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Seen On CBS2: The Perils Of Technology, The Dangers Of 'Email Apnea'We've long known that lack of sleep can be a serious health threat. Now doctors have another concern. It’s a new condition that could affect anyone who uses an electronic device.
Survey Finds Internet Makes People Rude; New Yorkers AgreeA recent national survey called rudeness a "national crisis," with 70 percent of respondents blaming technology for the spike in disrespect.
State Lawmaker Touts Tougher Distracted Driving Fines In NY Budget Proposal Under the current law, drivers who talk on a cellphone while driving without a hands-free device face a $100 fine. That penalty would be bumped up to $150.
Harassment Charges For NYPD SergeantA New York City police sergeant stood charged with harassment Wednesday, reportedly after pestering a woman with calls and text messages.
Tweeting, Deleting Help Build Rutgers Webcam CaseThe roommate of a Rutgers University student who killed himself after authorities said his intimate encounter with a man was captured by a webcam is finding that it's not just what you tweet, but also what you delete, that can get you in trouble.
Blind L.I. High School Student Wins $75K In Science CompetitionSurrounded by family and friends and overwhelmed with flowers, a Long Island high school student was celebrated Wednesday for placing second in a national science competition despite being blind.
Manager: Jenn Sterger Meets With NFLThe woman who allegedly received lewd photos and inappropriate text messages from Brett Favre has met with NFL investigators, her agent says.