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Lawmakers: Using Handheld Cell Phone While Driving Should Be Primary Offense

Talking on a handheld cell phone while driving is already against the law in Maryland. But the punishment for doing it could get a lot tougher if some lawmakers get their way.

03/24/2013

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House OKs Strengthening Distracted Driving Law

The Maryland House of Delegates has passed a measure to strengthen laws against distracted driving.

03/21/2013

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Study Shows That Ferrari Drivers Don’t Generally Enjoy Driving

You’d probably be happier behind the wheel of a BMW than a Ferrari.

03/18/2013

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Need To Pretend You’re Not A Strong-Arm Ruler? Drive A Nissan Leaf

Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili is no longer riding in an armoured Mercedes.

03/06/2013

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Men Have Higher Fatality Rates On The Road Than Women

More women hold driver’s licenses, yet men continue to do more driving.

03/04/2013

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Reminder: There’s A Downside To Driving Dogs

A 68-year old Florida man was struck and killed. Was a family pet to blame?

01/22/2013

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Tesla Model S Owner Drives Coast To Coast Electrically

With much forward planning, some electric vehicle drivers continue after others have given up.

01/04/2013

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Expect More Sobriety Checkpoints On New Year’s Eve

If you plan to party New Year’s Eve, beware. Law enforcement around Maryland will be on the lookout for drunk drivers.

12/31/2012

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Howard Co. Crash Sends 1 To Hospital; Alcohol Suspected

A possible drunk driving incident is reported in Howard County. Police say a man was driving too fast around the bend of Old Frederick Road at Md. Route 32 when he lost control. His car slid off the roadway and struck a utility pole.

12/23/2012

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Survey: 21% Access The Web While Driving

A new study indicates that a growing number of drivers aren’t paying attention to the road.

11/20/2012

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10 Tips To Help Your Teen Stop Texting And Driving

Texting while driving is considered the most distracting driver behavior.

11/09/2012

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Study: Risk Of Teen Drivers Being Killed Increases If There Are Teen Passengers In The Vehicle

Oct. 14 through 20 marks Teen Driver Safety Week and there are more reasons than ever to limit the amount of passengers traveling with a new teen driver.

10/14/2012

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