Driving under the influence
SCHODACK, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say former teen heartthrob David Cassidy was pulled over for failing to dim his headlights in upstate New York and charged with DWI after tests showed his blood-alcohol content at […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal accident investigators were weighing a recommendation Tuesday that states reduce their threshold for drunken driving from the current .08 blood alcohol content to .05, a standard that has been shown to […]
Here are the news maker interviews you missed (or want to hear again) from this morning’s edition of LA’s Morning News with Penny Griego and Phil Hulett. 5:12 a.m. – Mothers Against Drunk Driving National […]
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Investigators say a tow truck driver hooking up to a disabled car in Malibu has been struck and killed by a drunken driver who fled the scene.
SHERMAN, Texas (AP) — Randy Travis pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated Thursday in a case that began last summer when the country music star was found naked after crashing his Pontiac Trans Am.
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) – Los Angeles County prosecutors have filed murder and drunken-driving charges against a substance abuse counselor who allegedly struck a pedestrian and drove for more than two miles with the dying victim […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A statewide survey shows there are more drugged drivers than drunken drivers on California roads during the weekend. The California Office of Traffic Safety said Monday that 14 percent of drivers […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Bobby Brown has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving for the second time this year. Los Angeles police spokeswoman Venus Hall says the singer was stopped in his car in […]
MOSCOW (AP) – Russia’s top health official says drinking and driving don’t mix – even when the drink in question is kefir, a fermented milk beverage containing less than one percent alcohol. The comments Monday […]
A car is leading California Highway Patrol officers on a chase on the southbound Ventura (101) Freeway in the western San Fernando Valley, according to the CHP. The pursuit began in Ventura County.
OGUNQUIT, Maine (AP) – Police in Maine say actress Sally Struthers has been charged with drunken driving. Police say Struthers was arrested early Wednesday morning after being pulled over on U.S. Route 1 in the […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Police say a father who pushed his son to safety was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in Philadelphia. Investigators say 43-year-old Michael Romano was struck around 11 p.m. Wednesday after he […]