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New York's New Speed Limit Means a Healthier City

The difference between traveling 25 and 30 miles per hour may seem minute for the average car driver. The faster speed would save you about five minutes in a trip down the length of Manhattan. 434 more words

October 13, 1775 and 1981

October 13th is always a notable anniversary for me personally. This is the day I left home for good, landed in San Diego and started Basic Training with the US Navy. 484 more words

News & Notes

More Minnesotans dying of drugs than on the roads

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says the number of people who have died from heroin and prescription painkiller overdoses in 2013 is greater than those killed in traffic accidents. 70 more words

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Road Improvements Needed in India for 380 Road Deaths Every Day

India has 380 people die on their roads each day (that number may also be too low).  Besides problems with licensing, the biggest problem is the road conditions.  91 more words