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Supercut Video Shows People Being Jerks While Driving In Los Angeles Traffic

By Nadia Noir  Part of Los Angeles’ charm is its horrible traffic.  Despite it being our strange air-conditioned happy/sad place, people in Los Angeles can be pretty irresponsible drivers and by irresponsible we mean TOTAL JERKS. […]

10/16/2014

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Los Angeles DUI Checkpoints For Fourth Of July Weekend

Drinking and driving is really, really dumb. So don’t do it. Meanwhile, keep your designated drivers away from these checkpoints so that you can go about your holiday weekend in peace.

07/03/2014

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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