A woman in Florida Periscoped her drive home and found herself quickly arrested. Periscope is an app that allows people to broadcast whatever they are doing over a live video stream on Twitter. At first, hearing of someone periscoping during their drive home brings to mind pirates, ships and maidens. Chances are high that Whitney
David Cassidy is in the news again. Not because he has landed a new role on television, and certainly not because he has landed a new gig in Las Vegas. No. David Cassidy is in the news because he was involved in an accident. Cassidy, the former teen idol, was involved in a car accident
Karissa and Kristina Shannon are popular twins. The ladies gained fame as Playboy centerfolds and as Hugh Hefner’s girlfriends. Now, they are gaining popularity for another reason: A terrifying car accident. The Shannon twins were involved in an accident on October 12. Luckily, the 26-year-old women walked away relatively unscathed. While driving through Beverly Hills,
An intelligent teenager from Wichita Falls, Texas has invented a device that can “read” a drunk driver by detecting how dilated the person’s pupils are. Krishna Reddy, 13, is one of 10 children who have qualified as finalists in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. The competition is held each year and has a
A 2014 Mazda hit a pole early Saturday morning on East 12th Street. According to Rome police officer Brandon Pledger, it took a bit of time to determine what exactly happened. Originally, police were told that Cody Lee Barron, 25, was the driver of the vehicle. Upon investigating the accident, police determined that the actual
When you choose to run for political office, and you are elected to the position you were seeking, it is important to remember that the same laws apply to you as to your constituents. No political figure is above the law and, in fact, some are held to a higher standard than the average person.
Hilary Duff’s ex-husband, Mike Comrie was seen drinking at a sushi restaurant in Beverly Hills with oil heir Brandon Davis who wrecked his car following the dinner. According to police, Davis was the only person in the vehicle at the time of the accident, and no bystanders were injured. Entertainment Tonight reports that the car
A woman from Dawsonville was arrested Saturday afternoon after she crashed her car into a sign, overturned, and struck a tree in downtown Dawsonville. Tammy Kramer, 51, was transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center with injuries that were not deemed life threatening. According to Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman Robin Stone, Kramer admitted to driving the
Many people have heard of restitution being ordered after a vehicle collision. People are forced to pay for others’ medical bills, lost wages, or even damaged property. Jayson Williams, ex-Nets star, will be paying restitution to the city of Manhattan, but not for something you may think. Williams will be forking over money to pay
Monday night’s council meeting was nothing of note for the city of Shively. What was cause for a stir was the arrest of Councilman Ronnie Wathen for driving under the influence shortly after the meeting. Whether a mayor, a councilman or a police officer, we hold public servants to a higher standard. Right or wrong,
New and Strict Guidelines on Drawing Blood WellStar Health System has said it will no longer allow its medical staff to draw blood from conscious DUI suspects without their consent. Even though a court order can force a suspect to comply, there is no forcing the hospital to do so. Prosecutors and law enforcement officials
Rhode Island Mechanic Takes Customer’s Car For a Drunk Joyride A man in Rhode Island is angry after discovering that the mechanic he trusted to service his car instead took it driving after drinking. A six-and-a-half minute video depicts the mechanic driving the man’s 2013 Mazdaspeed3 erratically as a child implores him to stop the vehicle.