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Arthur Delaney

Georgia Republican's Ironic Drunk Driving Arrest Won't Stop Welfare Drug Testing Bills

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

A Georgia lawmaker's ironic drunk driving arrest is unlikely to slow local Republican efforts to drug test the poor and unemployed. State Rep. Kip...

Top Ten Cannabis Science Stories of 2011

Russ Belville | Posted 02.28.2012 | Green
Russ Belville

Today we continue our Year-End Retrospective with a look at the biggest news stories of scientific research into cannabis, public opinion polls on legalization, and statistical research on cannabis consumers.

Leader To Step Down After Drunken Driving Arrest

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 02.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — FAA administrator Randy Babbitt resigned Tuesday as head of the Federal Aviation Administration following his arrest over the weeke...

School Bus Crash Sends 20 To Hospital, Driver Suspected Of DUI

AP | Posted 01.23.2012 | Education

CHAPTICO, Md. — Authorities say 20 people have been treated at the hospital for injuries after a three-vehicle accident in southern Maryland inv...

SAY CHEESE!

Posted 11.22.2011 | Crime

Sometimes an orange jumpsuit really accentuates a person's smile. Take, for example, Arizona's Michelle Watson. As you can see in her mugshot, the ...

School Bus Driver Accused Of DUI, Child Endangerment

AP | Posted 01.10.2012 | Education

PHILADELPHIA -- A New Jersey bus driver has been charged with drunken driving after a middle school student texted home with "Mommy I think our bus dr...

David Lohr

WATCH: DUI Mom Nearly Caused Kids To Jump Out Window At High Speeds

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

The New Wild West: America's Oil Drilling Towns

AP | By MARC LEVY | Posted 12.26.2011 | Business

TOWANDA, Pa. -- In a modern-day echo of the raucous Old West, small towns enjoying a boom in oil and gas drilling are seeing a sharp increase in drunk...

Derrick Rose Passenger In L.A. DUI Arrest

Posted 12.21.2011 | Chicago

A close friend of Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose was arrested early Friday morning and charged with DUI in Los Angeles early Friday morning. Rand...

Former Lawmaker Arrested For Drunk Driving: 'Don't Ever Run For Office'

Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

Randy Hopper, the recalled Wisconsin state senator who was arrested earlier this week for drunk driving, had some words of advice for the officer who ...

Car Thieves Take Naked Drunk Driver On A Wild Ride

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.04.2011 | San Francisco

Now kids, here's an important lesson: don't drink and drive. If you do, there's a chance (albeit a very small chance) that you'll end up alone, na...

Cops: Man Stole, Crashed Ambulance While Inebriated

Posted 12.03.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago man was charged Sunday with taking an ambulance for a late night joyride and causing more than $100,000 in damages -- all while inebriated. ...

School Bus Driver Faces DUI Charge After Drunk Driving Students

AP | Posted 11.27.2011 | Education

WINDHAM, N.H. — A New Hampshire school bus driver is facing drunken driving charges after police say she struck a mailbox with her bus while tra...

DuPage County Republican Chairman Pleads Guilty In DUI

Posted 11.26.2011 | Chicago

DuPage County GOP Chairman and Illinois state Rep. Randy Ramey pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor DUI charge Monday following a drunk driving citation he...

DUI Near Millenium Park Kills Washington Man

Posted 11.26.2011 | Chicago

A man from Chicago's Near West Side has been charged in a Saturday morning DUI near Millenium Park that left a visiting Washington man dead. Jimmy ...

Man Gets 2 DUI Arrests In 1 Night

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | Crime

WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Police have charged a man in western Pennsylvania with driving drunk twice in the same night – the second time about 15 minut...

Conservative Hypocrisy. Big Government Is Fine if We're Afraid

David Ropeik | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics
David Ropeik

Two recent events in Texas illustrate how another emotion, fear, has much more influence on our views about how much government is too much.

Family Of Pedestrian Killed On Ike To Sue State Police

Posted 11.08.2011 | Chicago

The family of a woman killed early last Friday while walking on the Eisenhower Expressway has filed a discovery lawsuit seeking evidence, including vi...

Woman Allegedly Drank Six Vodkas Before Crashing Into Bicyclist

Posted 11.05.2011 | Chicago

A 30-year-old Joliet woman faces a charge of aggravated DUI after a Near West Side car crash that left a bicyclist in critical condition. As the Ch...

DuPage County Republican Chairman Sorry About DUI

Posted 10.30.2011 | Chicago

DuPage County GOP Chairman and Illinois state Rep. Randy Ramey issued a statement Tuesday apologizing for a DUI citation he received early Sunday morn...

Victim Asks Judge To Show Mercy After Tragic DUI

Posted 10.30.2011 | Denver

How's this for forgive and forget? A Grand Junction man hit by a drunk driver and forced to endure 10 surgeries after his legs were destroyed has ask...

Secret Service Agent Arrested For DUI

AP | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

DECORAH, Iowa (Associated Press)-- A Secret Service agent on assignment in Iowa to help with presidential security has been arrested on suspicion of d...

Driver In Fatal Crash Has History Of Drunk Driving

Naperville, IL Patch | Dan Campana Email the Author | Posted 10.12.2011 | Chicago

In early November 2010, a Naperville police officer stopped the driver of a red 2006 Porsche for a seat belt violation. The officer issued a second...

Drunken Driver Arrested On Motorized Beer Cart: Cops

Posted 10.09.2011 | Weird News

Plenty of drunk drivers spend a night in the cooler after they get busted. Very few spend a night on the cooler before their arrest. Police in Aust...

Drunk Driver Guilty Of Unforgettable Mug Shot

Posted 09.26.2011 | Weird News

For the fifth time since 2004, Cory Smits of Two Rivers, Wis. was convicted of operating while intoxicated, according to The Herald Time Reporter. ...