How the pickup truck service industry got into trouble

By The Associated PressWASHINGTON — The trucking industry is facing a tough time with the rise of the driverless vehicle.But the company that’s going to fix that is also facing some challenges, with its latest quarterly financial report showing its stock price has dropped more than 10 percent since the end of the second quarter.While …

U.S. truck service firm says it’s on the verge of a $300 million bankruptcy

IRELAND — IRELAND-based Ford is preparing to go public after a $1.5 billion bankruptcy filing, but will not be the first U.K.-based trucking company to file for insolvency.The company, based in Wales, Wales, said on Tuesday it is on the brink of a bankruptcy filing after reporting a net loss of $1 billion for the …

Driver of ‘Warden of the Jungle’ gets a ride from Uber to deliver a delivery

When you’re a driver in a car, you’re probably familiar with the “warden of your jungle.”It’s where you take a delivery for someone else, but it’s usually your own company.But now Uber is looking to change that by partnering with one of its largest trucking companies to deliver goods to customers.The company says it has …