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More Stores Tracking Your Cell Phone To Offer Deals

How much of your personal information are you willing to give up, to get a deal? It’s a question worth asking as more and more stores tap into technology to track our cell phones.

05/21/2014

House Votes Unanimously For Cell Tracking Curbs

Restrictions on cellphone tracking by law enforcers have won the unanimous support of the Minnesota House. By a 120-0 vote, House lawmakers passed a bill Friday that would require court orders before government agencies can access location information on devices.

05/02/2014

Bullets

Good Question: Why Aren’t Large Ammo Purchases Tracked?

No one knew what James Holmes was up to: buying four guns and 6,000 rounds of ammunition over a period of two months. No federal agency was alerted, no red flag was raised. So, why aren’t large ammunition purchases tracked?

07/23/2012

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Iowa Eaglet Tracked To Wis., Minn., Then South

One of the Iowa eaglets that hatched this spring before a worldwide audience has been tracked to Wisconsin and Minnesota and now appears to be heading home.

10/30/2011

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Reports Finds Minnesota Law Weak On Bullying

A six-month investigation of anti-bullying efforts in Minnesota schools has found a patchwork of local policies with virtually no tracking of bullying incidents and little state oversight, Minnesota Public Radio News reported Monday.

05/16/2011

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Sen. Franken Leads Hearing On Phone Tracking

Sen. Al Franken will lead a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday about protecting your privacy while using mobile devices like smart phones and tablets.

05/10/2011

9/20/10 John Williams Show

Hour 1:  John looks at the story of the missing man and his car turning up in Chicago and can we use cell phones to track people down? Hour 2:  A Major League player is […]

09/20/2010

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