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Holiday DUI arrests up slightly

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Drunken and drugged driving arrests in a countywide totaled 1,996 as of midnight Sunday, up from 1,913 last year during the same time period. The crackdown by officers with the Avoid […]

12/30/2013

10 hurt in San Bernardino sheriff’s van crash

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a San Bernardino County sheriff’s van was rear-ended in a three-car crash, injuring 10 people. The San Bernardino Sun says the van was struck at about 5 p.m. […]

12/27/2013

Actor Paul Walker (AP Photo)

Universal shuts down ‘Fast & Furious 7′ production

NEW YORK (AP) — Universal Pictures has shut down production “for a period of time” on “Fast & Furious 7″ following the death of its star Paul Walker. The studio announced Wednesday that the film […]

12/04/2013

Actor Paul Walker (AP Photo)

‘Fast & Furious’ star dies in car crash

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A publicist for actor Paul Walker says the star of the “Fast & Furious” movie series has died in a car crash north of Los Angeles. He was 40. Ame Van […]

11/30/2013

Professional test driver Dave McMillan demonstrates the dashboard warning signal in a Buick Lacrosse at an automobile test area in Oxon Hill. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

Government speeds research on car safety systems

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is speeding up research on safety systems that automatically prevent drivers from operating their cars if they are drunk or aren’t buckled properly. Officials also said Thursday that they expect […]

11/14/2013

This Jan. 19, 2012 file photo shows entertainer Dolly Parton during a news conference in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

Dolly Parton suffers minor injuries in car crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dolly Parton is home resting after being treated and released for minor injuries she suffered in a car crash she described as “a fender bender.” Kirt Webster says Parton was already […]

10/21/2013

This video frame grab provided by Alex Sheen of becauseisaidiwould.com shows Matthew Cordle. who confessed in a video posted online that he's to blame for a wrong-way car crash stemming from a night of heavy drinking that killed another man.He says he's willing to take "full responsibility." (AP Photo/becauseisaidiwould.com)

Man confesses in video to killing a man in crash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A driver has confessed in a video posted online that he’s to blame for a wrong-way car crash stemming from a night of heavy drinking that killed another man and says […]

09/06/2013

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Information you can use after an auto accident

A primer on working with your insurance company in the wake of an auto accident claim with attorney David Blumberg (818-238-0041).

08/30/2013

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Mistakes to avoid with your auto insurance

What are the most common mistakes people make when getting car insurance? Tips from consumer Advocate Harvey Rosenfield of <a href=”http://www.consumerwatchdog.org&#8221; target=”_blank”>www.consumerwatchdog.org</a> in this conversation with Money 101 host Bob McCormick.

08/22/2013

Man repays insurance money with 4 tons of coins

MARION, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois businessman has paid off part of a court-ordered legal settlement with nearly four tons of quarters packed into dozens of bags. Roger Herrin, of Harrisburg, was ordered by […]

08/01/2013

This Feb. 16, 2012 file photo shows investigators viewing the scene of a school bus crash in Chesterfield, N.J. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Technology for cars to talk to each other urged

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal accident investigators are recommending the government set performance standards for new safety technology that allows cars and trucks to talk to each other and then require the technology be installed in […]

07/23/2013

California Highway Patrol video still (Photo credit: CHP)

Maximum enforcement through weekend

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Law enforcement officers will be out in force today and throughout the remainder of the Fourth of July weekend looking for drivers who may be under the influence or violating other […]

07/05/2013

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