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Drunk Driving

David Lohr

Georgia News Anchor Arrested For DUI After Head-On Collision

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.13.2012 | Crime

Amanda Davis, an award winning co-anchor for Fox 5 News in Atlanta, was arrested over the weekend suspected of driving under the influence after she w...

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 ...

Teen Drunk Driver Kills 2 Homeless People As They Sleep: Cops

Posted 10.29.2012 | Crime

A 19-year-old drunk driver in Los Angeles struck and dragged two sleeping homeless people to their deaths on Sunday morning, police allege. Cops s...

Drunk Mom Repeatedly Crashes Car In School Lot: Police

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 10.27.2012 | Weird News

Whoa momma! Police in Florida say a 39-year-old mom was under the influence when she repeatedly hit a parked car in an elementary school, the Naples N...

Brilliant Bottom-Line Basics for October

Susie Spain | Posted 12.19.2012 | Parents
Susie Spain

In September, kids are mostly on their best behavior, or sort of. By October, they start finding their way into challenging and dangerous situations like drinking and driving.

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...

Ann Brenoff

How One Woman Is Moving On After Unimaginable Tragedy

HuffingtonPost.com | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.08.2012 | Fifty

Two years ago, Amy Voelker was enjoying a getaway with her extended family at a rental house in Redington Beach, Florida -- and a second meeting with ...

Drunks and Other Tales From Mexico City

Fundacion MEPI | Posted 11.06.2012 | Crime
Fundacion MEPI

If we keep circumventing the law, we will continue to lament the statistics.

UC Berkeley Students Get Unpleasant Surprise Day Before Classes Begin

Posted 08.23.2012 | College

A day before classes were to begin at the University of California-Berkeley, students in one dorm got a scary, middle-of-the-night wake-up call when a...

Texting While Driving: An Instant Can Change Your Life... Your Life Can Change in an Instant

Charlene Lake | Posted 10.15.2012 | Impact
Charlene Lake

Here's the problem with statistics: After a while, they become background noise. It's easy to lose sight of the real people behind these numbers. That's why I wanted to introduce you to Wil. Wil had the misfortune to be riding in a car whose driver was speeding and texting.

Downtown LA Hipster Bar Under Fire For Instagram Pic

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.03.2012 | Los Angeles

An Instagram photo of four friends holding drinks at the Villains Tavern bar in downtown LA has prompted an investigation into the way the venue serve...

Jenna Jameson Busted: Celebrity DUIs (QUIZ)

Posted 02.06.2013 | Crime

When Jenna Jameson pleaded not guilty this week to driving under the influence, she joined the dense ranks of celebrities who've faced public humiliat...

Son Of Big City Mayor Arrested For Alleged Drunk Driving

New Orleans Times-Picayune | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics

Mayor Mitch Landrieu's 19-year-old son was arrested early Tuesday on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, according to Orleans Parish Sheriff's Off...

College Student In Smart Car Crashes Into Cops, Believes They Are Al-Qaida

The Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 07.03.2012 | College

Smart cars are only as smart as their drivers. A University of Iowa student challenged the reputation of the tiny cars this weekend when he allege...

White House pulls ambassador-nominee accused of drunk driving

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Fred Schulte and Michael BeckeliWatch NewsThe White House has withdrawn the nomination of Washington attorney Timothy M. Broas -- a top Obama campa...

Should This Party Host Be Charged For A Drunk Teen's Fatal Accident?

Posted 06.26.2012 | Crime

A Missouri judge is considering whether a party host can be held responsible for a drunk minor who left her home and caused a fatal car accident. S...

Car Meets House: Another Drunk Driving Crash

Barron H. Lerner | Posted 07.29.2012 | Crime
Barron H. Lerner

Today, there are roughly 11,000 drunk driving deaths annually, down from 25,000. So is the cup half empty or half full? As the author of a book on the history of drunk driving, and someone who has met hundreds of drunk driving victims, the answer is easy: half empty.

Are We Teaching Our Kids to Binge Drink?

Suzanne Hegland | Posted 07.14.2012 | Parents
Suzanne Hegland

Allowing our kids to drink at home as a way to avoid drunk driving doesn't get at the real problem with our attitude toward drinking in this country.

Mets Sued In Hit-And-Run Death Of Hero Granny

Posted 05.14.2012 | New York

The family of the Staten Island grandmother killed in an April hit-and-run accident has filed a civil lawsuit against the driver, the New York Mets, t...

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 ...

San Diego Hit-and-Run Victims Need Your Help

Lawrence D. Elliott | Posted 07.01.2012 | Crime
Lawrence D. Elliott

The RAV4 skidded out of control, rolled, and landed partially over the edge of the overpass. Laura Thomas -- a loving mother and a wonderful grandmother -- was killed at the hands of a hit-and-run driver who continued on her way without a second thought.

Teen's Award-Winning Video Inspires Peers To Avoid Drinking And Driving At Prom

wilmington.patch.com | Posted 04.27.2012 | Impact

Wilmington High School educators have been sending the message to students stay safe, especially around prom and graduation season. That message is n...

Matt Sledge

Drunk Driving Arrest Of Rhode Island Senate Majority Leader Sparks Ignition Interlock Push In State

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

Rhode Island has a drinking problem. More people per capita die from alcohol-related driving fatalities in the state than in either of its neighbors, ...

Paramedic Pours Blood On Student During Drunk Driving Lesson

Posted 03.27.2012 | Education

Emergency Medical Services workers in Austin, Texas are investigating an alleged incident in which a paramedic poured blood on a high school student's...

Naked Drunk Driver Flips SUV On Hunt For Smokes, And Other Sauced Stories

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.27.2012 | Weird News

A naked Australian man allegedly drank heavily and rolled his SUV as he sped to his goal: a pack of smokes. Cops said that the 41-year-old unidenti...