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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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Md. Police Cite 1,600+ Drivers For Phone Use

Maryland State Police say they’ve issued more than 1,600 citations to people using hand-held phones while driving since a state ban took effect Oct. 1.

11/21/2013

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Targeted For A Cell Phone: Towson Theft Part Of Nationwide Epidemic

It’s happened again. Another victim in Towson is targeted for her cell phone. It’s part of a nationwide epidemic of smartphone thefts.

11/13/2013

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Teen Assaulted And Robbed Halloween Night In Brooklyn Park

An armed robbery occurred Halloween night after a juvenile was assaulted in demands of his cell phone.

11/01/2013

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