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Woman Convicted In Fatal 2011 Distracted Driving Crash

A Southern California woman was convicted Thursday for texting and chatting on the phone moments before a 2011 crash that killed a 23-year-old driver.

08/13/2015

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Drastic Fuel Price Comparisons Suggest Angelenos May Overpay For Gas

While gas prices have fallen in the last month, drivers have notice an enormous spread in prices from one station to the next, with some differences of over a dollar per gallon between stations.

08/10/2015

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Avoiding Future Freeway Congestion Could Come At A Cost

Fewer of tomorrow’s freeways will be free. In exchange, drivers willing and able to pay will avoid the traffic congestion that bedevils everyone else.

06/26/2015

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Undercover Sting Busts DUI Offenders Caught Driving Moments After Losing Licenses

An undercover sting in Newport Beach caught drivers behind the wheel just moments after exiting court with suspended licenses.

06/01/2015

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The Summer Safety Guide For Kids & Families

This summer, families will come to visit Los Angeles’ public pools, parks, venues and gardens. When little tots are in unfamiliar surroundings, the dangers can be unseen and unexpected. Here are a few great tips to keep the family safe in LA.

05/29/2015

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11 Arrested In Street Racing Crackdown

Sheriff’s deputies and California Highway Patrol officers broke up a street race at an undisclosed location as part of an effort to halt the “growing movement” of illegal street racing and cruising.

11/15/2014

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Studies Suggest Voice-Activated Systems May Increase Distractions For Drivers

Just because you can talk to your car doesn’t mean you should.

10/07/2014

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New Radar ‘Gun’ Could Aid Police In Catching People Who Text While Driving

Makers say the gun is sensitive enough to determine if it’s the driver or passenger who is texting.

09/19/2014

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Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

05/09/2014

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San Francisco Man Creates Website To Expose Texting Drivers

A San Francisco man hopes a little humiliation will make drivers put down their phones.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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AAA Offers Safety Tips For Driving In The Rain After Accidents Doubled During Slick Conditions

According to the California Highway Patrol, more than 100 accidents happened on the roads Wednesday night – double the amount during the same time period last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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The Walking Dead Road Trip: Your 13-Stop Tour Of The Show’s Best Filming Locations

Check out these Walking Dead locations for your next road trip vacation.

02/12/2014

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New Report Finds Dialing Most Dangerous Driving Distraction

Drivers have heard of the dangers of texting and driving, but a new report finds dialing and driving could be even more hazardous.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/01/2014

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How To Hitchhike Across The Globe

Hitchhiking is one of the easiest ways to vacation across the world on a budget. Here are the rules to traveling the road.

11/14/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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