Jobs in the trucking industry are increasingly threatened by technology and the rise of driverless trucks. But what explains the contradictory dynamic between fears of job elimination and a current shortage of truck drivers in the U.S.? The NewsHour returns…
By Paul Solman
"The Long Haul" provides a look into a the life of Finn Murphy, who dropped out of college to become a long-haul trucker.
By Gretchen Frazee
Truck drivers in Spain and Portugal blocked roads Monday to protest soaring global fuel prices, which also caused the national average price of gasoline in the United States to rise above $4 per gallon over the weekend.
By PBS NewsHour
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