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Ill. House OKs ban on cell phones while driving

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has approved a measure that would prohibit using cell phones while driving. The 64-46 vote Friday moves the bill to the state Senate for consideration. The measure would force drivers to use hands-free devices or use speakerphone features for calls. Police would be able to stop and ticket drivers holding a cell phone except during emergency...