robocalls

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2019, file photo, a man uses a cell phone in New Orleans.
(AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
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June 09, 2020 - 2:37 pm
Insurance telemarketers fined $225M for a billion robocalls
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FILE - This Aug. 1, 2017, file photo, shows a call log displayed via an AT&T app on a cellphone in Orlando, Fla. New tools are coming to help fight robocall scams, but don’t expect unwanted calls to disappear. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
June 06, 2019 - 11:47 am
By TALI ARBEL AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators voted Thursday to give phone companies the right to block unwanted calls without getting customers' permission first. The Federal Communications Commission's move could make call-blocking widespread and help consumers dodge...
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