drunk driving

Tiger Woods flips his ball as he walks along the ninth green during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Farmingdale, N.Y.
Julie Jacobson/AP Photo
May 14, 2019 - 9:48 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The parents of a drunken driver who died in a car crash last year are suing Tiger Woods. They blame the golfer and his girlfriend for allowing their son to drive home from their Florida restaurant while intoxicated. The wrongful death lawsuit filed Monday says Nicholas...
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Ossie Thomas
Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office
David Madden
March 27, 2019 - 6:08 pm
WILLINGBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A 27-year-old Mount Laurel man is facing vehicular homicide charges after an accident in Willingboro that killed his 4-year-old son and injured the boy’s twin brother. Prosecutors in Burlington County say Ossie Thomas was allegedly speeding along Rancocas Road on...
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Dreamstime
March 11, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You lock up your liquor cabinet — what about your spice rack? Connecticut police pulled over a woman who was driving erratically. They found empty bottles of vanilla extract in her car and detected the smell of vanilla on...
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drunk driver
Jim Melwert
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub is reminding everyone heading out to watch the Super Bowl that there will be patrols out looking for drunk drivers. “We want you to watch the game, have a great time with friends and family, but do so safely,"...
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whiskey and car keys
Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
December 31, 2018 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Ringing in the new year with alcohol? PennDOT has some stern advice. "If you're planning on celebrating tonight, think ahead," said PennDOT safety press officer Robyn Briggs. "We want everyone to think ahead and make a plan before you even leave your house." Briggs...
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Dreamstime
December 25, 2018 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police pulled over a drunk driver asleep behind the wheel of an autonomous car. Can they charge him with drunk driving? When the driver of a self-driving Tesla Model S didn’t stop after police put on their lights and...
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Dreamstime
December 07, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The cause of more than 20 percent of traffic fatalities may not be what you think. A driver in Southwest Australia was recently arrested because the frost on his windshield was so thick when he got into his car at midnight...
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New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, the son of immigrant parents, spoke during a Law Day event.
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
November 14, 2018 - 7:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A New Jersey Supreme Court ruling means tens of thousands of people who were accused of drunk driving could have their cases tossed. The high court ruled unanimously Tuesday that breathalyzer results in 20,000 cases may not be used as evidence because of a case...
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breathalyzer
August 13, 2018 - 3:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Think you know how to beat a breathalyzer? Yeah, about those myths... A Florida man pulled over by police for suspicion of drunk driving raised a can of beer as police were approaching his car and chugged it in front of...
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Drinking and driving
May 28, 2018 - 3:30 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Memorial Day is a great opportunity for families to get together and to enjoy the beginning of the summer. Of course, the major reason we have the holiday is to...
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