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Federal judge approves AT&T-Time Warner merger (access required)

WASHINGTON — A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday, a move that could usher in a wave of media consolidation while shaping how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies. U.S. ...

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AT&T CEO says he won’t sell CNN as antitrust tension rises (access required)

AT&T Inc. won’t sell CNN and never proposed such a deal, Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson said as a battle escalated with antitrust officials over the $85.4 billion acquisition of the network’s owner, Time Warner Inc. Discussions of individual assets, ...

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AT&T-Time Warner merger draws tough questions from lawmakers (access required)

U.S. lawmakers grilled chief executives of AT&T Inc. and Time Warner Inc. about whether their proposed tie-up would benefit consumers and called for antitrust officials to closely scrutinize potential competitive harm from the deal. Republicans and Democrats questioned at a hearing ...

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AT&T contributes to Baltimore schools (access required)

Nine Baltimore city public high schools will receive over $385,000 from AT&T to support programming, the company announced. The schools that will share $386,569 are: Academy for College and Career Exploration, Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, Carver Vocational-Technical High ...

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Maryland gets $788K as part of AT&T cramming settlement

Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler says Maryland will receive $788,000 for its participation in a settlement with AT&T. The $105 million multistate settlement announced Wednesday resolves allegations that the company unlawfully billed wireless customers for tens of millions of dollars ...

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