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Court rejects Verizon challenge to roaming rule

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court has rejected a Verizon challenge to a Federal Communications Commission rule aimed at increasing competition in wireless broadband service. The three-judge panel ruled Tuesday that the FCC had the legal authority to issue the ...

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Cable companies to offer $9.95 broadband for poor homes

NEW YORK — Cable companies said Wednesday that they will offer Internet service for $9.95 per month to homes with children that are eligible for free school lunches. The offer will start next summer and is part of an initiative ...

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Top 5: ‘It’s bad news for Maryland’

Following Tuesday’s primary, Baltimore is on its way to sending Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to a second term as mayor, and the announcement of Bank of America’s 30,000 layoffs will surely be felt in Maryland. Those stories and more in this week’s ...

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Newsmakers: Howard County Executive Ken Ulman

Howard County Executive Ken Ulman spoke to reporters and and editors at The Daily Record in an exclusive interview about Maryland's broadband initiative, transportation issues and how the county is trying to bounce back from economic recession.

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AT&T stays strong against threat of Verizon iPhone

NEW YORK — AT&T Inc. saw a rebound in the number of new contract subscribers in the second quarter, showing resilience in the face of competition from Verizon’s iPhone. The country’s largest telecommunications company said Thursday that it added a ...

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