Truck driver sentenced to prison for illegally transporting oil spill

DANBURY, Conn.— A truck driver has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for transporting an illegal oil spill.A federal judge in New Hampshire sentenced Kenneth G. Cavanaugh to 10 years and six months in prison, according to a statement from the U.S. attorney’s office in New London.Federal prosecutors said the 31-year-old was transporting crude …

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 …