texting

BMW's 'Don't Text and Drive' ad

Lawmakers Consider Tougher Texting While Driving Penalties

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are revisiting whether heftier fines are needed to stop motorists from texting while driving. The General Assembly’s Transportation Committee on Monday heard testimony on several bills that would create […]

02/09/2015

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Texting Problems Resolved

Verizon Wireless says software issues in some switching centers are blamed for a texting outage which lasted about 90 minutes today, but says the problem has been resolved.

02/27/2014

Cell Phone Car

Talk + Txt + Drive = No License

A bill that would impose tougher penalties for texting or using a hand-held mobile phone while driving has passed a key legislative committee.

04/15/2011