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In a phone scam, a man is accused of taking thousands of dollars from senior citizens of Madison County.

MADISON COUNTY (Alabama) – One guy has been arrested in connection with recent scam calls targeting elderly people, according to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office. As a consequence of the multi-agency investigations, Kino Deandre Roper, 26, was arrested on...

El Paso phone calls will soon require ten digits

Calls to El Paso will soon require 10 digits to dial. A person uses a smart phone in this Sept. 16, 2017, file photo in Chicago. Almost everyone in the United States agrees that the spread of disinformation is...

Horror movie fans should mark their calendars for two new Wilmington-produced horror thrillers.

In addition to the slasher film “Halloween Kills,” which was shot in Wilmington, horror fans received first views at two other scary films made in the Port City this week. The trailer for the latest instalment in the popular...

The leaders of Japan and South Korea are planning a phone call on October 14, according to reports.

According to Japanese government officials, arrangements are being made for Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida to speak by phone with South Korean President Moon Jae In as early as Thursday. If accomplished, it will be Kishida’s first opportunity to...

Erie County Courts Warn People About Phone Scam

A phone fraud targeting region residents has been reported to the Erie County Courts. Scammers claim that because you did not report for jury service, Erie County Judge Joe Walsh has issued a “failure to appear” warrant in your...

What El Paso residents need to know about phone calls that will soon require 10-digit dialing

In the backdrop, a man holding an iPhone is shown with a typical touch-tone phone keypad. EL PASO, TX (KTRK) — The days of dialling seven digits to call your El Paso neighbours are numbered. All local calls in...

Google Pixel 6 Pro Camera Repair Instructions and New Benchmarks Bring Good News and Bad News

It appears that the Google Pixel 6 Pro camera set will be out of this world, if not in terms of pure hardware (there are better options), but in terms of the arguably far more essential calibration and bespoke...

The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning about a phone / text message scam involving a murder threat.

WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – According to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, a new phone and text fraud has been circulating recently, causing folks in the area to be more concerned than usual. DO NOT FREAK OUT...

Amid the turmoil, the foreign ministers of Iran and Azerbaijan spoke by phone about their relations.

The Iranian Foreign Ministry announced Wednesday that Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian spoke on the phone with his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov on the current developments in bilateral relations. Amirabdollahain emphasised the need of avoiding misunderstandings and working to build...

Ethan Hawke stars in Blumhouse Horror trailer ‘the Black Phone’

The newest Blumhouse horror film is here, and it’ll give you nightmares. The first trailer for Scott Derrickson’s “The Black Phone,” which will be released in theatres on February 4, has been released by Universal Pictures. The film stars...

Travelers Rest Police Evacuate Restaurant After Receiving A Phone Threat

(FOX Carolina) TRAVELERS REST, SC – According to Travelers Rest Police Chief Benjamin Ford, law enforcement is responding to a possible threat at a chain restaurant in Travelers Rest. Just before 11 a.m. Wednesday, Ford said staff at the...

45-year-old mother hanged herself after a phone consultation with a doctor who promised to ‘call back tomorrow’

On March 31, Clare Childes, 45, of Caernarfon, Wales, reported suicidal thoughts. Dr. Gwilym Evans told the inquest that he promised to contact her back ‘tomorrow.’ Mrs Childes’ phone went to answer phone when he called back two hours...

Next week, Samsung will host another Unpacked event; Is the Galaxy S21 FE on the way?

Samsung is planning another Unpacked event next week, and while the company hasn’t announced what it will be about, it could be when the Galaxy S21 FE is officially shown. The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked Part 2 will be the...

Amazon has the Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 10.4 for under $ 200

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 was released last year and has a starting price of $230, making it a good option if you’re searching for a low-cost Android tablet. The slate is available in two versions: Wi-Fi and LTE,...

Molly Shannon’s iPhone is discovered in a New York taxi by a couple

After leaving her iPhone in the back of a cab in New York City, actress Molly Shannon said, “I’m like, I’m never going to get it back.” After accidently coming onto a certain “superstar’s” iPhone, a couple was on...

Hundreds of people have been the victims of a phone scam in which a caller posed as a state trooper.

The call was made using the MSP Hart Post phone number, and the scammer claimed that the victim owed money. A phone call was received by dozens of West Michigan residents on Tuesday, in which the person on the...

Lurking: Couple Steals Sleeping Victim’s Wallet and Phone

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information that could lead to the arrest of two burglars who broke into an unlocked hotel room and took a victim’s wallet, credit cards, mobile phone, and Amazon Echo device....

Otto Wettstein, Rochelle telephone operator | Rochelle News-Leader

Ida, his mother, was closing a window when her hand slipped and shattered the glass. Ida sat on the floor, bleeding, and summoned Otto for assistance. Otto dashed six blocks to Dr. Carlton’s house for medical help. “I don’t...

On the phone of the alleged Illinois child killer, a search for “how to get rid of your child” was discovered.

A Canton woman allegedly explored the internet for aid weeks before allegedly killing her five-month-old kid. According to authorities in Fulton County, Joslynn Graham, 23, searched the internet for “means to get rid of your child.” Graham’s bond hearing...

In a UK court, the ruler of Dubai and the Pegasus phone hack were exposed

Presented by Rachel Humphreys with Dan Sabbagh; produced by Elizabeth Cassin and Axel Kacoutié; executive producers Phil Maynard and Archie Bland. Earlier this year we brought you an investigation into the use of controversial spyware called Pegasus. As part...

Scammers Take Advantage of Seniors Receiving Meals on Wheels

According to the group, someone is impersonating a Meals on Wheels representative and requesting personal information. Note from the author: The video above is from October 8, 2019. Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia has issued a warning to older...

Martinsville teams are trying to restore MINet phone and internet service

Martinsville is now undergoing repairs after the city’s fiberoptic feed was severed early Sunday, impacting internet and phone service provided by the MINet system. The city of Martinsville said that personnel were handling the cut feed just after 10...

Downed Campbell County phone lines; 911 and online services are not affected – WFXRtv.com

CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Campbell County Department of Public and Employee Relations issued a notice to community members on Monday about the county’s phone lines, which are currently inoperable and sending callers straight to voicemail. According to...

Mainstream Media News Issues Toll Fraud Alert

Residents on Garrett Avenue’s unit block found drug tools in their property, according to Radnor police. Some empty syringes were discovered by residents. The responding officer searched the area and discovered numerous other locations. Residents should not call 9-1-1...

Continuous and innovative product launches will propel the foldable phone market above $ 65 billion by 2031, according to a survey by Future Market...

Future Market Insights’ (FMI) foldable phone market analysis is designed to provide unique insights into the market’s development drivers, restraints, and opportunities. The latest developments in display size, RAM capacity, and price range are reviewed in depth across numerous...

County Council Dist 4: Mead does not respond to emails or phone calls

My husband has made three attempts to contact Snohomish County Council member Jared Mead, two through email and one by phone, since early July of this year. My husband has yet to receive a recognition of his questions, let...

Ten-digit phone calls will soon be a requirement

You may already do so when dialling a phone number in the 662 area code, but effective Oct. 24, dialling all 10 digits, including the area code, will be compulsory. When dialling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the Federal...

A phone scam is causing people in Madison County to lose their life savings

A phone scam is targeting the elderly in Madison County. Approximately $200,000 has been taken in Madison and Morgan counties in the last week, according to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office. People are receiving calls from someone claiming to...

Putin, Merkel and Macron speak on the phone about Ukraine

The Ukrainian issue was discussed during a phone discussion between Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and French President Emmanuel Macron, according to a statement released by the Kremlin on Monday. “The disturbing stalemate in the endeavour...

Local news | heraldcourier.com – Bristol Herald Courier Sullivan sheriff warns of phone scam

THE CITY OF BLOUNTVILLE, TENNESSEE — Sheriff Jeff Cassidy of Sullivan County issued a warning on Monday about a phone scam in which a caller impersonates him or another county official and attempts to collect money for missed jury...

Body camera footage of the Superfit NYPD cop shows him chasing a phone robber from a Brooklyn subway train

Strong Arm of Low! Superfit NYPD police officer in his 40s can be seen in body camera footage of a 15-year-old robber chasing a 15-year-old robber from a Brooklyn subway train, jumping over a turnstile ticket gate and capturing...

Bloomfield Township resident loses $ 21,000 as a result of phone fraud

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (FOX 2) – The Bloomfield Township Police Department received a call from a resident claiming she was scammed out of $21,000. The caller then asked the victim what the nearest police station to her was and she...

Telephone Scammers Posing as County Officials, Including Sullivan County Sheriff Warned – WJHL-TV News Channel 11

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) – Scammers have begun attempting to impersonate Sullivan County Sheriff Jeff Cassidy, according to a release from Sullivan County Sheriff Jeff Cassidy. DON’T MISS: Clients say Tri-Cities contracting company abandons projects after receiving thousands of dollars Scammers will...

The Icon 3 is Cricket’s newest phone, costing $ 90

Cricket Wireless, the prepaid brand that utilizes AT&T’s network, recently began selling its latest self-branded handset, the Cricket Icon 3. As the newest in the carrier’s lineup of branded phones, the Icon are entry-level phones with really low price...

Rumor has it that Apple wants your phone to have more control over your car

Our phones are becoming interconnected to our automobiles. Drivers may operate many of their phones’ functions using voice commands or the car’s display with Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto. Apple’s latest idea would make the opposite trick work...

Scam Alert for Mid-Valley: Suspicious Timing of a Fraudulent Phone Call

When an Albany resident went to get a new bank card recently, he received a pleasant surprise. A scammer called him right away, attempting to get him to reveal his new card number. On his bank statement, Roy Poppleton,...

Parents across the state are making desperate phone calls and waiting for huge waiting lists to locate child care

DENVER | In the northern part of the metro area, Davine Licon’s residence is across the street from a child care centre. The problem is that it only has room for her preschooler, not her baby boy Azarius, and...

These themes will transform your Xiaomi phone into something more than Xiaomi News

The vast majority of our objective recommendations are geared toward taking your Xiaomi to the next level of customization. Today, however, we decided to take the matter to its logical conclusion. As a result, we’ve put together a list...

NBC New York mourns the death of a beloved cancer nurse who was killed by a fleeing phone robber near Times Square

Hundreds of people are expected to attend a memorial liturgy on Monday in honour of a 25-year-old New Jersey oncology nurse who died over the weekend after a fleeing phone thief allegedly pushed her to the ground near Times...

India and UK support global approach to dealing with Taliban in phone call between Modi and Johnson

The importance of a concerted global approach to engage the Taliban has been emphasised. The meeting between PM Narendra Modi and Boris Johnson comes as a Taliban delegation visits Qatar for meetings with a number of countries, including the...

Vivo Y20T ‘Made in India’ Snapdragon 662 Phone Launch: Price, Specifications

With the launch of the Vivo Y20T in India, Vivo has redesigned its Y-series smartphones. The new gadget, which comes in a single storage option, follows the Vivo Y20A, which debuted in the country last year and features Qualcomm...

When a bullet ricochets off the Hulk phone case, the robbery victim is saved

A Brazilian man was “saved” by a superhero after his Incredible Hulk-themed phone cover miraculously deflected a bullet throughout an armed theft. A tweet recounting the Marvel-ous save presently boasts greater than 6,000 likes. When they examined the victim’s physique,...

A van driver was fined after causing a collision while distracted by his phone

A van driver who ploughed into the back of a car after becoming distracted when his mobile phone rang has been fined, police said. Mark Loughlin, 50, drove into the back of a Range Rover while attempting to connect...

Tulsa World’s Kim Komando: Photos You Should Always Have On Your Phone At Your Fingertips

You might laugh thinking about all the random Google searches you’ve done over the years. Imagine someone getting access to that list, and you might instead shudder in embarrassment. Your phone’s photo library is good for more than just...

To protect single women, the UK is considering implementing a ‘guide me home’ phone tracking system

LONDON (AP) — A top British government official is backing a phone company’s proposal for a new tracking service to help protect girls and women walking alone. A phone company executive pitched the idea amid ongoing outrage over the...

In Johnson County, there have been reports of fraudulent phone calls.

FRANKLIN, Ind. – The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) warns that someone is making fraudulent calls pretending to be a member of the sheriff’s office. JCSO says it will never solicit money over the phone. Any issues related to warrants,...

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has issued a warning about a phone phishing scam

Oct. 9—The state Department of Motor Vehicles on Friday warned New Yorkers of a text message phishing scheme. Phishing texts are fraudulent messages designed to obtain data or sensitive personal information to be used to commit identity theft or...

Downtown Atlanta’s red phone booth is now pink

ATLANTA — An iconic booth outside the Red Phone Booth bar in Downtown Atlanta is now a bright shade of pink. The pink salute carries an extra special meaning, as a member of the speakeasy staff recently died after...

Egypt’s telecom regulator spends EGP 324 million to increase cell phone service on highways

The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) has started implementing an urgent plan to expand cell phone coverage on five main roads. NTRA will launch a limited tender for companies licensed to establish and operate mobile phone base stations at...

Cell Phone Parking at Sea-Tac Airport Has Become Much Easier

Ferrying friends and relatives to and from Sea-Tac Airport just got easier. The Port of Seattle, which oversees construction on Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), has finished improvements to its satellite cell phone parking lot. A new overpass access ramp...
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