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FasTrak Lanes Confuse Carson Daly!

By now, you must’ve noticed on the 10 and 110 Freeways those lanes that sort of look like carpool lanes, but there’s just a little something different about them. They’re part of FasTrak, which is […]

04/29/2013

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Study Finds Coldplay Listeners Are Safer Drivers, Kanye West’s Are Not

What does safe driving sound like? According to a new UK study, tuning into songs by Coldplay, Radiohead and Lana Del Rey (among others) resulted in the safest behavior behind the wheel. The very unscientific […]

01/15/2013

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Ellie Goulding Finds Success The Second Time Around

Ellie Goulding’s single “Lights” is racing up the charts, but it seems like America is a little late to the party. Watching the song hit for a second time feels like deja vu for the British singer.

08/07/2012

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National Ban On Cell Phones While Driving Proposed

Say what? Breaking news for all you cell phone owners. The National Transportation Safety Board has recommended a nation-wide ban on using your cell phone while driving. It shouldn’t be a huge adjustment for us […]

12/14/2011

AMP Mornings: Grandma Bribes Police with Grilled Cheese

Whether it’s for speeding, parking, etc…we’ve all had little (emphasis on LITTLE) run-ins with the cops, but a grandma from Florida offered to make police a delicious grilled cheese sandwich to avoid her brush with the law.  […]

10/04/2010