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  1. explainers
    The One-Page Guide to Getting a Driver’s LicenseInstructors, driving-school owners, and brand-new drivers share their tricks to passing.
  2. edutainment
    The Weird, Sprawling, Infuriating World of Comedy Traffic SchoolsFor better or worse, traffic schools and comedy have always been connected.
  3. cars
    Can J.Lo Drive?A question A-Rod should have maybe considered before buying her a $140,000 car.
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    Tesla Battery Ignited in Flames Twice Following Fatal CrashAfter using nearly 300 gallons of water to quell the raging flames, firefighters said the Model S battery reignited two more times.
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    Report: Pokémon Go Caused Billions in DamageResearchers extrapolated how much playing while driving cost financially.
  6. nose parenting
    EPA Official Wore a Fake Nose to Help Her Daughter Pass a Driving TestShe sported a disguise to learn the route after her daughter failed a driving test.
  7. bangers
    And Now, Here’s a Video of Donald Trump Driving Around Listening to Taylor Swift“But I’ve got a blank space, baby, and I’ll write your name.”
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    Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Still Have Some Work to DoThe cars still require frequent driver intervention.
  9. Americans Are Doing Less Drunk and Drugged DrivingThe roads appear to be getting safer.
  10. creepy men
    This State Trooper Was Arrested for Pulling Over Women for the Creepiest ReasonHow romantic.
  11. The Line Between a Safe Driver and a Dangerous One Is a Single Hour of SleepA driver who’s had six hours of shut-eye has twice the risk of crashing as someone who’s had seven.
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    Is the Self-Driving Car Un-American?Soon, thanks to technology, we’ll be a nation of passengers.
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    Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Are Coming to Pittsburgh As Robocalypse Draws NearUsers will randomly be selected for the suped-up vehicles.
  14. Someone Invented Car Wheels That Could Fix One of the Worst Things About DrivingSlide into those parking spots effortlessly.
  15. Don’t Just Blame Phones for Car Crashes; Blame Your Loudmouth Friends and FamilyYour metacognition is going to shrink.
  16. Inside the Mind of a Dangerous DriverNew research on what drives bad decisions on the roads.
  17. perception
    How to Get People to Stop Ignoring Traffic SignsGotta make ‘em more “dynamic.”
  18. digital life
    Waze and the Politics of Public SpacesIs the technology you use exclusively a private concern when it helps you master the communal?
  19. common cold
    The Common Cold Makes You a Lousy DriverThe hidden hazards of driving while sniffling. 
  20. crimes and misdemeanors
    Guy Who Drove Around Manhattan Really Fast Back in JailFor being back on the road.
  21. driving lessons
    Survey: 11 Percent of People Have Had Sex While DrivingThat’s so many more percentage points than is safe.
  22. crimes and misdemeanors
    Afroduck, the Guy Who Drove Around Manhattan Super Fast, Got ArrestedThe NYPD found him in a few days.
  23. crimes and misdemeanors
    Cops Not Into Video of Daredevil Driving Really Fast Around ManhattanThe popular video has attracted the attention of the NYPD.
  24. Determined to Be Cooler, Avis Buys ZipcarGet ready for more trips to Ikea.
  25. Two Little Girls Enroll in Drivers Ed, Look Like Adult Men“You have to push a button on the car, but I don’t know which button.”
  26. the end of men
    More Women Have Driver’s Licenses Than MenDon’t worry, guys, we’ll totally give you a ride.
  27. hurricane sandy
    Five Key Reasons the New York Gas Crisis Is So PersistentHurry up and wait to fuel up.
  28. traffic jams
    New York May Get Speed Cameras to Ensure City Traffic Remains Maddeningly SlowPossible bonus: Fewer dead pedestrians.
  29. dogs
    Go Riding in Cars (Up Close) With DogsCalifornia, here we come!
  30. dmv
    New York No Longer Requiring Eye Test to Renew Driver’s LicenseStubborn grandparents rejoice.
  31. clickables
    Consider This Highly Skilled Driver for Fast and Furious 6Just think about it.
  32. disputing science
    Why Are New Yorkers Such Bad Drivers?Or maybe we’re not. Maybe the science is flawed!
  33. let’s get civical
    If You Are Reading Daily Intel on Your BlackBerry While Driving Right Now, Please StopIt’s for your own good!