NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — During tough economic times with high unemployment, Americans should be jumping at any chance to work, but trucking companies are struggling to hire drivers.
There are as many as 200,000 job openings nationwide for long haul truckers, according to David Heller, director of safety and policy for the Truckload Carriers Association.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics also sees the demand for truckers increasing, up from the 1.5 [...]
Trucker arrested on suspicion of murder, but released without charge
Police investigating whether death was accident or suicide plunge
Twitter users were condemned as ‘sick ghouls’ last night after they posted pictures of a woman decapitated when she was hit by a 40-ton lorry on a busy road.
Passersby stopped in rush-hour traffic to take grisly pictures of the victim’s body on their phones.
They then uploaded the disturbing photos to their Twitter accounts. [...]
by Mandi Woodruff
An Arlington, Tex. man learned the hard way that some homes can haunt their old owners even years after foreclosure.
CBS 11′s Arezow Doost reports David Englett will have to pay fines for citations made against a home he lost to foreclosure two years ago – including failure to mow the lawn (Via/The Huffington Post).
“I feel like I’m being punished for something I didn’t do,” Englett, a truck driver, told CBS. “It’s really frustrating [...]