Uber and Mothers Against Drunk Driving last week put out a report suggesting Uber helped reduced drunk-driving accidents. However, the claim gets a little wobbly when you take a closer look at the numbers, as ProPublica just did. Now MADD is backing away from the assertion, claiming the relationship is "purely…
Texas residents caught driving with a few too many Lone Stars not only face criminal charges but thousands of dollars in extra fees from the state's license bureau. Now defense attorneys and MADD say the fees should stop.
A Florida scooter store has started hawking low-speed electric scooters to people who've been caught drunk driving, since such models don't require a Florida license to drive. They're selling about 10 a month, absent cupholders.
Here are the top 20 cities in America ranked by the share of their drivers with an alcohol-related offense on their traffic record. What do they have in common? Tough cops, limited public transit and colleges.
For those that haven't turned on a television or viewed any other website in the past 48 hours, the highly anticipated Grand Theft Auto IV was released to the masses. Like previous GTA's, driving is a huge part of the gameplay, but this version even includes drunk driving, which makes the folks at MADD a touch unhappy.
When it comes to crime and punishment, we're firm believers in traditional methods. Rather than sending some chap named Matt (pictured above) to a one-day class or a night in jail, the English government, through creative agency Leo Burnett, trapped him in a giant pint glass and toured him around the country. We're…