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Traffic tickets that will cost you the most

Ever wonder exactly how much your auto insurance will go up after a speeding ticket? How about after 2 or 3 tickets? I have new numbers to share with you. Local governments have gone crazy with ticketing for everything because they're starved for revenue. You may recall that TomTom was busted in 2011 ...

Turkey hits, shatters man's windshield while he's driving on I-575 in Cherokee County

Turkey shatters man’s windshield on interstate

The next installment in weird stories on American interstates comes from I-575 in Georgia.  Police say 35-year-old Kelly Teague was driving his Cadillac Escalade on the interstate Thursday afternoon when he came across three turkeys crossing the road. >> More popular and trending stories Teague says the car next to him ...

In this image made from video provided by KOMO-TV, smoke rises from the scene of a news helicopter crash outside the KOMO-TV studios near the space needle in Seattle, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Seattle. The station says the copter was apparently coming in for a landing on its rooftop Tuesday morning when it possibly hit the side of the building and went down, hitting several vehicles. (AP Photo/Courtesy KOMO-TV) MANDATORY CREDIT

Images of fiery helicopter crash near Space Needle

Two people were killed when a news helicopter for KOMO-TV crashed outside its station near the Seattle Space Needle, sending clouds of black smoke over the city during the morning rush hour.

Car that slows down when the driver isn't paying attention

Car that slows down when the driver isn't paying attention

A new driving system designed by the Royal Automobile Club of Western Australia, or RAC WA is powered by brain signals that indicate if the driver is paying attention or not.

Boeing 777 crashes while landing at SFO

A plane crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport Saturday morning after its tail came off while it was touching down on the runway. According to a witness, around 11:20 a.m. the plane was just about to land -- its landing gear had come down -- when the tail ...

Many Americans travel 90 minutes to work everyday

Many Americans travel 90 minutes to work everyday

A new study reveals that 600,000 Americans travel 90 minutes to work.

Auto-pedestrian deaths in Austin reach a record high

With six weeks still to go, 2012 ranks as the deadliest year for pedestrians and cyclists in Austin history. Austin has posted 28 auto-pedestrian fatalities and three auto-cyclist fatalities this year — the latest was a bicyclist hit from behind on East Riverside Drive earlier this month. There was one ...

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