The Morning Drive: Drinking Bleach, Alcohol Brands, Speed Limit

August 15, 2019

Happy Thursday DMV! Grab your cup of coffee and get settled with The Morning Drive. Here are today's top headlines. 

Drinking Bleach Won't Cure Diseases

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said this week that drinking bleach could be life-threatening as some have considered doing so to cure HIV, AIDS or cancer. 

Chain Bridge Road Is Getting A New Speed Limit

The new speed limit is 35 mph and comes as part of the continued construction project on Interstate 66.

Mopeds Are Coming To D.C.

Just more than a week after D.C.'s Department of Transportation announced plans for a four-month pilot program with mopeds, one company is bringing the bikes to the District to make them available this weekend. 

Phone Scam Costs Maryland Nonprofit $16,000

An elaborate phone scam left a Maryland-based nonprofit searching for answers. The scam cost Takoma Park's Let's Play America $16,000.

These Were The 5 Most Popular Liquors Bought At Virginia ABC Stores

Tito's topped the list. 

Whale Appears In Ocean City

A whale swam close to the shore in Ocean City, Maryland last week. The thrill was caught on video. 

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