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Cell Phone Ban

The Controversial Policy Most New York Mayoral Candidates Hope To Abolish

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.29.2013 | New York

New York City students may soon be able to use their cell phones in school, as a majority of the New York City mayoral candidates recently vowed to en...

WATCH: Cell Phone Unlocking Ban To Be Reconsidered After 100K Sign Petition

Posted 03.03.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

The Federal Communications Commission will investigate if unlocking a cell phone should be illegal, after an online petition against the ban reached 1...

Yikes! Peter Frampton Injured On 101 Freeway

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 08.01.2012 | Los Angeles

Well, it looks like no one is immune to the perils of LA traffic. Rock god Peter Frampton got into a minor accident on the 101 Freeway yesterday af...

UC Berkeley Study Uncovers Results Of CA Car Phone Ban

AP | By DON THOMPSON | Posted 05.06.2012 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California's nearly four-year-old ban on drivers using handheld cellphones is saving lives, according to a University of Califor...

A Cell Phone-Owner Causes A Scene At The NY Philharmonic

artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

The end of Mahler’s Ninth Symphony contains some of the most spiritual and peaceful music ever written. So when a cellphone began ringing – and ri...

Bluetooth Or Crazy? Cellphone Ban Tough To Enforce

AP | By MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 12.16.2011 | Technology

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A driver in the next lane is moving his lips. Is he on a hands-free cellphone? Talking to someone in the car? To himself? Sin...

POLL: Should High Schools Ban Cellphones?

Posted 01.03.2012 | Home

The City of New York banned cell phones in public schools five years ago. And now, when nearly every teen has a cell phone and schools enforce the ban...

Indian Village Bans Cell Phones For Unwed Women

AP | BISWAJEET BANERJEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

LUCKNOW, India — A northern Indian village has banned unmarried women from using cell phones for fear they will arrange forbidden marriages that...

Cell Phone Ban After Boston Trolley Crash

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BOSTON — The head of the Boston-area transit authority said Saturday he'll ban all train and bus operators from even carrying cell phones on boa...