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New Year’s Eve Most Dangerous Time For Drunk Driving Crashes

Drunk driving incidents seem to spike around New Year’s Eve.

12/28/2012

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Angie’s List: Holiday Travel Car Care

Are you planning to do a lot of traveling over the holidays? Maybe some long car trips to visit relatives? In this week’s Angie’s List, Jim Donovan explains why you should consider giving your car a check up before hitting the road.

12/18/2012

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I-TEAM: Distracted Drivers Flying Under The Radar?

Distracted drivers. You see them all the time. They’re on the road with a smartphone in one hand and the steering wheel in the other. It’s dangerous and there are laws against this. But not many people in Pennsylvania are getting in trouble for driving and texting. CBS 3’s I-Team reporter Ben Simmoneau hit the street to find out why.

11/20/2012

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Virginia Judge Issues Arrest Warrant For Marcus Vick, Mike Vick’s Brother

A Virginia judge has issued an arrest warrant for former Virginia Tech and NFL player Marcus Vick, the younger brother of Eagles quarterback Mike Vick.

09/22/2012

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Study: New Jersey Drivers Speed, Text While Driving And Think NY Drivers Are Worst

A new study out of a northern New Jersey university shows that drivers in the Garden State continue to disregard the speed limit and text while behind the wheel—among other bad habits.

08/06/2012

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NJ Makes It Easier To Prosecute Someone For Vehicular Homicide With New Texting & Talking Law

It’s now easier for New Jersey prosecutors to obtain convictions on vehicular homicide or assault by auto charges when drivers kill or injure someone while using a cellphone.

07/18/2012

Texting And Driving

App 4 Driver

The App4Driver tracks your driving habits – specifically, things like excessive speeds, quick accelerations and sudden braking. It also tracks texts or phone calls answered while you’re driving – and puts together a report.

07/03/2012

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South Jersey Red Light Camera Program To Be Re-examined

Red light cameras have nabbed more than 100,000 drivers in six South Jersey towns over the last two years, and they’ve paid out millions in fines throughout Gloucester and Camden counties.

06/20/2012

Elderly Drivers

Canadian Study Sheds New Light On Elderly Drivers

We know that more elderly people are involved in traffic accidents, but researchers from Canada suggest that the higher number may be the result of factors that go beyond driving ability.

04/19/2012

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5 Tips To Save Gas

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.

03/23/2012

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AAA Mid-Atlantic Offers Insight On Staying Safe New Years Eve

It’s New Year’s Eve – one of the biggest party nights of the year. KYW’s Michelle Durham spoke to one local expert about how you can stay safe if you are planning to go out!

12/31/2011

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PennDOT Urges Drivers To Stay Off The Road

Flooding, road closures, downed trees and mud slides caused major transportation woes Thursday morning and now authorities are strongly urging the public to stay off the roadways in eastern Pennsylvania.

09/08/2011

Police: Suspect Drilled Holes Into Puckup Truck, Stole Gas In Bensalem

Police in Bucks County are trying to figure out who drilled holes in the gas tank of a truck parked in a mall parking lot.

09/02/2011

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Part 3: New Building Codes and Standards

KYW’s John McDevitt reports that many New Jersey coastal communities have stronger building standards in place today because of earlier hurricanes — notably Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

07/01/2011

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3 On Your Side: Summer Car Advice

The long holiday weekend will soon be upon us, and for many that means taking a road trip. Is your car in shape to hit the highways this summer? 3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice so that you don’t get stranded.

06/30/2011

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