Study Shows 1 In 7 Teens Are SextingA JAMA Pediatrics study released Monday showed a rise in the number of teenagers who engage in sexting, with approximately 1 in 7 teens sending sexts, and 1 in 4 receiving them.
School: Student Grades, Focus Improve After Cellphone BanStudents at a Connecticut high school are recording higher grades and more focus in the classroom since the school instituted a blanket ban on cellphone use.
Teacher's Aide Arrested For Sexually Explicit Texts With StudentPolice said Cody McMillen, 23, taught at Village Tech Schools, a private charter school in Cedar Hill.
Dad Creates App Making Parents' Texts Impossible For Kids To IgnoreA father has created an app that will send texts their children are not able to ignore until they respond to the message.
Report: Texts Show Ezekiel Elliott Accuser Discussing Blackmail The woman at the center of the NFL's investigation that landed Ezekiel Elliott a 6-game suspension is having her credibility challenged after text messages alleging blackmail of the Dallas Cowboys star have surfaced.
"Smartphone Thumb" Is Plaguing More People, Doctors SayA condition that doctors used to only see in factory workers is becoming more widespread. The pain that comes from the repetitive movements of texting has been dubbed "smartphone thumb" by doctors.
Ex-U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty In Sexting CaseFormer congressman Anthony Weiner will appear in federal court to plead guilty to charges in connection with his online communications with a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina, officials said.
Texas Family Pushes For Cyberbullying Laws After Teen's SuicideFamily members of a Texas high school student who killed herself are rallying for tighter laws against cyberbullying.
FCC Beefs Up Emergency Cellphone AlertsThe federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September.
Bedford Mom Mistakes Toys For Drugs; Hilarity Ensues“Come home this instant.” Those are the words that Ashley Banks’ mother texted her after discovering what mom believed to be drugs in her daughter's nightstand drawer.
Fort Worth Boys Group Founder Arrested On Child Sex ChargesPolice arrest the founder and chairman of a Fort Worth nonprofit boys organization on child porn and solicitation charges.
Another Young Woman Comes Forward About Maypearl Police ChiefBrittanie Lyon says she first met Maypearl Police Chief Kevin Coffey four years ago, when he was a sergeant and she was 18.