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Fitch Calls For More Action After String of Cell Phone Store Robberies

Police Chief Tim Fitch says 37 percent of all robberies in St. Louis County are cell phone related.



Police Arrest One Involved in AT&T Robbery

The Illinois State Police have taken a woman, who was believed to be involved with the robbery at a AT&T store, into custody.


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AT&T Worker Robbed at Knifepoint in Blackjack

An AT&T worker is robbed of his cell phone and wallet shortly before noon Tuesday by a knife-wielding suspect.



Adults Text More Than Teens While Behind the Wheel, Study Says

Survey sponsor AT&T is calling on employers to help end texting while driving during National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April.


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AT&T Strikes Deal With Union Workers

Four year pact would cover about 20,000 Communications Workers of America members in 36 states.


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AT&T Worker Dies After On-the-Job Assault

AT&T offering $100K reward.


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AT&T asks Americans to Stop Texting and Driving

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has declared it a “national epidemic.”


5/30/12-Recent Sumner graduate Ambrose Burks wears specially-designed goggles and tries to send a text while at the wheel of the AT&T virtual reality simulator Wednesday. "I used to do it A LOT," Burke said about texting behind the wheel after "crashing" the simulator, "but it's not safe at all". Like many teens who go through the simulator experience, he swore off texting while driving for good. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Drive Is Simulated…Dangers Of Texting Behind The Wheel Are Very Real

AT&T simulator changes teen ‘tudes about dangerous practice.


St. Louis County Council (KMOX/Michael Calhoun/File)

Cell Towers Stripped of Copper; St. Louis County Considers Crack-Down

Hopes to better keep track of scrap thieves to steal from cars, air conditioners and even phone lines and cell towers.


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AT&T Strike Possible

Contracts for 40,00 union employees expire Sunday.