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Cell Phone Stolen In Laurel Armed Robbery

A 30-year-old man was robbed of his cell phone in Laurel. Anne Arundel County police are looking for the suspect.

10/17/2013

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MTA Fights Back Against Cell Phone Robberies On Public Transit

Violent robberies on public transportation. Local police and federal officers are fighting back against cell phone thefts–a problem that is multiplying on local transit.

10/10/2013

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Take A Glance: New Laws Taking Effect In Md. On Tuesday

Take a glance at new laws taking effect in Maryland on Tuesday.

10/01/2013

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Put Down Those Cell Phones: New Traffic Laws Take Effect Tuesday

Drivers, listen up. New traffic laws take effect on Tuesday with the goal of making Maryland roads safer.

09/29/2013

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Plugged In! Howard County Pilot Program Allows Electronic Devices In Class

Smartphones and tablets are welcome in classrooms. It’s part of a pilot program in Howard County.

09/24/2013

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Man Wanted For Stealing Cell Phones & Punching Sprint Employee

Police are searching for a man accused of stealing cell phones, punching an employee and hitting a customer with his vehicle as he fled the scene.

09/24/2013

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Curbing Thefts: City Council Votes To Ban Cash-For-Cell Phone Kiosks

The City Council has voted to permanently ban the kiosks that buy cell phones on the spot and instantly dispense money to the buyer.

09/16/2013

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Police Arrest 3 Teens In Recent String Of Cell Phone Robberies

Three city teens are under arrest for at least 20 attacks in different parts of Baltimore. Police say they carjacked vehicles, then used the stolen cars to ambush people and rob them.

08/16/2013

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Growing Trend: More Thieves Snatching Cell Phones Right Out Of Victims’ Hands

A brazen cell phone theft–caught on camera. It’s a crime that’s becoming too common across the nation and here in Baltimore.

08/16/2013

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Man Run Over By Car After Argument Over Cell Phone

Howard County police say one man ran over another man with his car after the two argued over the return of a cellphone in Laurel.

08/09/2013

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More Pedestrians Getting Injured While Distracted By Using Cell Phones

A new study shows that walking while using a cell phone can be dangerous and even deadly.

06/24/2013

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Ex-CIA Worker From Md. Revealed As Source Of Spy Agency Leaks

A 29-year-old contractor, who lived in Maryland and claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA, was revealed Sunday as the source of disclosures about the U.S. government’s secret surveillance programs, risking prosecution by the U.S. government.

06/09/2013

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