Senate Passes Markey's Anti-Robocalls Bill, Sending It To TrumpThe Senate on Thursday passed a bill that cracks down on robocalls.
Report Says Robocalls Are Overwhelming Hospitals, Putting Patients' Lives On The LineTufts Medical Center was flooded with thousands of calls one morning last year.
Wireless Phone Carriers Can Now Block Robocalls By DefaultRelief could finally be on the horizon, but perhaps at a cost.
FCC Warns Of Late-Night 'One Ring' Call Back ScamIf an unknown number with a “222” area code rings up your phone in the middle of the night – don’t call back.
Robocalls: What AT&T, Comcast And Verizon Are Doing About ThemAT&T, Comcast, Verizon and other telecom giants want to tamp down on the scourge of robocalls.
Don't Dial *77 To Block Cell Phone Robocalls, Say Mass. State PoliceMassachusetts State Police say don’t dial *77 to block robocalls on your cell phone because you'll end up calling 911.
Senate Bill Calls For $10,000 Fine Per Illegal RobocallA bill proposed in the U.S. Senate would hit those behind annoying robocalls with big fines.
Bill Would Ban All Robocalls In MassachusettsThose calls offering free cruises, loan modifications, supposedly important information from the FBI and more could soon stop.
You Could Get Up To $900 In Free Cruise Robocall SettlementIf you've ever received one of those annoying robocalls claiming you’ve won a free cruise, it may be time to cash in.
States Try To Block Robocalls That Go Straight To VoicemailMassachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is joining several other states to prevent so-called "ringless robocalls".
New Service Detects, Hangs Up On RobocallsA new service will hang up the phone if it detects a robocaller.
New FCC Rules Require Consent For Automated Telephone 'Robocalls'It's called the "Do Not Call Registry". But signing up your phone number doesn't always stop those unwanted robocalls and texts.
Brown, Warren Trade Accusations In Federal Election Commission Complaints The Massachusetts Democratic Party filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission on Friday charging that Republican U.S. Sen. Scott Brown illegally coordinated with a group affiliated with GOP strategist Karl Rove on automated phone calls targeting Democrat Elizabeth Warren. The Massachusetts Republican Party responded hours later by preparing its own FEC complaint charging Warren with illegally coordinating with the AFL-CIO on anti-Brown mailings.
Keller @ Large: Does Robocall Crackdown Go Far Enough?Guess what still isn’t covered, for legal reasons – robocalls on behalf of political candidates.
FCC Cracks Down On RobocallsTelemarketers will now need your permission before they can call you.