Chicago Union Creates Ringtone to Curb Immigrant DeportationUnite Here Local 1 launched the Spanish-language ringtone on its website Sunday.
Praise for New Illinois Limits on Cellphone TapsACLU says technology is "too powerful to remain unregulated"
Insurance Industry Grapples with Cellphone-Related Work InjuriesCellphone-related injuries have increased eight-fold in the past few years, and it can be a workers comp issue.
Man Charged in Cellphone, Hoverboard Robbery in St. LouisProsecutors have charged one man and are considering charging another in the robbery of two teens who lost a cellphone and their motorized two-wheel scooters, known as a hoverboards, in the attack near their St. Louis home.
Authorities Believe Cellphone Trafficking Ring Bought Phones in BulkThe Macon County Sheriff's Office says in a Facebook post that it is believed a cellphone trafficking ring bought the phones.
Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Secretly Recording Young GirlsA suburban Kansas City man who followed women around area retail stores so he could secretly record videos up their skirts was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in federal prison for attempting to produce child pornography.
FCC to Phone Companies: You Can Stop Unwanted RobocallsTired of automated phone calls urging you to vote for a certain candidate or pitching you a cruise vacation? You can now tell your phone company that federal regulators say it's OK to block them.
NTSB: Amtrak Engineer Didn't Use Cellphone Before CrashThe engineer driving an Amtrak train wasn't using his cellphone to talk, text or download data just before the train derailed in Philadelphia last month, safety investigators said Wednesday.
Verizon Wireless, Sprint Settle Allegations of Bogus ChargesIllinois consumers who believe third-party vendors charged their cellphone bills phony fees can submit restitution claims after a $158 million settlement with Verizon Wireless and Sprint.
Ill. Drivers Still Risking Tickets to Talk on Cellphones"There's really a big misconception where drivers feel as long as the phone's not up to their ear, they're abiding by the law" - ISP Trooper Calvin Dye, Jr.
Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler: Let the Good Times Roll!Organizers are hoping the windy, cold weather predicted for Saturday won't put a chill on the annual Soulard Mardi Gras Parade.
STL Police Search for Suspects Who Stole From Woman in CarSt. Louis police have released surveillance photos of two suspects who stole a cellphone, money and a laptop from a woman in her car Saturday afternoon.