Hitchhiking is one of the easiest ways to vacation across the world on a budget. Here are the rules to traveling the road.
In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.
The proposal says drivers must use hands-free devices or speakerphone features.
Getting out of town for a quick respite from daily life doesn’t have to mean straying too far from Los Angeles proper. In fact, these drive-away mini-vacations can start immediately with eye-catching scenery about an hour or so from the city of angels. When you fall in love with these locales, stop at these places to rest your head or snap your shutter.
Several accidents over the holiday weekend are being taken as more evidence of the dangers of using a cell phone while driving.
“Every time I get into my car I feel like tonight’s going to be a good night.” – Will and his Chevy Malibu
“I will always have this bike until it just dies or somebody destroys it.” – Justin and his Kawasaki Ninja Motorcycle.
“Everyone always says that they feel like they’re in a spaceship when they drive in it.” – Nialanjan and his Toyota Sienna.
“There is something so great about coming down to Chicago in a convertible.” – Hervetta and her Mercedes.
“People feel like it’s a store. There are so many things in it. You can shop in it.” – Jackie and her Honda CRV
Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.
Nearly a dozen students from Vernon Hills High School were getting the word out to drivers Wednesday – school zones are no-cell phone zones in Illinois.
A new study says driving with a bad cold might be like getting behind the wheel under the influence. CBS 2′s Kristyn Hartman reports.
A statewide ban on cell phone use while driving could change your commute forever, but state Senate President John Cullerton (D-Chicago) says it won’t be happening yet.
Gunshots rang out late Tuesday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, leaving two men injured.
If you’re driving in the city and plan to talk on your cell phone, you might want to think twice about whether to do it without a hands-free device.
You might sometimes feel compelled to eat in the car when you’re on the run, but in Oak Park, such activity could soon be illegal.
A program at Marist High School in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood Tuesday attempted to teach students the lesson that texting while driving can be deadly.
Every time you get behind the wheel, you could be at risk for skin cancer. CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker has this look at what is being done to send a message to teens that they’re risking their lives when they text and drives.