Silence is golden

    In case you missed the news while recovering from holiday overload, it’s officially illegal to talk on a cellphone while driving in Delaware. The New Year brings new rules, which include a ban on the use of handheld devices while driving through the first state.

    WHYY’s Mark Eichmann has the full report on the ban, which includes reading and writing text messages while driving, as well.

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