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MetroPCS shareholders approve T-Mobile offer

NEW YORK — MetroPCS Communications Inc., the country’s fifth-largest cellphone carrier, said its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the company’s takeover by No. 4 T-Mobile USA. Wednesday’s approval was expected after T-Mobile sweetened its bid and major shareholders withdrew their objections. ...

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Phone subscribers hang up on contracts

NEW ORLEANS — U.S. consumers have had their fill of expensive, contract-based phone plans. Figures from T-Mobile USA on Thursday, added to earlier reports from other companies, indicate that the U.S. wireless industry lost subscribers from contract-based plans for the ...

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T-Mobile asks FCC to block Verizon-cable deal

NEW YORK — T-Mobile USA, which just had its acquisition by AT&T blocked by regulators, is urging the federal government to block another deal in the wireless world: Verizon’s planned purchase of spectrum from cable companies for $3.9 billion. In ...

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AT&T, T-Mobile pledge to bring 5,000 jobs to U.S.

WASHINGTON — AT&T Inc. is pledging to bring 5,000 wireless call center jobs, currently based abroad, back to the U.S. if it is allowed to proceed with its proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA. The company is also promising ...

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