Fitzgerald Seeks Summary Judgment in $83 Million Tax Case
by Eric Miller on May 27, 2020 at 9:30 pm
Attorneys for the nation’s largest glider truck manufacturer have asked a federal judge for permission to seek a partial summary judgment to block an attempt by the IRS from collecting $83 million in back taxes and penalties.
Zipline Medical Drones Begin Flying in the US
by Ira Boudway on May 27, 2020 at 8:30 pm
On May 22, before Memorial Day, a six-foot long, red-and-white drone took off from a field in Kannapolis, N.C., flew 15 miles west over suburban Charlotte to Novant Health’s Huntersville Medical Center, and dropped a box of protective masks in a designated spot next to the parking lot.
Trucking Begins to Rise Off the Bottom
by Roger Gilroy on May 27, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Present conditions signal the bottom of the pandemic’s vertiginous drawdown of the freight market, trucking industry observers said. But other economic conditions, in place earlier in 2019 and 2020, remain as a potential drag.
US Says Hong Kong’s Autonomy Is Gone
by Nick Wadhams on May 27, 2020 at 6:45 pm
The U.S. has certified that Hong Kong is no longer politically autonomous from China, a move that could have far-reaching consequences on the former British colony’s special trading status with the U.S., Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said.
Trucking Companies Adapt to Coronavirus Realities
by Connor D. Wolf on May 27, 2020 at 6:15 pm
Trucking companies have been nimble in adopting changes to their operations both on the road and in the office as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, industry executives said.