Dec 05, 2013 — NEW YORK (AP) It's sometimes called "highway hypnosis" or "white-line fever," and it's familiar to anyone who has ever driven long distances along a monotonous route.
Drivers are lulled into a semi-trance state and reach their destination with little or no memory of parts of the trip. But what if it happened to an engineer at the controls of a speeding passenger train? Go to full article
Apr 04, 2013 — Two days after a New York state Senator was arrested for trying to bribe his way onto the New York City mayoral ballot, a state Assemblyman has been accused of accepting payments to sponsor legislation that would benefit developers of an adult day care center in the Bronx.
The charges bring the number now to over 30 state legislators accused or convicted of varying degrees of wrongdoing in the past decade. Go to full article