First responders demand action after Verizon throttles data speeds for the fire department during a natural disaster in Santa Clara County, Calif.
The demise of Obama-era internet protections could affect consumers' ability to watch and use their favorite apps and services—though not right away.
Three Republicans join Democrats to push through a measure intended to revive Obama-era internet rules that ensured equal treatment for all web traffic.
Legislation that Democrats have created might pass the Senate, but it has little chance of clearing the House.
The merger announced Sunday will be reviewed by the Justice Department and the FCC. It could make cellphones more expensive and reduce the telecommunications workforce.
The Federal Communications Commission repealed net neutrality laws in December, but the fight for net neutrality is not over.
Free press advocates say rule changes are a "massive handout" to the right-wing Sinclair Broadcast Group that would have far-reaching, negative impacts nationwide.
Wednesday is the last day people can post comments to the Federal Communications Commission about a sweeping new plan intended to roll back rules of...