Driving Under The Influence

Dude orders 200 hash browns, gets caught for driving under the influence

Hash browns are undeniably tasty, but don't do this.<p>An Australian man was charged by police for driving under the influence of alcohol, after he …

McDonald's

No. 16 Washington looks for a rebound hosting Utah

No. 16 Washington (8-2, 5-2 Pac-12, CFP No. 18) vs. Utah (5-5, 2-5), Saturday, 10:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)<p>Line: Washington by 17 ½.<p>Series record: Washington leads 9-1<p>WHAT'S AT STAKE?<p>The College Football Playoff is out of the question now for Washington after last week's loss at Stanford. The Huskies goal …

College Football

Canada drink driver cleared of hit-and-run death of knifeman

<b>Prosecutors have dropped manslaughter charges against a Canadian man who ran someone over to save a woman from allegedly being attacked.</b><p>Anthony Kiss, 31, killed Dario Romero, 37, in June when he saw him chase Alicia Aquino with a knife in Toronto.<p>Mr Kiss, who tested just over the legal limit for …

Crime

Rose McGowan Turns Herself in for Arrest on Drug Charge

Arrest warrant was issued after traces of narcotics were allegedly found in her belongings at an airport<p>Rose McGowan turned herself in on Tuesday to be arrested on booked on a felony drug charge, TheWrap has learned.<p>The arrest was related to a felony drug charge in Loudoun County, Virginia …

Crime

Man, 20, charged with drunk driving in deadly crash

MOUNT ALBERT — OPP say a 20-year-old man has been arrested in hospital in an alleged drunk driving crash that killed a man.<p>Police say two cars …

Canadian News

Man killed in suspected drunk driving crash on Hwy. 48 was ‘best daddy in the world,’ wife says

The family of a man who was killed in a suspected drunk driving crash in Newmarket Monday is speaking out about the ordeal.

Crime

Quebec prepares to table cannabis legislation bill

Quebec is preparing to table its bill on marijuana legalization.<p>The bill could be tabled as early as Wednesday, and it will answer key questions …

Canada

Alcohol and marijuana have very different health effects — here's which is worse, according to science

Which is worse for you: weed or whiskey?<p>It's a tough call. There are dozens of factors to account for, including how the substances affect your heart, brain, and behavior, and how likely you are to get hooked. Time is important, too — while some effects are noticeable immediately, others only begin …

Research

Drunk firefighter hits, kills fellow firefighter with truck: cops

MONTGOMERY, Ind. — State police say a volunteer firefighter was killed at a southwestern Indiana crash scene when he was hit by a pickup truck driven …

Fire Fighting

Woman, 20, dead after alleged drunk driving collision in Niagara Falls

NIAGARA, Ont. - Police say a 20-year-old woman is dead after a crash in Niagara Falls, Ont., that they say involved alcohol.<p>Niagara Regional Police …

Niagara Falls

Woman arrested for drunk driving after crashing into Montreal cop car

A 26-year-old woman was arrested overnight after crashing into a police cruiser in Montreal’s Plateau-Mont-Royal borough.<p>The collision happened at …

Crashing

Woman, 32, charged with DUI after car struck by Pink Line train in Cicero

A 32-year-old woman was charged with driving under the influence when her car was struck by a CTA Pink Line train early Thursday while she tried to …

Crime

Dramatic CCTV shows moment car crashes into shops

CCTV footage shows the moment a car slides across a road before crashing into shops.<p>A man was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and driving …

Manchester

Who has the oldest blog on Freethoughtblogs?

It’s not this one — Pharyngula was fired up on 2003. I suspect it’s got to be The Bolingbrook Babbler, which turned 19 yesterday. I’d offer him a …

Drunk dude drives straight into a lake during car chase

A man reportedly tried to elude cops in Texas by driving into Arlington Lake. Dashcam footage shows a vehicle whipping through a residential area, …

Ohio man indicted for killing worker on interstate

Authorities say an Ohio man has been indicted for killing a construction worker on an interstate while driving under the influence of drugs and …

Crime

Ex-PQ leader Boisclair arrested for suspected drunk driving: reports

QUEBEC — Former Parti Quebecois leader Andre Boisclair was arrested Thursday for allegedly driving while under the influence of alcohol, a Montreal …

Canadian News

Dashcam video released of SC state senator's DUI arrest

The Highway Patrol has released the dash-cam video showing what happened at the scene where state Senator Paul Campbell (R- Berkeley) was arrested …

Policing

Massachusetts Police Sued After Officer Allegedly Forced To Change Report To Protect Judge's Reputation

A Massachusetts State Police officer filed a lawsuit against the department alleging that he was asked to alter a police report to protect a judge …

News (U.S.)

Georgia considering ban on handheld devices for drivers over 18

The Georgia House of Representatives is currently considering passing a bill that would ban drivers over the age of 18 from using handheld devices …

DWI suspect had 3 children in car, slams into parked cars, police say

Three young children were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after their driver hit multiple parked cars and was arrested, police said. The …

Policing

Trooper sues over altered report on Dudley judge's daughter

A state trooper is suing his high-ranking superiors, alleging that he was ordered to alter a police report conveying comments made by a woman who was …

Crime

Drink driving Perth Royal Infirmary manager jailed after keeling over at roadside

© DC Thomson<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>A drink driving NHS manager has been jailed for four months and banned from the road for five-and-a-half …

Crime

Leamington man charged with drunk driving after head-on Highway 3 crash

A Leamington man is facing drunk driving charges after a head-on collision Tuesday night on Highway 3.<p>The crash occurred around 6 p.m. on Highway 3 …

Southwestern Ontario

Teen charged with DUI 10 days after getting G1 License

Teen charged with DUI 10 days after getting G1 License<p>One Owen Sound teen didn’t get to enjoy having a license for very long.<p>A 16-year-old male is …

Crime

Man facing 6th OUI after ignoring stop sign, police say

A Greenfield man is facing his sixth operating under the influence charge after he was arrested early Tuesday morning.<p>Robert Wasielewski, 57, drove …

Policing

MADD preparing for next battle in impaired driving war

The tunes blaring as he keeps beat on the steering wheel, a guy pulls up to a drive thru window. Clearly, he has the munchies — except he seemingly …

Canadian News

Banksia Road Public School Crash: 52-Year-Old Mother Charged For Killing 2 Students

A 52-year-old woman has been charged by the Australian police for driving her car into a classroom full of students at the Banksia Road Public School …

World News

Driver was allegedly stoned, armed when he hit pole in Upton

UPTON - A motorist who was allegedly stoned when he drove his car into a utility pole Sunday was held on firearm and drug charges, police said.<p>Joshua …

Crime

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No one would like to eliminate drunk driving more than I would. However, I enjoy a couple glasses of wine with dinner and I have a few friends that …

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