Latest Driving under the influence News

Trooper: Drunken Missouri man dragged horse behind his truck

Sep. 20, 2018 5:33 PM EDT

MOUNTAIN GROVE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a drunken southwestern Missouri man badly injured a horse by dragging it behind his pickup truck until he was stopped by angry witnesses. Sasha Martinez told KSPR that she, her daughter and a friend saw the horse tied to the pickup Saturday as it drove down the...

Trump's immigrant roundups increasingly net noncriminals

Sep. 20, 2018 1:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A daughter who never returned home, a son gunned down point-blank, a mom who was brutally attacked — all deaths at the hands of immigrants in the country illegally, all gripping stories the White House has been eager to share. But for all the talk of murderers, rapists and other "bad...

The Latest: Frat revokes University of Kentucky chapter

Sep. 19, 2018 5:07 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a University of Kentucky student charged with DUI and suspended from school after the death of a 4-year-old who was hit by the student's car (all times local): 4:40 p.m. A national fraternity has revoked the charter of its University of Kentucky chapter after the death...

Student pleads not guilty to DUI in crash that killed boy, 4

Sep. 19, 2018 3:41 PM EDT

KLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A University of Kentucky freshman charged with DUI in a crash that killed a child has pleaded not guilty. News outlets report 18-year-old Jacob Heil wasn't required to appear in court Wednesday because his charge is a misdemeanor. Heil's attorney Chris Spedding entered the plea....

15-year-old accused of drunken driving with baby in car

Sep. 18, 2018 10:14 AM EDT

MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Police in Wisconsin say they pulled a 15-year-old boy over for reckless driving and discovered the teen was drunk and had a baby in the back seat. Mount Pleasant police say the baby's mother and another teen in the car were also intoxicated. Sgt. Eric Relich says police...

Rams practice squad C Aaron Neary arrested on DUI suspicion

Sep. 17, 2018 9:54 PM EDT

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Neary, a center on the Los Angeles Rams' practice squad, has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and damaging property. The Simi Valley Police Department said it received several calls about an erratic driver who had hit a bus stop sign, mailboxes...

Nebraska governor hopeful Krist denies drinking allegations

Sep. 17, 2018 7:47 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Republican officials Monday accused Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bob Krist of drinking on the job as a state senator and implied that he drove while intoxicated, allegations that state investigators declined to pursue and that Krist fervently denies. The Nebraska...

High school principal on paid leave after DUI charge

Sep. 17, 2018 4:51 PM EDT

LAGRANGE, Ky. (AP) — The principal of a Kentucky high school has been placed on paid leave after being arrested on charges of driving under the influence. News media outlets report that Oldham County High School Principal Angela Newcomb was arrested early Sunday in LaGrange. An arrest citation says she was...

Former Jets LB Donahue suspended 14 weeks by NFL

Sep. 14, 2018 8:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Jets linebacker Dylan Donahue was suspended 14 weeks by the NFL on Friday for violating its substance abuse policy. The 26-year-old Donahue pleaded guilty last month to charges in two separate incidents in which he was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Police said he...

Judge refuses to release congressional candidate from jail

Sep. 12, 2018 4:08 PM EDT

DALTON, Ga. (AP) — A judge in Georgia has refused to release a congressional candidate from jail while he appeals a drunken driving conviction. The Dalton Daily Citizen reported that Whitfield County Superior Court Judge Cindy Morris on Tuesday refused to release Steve Foster on bond during an appeal....