Trucks

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Netherlands Might Beat U.S. On Self-Driving Cars, Trucks

The Dutch government says it wants to encourage large-scale tests of self-driving cars in the Netherlands by next year, and supports a plan to allow tests of self-driving trucks by 2019, giving the Google Car and other self-driving vehicles in the U.S. a run for the money, literally.

06/17/2014

Amazon Fresh trucks (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Amazon Grocery Delivery Rolls Into San Francisco

Amazon.com Inc.’s grocery delivery service is rolling into San Francisco…

12/11/2013

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Port Truckers Plan Work Stoppage In Push For Better Wages

A group representing Port of Oakland truckers said it planned to halt work Monday morning to push for better working conditions and payment.

10/21/2013

Lines at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

Long Lines At Oakland Port After One-Day Union Stand Down

Longshoremen returning to work Thursday at the Port of Oakland were met by a large back-up of trucks unable to deliver goods when the docks closed earlier in the week because a worker died on the job.

07/18/2013

Big-rigs at the Port of Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Trucks Inspected For Violations At Port Of Oakland

The California Air Resources Board and the California Highway Patrol were both inspecting trucks at the Port of Oakland on Wednesday, as part of a month-long campaign to ensure compliance with California’s air pollution laws.

08/29/2012

Big-rigs at the Port of Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Out-Of-Work Bay Area Professionals Turn To Truck Driving

In the Bay Area and across the nation, new jobs are scarce for those over 50 and out of work. Many of them have been forced to rethink their career path, which is leading an increasing number to become truck drivers.

02/23/2012

CBS

Court Rejects Challenge To California’s Clean Air Rules

A federal appeals court rejected a legal challenge Friday that sought to bar implementation of a California regulation meant to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by forcing automakers to make and sell less polluting cars in the state.

CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011

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