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Electric Class 8 Introduced  
SALT LAKE CITY — Nikola Motor Co. displayed its Nikola One hydrogen-electric Class 8 tractor at its headquarters here.

President-Elect Picks Elaine Chao to Lead Transportation Dept. 
Elaine Chao, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for secretary of transportation, has the endorsement of the commercial transportation sector and would bring to the job nearly a decade of experience running a federal agency.

Diesel Prices Expected to Climb Following OPEC Cuts in January 
The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 0.1 cent to $2.420 a gallon, according to the Department of Energy, but fuel prices are likely to rise soon, one analyst said.





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House Advances HOS Trucking Provision; Senate Up Next
The House advanced a provision that would clarify an hours-of-service rule for truckers in passing a short-term funding bill Dec. 8, which marks a significant achievement for trucking executives.

LiveOnWeb Presents '2017: An ELD Odyssey,' Coming Dec. 14
While some fleets have implemented ELDs, others are just starting their journey toward compliance. Our Dec. 14 LiveOnWeb program will help those carriers navigate their way during the coming year, with guidance from experts in the field and from trucking representatives who already have successfully met the challenge. Reserve your seat or ask a question now.

Cargo Pilots in Florida Picket for New Deals
A pair of contract protests Dec. 7 by unionized passenger airline and cargo pilots in Broward County, Florida, could signal turbulent skies ahead for some travelers and air package carriers.


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