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Facebook 'I drank' post not best idea for woman on DUI probation

The day after St. Patrick's Day, a young woman has to take a random breathalyzer test. She passes. She goes on Facebook to say she'd actually been drinking. Guess what happens next.

By Mar. 29, 2014

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Local hero? Man tweets DUI checkpoint locations

Mr. Checkpoint is a man who alerts thousands of people where police are setting up DUI checkpoints in San Diego and the L.A. county areas. Not everyone approves of his motivations.

By May. 26, 2013

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How Facebook and Twitter mess with DUI checkpoints

One of the more human aspects of social media is that people use Facebook and Twitter to warn their fellow men and women of DUI checkpoints. Now police are attempting to spring more surprises.

By Apr. 14, 2013

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Apple bans DUI checkpoint apps on iOS devices

Apple updated its App Store Review Guidelines to reject DUI checkpoint-locating apps.

By Jun. 8, 2011

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Apple and Google agree to review DUI app policy

Apple and Google have agreed to do a full review of apps on their mobile app stores that provide information about police checkpoints, specifically ones for drunk drivers.

By May. 10, 2011

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DEWD, U think DUI is bad, try DWT

A new study suggests that driving while texting makes you six times more likely to crash than driving while paying full attention.

By Dec. 22, 2009

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N.J. town posts DUI photos on Facebook: Tag away?

Evesham Township, N.J., recently started adding photos of people arrested for drunk driving to its Facebook page as a crime deterrent. Good or bad idea?

By Aug. 13, 2010

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SNL's Obama kisses Bieber for HealthCare.gov

What would it take to get 10 million people to sign up on HealthCare.gov in 48 hours? "Saturday Night Live" thinks selfies, cats, and celebrities are the answer.

By Mar. 30, 2014

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'Sharknado 2' poster makes 'Jaws' look like 'Snow White'

One of the great artistic achievements of the SyFy Channel is returning for another bite. And the artwork announcing it is beauty beyond conception.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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On 'SNL', A-Rod says he'll sue his iPhone

This whole being-banned-from-baseball thing was caused, according to Alex Rodriguez (played by Drake), by terrible auto-correct on his iPhone.

By Jan. 19, 2014