Pinta in Maysville, KY.

In 1492 Christopher Columbus discovered America. He was did it by leading three ships out of a Spanish port. Columbus, led the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria, and headed west. The trip took almost three months to make … Continue reading

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NTSB to meet on 2008 Motorcoach rollover in Texas

The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a public Board meeting on Tuesday, December 8, 2009, at 9:30 a.m. in its Board Room and Conference Center, 429 L’Enfant Plaza, S.W., Washington, D.C. There is one agenda item. © 2009, Truck … Continue reading

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Clarity on Truck Drivers News and OOIDA

I want to set a few “nitwits, Knuckleheads” out here straight. I am the OWNER of this website. I pick and choose my ADS on this website (except) for Google, they have a mind of their own. My affiliation with … Continue reading

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