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Michigan Passes Bill Banning Cellphone Use By New, Teen Drivers

Michigan lawmakers have passed a bill that would ban cellphone use by new drivers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

Lansing Mulls Kelsey’s Law To Ban Cell Phone Use Among Teen Drivers

There’s a push in Lansing to keep young drivers off the phone when they’re behind the wheel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

Troy Schools Aim To Curb Sexting, OK Cell Phone Searches

An Oakland County school district is stepping up the fight against “sexting” among teens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2012

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Michigan Consumer Wins Lawsuit Against Bank For Robo-Calls

A citizen harassed by auto-dialed robo-calls on his cell phone about a debt he never owed has won his lawsuit in federal court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2012

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Rice May Be The Cure For Your Phone On St. Paddy’s Day

If you have a plan to do any St. Paddy’s Day drinking with your cell phone around – you may want to keep a bag of rice handy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2012

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Study: Brain Makes Call On Which Ear Is Used For Cell Phone

A new study from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit finds a strong correlation between brain dominance (left or right hemisphere) and the ear used to listen to a cell phone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2012


Mom, Son Charged In Detroit Girl’s Shooting Death

A young man and his mother have been charged in the death of a 12-year-old Detroit girl who was shot during a dispute over a cellphone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012


Mom: Slaying Of Girl Was Over Cell Phone

The mother of a slain 12-year-old Detroit girl says the shooting that claimed the child’s life stemmed from a misunderstanding about a cell phone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

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Woman’s Cell Phone Leads Police To Her Stolen Car

Police were able to recover a stolen vehicle in Chesterfield Township by using the GPS coordinates of a cell phone that was left inside the car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

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Report: No Link Between Cell Phone Usage And Cancer

A recently published report in the British Medical Journal says there is no link that cell phones cause cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011