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Feds Fund Trucking Improvements At The Port Of Montreal

The Canadian government will invest C$18.5 million to improve trucking operations at the Port o.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 12th, 2019

Twitter"s fact-check label prompts Trump threat to shut down social media companies

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to regulate or shut down social media companies for stifling conservative voices, a day after Twitter attached a warning to some of his tweets prompting readers to fact check the president's claims......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 27th, 2020

Titanium"s US Brokerage Fires Up In Resilient First Quarter

Titanium Transportation Group (TSX-V:TTR) reported a 13.6% increase in revenue in the first quarter Tuesday as the Canadian company's U.S. brokerage more than offset slightly weaker performance from its cross-border trucking business.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 13th, 2020

Canadian Trucking Buoyed By Federal Lifeline; "Bridge Financing"

  A small group of Canadian trucking companies got a piece of good news when the federal government announced on Monday it would become a lender of last resort for the country's biggest firms. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 12th, 2020

Feds quietly agree to give truck drivers 800,000 masks

The decision comes after months of truck drivers asking for more support as pay plummets and even large trucking companies fail to protect drivers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 29th, 2020

Potbelly to return $10 million PPP loan, following lead of other restaurant chains and a warning from the feds to public companies

Potbelly Corp. said Saturday it would return the $10 million it received from the federal .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 25th, 2020

Trudeau Signals Support For Canadian Trucking — And Some Carriers Really Need It

As Canadian trucking companies face an anticipated plunge in freight volumes, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Monday a 75% wage subsidy would extend to any business fac read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 31st, 2020

Convicted Durham billionaire Greg Lindberg sues NC Department of Insurance commissioner

Convicted Durham billionaire Greg Lindberg has filed a federal lawsuit against North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey — just weeks after being found guilty in what the feds called a long-running political bribery scheme......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

ATA Seeks Freeze On Truck Toll Collection In Rhode Island

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) is asking a federal court to force Rhode Island to stop collecting truck tolls while the group continues to challenge the state's bridge funding scheme that it considers unconstitutional. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 13th, 2020

NC billionaire Lindberg found guilty in political bribery scheme

Durham billionaire Greg Lindberg has been found guilty of orchestrating what the feds have called a widespread political bribery scandal. Following a trial that lasted from Feb. 19 through this week, a jury in Charlotte handed down its verdict Thur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Billionaire Lindberg found guilty in political bribery scheme

Durham billionaire Greg Lindberg has been found guilty of orchestrating what the feds have called a widespread political bribery scandal. Following a trial that lasted from Feb. 19 through this week, a jury in Charlotte handed down its verdict Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Feds: Keep Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff in prison for his "extraordinarily evil" crimes

Prosecutors argue Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff should continue his 150-year prison term, urge judge to deny motion for co.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 4th, 2020

Dow drops over 700 points as coronavirus prompts CDC warning

Deep selling kicks in for the second session......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 25th, 2020

Dow drops over 800 points as coronavirus prompts CDC warning

Deep selling kicks in for the second session......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 25th, 2020

Today"s Pickup: Canadian Trucking Industry Group Warns Of Pipeline Protest Impact

Good day, The anti-pipeline protests that have disrupted key Canadian National rail lines in Canada aren't a good thing for the trucking industry even if some carriers see a temporary spike in volumes.   read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 19th, 2020

Mullen"s Trucks Help Buoy "Difficult" Fourth Quarter

Mullen Group's (TSX:MTL) trucking and logistics units gave a small but important boost during the fourth quarter, helping offset continued weakness in the Canadian firm's oil .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 13th, 2020

Mullen"s Trucks Help Buoy "Difficult" Fourth Quarter

Mullen Group's (TSX:MTL) trucking and logistics units gave a small but important boost during the fourth quarter, helping offset continued weakness in the Canadian firm's oil services business. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 13th, 2020

Amish and Mennonites targeted by $60 million Ponzi scheme, feds say

Philip Elvin Riehl, himself a Mennonite, allegedly targeted Mennonite and Amish community members who wanted a s.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 1st, 2020

Celadon Drained Cash Of Canadian Trucking Business, Former Hyndman Executive Alleges

Celadon Group depleted the cash generated by the profitable core business of Hyndman Transport witho.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 21st, 2020

Judge Puts Brakes On Celadon"s Hyndman Asset Sales, Swift Exit From Canada

A Canadian judge had a simple message Wednesday for Celadon Group as it prepared to sell off the headquarters of its shuttered Ontario trucking company: not so fast. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 16th, 2020