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Illinois is One of the Toughest States for High-Risk Drivers

17% of your waking hours (about 18 hours) are spent behind the wheel of a car each and every week if you're an average American. However, sharing the roads with lots of high-risk drives makes it seem like a lot more.

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Chicago’s Drivers are Among America’s Rudest

Today's my day to talk to you about driving here in Illinois. Earlier this morning, I posted some analysis of summer road trips that has Illinois ranked as the 16th worst state for summer travel (click here for that report). As soon as I finished up that post, I got an email from Expedia that gives a few numbers from their Road Rage 2016 Report. Not surprisingly, Chicago gets the nod for rudeness behind the wheel. It's not #1, but I'm sure the Windy City is willing to try a bit harder.

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Morning Headlines: Thursday, September 10

Aldermen React After Council Votes "No" on HUD Loan for Downtown Hotel Projects

Belvidere Woman Charged in Road Rage Incident

Winnebago County Board majority leader faces a primary election challenge

PK Diner Closing After One Year in Business

A battle cry to solve Rockford's GED crisis as poverty festers

Six drivers arrested for driving while impaired over the Labor Day weekend

Harlem Middle School Remembers Emily Fleming

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Evander Holyfield Hates Road Rage

Be careful who you direct your road rage toward. It might be the former heavyweight boxing champion of the world.

From Healthday:

Although no agency keeps official statistics on road rage events across the country, reports of so-called "aggressive driving" incidents have increased by about 7 percent each year since 1990, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety...

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Cartoonish Road Rage in Russia

Anyone who's spent any time perusing internet videos knows that it's apparently a legal requirement in Russia to have a dashboard camera.

Last week I posted the Russian dashboard camera video of a motorcyclist plowing into the rear end of a truck, flying over the handlebars, and then landing on his feet on the truck's roof...

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