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How To File A ‘Cramming’ Claim Against Sprint, Verizon

Attorney General Lisa Madigan today joined with her counterparts around the country, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Communications Commission to announce settlements with Sprint Corporation and Verizon Wireless totaling $158 million to resolve allegations that the companies placed third-party charges on their customers’ cell phone bills, a practice known as “cramming.”

05/12/2015

Texting 911. (Credit: CBS)

Emergency Text To 911 Available, But There’s A Catch

As of today, most mobile device users have the ability to send a text to 911 in an emergency, but that doesn’t mean law enforcement will be able to respond immediately

05/15/2014

U.S. Cellular Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

U.S. Cellular Sells Off Chicago Market, But ‘The Cell’ Remains The Same

If you’re a U.S. Cellular customer in the Chicago area, you’ll be getting a new wireless provider, after the company announced it is selling its Chicago market to rival Sprint.

670 The Score–11/07/2012

CTA Signs With Sprint For Subway Cellular Service

The last major holdout among cell phone firms has signed a contract with CTA to hook up reception in its two major subways.

WBBM Newsradio–11/11/2010