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Drivers in the D.C. area are sending text messages and talking behind the wheel more than last year, despite an increased number of construction projects that clutter roadways and make the practice even more dangerous, a new report finds.
The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to increase penalties for distracted driving, known as "Jake's Law."
Using a handheld cell phone while driving is risky. And there's a move to toughen the penalties for drivers who cause serious crashes while using one.
You may have been taught to drive with your hands at "10 and 2," but many people may be driving with their hands at "12 and Big Mac."
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While most parents consider children precious cargo, their driving habits don't always reflect that.
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A train operator no longer works for Metro after he was caught on camera looking at his cellphone.
Virginia would match D.C. and Maryland's texting while driving bans and has sent a bill cracking down on the practice to the governor.
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