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Traffic deaths were up 14 percent nationally in the first six months of this year and injuries were up by a third, according to data gathered by the National Safety Council. (File photo. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Traffic Deaths Up Sharply In First 6 Months Of This Year

Traffic deaths were up 14 percent nationally in the first six months of this year and injuries were up by a third, according to data gathered by the National Safety Council.

08/17/2015

File photo of a car accident. (credit: Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

Traffic Deaths in Maryland Fell to 66-Year Low Last Year

Maryland officials say traffic deaths have hit a 66-year low in the state.

03/24/2015

UN Report: Global Warming Human-Caused, Very High Risks  GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Maryland Traffic Fatalities Drop to 52-Year Low

Traffic fatalities in Maryland have dropped to a 52-year low.

05/09/2014

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

Twenty percent of drivers say they would buy a fully computer-operated vehicle, and 90 percent would switch to an autonomous vehicle if they could get cheaper car insurance.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey: 90 Percent Of Drivers Consider Self-Driving Car For Cheaper Insurance

Twenty percent of drivers say they would buy a fully computer-operated vehicle, and 90 percent would switch to an autonomous vehicle if they could get cheaper car insurance.

11/20/2013

They do such a good job, in fact, that a new study says self-driving cars and trucks hold the potential to transform driving by eliminating the majority of traffic deaths, significantly reducing congestion and providing tens of billions of dollars in economic benefits. (ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

A new study says self-driving cars and trucks hold the potential to transform driving by eliminating the majority of traffic deaths, significantly reducing congestion and providing tens of billions of dollars in economic benefits.

10/23/2013