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Md., Pa., W.Va. Police To Step Up I-81 Enforcement

State police in Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia are planning to step up enforcement on Interstate 81 following three double-fatality wrecks in the past month.


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Police Begin Crackdown On Texting & Driving

A new law is trying to catch up to technology and the danger it poses on the road. In Maryland, it’s now illegal to text while driving.


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Parking Tickets Issued Despite Paying By Phone

Some drivers in the District are still getting parking tickets, despite having used the city’s new pay-by-phone parking system.


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Labor Dept. Expands Enforcement Of Wage Violations

The Labor Department is signing agreements to share information with nine states and the Internal Revenue Service as it gets more aggressive in its program to crack down on businesses that cheat workers out of their hard-earned wages.