FCC slams Verizon over loss of 911 during storm

The FCC is attempting to strengthen the reliability and resiliency of the US' 911 networks, after concluding that Verizon was responsible for the service outages last summer triggered by a major storm.

Verizon sends 'Civil Emergency' text, incites fear

If you got a text message that was irrefutably sent directly from Verizon telling you to seek shelter immediately, what would you do?

FCC pushes for 911 texting

In the future, reaching out for emergency help will be as easy as sending a text message.