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Black boxes coming to cars in 2015?
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‘Black Boxes’ May Be Coming to Your Car in the Future [POLL]

You've heard of black boxes in commercial airliners and other planes. The boxes track every move, every change of course, and are useful in finding out what happened when an airplane goes down. The Feds are thinking of putting them in your car.

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Flickr, Robert S. Donovan
Flickr, Robert S. Donovan
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Driving Pet Peeves – What’s Your Biggest? [SURVEY]

If one more person behind me speeds up when I flip my turn signal on you can go ahead and add me to the terrorist watch list.

I knew a guy who thought it was polite to forfeit his right of way. He’d be at four-way-stops and freeway on-ramps motioning to other drivers with his hands

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confusion over cell phone laws
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What is Washington’s Law on Cellphones While Driving Again?

Idaho this week adopted new texting and cellphone laws for drivers. We thought we'd review what's legal and what is NOT in Washington.

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texting may have led to Ephrata rollover crash
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Texting May Have Led To Injury Car Crash Near Ephrata

The investigation continues, but authorities say texting while driving may have led to a rollover crash that left one of the victims pinned underneath the wreckage of the car.

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car handbrakes going away
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The Automobile Parking Brake – Disappearing Soon For Good?

They've been a part of virtually every make and model ever built around the world, but soon, they could be come extinct.

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WPTV
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Would You Wear a Seat Belt If a Cop Dressed As the Easter Bunny Made You Buckle Up? [VIDEO]

You may have seen the story about cops posing as panhandlers to catch people using their cell phones while driving. But have you heard about the officers who are donning bunny costumes to nab motorists who aren’t buckled up?

So, what in the name of Easter is going on?

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Danger Ranger, Facebook
Danger Ranger, Facebook
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Be Careful — That Homeless Man May Really Be a Cop Out to Catch Distracted Drivers

As in many areas of the US, driving while using a cell phone is illegal in Ontario, Canada. But since many people obey the law only when they see a police officer, undercover cops have found a novel way to catch violators: they’re going incognito as vagrants.

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Scosche Industries
Scosche Industries
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Like Using Your Cell Phone In the Car? A New Device Will Stop You

Statistics are showing more and more that cell phone use in cars is a leading cause of accidents. In fact, some research has shown that driving while distracted causes more deaths than driving while under the influence. But, would you buy a new device that prevents you from ever using your cell phone in your car?

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Drivers In The Snow
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Slip Sliding Away-We’re Not The Only Ones On Ice (Video)

With the recent blast of winter weather in Eastern Washington and NE Oregon, drivers have had their share of adventures.  But it's 'sledding on the streets' in other states too.

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Jeff J Mitchell, Getty Images
Jeff J Mitchell, Getty Images
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Sorry Drivers, Hands-Free Devices Aren’t Safer Options to Cell Phones

In response to the National Transportation Safety Board-proposed ban on cellphones while driving, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers tried to defend hands-free devices. They’re “designed to be used in a way that helps drivers keep their eyes on the road,” they said, but now it looks like this defense doesn’t hold water.

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