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WASHINGTON | AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

WASHINGTON  — AT&T has completed its $81 billion takeover of Time Warner, one of the biggest media deals ever. A federal judge approved the combination just two days earlier over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt consumers. The merger could shape the way consumers stream TV and movies and how much … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AT&T, Time Warner close $81B merger 2 days after judge OKs

NEW YORK  | AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring Trump attorney, Cohen

NEW YORK  — The chief lobbyist for AT&T is leaving the company after hiring of President Donald Trump’s attorney Michael Cohen as a political consultant. In a memo to employees, AT&T’s CEO Randall Stephenson said that Bob Quinn, senior executive vice president of the external and legislative affairs group, will retire. Stephen said that the … Continue reading NEW YORK  | AT&T chief lobbyist out after hiring Trump attorney, Cohen

AT&T and CitySwitch Sign Deal for Building, Leasing New Cell Towers Beginning in 2018

DALLAS/April 24, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — AT&T* and CitySwitch signed an agreement for building new cell towers to-suit based on future wireless network needs. CitySwitch will begin tower construction plans as early as the second half of 2018 and will lease completed sites to AT&T. These new structures will add to the overall communications infrastructure in … Continue reading AT&T and CitySwitch Sign Deal for Building, Leasing New Cell Towers Beginning in 2018

Vermont Governor Scott & AT&T Partner to enhance coverage at Grace Cottage Hospital

TOWNSHEND, VT – Vermont Governor Phil Scott today announced the arrival of an AT&T Cell Site on Wheels (COW) at Grace Cottage Hospital, which will reinforce and enhance wireless network coverage for the hospital and the surrounding area. The hospital and surrounding area were facing a loss of coverage due to a potential shutdown of … Continue reading Vermont Governor Scott & AT&T Partner to enhance coverage at Grace Cottage Hospital

US, AT&T fire opening salvos as govt seeks to block merger

WASHINGTON/March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The government and AT&T exchanged opening salvos in a federal trial Thursday as the U.S. seeks to block the telephone giant from absorbing Time Warner, in a case that could shape how consumers get — and how much they pay for — streaming TV and movies. The Trump Justice Department … Continue reading US, AT&T fire opening salvos as govt seeks to block merger

Drama club: Cavaliers hold meeting to vent frustration

January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Cleveland‘s drama club is acting up again. Frustrated by their recent poor play in a season when their NBA title hopes seem to be slipping away, the Cavaliers held an emotional pre-practice meeting on Monday in hopes of clearing the air. They’ve lost 10 of 14 and dropped to third in … Continue reading Drama club: Cavaliers hold meeting to vent frustration

Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repeal

NEW YORK /January 16, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — The expected wave of litigation against the Federal Communications Commission‘s repeal of net-neutrality rules has begun. A group of attorneys general for 21 states and the District of Columbia sued Tuesday to block the rules. So did Mozilla, the maker of the Firefox browser, public-interest group Free Press and New … Continue reading Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repeal

Reports: AT&T drops plan to sell Huawei smartphone in US

NEW YORK/January 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —U.S. telecoms carrier AT&T has dropped plans to sell Chinese brand Huawei’s smartphones in the United States, dealing a setback to the No. 3 global phone maker’s expansion plans, according to news reports. The Wall Street Journal, which reported the development Tuesday, gave no reason for AT&T Inc.‘s decision. The South China … Continue reading Reports: AT&T drops plan to sell Huawei smartphone in US