Verizon Strike Possible as Contract Deadline LoomsVerizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier.
Study: Largest ISP Companies Slowing Data For 75 Percent Of USMassive internet providers such as AT&T, Time Warner, Verizon and Comcast are purposefully slowing data from popular websites to thousands of businesses and residential users across the country.
Widespread Verizon Service Outage Across D.C.-Baltimore RegionA widespread Verizon outage in the Baltimore-Washington region has been mostly restored, although some customers are still reporting service issues.
Verizon to Netflix: Stop Blaming Us For Bad Video Or We'll SueVerizon Communications Inc. sent a letter to Netflix Inc. on Thursday, telling it to stop blaming Verizon for bad video quality or face a lawsuit.
Reddit Co-Founder: Getting Rid Of Net Neutrality Is 'Un-American'Alexis Ohanian tells CBS DC free, unfettered access to the Internet represents the American traditions of fair play and hard work.
Government Pays Millions in Taxpayer Dollars to Phone Companies to SpyHow much are your private conversations worth to the government? Turns out, it can be a lot, depending on the technology.
ACLU Files Suit Against NSA, Patriot Act Phone SurveillanceThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit charging that the NSA’s mass surveillance of U.S. citizens’ data violates constitutional rights of free speech and privacy.
Expert: Individuals 'Desensitized,' 'Numb' To Privacy ThreatsSome experts feel that many American citizens may not share the visceral reactions to the National Security Agency scandal that have been seen during discussions of it in the national news media as clients - not because of a lack of concern, but rather, a lack of surprise.
Snowden: 'I'm Not Going to Hide'A 29-year-old intelligence contractor who claims to have worked at the National Security Agency and the CIA allowed himself to be revealed Sunday as the source of disclosures about the U.S. government's secret surveillance programs, risking prosecution by the U.S. government.
Obama Seeks Fresh Start To Complex Relationship With Chinese PresidentSeeking a fresh start to a complex relationship, President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping are retreating to a sprawling desert estate for two days of talks on high-stakes issues, including cybersecurity and North Korea's nuclear threats.
Holder Suggests He Could Step Down Due To Controversy 'Fatigue' Brushing aside Senate panel queries into whether he might step down, Attorney General Eric Holder suggested he would only do so because of “fatigue,” or when he has accomplished his goals.
Feinstein: Feds' Secret Seizure Of Telephone Records Part Of Ongoing PracticeThe chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence committee says the top secret court order for telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon is a three-month renewal of an ongoing practice.
Verizon Names Data-Draining, Battery-Killing AppsThere are plenty of lists out there that tell consumers which apps are the most entertaining or useful, but Verizon has released a different type of list that might be more beneficial to smartphone users.
Commission Says 911 Outage During Derecho Was Avoidable A state commission says the 911 outage in Northern Virginia after last summer's derecho was caused by Verizon's failure to perform necessary maintenance.
FCC: 'Big Four' Wireless Carriers Allow 911 Dials Via Text MessageThe four largest wireless phone carriers have agreed to relay text messages to 911 emergency call centers in 2014.