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A trucker quit his job minutes after he and his wife both won lottery prizes

Tony Hedley and his wife, Christine, both had winning tickets each worth £166,666, or about $210,00…

Alia Shoaib   


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Ukraine's drone war offensive threatened by Polish truckers' month-long border blockade

A month-long border blockade by Polish truck drivers, who say they are being undercut, is causing s…

Rebecca Rommen   


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Taylor Swift shelled out $100,000 bonuses to truckers on her Eras tour, reports say

Taylor Swift's father passed out the $100,000 checks to Eras tour truckers with handwritten letters…

Grace Kay   


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More freight carriers are exiting the market as soaring diesel prices drag on truckers

Diesel prices have surged 18% from July to September, and that's worsened financial stress for truc…

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Millennials rejoice: Wedge sandals are back!

Platform wedges were popular in the late '00s and 2010s, but had fallen out of style. Until now. Fi…

Katie Notopoulos   


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Truckers over a billion hours sitting in traffic every year, making shipping even more expensive. See the 10 worst bottlenecks.

The intersection of I-95 at SR 4 in Fort Lee, New Jersey has been the most congested bottleneck for…

Bianca Giacobone   


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American truckers' wages have dropped by more than $50,000 since 1980, creating one of the industry's biggest problems

The dizzying wage decrease in long-haul trucking since 1980 contributes to the industry's high turn…

Bianca Giacobone   


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Truck drivers say employers pressured them to drive for longer than they were legally allowed to after changing their electronic log times

One trucker told 11Alive his employer would erase his e-log and give him another 11 hours to drive,…

Kate Duffy   


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A Twitch trucker and influencer broadcast the moment his truck crashed to his nearly 10,000 followers

A longtime truck driver told Insider that he hadn't seen a truck driver crashing live on air before…

Kieran Press-Reynolds   


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Truckers are on pace to file a record number of complaints against employers amid the driver shortage

Supply-chain snags have forced truck drivers to wait hours at ports and depots under tight delivery…

Grace Kay   


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Biden says investment bankers 'could all retire and nothing much would change,' but if truckers quit 'everything comes to a halt'

President Joe Biden highlighted the essential work of truck drivers while promoting his Trucking Ac…

Hannah Towey   


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Truckers warn skyrocketing diesel prices are making US supply-chain and trucking industry unsustainable

Insider spoke with five truckers who warned the industry could be at a breaking point as record gas…

Grace Kay   


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A semi-truck accident spewed 15,000 pounds of hot dog filler across a Pennsylvania highway

A state trooper told local news that the "violent stopping motion" of the tractor trailer caused th…

Grace Kay   


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Leaked data reportedly reveals a Texas construction CEO who once loaned Trump his private jet is a top donor to the 'Freedom Convoy' trucker protest

Hackers leaked the names of over 92,000 donors who gave thousands to the protesters known as the "F…

Grace Kay   


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Ottawa police chief resigns amid trucker protest that's crippled Canada's capital city

Sources told local news that the police chief has been accused of behavior that hurt the force's ab…

Grace Kay   


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Police seize fuel and increase arrests as Canadian trucker vaccine mandate protests hit 12-day mark

Police said they are "turning up the heat" on the Freedom Convoy protest in Canada's capital, as pr…

Grace Kay   


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The Ottawa trucker protests over vaccine mandates is causing traffic delays on a major Detroit bridge

The Ambassador Bridge, which is the busiest international land border crossing in North America, ha…

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Walmart is offering truckers a starting salary between $95,000 to $110,000 a year, as retailers scramble to shore up supply-chain capabilities

Walmart is also establishing programs to allow its employees to train to become truck drivers thems…

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