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Verizon, FCC Reach $25M Settlement in Mystery Charge Case

Leading wireless carrier reaches record settlement with Federal Communications Commission to resolve errant charges as the agency continues its inquiry into the billing practices of the wireless industry.

House Subcommittee to Probe Wireless Industry

Latest splash of unwelcome news for the wireless sector comes from the Hill, where House Oversight Committee subcommittee Chairman Dennis Kucinich announces a probe into debt-collection practices.

FCC Targets Wireless 'Bill Shock,' Proposes New Mobility Fund

Commission moves to crack down on wireless billing practices, votes to begin rulemaking process for mobility fund to spur new wireless data networks.

Verizon to Refund Millions in Mystery Data Plan Charges

Leading wireless provider, feeling the heat from the Federal Communications Commission, commits to refunding millions of consumers for charges for data sessions that they did not initiate.