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The American Trucking Associations says the industry is short some 30,000 truckers. As the economy rebounds and shipping picks up, trucking companies are looking for new ways to bolster their numbers.
The bank said a breach revealed the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of 76 million households and 7 million small businesses. Other sensitive data was not compromised.
There's been a study done by the mobile market research firm WeFi looking at wireless internet use at coffee shops across the country.
Starbucks, it turns out, has the fastest wireless connections.
But it's customers at Dunkin' Donuts, by a margin of two to one, who use the most data.
Also, on a separate but related note, there's another study out there that says 40 percent of Americans would give up coffee over Wi-Fi.
A poor woman in India has many bad choices when it comes to abortion: a do-it-yourself home treatment, an unqualified midwife, a quack medicine man. Seteng Horo was fortunate to find a safer option.
Having a full-blown stroke can cause post-traumatic stress disorder, and that's also true for tiny strokes called TIAs, a study finds. Worry over future stroke risk may be a factor.
Fewer Medicare patients are returning to hospitals within a month of discharge. But half the hospitals in 29 states and the District of Columbia will be penalized for failing to do a better job.