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September 2020

No, the Space Force won’t be sending humans into space anytime soon

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While the Space Force will probably send humans on orbital missions somewhere down the line, says Maj. Gen. John Shaw, the focus right now is on robotic, artificial intelligence and autonomous…While the Space Force will probably send humans on orbital missions somewhere down the line, says Maj. Gen. John Shaw, the focus right now is on robotic, artificial intelligence and autonomous…Defense News

House Advances Diesel-Reduction ProgramEugene Mulero

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Legislation that would authorize a federal emissions reduction program and fund research and development for technologies across the environmental sector recently passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.Legislation that would authorize a federal emissions reduction program and fund research and development for technologies across the environmental sector recently passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.Read MoreTransport Topics

Nikola Pushes Back on Skeptics by Showcasing In-House TechnologyEd Ludlow and David Welch

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Nikola Corp. wants to put allegations of deception behind it with a push to showcase its own innovations and detail how it plans to get its clean-powered trucks to market.Nikola Corp. wants to put allegations of deception behind it with a push to showcase its own innovations and detail how it plans to get its clean-powered trucks to market.Read MoreTransport Topics

Oil Falls on Growing Chorus of Warnings About Demand RecoveryAndres Guerra Luz

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Oil in New York plunged below a key technical level for the first time since June as concerns over progress on another round of U.S. fiscal stimulus compounded growing fears that a sustained recovery in demand is still some way off.Oil in New York plunged below a key technical level for the first time since June as concerns over progress on another round of U.S. fiscal stimulus compounded growing fears that a sustained recovery in demand is still some way off.Read MoreTransport Topics

Pelosi, Mnuchin Resume Pivotal Talks on New Stimulus for EconomyErik Wasson and Billy House

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sept. 29 discussed the latest Democratic stimulus proposal in talks that will determine whether another coronavirus relief package gets enacted before the election.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sept. 29 discussed the latest Democratic stimulus proposal in talks that will determine whether another coronavirus relief package gets enacted before the election.Read MoreTransport Topics

ERoad Go Helps Fleets Manage Pickup and Delivery Operations

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ERoad has announced the release of ERoad Go, which connects to a truck fleet’s transportation management system to help dispatchers make better load assignments, get real-time updates on load position and reduce paperwork in the dispatch process.ERoad has announced the release of ERoad Go, which connects to a truck fleet’s transportation management system to help dispatchers make better load assignments, get real-time updates on load position and reduce paperwork in the dispatch process.Read MoreTransport Topics

Consumer Confidence in US Posts Biggest Gain in 17 YearsJarrell Dillard

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Consumer confidence rebounded in September by the most in more than 17 years as Americans grew more upbeat about the outlook for the economy and job market, though sentiment remained below pre-pandemic levels.Consumer confidence rebounded in September by the most in more than 17 years as Americans grew more upbeat about the outlook for the economy and job market, though sentiment remained below pre-pandemic levels.Read MoreTransport Topics