The robocalls just keep coming. But some new rules and initiatives may help the Federal Communications Commission and Federal Trade Commission better combat them.
It all started simply enough just before dawn on July 8, 1937, when Mrs. Beard of Hampstead, England called police to report her husband was chasing a burglar around the neighborhood.
The Federal Communications Commission is trying to rally industry to its side to prevent robocalls, especially those seeming to come from a local number.
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