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Keller @ Large: Time To Ban Handheld Phones While Driving

BOSTON (CBS) – “Freedom Is Not Free” is an old saying engraved in the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington. And while it’s meant as a reference to the sacrifices made by members of our military, it applies to each of us in our everyday lives as well. 229 more words


Massachusetts Panel To Hear Calls For Hand-held Cellphone Ban For Drivers

BOSTON (AP) – Should Massachusetts prohibit the use of hand-held cellphones while driving?

The Legislature’s Transportation Committee is scheduled to examine that question at a public hearing on Tuesday. 98 more words


Lawmaker to resurrect bill that rolls back Utah's distracted driving law

SALT LAKE CITY — A bill that would roll back some of Utah’s ban on using cell phones while driving is being resurrected in the state legislature. 454 more words


Teens Rejoice and Teachers Lament: Cell Phones Back in Schools

Earlier this month, New York City public school students started bringing their cell phones to school with them – for the first time in years. There has been a city-wide ban on cell phones dating back to a policy Mayor Michael Bloomberg instated in 1988. 624 more words

Brooklyn High School Student In Trouble After Allegedly Taking Upskirt Photo Of Teacher

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Cell phones are now back in some New York City schools, but one student is already in trouble with the law. 284 more words


Lifting of cell phone ban in NYC schools in effect Monday

(PIX11) — New York City students will no longer need to hide or pay to store their phones beginning Monday, when the ban on cell phones in schools will officially be lifted. 89 more words


NYC Proposal Would Ban Texting & Talking On Handheld Cellphone While Biking

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s illegal for motorists to text and drive, and the same rules may soon apply to cyclists.

A proposed New York City law would… 350 more words