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Back to School Driving Safety Tips

With school officially back in session in Abilene, that means that there will be a lot more kids going to and from school, making school zones way more active. Here are some back to school driving safety tips from TxDOT, as well as some biking and walking tips for kids, that will help us all be extra cautious during the school season.

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TxDOT’s Annual ‘Drink. Drive. Go To Jail.’ Campaign

With the Labor Day weekend coming up, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has launched their annual 'Drink. Drive. Go To Jail.' campaign, which focuses on informing drivers that if you drive drunk, you'll face some very severe consequences.

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Subaru Commercial of Dogs Driving is Hilarious

Have you ever wondered what the world would be like if dogs could do the things humans do? What if they could drive, for example?

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Aggressive Driver With Road Rage Gets Beat Up

As we've learned with other videos that have captured instant karma when it comes to road rage, sometimes, it's just better to not say a word and just keep driving. Take this guy for instance, who was pretty ticked off at another driver. So, he waits for his opportunity to get out and yell at said driver, only to be faced with a much bigger problem - a hulk of a dude that whoops his butt in the street.

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Worst Intersections in Abilene

We all know that Abilene has some really jacked up drivers. Add the fact that there are some really bad intersections in town, and it's a disaster waiting to happen. So, let's take a closer look at the worst intersections in Abilene, in no particular order

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5 Stupid Things Abilene Drivers Do

We all know that driving in Abilene can be a nightmare. In fact, it's just flat out dangerous most of the time. Some of that has to do with the jacked up intersections in town. But, a lot of it has to do with some of the drivers as well. In fact, h

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NZ Transport Agency’s ‘No Second Chances’ Video Shows the Dangers of Speeding in Very Powerful PSA

I was doing a little Facebook surfing today, when I saw a video that one of my friends posted on their page called 'No Second Chances'. Basically it's a reenactment of a fatal crash caused by two factors - someone pulling out in front of someone else, and speeding. However, there is a huge twist in it that makes it one of the most powerful videos I've ever seen. This will definitely make you stop and think about how you and others drive. Wow.

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Texting and Driving Simulator Comes to the TSTC Abilene Campus February 20th

We all know the dangers of texting and driving, yet many still do it. There are those that  say "I only do it at stop lights" whatever the excuse is, the fact still remains texting and driving can have deadly results. Research has shown that high school and university students are more inclined to text while driving. That said, to better educate their students, Texas State Technical Institute has secured the Texas Reality Education for Drivers (RED) simulator. Students (or anyone for that matter) that would like to take the RED for a spin can, starting at 10:00 AM Wednesday at TSTC Abilene.

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Best Cars For Driving In Ice & Snow [VIDEO]

Now that the bad winter weather is upon us, I'll have to admit that I'm a little scared to say the least. With a real cold front on the horizon and icy conditions being threatened, I am having issues with not having the right vehicle. During the last bad ice and snow storm I got stuck, twice. Thanks to Joyce O'Bar and their wrecker service I was rescued. It's been well over a year and I still don't have what my family and I need to get around town on bad weather days. While the rest of the world can take a couple days off, I must still go to the station and keep everyone updated on the 'bad weather.' Now I'm still in the market for a vehicle that can pass the grade, if there is one.

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US Government Agency Begs to End Cell Phone Use While Driving — Health Check

Studies about the dangers of using a cell device while driving have produced mixed results — some say talking or texting behind the wheel can increase the odds of a crash exponentially, while others say the perils are few.

Regardless, the National Transportation Safety Board is so convinced of the dangers of “distracted driving” that it’s now called for a nationwide ban on non-emergency cell phone use while driving. Even hands-free devices are not excluded.

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Could the Dangers of Driving and Using a Cell Phone Be a Bunch of Baloney? — Health Check

In recent years, study after study has raised the alarm about the dangers of talking on the phone while driving, with some saying you could be four times as likely to have a crash if you’re using a phone behind the wheel.

But new research indicates it may have been much ado about nothing.

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