Man Who Lost Wife, Daughter Says State Texting Ban Doesn't Go Far EnoughEmma Shaffer and her daughter, Tita were killed by a driver who was texting last year near Denton.
Governor Abbott Requests Lawmakers Pass 20 Bills During Special SessionGovernor Greg Abbott scolded Texas lawmakers Tuesday for having to call them back for a special session on July 18.
Gov. Abbott Pressuring House, Senate To Pass Bathroom BillGovernor Greg Abbott also discussed a wide range of issues impacting Texas this legislative session in a one-on-one interview.
Waco Man Indicted For Texting While Driving During CrashA Waco man was indicted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a serious crash after he found to be texting while driving.
Study: Texas Among Top 20 States With Most Distracted DriversAccording to a new study, distracted driving is probably worse than you think, with drivers looking at their smartphones on 88 out of 100 trips.
Texas House Approves Texting While Driving Ban... AgainThe Texas House is once again pushing for a statewide ban on texting while driving after efforts in previous years either fizzled out or were vetoed.
Drivers Still Dialing, But Want More 'Behind The Wheel' Phone LawsA new insurance company survey says that despite drivers' continued push and support for laws restricting cellphone use while driving, they are still sometimes regularly using the devices irresponsibly.
Texas House Passes Bill Outlawing Texting While DrivingFor the third time, the Texas House has passed a bill outlawing texting while driving.
Texas House OKs Ban On Texting While Driving, But Veto May LoomA statewide ban on texting while driving gained preliminary approval in the Texas House on Wednesday, advancing a plan that four years ago fell victim to a gubernatorial veto - and could face a similar fate this time.
Families Push For Statewide Ban On Texting While DrivingSitting behind pictures of loved ones killed in crashes, 15 Texas families tearfully pleaded with lawmakers to support a statewide texting-while-driving ban.
Police Believe Allen Teen Was Texting Before Deadly CrashA preliminary investigation has led one North Texas police department to believe a crash that took the life of a high school student may have been the result of texting while driving.
Review: States Stepping Up Fight Against Distracted DrivingWhile no U.S. state fully bans cell phone use while driving, a new report finds that many states are stepping up their efforts to fight distracted driving.