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Will throwing cash at drivers resolve the trucker scarcity downside? – RetailWire

July 30, 2021 A truck driver shortage, which has contributed to the ongoing disruption in the supply chain, has been a challenge for over 15 years and is only expected to get worse. The American Trucking Associations (ATA) said prior to the pandemic that The trucking industry faced a shortage of nearly 61,000 drivers and […]

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Aviation trade faces problem that inflow of federal grant cash will not have the ability to clear up, professional says

The grants aim to keep airport workers busy, get construction projects off the ground and help airports recover from a pandemic that is severely dampening air traffic. Airports can also use the money to grant rent relief for retail and concession companies in terminals. Dan Akins, an aviation economist at consultancy Flightpath Economics, said MSP’s […]

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Historical cash could clear up thriller of murderous 1600s pirate | Leisure

WARWICK, RI (AP) – A handful of coins unearthed from an orchard in rural Rhode Island and other random corners of New England can help solve one of the oldest cold cases on the planet. The villain in this story: a murderous English pirate who became the world’s most wanted criminal after looting a ship […]