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Does Hunching Over Smartphones Hurt Our Spines?

According to one study, people spend an average of 2-4 hours a day hunched over their smartphones, which puts a lot of stress on the spine.

11/19/2014

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AT&T Simulator Shows Teens The Dangers Of Texting Behind The Wheel

Car crashes are the leading cause of death among teens, and cell phones could be making things worse.

10/29/2014

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Baltimore-Bound Passenger Charged For Pre-Flight Cell Phone Dispute

Cleveland authorities say a Maryland traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with aggravated disorderly conduct.

08/22/2014

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Md. Office of Tourism: Snap & Post Your Star-Spangled Selfies For A Prize

Prizes for you pictures. If you own a cell phone, chances are you have taken a selfie or two, but how about getting rewards for your pics?

07/02/2014

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4 Charged In Armed Robbery At Cell Phone Store

Howard County Police have charged four people with robbing an Ellicott City cell phone store at gunpoint.

06/26/2014

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Boy, 9, Robbed Of Cell Phone In Laurel

Police say a 9-year-old boy was robbed of a cell phone in Laurel.

06/07/2014

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Distracted Driving Tickets Skyrocket In Md.

Marylanders are getting nailed for distracted driving at an alarming rate. Across the state, police are catching more drivers on the phone behind the wheel.

05/09/2014

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Supreme Court Takes On Warrantless Cell Phone Searches

A challenge is underway now in the Supreme Court to the current practice of police searching the contents of cell phones during an arrest.

04/30/2014

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Proposed Bill Would Increase Penalty For Crashes Caused By Distracted Driving

A heartbroken Maryland mother pushes for change in Annapolis. Three years after losing her young son to a texting-related crash, she made an emotional appeal to toughen up Maryland’s distracted driving laws.

02/26/2014

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Practice What You Preach: Parents Aren’t Hanging Up The Phone While Driving

Nationwide, one out of every 10 deadly accidents involve distracted drivers. Now, a new study released this week finds that teens — and not their parents — and turning off their cell phones while driving.

12/16/2013

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Teen Charged As Adult In Armed Cell Phone Robbery In Glen Burnie

Two teens have been charged in connection to an armed cell phone robbery in Glen Burnie.

12/02/2013

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Some Passengers Are Hanging Up On The Plan To Allow In-Flight Phone Calls

A new plan to ease restrictions on air passengers is creating debate. The government wants to end the ban on cell phone calls in the air, but some passengers want to keep their peace and quiet.

11/22/2013

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