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Kids sitting in rear seats are vulnerable in certain car crashes

Safety watchdog details dangers children face due to 'seatback collapse.'

Have parents unknowingly been putting their kids in the wrong seat all along?

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Parents accused of using 9-year-old as designated driver

Parents in Wisconsin are involved in a court case because they allegedly used their 9-year-old daughter as a designated driver.

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Car seats and winter coats can be a dangerous combination

Every Parent Should Know About This Potentially Fatal Problem

If kids are leaving the house and getting into a car, wearing a coat may be a mistake that holds potentially fatal consequences.

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Halloween provides teachable moments for self-driving cars

Costumes Test Ability Of Google's Autonomous Software In Discerning Odd Shapes

Do self-driving cars get spooked by vampires? That's one of the questions Google set out to answer over the past weekend when dozens of trick-or-treaters visited the company's Mountain View, California headquarters.

Graco Recalls 400,000 Additional Car Seats, 1.8 Million More Still Disputed

NHTSA wants more seats fixed; defect may have led to at least 1 death

Graco is recalling 403,222 more car seats over a potentially deadly problem with their buckles.

How Most Parents Are Failing Their Teen Drivers

Parents say they want teens to practice, yet they don't make it happen, says AAA study

Handing over the keys is a rite of passage. For a newly minted teen driver, it's a step toward independence. For mom or dad, it's a cue to become less involved. That may be a big mistake, according to a new study.

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Ferrari-driving kid's parents charged by Indian police [w/video]

Earlier this month, we reported on a video that was circulating the internet which showed a young boy driving a Ferrari F430 on a street in India while other children watched and two adults recorded the whole thing. And that was all that we knew at the time. Now, there is more information about the car, the kids and their parents thanks to an article in

Teen's Punishment For Drunk Driving? Mom Sells His Car

Wyoming mother displays her distress in classified ad

The meanest mother in Wyoming just may save her son's life.

Did Dad Posts Sexy Pictures Of Daughter To Help Sell Used Car? [UPDATE]

20-year-old "daughter" Lexxa Ridley bares quite a bit in ebay ad

Kim Ridley, owner of Ridley's Rides in Oregon, is sure to be in the running for the 2012 Father of the Year award. Wanting to sell his 1977 Datsun on eBay, Ridley decided to employ an age-old advertising technique: Sex sells. The issue? The sexy woman he shot draped over his car was actually his 20-year-old daughter Lexxa.

Ford MyKey now allows parents to block Howard Stern, Playboy Radio [w/video]

Ford's upgraded MyKey for 2011 – Click above for high-res image gallery