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Indiana panel backs ban on drivers using handheld phones

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A proposal to ban drivers from using handheld cellphones on Indiana roads is advancing in the state Legislature.Read more

Ban on drivers using handheld phones clears Indiana House

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The Indiana House has endorsed a proposal that would ban motorists from using handheld cellphones, a step that supporters say is aimed at combating distracted driving.Read more

Law enforcement applauds proposed cell phone ban for motorists

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If it passes, the new law would make it easier for police to write tickets because they would no longer have to prove someone is texting.Read more


Study: Americans are overpaying for unlimited data

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A new study of U.S. mobile consumers finds that 90-percent overpay for unlimited data plans.Read more

Oh no! I've been spoofed!: What to do when your number is used to make robocalls

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What happens when YOU "call" dozens of people without ever picking up your phone? Read more

California high school bans cell phones

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Some teachers in the heart of Silicon Valley are trying out new ways to get students to put down their phones and engage in real life.Read more

Local police connecting cell phone robberies in Delaware, Grant counties

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MARION, Ind. (WTHR) - Two cell phone robberies in Muncie and Gas City may be connected. At least that is what a Marion Police detective posted on social media...Read more

Experts say generic phone chargers not worth the risk

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A lot of people buy the knock-off brand to save a few bucks, but those generics may not be as safe as the brand name.Read more

Suspect as young as 14 arrested in cell phone store robbery investigation

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Metro police have made dozens of arrests in connection with a string of recent robberies at Indianapolis cell phone stores.Read more


911 service restored to Indiana counties after outage

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Several central Indiana counties reported a 911 outage Friday night.Read more

Indiana lawmakers introduce hands-free cellphone bill for drivers

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Lawmakers at the Statehouse are looking to take your phone out of your hands while you're driving.Read more