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ÂŁ1800 of damage after mountain bike prank goes wrong – Border Telegraph
23 Jan
9:30

ÂŁ1800 of damage after mountain bike prank goes wrong – Border Telegraph

‘A PRANK that has gone wrong’ was how ÂŁ1800 worth of damage three teenagers caused to a parked car in Eyemouth. Eyemouth pair Faizan Sindhoo and Chloe Baxter, both 18, and 19-year-old Jack Mcleod from Northumbria, pleaded guilty to damaging a vehicle parked in the Co-op car park in Eyemouth […]

Money may matter more than age when it comes to teen drivers – WUNC
22 Jan
11:22

Money may matter more than age when it comes to teen drivers – WUNC

Juan Perez has worked with teenagers at the Boys & Girls Clubs in Western Pennsylvania for years. Now 44, he remembers being a teenager and waiting to drive. “When I was a kid, you got your license the day you could,” he said. “It was a rite of passage, once […]

Martin Lewis reveals tips for young drivers to save hundreds on car insurance – Wales Online
22 Jan
1:07

Martin Lewis reveals tips for young drivers to save hundreds on car insurance – Wales Online

Young drivers can often feel hard done by when it comes to paying for car insurance. Teenagers and young adults are hit with large quotes, many of which can even run into the thousands. But now money saving expert Martin Lewis has revealed his top tips on how young drivers […]

Charges filed against 4 teens for I-290 police chase in stolen car – Chicago Sun-Times
22 Jan
2:59

Charges filed against 4 teens for I-290 police chase in stolen car – Chicago Sun-Times

Charges have been filed against four teenagers who allegedly led police on a chase in a stolen car along the Eisenhower Expressway last week from East Garfield Park to west suburban Westchester. Someone flagged down officers about 9:50 a.m. Thursday in the 3800 block of West Adams to report seeing […]

The No. 1 cause of death among children (and 60% of them are avoidable) – MarketWatch
21 Jan
4:53

The No. 1 cause of death among children (and 60% of them are avoidable) – MarketWatch

Some 20,360 children and teenagers died in the U.S. in 2016 and 60% of those fatalities were preventable injuries, according new study published in the peer-reviewed New England Journal of Medicine. The No. 1 cause: Motor vehicle accidents, which claimed the lives of more than 4,000 teenagers and children. Safety […]

Daily Bulletin: Now a Gun Startup Wants to Make 3-D Printed Bullets – The Trace
21 Jan
6:39

Daily Bulletin: Now a Gun Startup Wants to Make 3-D Printed Bullets – The Trace

Good morning, Bulletin readers. In today’s news sweep: A crowd-funding campaign for 3D-printed ammo, new trouble for the NRA’s controversial self-defense insurance, and fresh evidence that red flag laws can disarm volatile gun owners. Receive this daily news briefing by email every morning. Sign up here. WHAT TO KNOW TODAY […]

Parents of Teens: The Traditional Rule Enforcers Are the New Rule Breakers Behind the Wheel, Study Finds – PR Newswire
20 Jan
8:31

Parents of Teens: The Traditional Rule Enforcers Are the New Rule Breakers Behind the Wheel, Study Finds – PR Newswire

BOSTON, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — When teens start driving, parents typically set ground rules they need to follow, however a new study conducted by Liberty Mutual Insurance reveals that more than a third (37 percent) of parents admit to not enforcing punishments when their teen breaks a rule – or […]

Most parents don’t enforce teen driver safety laws [Survey] – KVAL
20 Jan
10:19

Most parents don’t enforce teen driver safety laws [Survey] – KVAL

by Sean Szymkowski, special from The Car Connection Inexperienced and unsupervised teens don’t always make the best choices behind the wheel. General Motors’ Teen Driver helps to reinforce safe driving habits by encouraging seat belt use, providing speed warnings and limiting the audio volume. It also turns on active safety […]

Jason Van Dyke sentenced to more than 6 years in prison for McDonald murder – Chicago Sun-Times
20 Jan
12:10

Jason Van Dyke sentenced to more than 6 years in prison for McDonald murder – Chicago Sun-Times

A Cook County judge on Friday sentenced ex-Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke to more than six years in prison for the murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in 2014. Judge Vincent Gaughan sentenced Van Dyke to 81 months in prison, only on the charge of second-degree murder. Gaughan chose not […]

Money may matter more than age when it comes to teen drivers – Marketplace APM
19 Jan
2:03

Money may matter more than age when it comes to teen drivers – Marketplace APM

Juan Perez has worked with teenagers at the Boys & Girls Clubs in Western Pennsylvania for years. Now 44, he remembers being a teenager and waiting to drive. “When I was a kid, you got your license the day you could,” he said. “It was a rite of passage, once […]