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A sign is seen in front of the Sprint Nextel operational headquarters in Overland Park, Kansas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Report: Sprint Dropping T-Mobile Bid

Shares of Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. have fallen sharply in after-hours trading after a published report said Sprint was ending its pursuit of a merger of the two cellphone carriers.

08/05/2014

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Illinois Cracks Down on Cell Phone Laws

Illinois State Trooper says that they are switching gears from seat belts tickets to cell phones.

04/14/2014

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Police: Wet Cellphone Prompted Fit Of Rage

A suburban St. Louis man is accused of trying to stab a woman in a dispute over a wet cellphone.

11/05/2013

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McCaskill Wants Relaxed Cellphone, Tablet Rules on Airplanes

She says it’s absurd to retain the restrictions for passengers given that the FAA decided earlier this year to let pilots use tablet computers in the cockpit.

12/12/2012

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Cellphone Providers Take Steps to Deter Thefts

Major cellphone providers have agreed to prevent stolen devices from being reactivated in their networks.

11/19/2012

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Adding Cellphones to No-Call List

The Missouri senate has passed a measure that would put cellphone numbers on the state’s no-call list.

02/17/2012

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Illinois Debates Total Cell Phone Ban

Dave Druker of the secretary of state’s office says if there is a ban, compliance will start out low, and then grow.

01/09/2012

Woman Accused Of Bribing St. Louis Jail Guard

Candice Grissom allegedly gave a cellphone and $300 to a jail guard who then agreed to give it to her husband.

09/27/2011

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Study: 22 Percent of Missourians Rely on Cellphones

Growing numbers of Missourians are dropping their landlines.

04/20/2011

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Sisters Overcome By CO Fumes; Remain Hospitalized

One may have been trying to recharge phone in running car.

03/23/2011

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