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Modern definition of “the walking dead”.

Recently I read about a 67-year-old woman in Plainfield, N.J., who was seriously injured after falling into an open cellar door.  Surveillance video from a camera mounted on the building followed her as she was looking down at her cell phone, ignoring a waist high protective gate as she tumbled over the gate and into a cellar, about six feet down. 512 more words

Traffic Fatalities Climbing in Missouri and Illinois

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Last year saw big increases in traffic fatalities in Missouri and Illinois.

The National Safety Council says Missouri had 939 traffic fatalities in 2016, up nine percent from 2015 and up twenty-four percent from 2014. 159 more words

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New California Law Bans Drivers Handholding Cellphones

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Come Sunday, California drivers will be prohibited from checking maps, adjusting playlists, taking selfies or live-streaming with their phones unless the device is mounted on the dashboard or windshield or is in voice-activation mode. 380 more words

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