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Drunk Driving Laws Don't Match The Research

The Conversation US | Posted 07.22.2016 | Healthy Living
The Conversation US

Research suggests lower blood alcohol concentration limits and interventions like ignition interlocks can make a big difference.

Drunk Driver Found Hiding In Nativity Scene After Crashing Car: Police

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.13.2015 | Crime

A suspected drunk driver found himself none the wiser after attempting to hide in a Nativity scene after crashing his car, police said. Officers respo...

Intoxicated School Bus Driver Crashed With 35 Students On Board: Police

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 05.12.2015 | Crime

A New York school bus driver is accused of drunken driving after crashing a bus carrying 35 students into a telephone pole on Monday. New York Stat...

One More for the Road

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 04.07.2015 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

Every day we read about tragedies that result from people driving while under the influence. As long as you continue to believe your reflexes have not been impaired after just three drinks, and you can drive safely, everyone on the road is in danger. It only takes a nano-second for lives to change forever.

Drunken Teen Causes Power Outages With Stolen School Bus: Cops

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 07.15.2014 | Crime

A Hawaii man faces a slew of charges after allegedly stealing a school bus while drunk and crashing it into a utility pole on Friday. The collision al...

Man Allegedly Shoots Friend Who Tried To Stop Him From Drunk Driving

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.05.2013 | Weird News

A man in Cleveland, Ohio, is behind bars after allegedly shooting his friend who attempted to keep him from driving drunk. The alleged shooting hap...

LOOK: Car Plunges Off 40-foot Sea Cliff -- And Driver Walks Away

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.29.2013 | Weird News

A suspected drunk driver is alive despite having driven his 4-door sedan off a 40-foot sea cliff in San Diego early Monday morning. Incredibly, the...

Man Arrested For Drunk Driving In Police Station Parking Lot

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.29.2013 | Weird News

Drunk driving is never good, but a Massachusetts man arrested for operating a vehicle under the influence at least made his arrest easy: He was drivin...

Woman In Labor Killed By Drunk Driver

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.09.2012 | Parents

Tiffany Ann Woodham called her mother Sunday night to tell her the contractions had started, meaning the baby girl she had named Novalee might arrive ...

WATCH: Soccer Star Crashes Car Into Store

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.09.2012 | Sports

Belgian soccer player Jonathan Legear, who once drove into a house after a night out, has now crashed a sports car into a gas station convenience stor...

Drunk Driver Pees On Breathalyzers

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.31.2012 | Weird News

New Zealand's Ryan Scott Thompson just may put the "wee" in "Kiwi" after urinating on 300 breathalyzer tubes during a sobriety test. Thompson, 26,...

Drunk Driver Used Daughter To Pass Breathalyzer, Cops Say

Posted 07.03.2012 | Crime

A Connecticut man is accused of making his 11-year-old daughter take an alcohol breath test so he could start his truck. Cops said that Robert Bren...

Man Was So Drunk, Maybe He Wasn't Drunk At All

Posted 05.09.2012 | Crime

This alleged drunk driver was apparently so drunk, he may not have been drunk at all. The Metro West Daily News reports that Richard Creighton was ...

A Father (And Rabbi) Loses His Son To A Drunk Driver

Carole Bennett, MA | Posted 05.22.2012 | Religion
Carole Bennett, MA

Redemption and forgiveness are not freely given or passively obtained -- they are earned and require actions beyond jail times, beyond any financial settlement.

David Lohr

WATCH: DUI Mom Nearly Caused Kids To Jump Out Window At High Speeds | David Lohr | Posted 12.10.2012 | Crime

After barreling down a Michigan highway at speeds so fast her 7-year-old daughter and another child were ready to jump out a backseat window, a 46-yea...

Drunk Driver Hit Boy, Picked Up Her Hubcap & Fled

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.23.2011 | Denver

Brittany M. Gonzales, 21, was charged with three felony counts for allegedly hitting an 11-year-old boy who was riding his bike and fleeing the scene ...

Suspected Drunk Driver Smashes Into Huge Group Of Bicyclists

AP/The Huffington Post | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 08.16.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A driver plowed into a group of bicyclists on a midnight ride Thursday in a suspected drunken driving crash that injured 11 riders, at...

Motorcycle DUI Suspect Blames Wreck On 'Boogeyman'

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Motorcycle accidents are certainly scary -- but police in Florida say they're not the work of the boogeyman. After being found trapped underneath a...

Driver Was Drunk When He Smashed His Garbage Truck Into A Car | By Joe Kemp | Posted 06.20.2011 | New York

A Sanitation worker was arrested for drunken driving after he smashed his garbage truck into an oncoming car on a Brooklyn street, authorities said. ...

Drunk Driver Arrested In Mercedes Full Of Stolen Sheep | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

East London - A drunk motorist was arrested near Queenstown in the Eastern Cape after allegedly being found to be 32 times over the alcohol limit, the...

Eddie Lumpkin Charged With Reckless Homicide In DUI Crash That Killed 6-Year-Old: Had At Least 40 Prior Traffic Offenses

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: Eddie Lumpkin had cocaine in his system, and also admitted to smoking marijuana, before the collision in which his van killed 6-year-old Jada...

Motorist Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver Going Over 120 MPH

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A woman was killed on the San Bernardino Freeway today after her car was rear-ended by a suspected drunk driver believed to have been traveling at mor...

Andrew Kelly: Drunk Cop Hit Vioniqe Valnord, Pals Fled | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A boozed-up NYPD officer fatally mowed down a Brooklyn woman yesterday, and his passengers -- including a fellow off-duty cop -- fled the scene as the...

Queens Drunk Driver Tries To Drive Burning Car

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Footage of a drunk driver unsuccessfully trying to put out a car fire only to then climb back behind the wheel will be included in a new show on truTV...

Drunk Driver Parks In Trooper's Garage, Claims He Lives There

Tri-City Herald | Herald Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Zillah--Washington State Patrol Trevor Downey can't get away from his job. Downey had finished work on Tuesday and was headed to his home in Zillah a...