| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The average person is paying over $70 a month on their cell phone bill.
With those kinds of prices, it's infuriating to realize that small-time scammers may be sneaking extra charges into the fine print. But that's exactly what the Federal Trade...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
There's a right way and a wrong way to go about killing a gun-control bill.
DO: Follow the official procedures and observe the unofficial etiquette when you go to the Legislative Office Building in Hartford to testify against a bill at a public hearing....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Want a new smartphone every few months for a fairly low price?
T-Mobile’s making it possible. Although Verizon and AT&T recently lengthened the amount of time that subscribers have to wait before upgrading their phones at discounted prices, T-...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:39 PM
It was probably my fault that he did it. Because I happened to mention that he sounded so young on the message made two years earlier.
He sounded young and sweet and surprisingly polite, and sometimes I was happy he didn't pick up right away, because...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:07 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Supreme Court ruled 5-2 Thursday that police must first obtain a search warrant if they want to look through a cell phone.
The case centered on a Jacksonville case where police seized the phone of a man identified as the...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Ravens outside linebacker Albert McClellan is no longer facing an accusation of domestic violence.
Arrested on June 30 in his hometown of Lakeland, Fla., McClellan's first-degree misdemeanor battery case and a second-degree misdemeanor simple assault...
| May 12, 2013
| 9:22 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Teenagers who text while driving are also more likely to engage in other risky activities, such as riding with an intoxicated driver or not wearing a seatbelt, a new study suggests.
Researchers from the U.S. Centers for...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:21 PM
A man fatally shot his wife and two daughters before turning the gun on himself near Darien Tuesday, according to officials.
The shootings took place in the 500 block of Oldfield Road in DuPage County near Darien. The deaths are believed to have been...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
A Glenview teenager was given a $300,000 bail in Cook County Bond Court Saturday on attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery charges after he allegedly stabbed a 17-year-old boy in a scuffle Thursday night in Winnetka.
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Continual coverage of the trial of Drew Peterson for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
6:10 p.m. Jury asks to go home
Judge Edward Burmila told jurors they could go home or keep deliberating, and the jury has...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:37 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - One out of every seven Los Angeles high schoolers with a cell phone has sent a sexually-explicit text message or photo, according to results of a 2011 survey that also found "sexters" more likely to engage in risky sex...