Driving under the influence

FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2003, file photo, rapper Trick Daddy poses for a photo as he arrives at the 2003 Billboard R&B Hip Hop Awards in Miami Beach, Fla. Rapper Trick Daddy is facing charges of cocaine possession and driving under the influence after an officer found him apparently asleep behind the wheel on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Miami, authorities said. (AP Photo/Yesikka Vivancos, File)
January 11, 2020 - 5:07 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Trick Daddy is facing charges of cocaine possession and driving under the influence after an officer found him apparently asleep behind the wheel on Saturday in Miami, authorities said. An officer found the rapper when responding to reports of a driver hitting signs and running...
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Emergency services of the Luttach voluntary fire brigade secure an accident site after a car drove into a group of people leaving a bus in Luttach, near Bruneck in the northern region South Tirol, Italy, on early Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. (Freiwillige Feuerwehr Luttach via AP)
January 05, 2020 - 7:24 am
ROME (AP) — A drunken driver plowed into a group of young German tourists in northern Italy early Sunday, killing six people and injuring 11 others, Italian authorities said. The deadly crash occurred in a village near Valle Aurina, near Bolzano in the Alto Adige region, shortly after 1 a.m. as the...
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ARCHIVO - Esta fotografía de archivo del 5 de febrero de 2016, facilitada por la policía del condado Tarrant, Texas, muestra a Ethan Couch cuando quedó fichado, y cuya defensa arguyó que padecía “afluenza” en el juicio en su contra por la muerte de cuatro personas cuando manejaba ebrio. (Policía del condado Tarrant vía AP)
January 02, 2020 - 7:36 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas man who used "affluenza" as a defense at his trial for killing four people while driving drunk was arrested Thursday after authorities say he violated the terms of his probation. Ethan Couch, 22, was booked into a jail in Fort Worth after he tested positive for THC...
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This undated photo provided by the Ontario County Sheriff's office shows Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb. The top Republican in the New York State Assembly, was charged Dec. 31, 2019, New Year's Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle, just a week after he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the wheel drunk. (Ontario County Sheriff's Office via AP) .
January 02, 2020 - 11:03 am
VICTOR, N.Y. (AP) — The top Republican in the New York State Assembly was charged New Year's Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle, just a week after he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the wheel drunk. Brian M. Kolb, a Republican from...
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FILE - In this file photo, Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, Sam Hunt accepts the ACM Gene Weed Milestone Award at the 12th Annual ACM Honors at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. The Tennessean reports Hunt tweeted Friday that he made the “poor and selfish” decision to drive himself home after a friend’s show in Nashville last week. Hunt was arrested Thursday and charged with driving under the influence and violating open container law. (Photo by Al Wagner/Invision/AP, File)
November 26, 2019 - 9:12 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country singer Sam Hunt has apologized for drinking and driving. The Tennessean reports Hunt tweeted Friday that he made the “poor and selfish” decision to drive himself home after a friend’s show in Nashville last week. Hunt was arrested Thursday and charged with driving...
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FILE - This May 20, 2018 file photo shows Sam Hunt accepting the award for top country song for "Body Like A Back Road" at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. Hunt was arrested for driving under the influence and violation of the open container law after police in Nashville stopped him for driving the wrong way down a one-way road. Hunt was arrested Thursday morning about 6:30 a.m., booked into jail and released from jail on a $2,500 bond, according to WKRN-TV. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
November 21, 2019 - 11:48 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country singer Sam Hunt was arrested for driving under the influence and violation of the open container law after police in Nashville stopped him for driving the wrong way down a one-way road. Hunt was arrested Thursday morning, booked into jail and released on $2,500 bond...
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October 08, 2019 - 6:06 pm
ASHEBORO, N.C. (AP) — The former CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina has been found guilty of charges stemming from a car crash on an interstate while his two daughters were in the vehicle. News sources report Patrick Conway was found guilty of driving while impaired and misdemeanor child...
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September 28, 2019 - 12:19 pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Two Blue Cross Blue Shield insurers on both U.S. coasts are scrapping plans for a long-term cooperation agreement after an executive central to the deal resigned in the wake of an alleged drunk-driving crash. Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Portland, Oregon-based...
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FILE - This file photo provided by the Indiana State Police shows Manuel Orrego-Savala, of Guatemala. Orrego-Savala, living illegally in the U.S., was convicted of drunk driving in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver has been sentenced to 42 months in federal prison for illegally re-entering the U.S. after having been deported. U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler announced 38-year-old Manuel Orrego-Zavala was sentenced after pleading guilty to the federal charge. Orrego-Zavala was sentenced last September to the maximum 16 years for the February 2018 crash that killed Jackson and Jeffrey Monroe. (Indiana State Police via AP, File)
September 17, 2019 - 3:56 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Guatemalan man convicted of drunken driving in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver has been sentenced to an additional 42 months in prison for illegally re-entering the U.S. after being deported. Federal prosecutors announced...
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September 12, 2019 - 7:17 pm
Good evening! Here's a look at how AP’s news coverage is shaping up today in the Deep South. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to: The Atlanta AP Bureau at 404-522-8971 or apatlanta@ap.org The Columbia AP Bureau at 803-799-5510 or apcolumbia@ap.org The...
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