Denton Cracks Down On Distracted DriversDenton police say if they catch you texting while driving, you won't be LOL.
Families Push For Statewide Ban On Texting While DrivingSitting behind pictures of loved ones killed in crashes, 15 Texas families tearfully pleaded with lawmakers to support a statewide texting-while-driving ban.
North Texas Court Dismisses Case Against ‘Sexting’ TeacherMost people believe the exchange of sexually explicit text messages between a teacher and student should not be happening and is probably against the law. But a North Texas court has ruled that some ‘sexting’ is actually free speech and protected by the law.
Ex-BP Engineer, Texan Convicted On One Obstruction Charge The first criminal trial produced by the Justice Department's sweeping probe of BP's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico ended Wednesday with a jury convicting a drilling engineer of trying to obstruct investigators by deleting text messages from his cellular phone.
Police Believe Allen Teen Was Texting Before Deadly CrashA preliminary investigation has led one North Texas police department to believe a crash that took the life of a high school student may have been the result of texting while driving.
Experts Seeing More Instances Of Sleep TextingYou've heard of sleep walking? Try sleep texting. No joke -- experts say they're seeing more and more people complaining about it.
Is Texting Ruining The Art Of Conversation?Statistics show that, these days, many people with cell phones prefer texting over a phone call. It's not always young people, though the data indicates that the younger you are, the more likely you are to prefer texting.
State Summit Addresses Need For Texting & Driving BanThe man in charge of the nation's transportation system is taking aim at Texas and more than a dozen other states that don't have bans on texting and driving.
For Customers, DART Police Just A Text AwayPublic transit users in the Dallas area will have another way to summon help. On Friday, DART patrons can begin texting to reach police.
UNT Student Competes In Nat'l Texting ChampionshipA University of North Texas student is in New York City preparing to compete in the fifth annual LG U.S. National Texting Championship. Sarah Wood is one of just 12 other “texters” competing.
TxDOT Launches Distracted Driving Awareness CampaignIn 2009 alone, distracted drivers caused more than 100,000 Texas crashes. To help combat the problem, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is launching the “Talk. Text. Crash.” campaign.
Experts Warn About Making Text Message DonationsMaking a charitable donation using your cell phone is quick and easy. But scam artists are hard at work dreaming up new ways to take advantage of your giving mood.