How To File A 'Cramming' Claim Against Sprint, VerizonAttorney 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.”
Oak Lawn Students Design App To Help Alzheimer's PatientsA group of kids from Oak Lawn had hoped to learn it would be named one of the winners in Verizon's Innovative App Challenge. A school from Kentucky beat out the kids from St. Catherine of Alexandria School, who designed the Remember Me app, to help those with Alzheimer's Disease.
There's An 'Internet Slowdown' Today, Which Isn't As Bad As It Seems... YetIt's Comcast, AT&T and Verizon VS the likes of Netflix, Google and many individuals who really, really love the internet. Are you worried of the impending internet slowdown?
Emergency Text To 911 Available, But There's A CatchAs 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
Civil Libertarians, Consumers Uneasy About Government Collecting Verizon Phone RecordsCBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports on why the National Security Agency may be watching who you call and who calls you.
Walter's Perspective: Tax Day Not Fair On The Little GuyTax Day is not a good day for me, or for millions of Americans like me, digging deep for the IRS -- while hearing on the news that President Barack Obama's digging shallow, paying just a 20% tax rate; and Mitt Romney's hardly digging at all, paying a 14% percent rate on the $20 million he earned last year.
Activists Deliver 'Tax Bills' To Big Corporations On Tax DayAbout 200 people gathered at Federal Plaza on Tuesday to send a message on this Tax Day 2012.
Verizon Backs Down On Charging $2 Bill Payment FeeOne day after announcing it planned to start charging customers $2 to pay their bill online or over the phone, Verizon on Friday decided to ditch the idea.
Verizon To Charge $2 Bill Payment 'Convenience Fee'Starting Jan. 15, Verizon Wireless will charge customers $2 every time they pay their wireless bills online or directly over the phone.
Small Crowd Waits For Verizon iPhoneThe dangerously bitter cold couldn't deter a small group of people who lined up on Michigan Avenue early this morning, waiting for the doors to open at the Verizon Store.