Activists Call For Stricter Checks Of Ride-Hailing DriversThe Massachusetts Chapter of the National Organization for Women is urging ride-hailing services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar to come up with tougher background checks for their drivers.
Survey: Some Mass. Drivers Know They Have Bad Driving Habits But Do Them AnywayResults of a new national survey suggest that Massachusetts drivers are quick to lay the horn on others but are not likely to follow the rules themselves.
Keller @ Large: Local Drivers Continue To Defy Logic, Common SenseI thought once we left winter behind, I wouldn’t have to do any more commentaries about local drivers for awhile. I was wrong.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
Menino Says School Bus Strike Was Led By 'Rogue Element' Of The Union Boston Mayor Thomas Menino says drivers will be docked a day's pay, and the city shares parents uncertainty about bus transportation Thursday.
More Ways To Save From The AARP BulletinBuying index funds instead of actively managed funds can cut your investing expenses by up to 80% annually.
Keller @ Large: Some Drivers Still Don't Use Common SenseIt’s a shame that we’re all held hostage to the behavior of the few who were inexplicably born without any.
RI Lawmaker Wants To Ban Dogs From Drivers' LapsA lawmaker in Rhode Island wants to pass a law to stop motorists from driving with dogs in their laps.
City Of Boston Targets Old, Unpaid Parking Tickets To Raise $5 MillionWBZ-TV has learned details about a move by the city of Boston to collect nearly $5 million from old parking tickets.
NTSB Urges States To Ban Driver Cell Phone UseFederal accident investigators recommended states ban the use of cell phones and other electronic devices by all drivers except in emergencies.
Raynham Asks AG To Look Into Gas GougingGas prices are racing toward $4 a gallon, and Raynham selectmen are asking the Attorney General to investigate if gas stations are jacking up their prices just to make a buck.
Boston Drivers Finding It Hard To Park CarsIt's a challenge parking in Boston these days with all the snow. For drivers, it's either a narrow squeeze, or maneuvering to make way.
Mass. Drivers Could Pay Insurance By The MileCar insurance could be sold by the mile under a pilot program being considered by the state of Massachusetts. Called pay-as-you-drive, drivers could pay car insurance by the mile instead of a lump sum payment.
Curious About State's New 511 SystemThe state's new 511 hotline, the one set up to help drivers avoid traffic, is getting clobbered. Several people have written to WBZ to complain about...