Police Are Losing Battle Against Texting While Driving

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Distracted-driving fatalities continue to climb, but police say texting while driving is trending upward--even though motorists are well aware of the danger. "It's everyone, kids, older people — everyone," says a Massachusetts cop. "When I stop someone, they say, 'You're right. I know it's dangerous, but I heard my phone go off and I had to look at it . . .

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