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Law Enforcement Groups Push Congress To Force Cell Providers To Keep Your Texts

The nation’s top law enforcement groups are pushing Congress to force cell companies to hold on to your text messages. That’s raising concern among privacy groups.

12/06/2012

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Text Messaging Celebrates Its 20th Birthday

Twenty years ago today, an engineer performed a task that would forever change the way we communicate.

12/03/2012

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Health: Cell Phone Warning For A Certain Group of Women

Some doctors say there’s a potential link between cell phones and breast cancer, for certain women. They’re seeing evidence of breast cancer that could be connected to where some women keep their mobile phones.

11/19/2012

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Montgomery County Mother’s Invention Helps Children Tie Shoes

A Bala Cynwyd mother is trying to mainstream her invention that she says teaches kids how to tie their shoes in minutes.

11/11/2012

Stigall Show Log 9.28.12

Chris discusses his time at last night’s Phillies home finale, Ann Coulter’s confrontation with Whoopie Goldberg on The View, and the latest update of Pennsylvania’s voter ID law. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Comedian Jon Lovitz, and CBS 3’s Beasley Reece.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/28/2012

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Study Shows 66% Of People Suffer From Nomophobia

A recent study sponsored by SecurEnvoy has found that, since 2008, the amount of people who fear being without a mobile phone has grown from 53 percent to 66 percent.

09/27/2012

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Further Restrictions On Cell Phone Use While Driving Unlikely

Erik Arneson, spokesman for the Senate majority leader, believes there’s no appetite to revisit the issue in this session, which ends no later than November 30th.

09/09/2012

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Yard Sale Thief Nabbed Through Craigslist Sting

An Allentown man was arrested after advertising a cell phone he stole from a yard sale on Craigslist.

08/15/2012

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‘Texting Thumb’ A Growing Health Condition

The increasing use of cell phones and other devices is leading to a health epidemic commonly referred to as “texting thumb.”

08/13/2012

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Police Searching For Northeast Philadelphia Robbery Suspect

A black male walked into the Mobile Trac cell phone store, located at 2643 Germantown Avenue, at about 10:54 a.m. on June 22nd.

06/27/2012

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Cops: Drunk Man Drove Onto Ocean City Boardwalk To Find Lost Cell Phone

Police say a driver and his female passenger drove onto the boardwalk in Ocean City Tuesday evening in an attempt to find a lost cell phone.

04/25/2012

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Caught On Tape: Passenger Robbed Aboard SEPTA Bus

Philadelphia police are searching for three men who were caught on tape stealing a cell phone from a victim aboard a SEPTA bus.

03/28/2012

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Study: No Link Between Cell Phone Use And Cancer

A recent study followed 350,000 people over a 17 year period and found no relation between cancer and talking on a cell phone.

10/21/2011

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3-On Your Side: Cell Phone Roaming Warning

These days, we use our cell phones for all kinds of things, from searching the web to watching movies. Things like texts and emails are common services for typical phone plans. But if you’re traveling, don’t assume they’re part of the package or, as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan found, you may be in for one expensive wake up call.

10/19/2011

Police Arrest Substitute Teacher Of Delaware School

Delaware State Police say a 22-year-old substitute teacher has been arrested for showing a 15-year-old male student cellphone pictures of herself undressed.

09/29/2011

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