U.S. farmers patience continues to grow thin as President Trump’s policies focus more on his trade wars with China and biofuel waivers for oil refineries.
Despite Hurricane Dorian's effects on the Atlantic coast, both locally and across the nation gas prices are expected to continue to fall as we switch to cheaper winter gasoline.
The Department of Transportation (DOT) has delayed any rule makings based on the industry’s decision to change Hours of Service (HOS) until sometime in August.
The latest episode from Iran revolves around an Iranian drone that was destroyed by a U.S. Navy ship in the Strait of Hormuz. According to the U.S. Navy, the drone had flown within 1,000 yards of the USS Boxer and had ignored “multiple calls to stand down.” The end result, the drone was immediately obliterated. Iranian officials claim they have no record of losing a drone. This episode follows another report earlier in the week when Iran said it seized a foreign tanker in the Gulf.
Tropical Storm Barry is the first to threaten the U.S. in 2019. It has intensified and could possibly turn into a hurricane. It's expected to affect the Gulf Coast from now into the weekend with threats of rainfall flooding, storm-surge flooding, and high winds to parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.