drunk driving

Michael Phelps. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

No Jail Time for Michael Phelps as he Pleads Guilty to DUI

Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps is set for trial at 9 a.m. Friday on drunken driving and other charges.

12/19/2014

The ENDUI app allows users to estimate their blood-alcohol level, test motor skills with games and call designated drivers. (Credit: Karen Adams/All-News 99.1)

Maryland Launches Phone App to Fight Drunk Driving

Maryland has launched a new phone app to fight drunk driving.

12/12/2014

(Photo Credit: Washington Regional Alcohol Program)

D.C. Area Police Enlist ‘Superhero’ to Stop Drunk Drivers

Bar patrons in Bethesda might want to think twice before getting in their cars after a night of fun this weekend. Police announced they are getting some back up from a real-life superhero.

12/11/2014

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Drunken Driver Gets Prison For Killing Pregnant Woman in Va. Crash

A drunken driver who crossed the center line and killed a 20-year-old Culpeper woman and her unborn child has been sentenced to nearly 24 years in prison.

05/30/2014

A woman walks the white line during a field sobriety test at a DUI checkpoint. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Drunk Driving Deaths Under-Reported In U.S.

A new study has found that drunk driving deaths are under-reported in U.S. traffic deaths.

03/24/2014

WASHINGTON - JUNE 26:  Cars sit in heavy traffic on 14th Street as Constitution Avenue is closed off due to heavy flooding June 26, 2006 in Washington, DC. More than 5 inches or rain fell in the nation's capital yesterday as the east coast of the U.S. has been hit by torrential rains with more expected in the next several days.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Feds Consider Tech Requirements To Prevent Car Accidents, Drunk Driving

Federal officials are planning to announce Monday whether automakers should be required to equip new cars and light trucks with technology that enables vehicles to communicate with each other to prevent collisions. Such vehicle-to-vehicle communication could transform traffic safety.

02/03/2014

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Va. Man Gets 10 Years In Prison For Two Drunk Driving Deaths

A Virginia man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the drunken driving deaths of two people.

01/17/2014

File photo of police conducting sobriety test. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Virginia State Police Beef Up For New Year’s Eve

Virginia State Police will be out in force New Year’s Eve to keep revelers in check.

12/31/2013

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials Warn of the Dangers While Riding Drunk on the Metro

There have been over half a dozen recent incidents involving drunk passengers and that has Metro officials reminding people to be smart if they’re using the rail system this New Year’s Eve.

12/30/2013

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U.S. Pushes States on Disabling Drunk Drivers’ Cars

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx wants states to require first-time drunken drivers to use alcohol breath monitors before they get behind the wheel.

12/17/2013

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