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With approximately 90,000 fans expected to attend the University of Florida vs. Florida State University football game in Gainesville this Saturday, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) encourages fans heading to the rivalry game to check FDOT's 511 Traveler Information System before hitting the road.
MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. (AP) — New York state troopers are using a new fleet of 32 tall, unmarked SUVs as part of a crackdown on drivers sending text messages.
BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — Detectives are searching for a gunman who allegedly shot two men in southwest Florida. Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies say two men have been transported to the hospital after being shot in Brandon early today.
MORRSITOWN, N.J. (AP) — The lawyer for a Florida couple has dropped an appeal of a New Jersey texting while driving ruling.
(NAPSI)—Increasingly, when it comes to safe driving, teens and parents know that safety is no accident. That’s why a growing number of them are stepping up to sign an agreement that promotes better driving behaviors.
With the growing awareness of the problem of texting while driving, the issue of distracted driving is taking on even more significance for both parents and teens. (NAPS)
UNDATED (AP) — At the start of the day there were three teams tied for first in the NFC North, the Lions, Packers and Bears. That tie has been broken and the Lions stand all alone in first after they beat the Bears 21-19 and the Packers lost to the Eagles, 27-13.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Texting and driving in Florida can get you in trouble, but while some say big brother shouldn't get involved, others the new law doesn't go far enough.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Driving and noticing someone with a phone in their hand and their eyes off the road is very common, but now officials are hoping a texting ban will make people put the phone down and get their eyes back on the road.
SARASOTA, FL - The state law that bans texting and driving will go into effect on Oct. 1.
SARASOTA - A school bus and a garbage truck collided in Sarasota on Friday. And while none of the students were injured, several of them reported that the driver was using a cell phone at the time. The driver denies it.
SARASOTA, FL. – Deputies arrest a man during a traffic stop after learning he was involved in the armed robbery of another man in a Publix parking lot.
MANATEE COUNTY, FL---The attorney for Bob Gagnon, one of the four Manatee County School District administrators charged in relation to the Rod Frazier abuse case was in court Wednesday. A Manatee County judge agreed to reduced the former Manatee High School principal's bond. While Gagnon was not in court the mother of one of the alleged victims was and she's speaking out on camera for the first time.
VENICE, FL - Governor Rick Scott will officially make it illegal to text while driving today.
SARASOTA, Fla. - The Sarasota Police Department is investigating an indecent exposure in the presence of two juvenile girls in the game room of a Lido Key resort.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Tornadoes rolled in from the prairie and slammed Oklahoma City and its suburbs Friday, trapping people in their vehicles as a storm swept down an interstate highway while commuters tried to beat it home.
SARASOTA - The Suncoast has long been considered a haven for birds of all types. But during season, thousands can be spotted walking along area roadways, where a distracted driver could be the difference between life and death for many of those exotic species.
Here's a look back at the most-clicked stories of the past week on MySuncoast.com.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida lawmakers have passed a statewide ban on texting while driving.
SARASOTA COUNTY - Some last minute roadblocks are jeopardizing a proposed ban on texting while driving.