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One in three U.S. teens admit to texting while driving

'The earlier teens start driving, the earlier they start texting while driving'

"The earlier teens start driving, the earlier they start texting while driving."

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Why are teens driving less? The Internet, maybe

There are fewer 16-year olds with licenses than any time since the 1960s.

More data from the Federal Highway Administration shows that teenagers are driving less.

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Millennials don't want cars, but Generation Z does

They prefer "traditional, practical, and trusted" brands.

Teenagers today aren't super exited about Tesla, despite valuing sustainability and autonomous driving.

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Colorado students offered scholarships for admitting to drunk driving

A defense attorney in Colorado Springs, CO is taking a different step in the fight against drunk driving, offering a $1,000 scholarship to teens willing to write about their experiences driving under the influence.

Teen Drivers Increase Insurance Premiums By Nearly Eighty Percent

Having a teenage boy on your plan will cost you even more

It's tough to have a teen driver in the family for numerous reasons. A new study from insuranceQuotes.com found one more: insurance rates skyrocket when an average married couple adds one to their policy.

Car Shopping For A Teen? Here's What You Need To Know

Many used cars don't contain criticial safety features that could keep kids safer

Teen drivers are the most vulnerable motorists on the road. They take unnecessary risks. They're inexperienced. They're more likely to sit behind the wheel of used cars that don't contain the latest safety technology.

Teen Dies After Jumping On iPhone Thief's Car

Young girl was thrown from the back of the thief's getaway car, died two days later

Marisol Hernandez recently gave her daughter a new iPhone 5S on condition she get good grades during her sophomore year of high school. Rubi Rubio already had broken two phones, so Hernandez told her daughter if she broke this one it would be her last.

New York Named The Best State For Teen Drivers

Hawaii is also quite safe, South Dakota is not

Teen drivers in New York are safer than teens in any other state, according to a new study from Wallethub.

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.

Fatal Accident Risks Rise For Teens Carrying Passengers

Drivers aged 15-17 have 8 times the risk of a fatal accident of those aged 18-24

Parents have new reason to breathe a sigh of relief when it comes to the safety of their teen drivers, and they have new reason to be frightened.

Quick-Thinking Teen Rescues Man From Car Sinking In River

Victim may have been driving drunk, police say

A Connecticut teenager saved the life of an alleged drunk driver who drove into a local marina and found his vehicle submerged in water.

Two Teen Boys Cling To Back Of Tractor Trailer On Freeway

Police say no one called them about the stunt

During an afternoon commute on I-93 in Massachusetts, two teenage boys were spotted clinging to the back of a tractor trailer. The pair didn't seem too concerned as they traveled at highway speeds.

Teen Flips Over Car In Failed Stunt

Stunt goes wrong but still ends spectacularly

Teenagers doing stupid things is a time-honored tradition, but with the advent of cheap recording devices, we now get to see this stupidity in action.

Teenage Girl Restores A Car She Can't Drive

This young mechanic is rebuilding a Pontiac Fiero ahead of her 16th birthday

One girl's passion for a project car has inspired a whole community of gear heads. Kathryn DiMaria was only 12 years old when she came to her parents with the idea to refurbish a Pontiac Fiero.

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CDC: Teen drinking and driving down by more than half

One out of 10 teens has hopped behind the wheel of a car after drinking alcohol, a Center for Disease Control and Prevention study revealed this week. That means every month, there are potentially 2.4 million teenagers driving under the influence of alcohol. Hopefully, not all at the same time.

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Drunk-Driving Rates Among Teen Drivers Show Sharp Decline

Key Reason: Sober or not, teens are driving fewer miles

Drunk driving among American teenagers has sharply declined over the past two decades, according to the Centers For Disease Control.

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Fourth Of July Is Deadly For One Particular Age Group

Study: Approximately 160 people could be killed on nation's roads on holiday

The Fourth of July: Synonymous with fireworks displays, leisurely barbecues and teen death. Sadly, that last topic has become an annual staple of the holiday weekend.

Tragic Irony: Teen Dies While Texting The Dangers Of Texting And Driving

Parents make plea to outlaw texting and driving in Idaho

Taylor Sauer, a college student driving home on a lonely road, was texting with a friend via Facebook when her car crashed into a tanker truck at 80 miles per hour, killing her instantly. The tragic irony of the accident was revealed in phone records shortly after: At the time of the accident, she had been texting about the dangers of texting and driving.

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Latest reason for teen crashes? Peer pressure

A new study from the water-is-still-wet research department has found that teens may have been the victims of peer pressure just before a crash. The studies were crafted by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and State Farm. The first study surveyed 198 teens and found that those who were more likely to have friends pile into a vehicle with

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