Alhambra PD Becomes 1st In US To Use Chinese Text Messaging Service In Outreach EffortA Southland police department has begun using text messaging to improve relations with its Chinese residents.
LA's First Emergency Weather Alert Warned Nearly 3 Million Via PhoneFor most, the alarm hit around 2 a.m., along with a text message reading: "Flash flood warning."
LA To Study 'Next Generation 911' To Allow Text Messaging, Photos If you've ever wanted to use text messaging in an emergency, the city of Los Angeles could be taking one step closer to making that a reality.
AAA: Hands-Free Texting More Distracting Than Talking On CellphoneDrivers using voice commands to send text messages and emails from behind the wheel is actually more distracting and dangerous than talking on a cellphone, according to a new AAA study.
Digital Parenting Expert Hilary DeCesare Talks About Cyber BullingDigital Parenting Expert and CEO of Hilary DeCesare stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to discuss cyber bulling, teenage text etiquette, and how parents can decode new terms! is a safe social networking site for kids.
US Gov't To Use Text Messaging For Extreme Weather Alerts You could soon start receiving text messages from the U.S. government in response to potential weather emergencies.
New Calif. Law Would Ban Texting While Biking; What's Next?It could soon be illegal to ride a bicycle and text if a California lawmaker gets his way.
Retired Teacher Accused Of Having Hot Tub Sex With Student, 17, In Hot Water AgainRetired school teacher Gay Davidson-Shepard, 59, already accused of having sexual relations with a 17-year-old male high school student, was charged Friday with violating a protective order.
Texting To Be Included In New FCC 911 PlanAngelenos may soon be able to text 911 in case of an emergency.
Moms-To-Be Get Free Advice Via Text For Healthier BabiesNew moms and moms-to-be are signing up for a new service that sends free weekly texts on a variety of topics from prenatal care, to breastfeeding, nutrition, labor symptoms and more.
Angelenos Can Get Digital Emergency Notifications Through Alert LA CountyLos Angeles County residents can receive emergency official notifications by email, text message and phone.
Court OKs Warrantless Cell Phone Search In CaliforniaThe California Supreme Court has ruled that police do not need a warrant to search a cell phone carried by someone under arrest.

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