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Simulator Opening Eyes To Dangers Of Distracted Driving

From texting to checking email and posting on social media sites, it’s not unusual to see a driver looking down.

08/21/2015

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Norwin Teacher Suspended In Alleged Student Texting Incident

An unidentified teacher at Norwin High School in Westmoreland County has been suspended without pay after the school district determined he had allegedly improperly texted a student.

05/18/2015

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South Allegheny MS Teacher Fired, Accused Of Inappropriately Texting 12-Year-Old Student

A former South Allegheny Middle School teacher has been fired and is facing charges after police say inappropriate text message exchanges were discovered allegedly between him and one of his students.

04/22/2015

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AAA Study: Distracted Driving Getting Worse, Especially Among Young Drivers

With all the school programs and laws, you’d think distracted driving would be on the decline, but a new AAA study says it’s getting worse, especially among young drivers.

03/30/2015

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Free Prom Tuxedo To Winner Of Essay Contest

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — High school students in the Penn Hills and Gateway School Districts have the chance to win a free tuxedo for the prom. Penn Hills Auto Tag & Notary is holding an essay […]

03/30/2015

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Sources: Inappropriate Texting Between Pine-Richland Student, Teacher Under Investigation

A teacher in the Pine Richland School District is under investigation for potential inappropriate contact with a minor.

03/24/2015

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Effects Of ‘Text Neck’ Growing For Tech-Savvy People

Doctors have come up with a new term to describe the pain many tech-savvy people are experiencing – Text Neck.

03/12/2015

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Taco Bell Petitions For Release Of Taco Emoji

Ever text someone using emojis and feel like something’s missing?
So does Taco Bell.

02/09/2015

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Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With 2 Students Appears In Court

A local substitute teacher accused of having sex with two students will go to trial.

09/30/2014

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Teacher Facing Charges For Alleged Sexual Activity With Students

A local teacher is facing charges after allegedly engaging in sexual activity with two of her students.

07/09/2014

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Greyhound Bus Driver Caught On Video Texting While Driving

A Greyhound driver has been put on leave after a passenger near the front of the bus filmed him texting while driving.

06/09/2014

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Wilkinsburg School District Secretary Accused Of Inappropriate Contact With Student

A lot of questions surround an employee of the Wilkinsburg School District over her alleged involvement with a student.

05/23/2014

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Texting 911 Now An Option For Verizon Customers In Allegheny Co.

What happened at Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook brought into the nation’s spotlight the need to be able to text a 911 call center for help.

05/14/2014

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Shaming Drivers Caught Texting And Driving

Texting and driving is illegal in many states, now you can face public humiliation for doing it in San Francisco.

03/28/2014

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Local Students Learn Dangers Of Texting And Driving

Nearly 400 students packed the auditorium at South Side High School in Hookstown, Beaver County.

02/14/2014

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