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  • T-Mobile put lots of bogus charges on customers' bills, FTC alleges

    T-Mobile put lots of bogus charges on customers' bills, FTC alleges
    Federal regulators on Tuesday accused T-Mobile of bilking customers out of hundreds of millions of dollars in third-party charges on phone bills for premium services such as flirting tips and celebrity gossip that customers never authorized. In a...
  • Start the Presses: Utility players on the council

    Start the Presses: Utility players on the council
    The Burbank City Council has no clothes. Mayor Dave Gordon had a chance this week to finally show the Media City that he could lead through a difficult and thorny issue: Whether to raise utility rates. He had his chance, but he blew it. To be fair,...
  • Comcast timeline: Rise of a giant

    Comcast timeline: Rise of a giant
    Comcast Corp.'s proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable would give the Philadelphia company nearly 30 million cable TV and high-speed Internet subscribers. The merger would consolidate Comcast's information pipeline serving the East and West coasts. Here...
  • Uber brings breath of fresh air to stagnant taxi industry [Letter]

    Uber brings breath of fresh air to stagnant taxi industry [Letter]
    Mobile technology is changing the way we communicate, shop, work and travel. Ride-sharing companies such as Uber are bringing much needed choice and competition to a stagnant taxi industry that has failed to advance with the times ("Uber to file long...
  • Media Companies, NAB Applaud Supreme Court Ruling Against Aereo

    Media conglomerates and the National Assn. of Broadcasters were quick to cheer the Supreme Court's 6-3 decision Wednesday finding that Internet-streaming startup Aereo violated the Copyright Act. "Aereo characterized our lawsuit as an attack on...
  • Tinley Park trustees consider cell phone towers

    Tinley Park trustees consider cell phone towers
    Tinley Park residents near two local schools would be faced with tall cell phone towers in their neighborhood under a proposal being considered by Village Trustees. AT&T Wireless has applied for a Special Use Permit from the Village of Tinley Park to...
  • 2 middle school students charged in 'sexting,' child porn scandal

    2 middle school students charged in 'sexting,' child porn scandal
    Two boys have been charged with possession of child pornography following an investigation into alleged "sexting" at a Barrington middle school, authorities said. One of the students from the Barrington Middle School Station Campus possessed and...
  • Taking the Kids -- 6 ideas to jumpstart a multigenerational summer trip

    Taking the Kids -- 6 ideas to jumpstart a multigenerational summer trip
    Is grandma packed? There's a good chance she and grandpa are going along on your summer vacation whether it's to a week at the beach, to Yellowstone or Orlando, and there's also a good chance they're leading the way -- and paying for, or for much of, the...
  • Liberty Media Sets Spinoff of Charter Holdings into Separate Company

    John Malone's Liberty Media announced plans to spin off its cable holdings, largely comprising its stake in Charter Communications, into a new publicly traded company called Liberty Broadband by the end of 2014. The move comes after the company in...
  • Police reports: Unwanted kiss, stolen engagement ring, egged house

    Police reports: Unwanted kiss, stolen engagement ring, egged house
    The following items were taken from Glenview police reports: A resident of the 1800 block of Aberdeen Drive reported a cell phone account was opened on April 22 using his or her identity. The resident canceled the account and suffered no financial loss....
  • Southwest adds Midway to its mobile boarding pass program

    Southwest adds Midway to its mobile boarding pass program
    Southwest Airlines said it will expand the use of mobile-based boarding passes to Chicago's Midway Airport, and several others, allowing passengers to use their cell phones to pass security checks and board aircraft. Southwest passengers with flights...