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TxDOT Executive Salaries Up 42.5 Percent

The salaries of top executives at the Texas Department of Transportation have spiked more than 40 percent in the past year amid deep cutbacks elsewhere in state government.

07/08/2012

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Insurance Devices Can Track More Than Your Driving

You may have seen the ads showing a plug-in device that auto insurers promise will help lower rates for good drivers. While the devices keep track of your good driving habits, they may also show the bad.

07/02/2012

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TxDot Launches Online ‘Road-Trip’ Map

Headed out for that Summer road trip? TxDot has an interactive online map of the state that shows areas where road work could be a problem.

06/20/2012

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Two Dead After Two Vehicle Accidents In Fort Worth

Two people are dead and a third is in the hospital after two vehicle accidents early Sunday morning.

06/17/2012

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Save On Car Insurance Without Sacrificing Protection

Spending just a few hours in front of your computer could save you some serious money on your car insurance bill.

04/11/2012

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TxDOT Encouraging Distracted Driving Awareness

The Texas Department of Transportation has started a campaign to stop distracted driving. TxDOT is saying simply – Talk. Text. Crash.

04/10/2012

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Fort Worth Road Construction Gaining Momentum

Anyone who has driven in north Fort Worth recently has certainly noticed the extensive road construction, and the desperate need for such a project.

03/26/2012

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5 Tips To Save Gas

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.

03/23/2012

Interstate 35E and President George Bush Turnpike. (Credit: Google Maps)

Carrollton Officer Reflects On Near-Death Experience

A five-year veteran of the Carrollton Police Department, Officer Jeff Salle said helping those in need is what motivated him to join the force. Last weekend, it almost got him killed.

03/06/2012

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Speed Limit Increase Coming To Miles Of North Texas Interstate

Soon you will be able to drive 75 miles per hour, legally, on hundreds of miles of North Texas interstate.

01/26/2012

Traffic backs up Interstate-35 in Texas. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

AAA: 7.5 million Texans Traveling For Holidays

An industry group expects 7.5 million Texans will hit the road for the end-of-the-year holidays.

12/19/2011

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Could US Drivers Ever Abide By Cellphone Ban?

Junior Woods has a well-practiced routine for conducting business on the road: While driving throughout rural Arkansas, the electronics salesman steals a glance at his cellphone every so often, checking for text messages and emails.

12/14/2011

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