Friday, January 19, 2018
The Nation
'Capt. Kirk' is a trucker, not a Trekkie

'Capt. Kirk' is a trucker, not a Trekkie

JACKSON, Miss. — In televisionland of the 1960s, Capt. Kirk went where no man has gone before. But down here, he mostly just goes to Memphis.

Mississippi DOT planning Highway 603 bypass

Mississippi DOT planning Highway 603 bypass

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. — Hancock County wants highway officials to modify plans for a Mississippi Highway 603 bypass access to the commercial corridor in Kiln.

Wyoming transportation agency $135M short of funding needs

Wyoming transportation agency $135M short of funding needs

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Transportation says its projected funding for each of the next 16 years falls $135 million short of what it would need to maintain the state's roads at their current level.

DOT report on global warming: 59% harmful emissions caused by light-duty vehicles

DOT report on global warming: 59% harmful emissions caused by light-duty vehicles

WASHINGTON — Environmental and transportation groups praised a just-released U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) report to Congress for laying out a new road map to curb U.S. greenhouse gas emissions and support a healthier economy.

New home sales surge 27 percent during Marach

New home sales surge 27 percent during Marach

WASHINGTON — Sales of new homes surged 27 percent last month, bouncing off the previous month's record low and blowing past expectations as better weather and government incentives boosted sales.

FTR: Engine changeover pulling truck demand forward

FTR: Engine changeover pulling truck demand forward

NASHVILLE, Ind. — In the April North American Commercial Truck and Trailer Outlook flash update, FTR Associates reports strong current production but cautions that a significant portion of current demand is a short-run surge being created by the imminent onset of new EPA-compliant 2010 engines.

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