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Daily business briefing: Trucking industry facing driver shortage

The trucking industry is blaming more strict regulations and an aging workforce for the current shortage of drivers nationwide. Read more here.

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Earnings at American Airlines took off during the first quarter. The airline reported a net income of $932 million, which is almost double last year's $480 million. Find out more here.

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Comcast has withdrawn its $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable. Learn more here.

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Despite Comcast's withdrawal to bid for Time Warner Cable, more consolidation among cable, phone and Internet companies is expected to continue. For more information, read here.

-Will Buss, BND business writer

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