COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Columbia is offering the public an unusual way to charge their electronic devices. A wood and metal bench in front of City Hall has an attachment that will charge devices through two USB ports. Public Works Director John Glasscock says the bench cost $4,100...
Everywhere you go these days . . . on the street, at a restaurant, at the movies . . . you see people staring straight down at their phones. Unless you're too busy staring at YOURS. So . . . has it become socially acceptable?
If you think it takes effort to get a teenager off a cell phone, you have no idea how right you are. Earlier this month, three campus police officers wrestled a 15-year-old girl to the ground to take her phone, with one jamming his knee into her head.
Okay, now that the big game is over, I think we can all look back on it with some clearer eyes. According to a new survey, 23 million Americans have broken or destroyed their cell phone while watching sports.