Smartphones may have role in rise of U.S. traffic deaths

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of deaths from traffic accidents in the United States jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015, suggesting smartphones and other driving distractions could be making America’s roadways more dangerous, officials said on Tuesday. Reuters: Technology News

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Polish refocus on Smolensk crash could hurt relations with Russia

WARSAW (Reuters) – The West may be considering a thaw with Moscow, but Poland’s new conservative government could further strain relations with the country’s former Soviet overlord by reopening an investigation into the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Russia in 2010. Reuters: World News

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