Jake Owen

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Musicians + Sports: Jake Owen On His Favorite Golf Courses In America

The Florida native almost bypassed a career in music as a budding young athlete with his eye on playing golf in college at Florida State University before an injury derailed that plan.

09/05/2014

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O’Malley Signs Jake’s Law; Penalties Increase In Distracted Driving Accidents

It was an emotional day in Annapolis for the family of a 5-year-old boy killed in a distracted driving accident. Monday, Governor Martin O’Malley signed Jake’s Law.

04/14/2014

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Maryland Passes ‘Jake’s Law,’ Bill On Distracted Driving

A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause serious accidents has been passed by the Maryland General Assembly.

04/07/2014

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Md. Senate Passes Distracted Driving Bill

The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to increase penalties for distracted driving.

03/21/2014

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Jake’s Law: House Votes To Increase Penalties For Drivers Texting While Driving

The negligence of texting while driving could carry stricter penalties as Jake’s Law moves through the General Assembly.

03/14/2014

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Parents Aim To Toughen Penalties After Losing Son To Distracted Driver

A life saving effort is underway to convince people not to text or use cell phones while driving.

11/29/2013

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Family Calls For Stricter Distracted Driving Laws After 5-Year-Old Son’s Death

In less than a month, talking on your cell phone while driving will become a primary offense–a law one family says is bittersweet after they say they lost their son because of a distracted driver.

09/08/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Which Country Song Do You Like Better?

Here come the Academy Of Country Music Awards! Relive the last year in country music through Pick-A-Side. Pick your favorite song and see who’s #1.

02/29/2012

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Baltimore Family In Mourning After I-83 Car Crash Kills 5-Year-Old Boy

The accident killed a 5-year-old boy and inured his entire family. Police are reconstructing the events that caused it and looking into possible charges in the case.

12/29/2011

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Police Investigate Rash Of Fatal Accidents

Deadly highways. Swarms of emergency vehicles responded to three separate crashes on Maryland roads in a span of just 12 hours. Four people were killed, including a 5-year-old Baltimore boy.

12/29/2011

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