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06/27/03 - East Texas

No-Call List Wins Quick Fans

  If you're like a lot of folks, you don't like it when the telephone rings during dinner. Especially if the call is from a telemarketer. But starting Friday, you can get on a national registry to block most of those calls. It's a federal trade commission project that's been in the works for more than a year. This is different from the Texas No-Call List.

The website, www.donotcall.gov, stayed busy most of Friday afternoon from an influx of traffic. All states west of the Mississippi can register by calling 1-888-382-1222.

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