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Car Accident

Cop Stops Self-Driving Car, Finds There's No One To Ticket

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.14.2015 | Weird News

A police officer near Google's Mountain View, California, headquarters pulled over a car Thursday for driving too slowly, only to find no one in the ...

Highway Safety Chief Calls For Seat Belts In Every School Bus

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.11.2015 | Parents

Seat belts have proven to reduce injury from car accidents, but currently, they're not required in all school buses. A new recommendation is...

Friends Don’t Let Friends Karaoke And Drive

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.06.2015 | Weird News

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At Least 6 Killed After Rally Car Loses Control In Spain

AP | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 09.05.2015 | World

MADRID (AP) — Police say six people have died and several others were injured after being hit by a speeding car that left the road while taking...

#IAmMoreThan My Scars

Shantonia Wayne | Posted 09.04.2015 | Women
Shantonia Wayne

I have always risen above my circumstances and my leg has never stopped me from pursuing my dreams, it may have slowed me down but never took my hope away.

Auto Racing Stars Send Thoughts And Prayers To Justin Wilson's Family After His Death

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.25.2015 | Sports

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died on Monday night after being seriously injured when a piece of debris broke off another car and struck him in t...

Hawaii Cop Charged For Reckless Response That Killed Teen

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 08.17.2015 | Crime

A Hawaii police officer is facing up to five years in prison for allegedly striking a teenage pedestrian with his patrol car while responding to ...

How to Deal With Traumatic Experiences in a Positive Way

Emma Goddard | Posted 08.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Emma Goddard

A positive attitude really can have an effect on our entire body making the recovery process easier. Whenever we have things to look forward to, family and friends encouraging us, and a good life we want to get back to, it makes it easier to see the light at the end of the tunnel.

Accidents, Airports, an Angel

Melissa Gould | Posted 08.12.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Melissa Gould

I believe without question that Joel, my husband who died of West Nile Virus less than two years ago, is the one who told the girls to buckle up.

Ice Cream or Bust. Okay, Maybe Both.

Alisa Schindler | Posted 08.03.2015 | Comedy
Alisa Schindler

In my defense, we had 25 minutes to meet my husband and oldest son at his baseball game, which was only seven minutes away, when I passed my favorite yogurt store and made an impromptu decision - fantasized about for the entire day - to stop and get myself a cup.

11-Year-Old Driver Hits Woman With Car In Maui

AP | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.19.2015 | Crime

 WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — Police say a pedestrian has life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car driven by an 11-year-old boy in Kahu...

Still Gun Shy After Firearms Research Ban Lifted: What Cars Can Teach Us About Guns

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 07.14.2015 | Politics
Paul Spector, M.D.

The reduction in deaths due to motor vehicle accidents provides an instructive example of how a major public health problem related to a technological advance can be managed.

Life As We Know It Can Change In An Instant

Candace Johnson | Posted 07.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Candace Johnson

As we continued to talk last night, I reminded my daughter that we never really know which day is our last, and so it's important to live in the moment, to cherish the people we love, to appreciate what's happening right now.

5 Tips After Surviving Minor Car Accidents

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel
Jonha Revesencio

It brings us to the assumption that a person who's driving since he was a teenager can have as much as 4 minor accidents in his lifetime. Before the mishap occurs - hopefully not - make sure you know all the appropriate course of actions following a minor car accident.

The Art of Forgiveness: How My Mother Confronted Her Almost-Killer

Rebecca Strong | Posted 06.30.2015 | Women
Rebecca Strong

It's amazing what can happen when we are finally faced with something we've long been anticipating. Sometimes we realize why we yearned for it in the first place, and sometimes it becomes clear it's not actually what we wanted at all.

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Woman Hit By Sliding Car In Rhode Island

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.06.2015 | Crime

Surveillance video captured the terrifying moment when a car driving down a snowy street in Cranston, Rhode Island, crashed into a parked vehicle, the...

At Least 14 Hurt In Snowy 40 Vehicle Pile-Up

AP | Posted 02.25.2015 | Crime

ETNA, Maine (AP) — At least 14 people have been hurt in a crash involving more than 40 vehicles on a snowy stretch of Interstate 95 in Maine. Sta...

Kardashians Involved In Minor Car Accident

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.21.2015 | Entertainment

As first reported by TMZ, Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, North West and Kylie Jenner were involved in a minor car accident on Saturday in Montana. ...

Lessons From A President's Day Accident

Jeff Kelly Lowenstein | Posted 04.19.2015 | Good News
Jeff Kelly Lowenstein

Now a year older than Mom was when she and Dad crashed, I am more viscerally aware of life's fragility and finitude, and of the importance of savoring daily gifts.

Bob Simon: Champion for the Lost Boys, Interpreter for Humanity

Sasha Chanoff | Posted 04.15.2015 | Media
Sasha Chanoff

I remember the day in April 2001 when Bob Simon flew into northern Kenya's Kakuma Refugee Camp to cover the Lost Boys, a story that has become among the most watched in 60 Minutes' history, and that Bob followed for the next twelve years.

Bob Simon, My Hero

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 04.14.2015 | Media
Daoud Kuttab

What made Bob Simon different for me was that he didn't shy away from traveling to the "hot spots." At the time that his colleagues were enjoying the Tel Aviv sun and beach, Bob was ploughing the streets of Gaza and the villages of the West Bank looking for that unique voice.

The Role of Biomechanics in Motor Vehicle Accident Litigation

Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT | Posted 03.29.2015 | Science
Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT

Biomechanists use all pertinent information to determine injury mechanisms, such as in the event of a car accident. Utilizing previous clinical research, the expected recovery time -- and thus, medical expense estimates -- can be determined.

John Crawford's Girlfriend Killed In Car Crash

Reuters | Kim Palmer | Posted 01.05.2015 | Black Voices

Jan 2 (Reuters) - The girlfriend of a man shot dead by police while he was holding a BB gun at an Ohio Walmart has died in a car accident, a lawyer fo...

The Christmas I Will Never Forget

Deanna Smith | Posted 02.15.2015 | Parents
Deanna Smith

I often think back to this Christmas that I will never forget and wonder what I'm supposed to learn from this experience that I still can't talk about. I can barely write about it. I know that it has been hard for me to trust after this.

How "the Accident" Made Me Forever Grateful for My Mother

Rana Campbell | Posted 01.25.2015 | Good News
Rana Campbell

As an adult, I am now able to understand and process a lot of which wasn't explained to me as a child. My mother makes me smile. She's the strongest woman I know.