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  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 6:14 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 28 or. 9 percent, to $32.96. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $46.11.

  • Wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc, AT&T Inc and T-Mobile US Inc, satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp and others vied for new slices of airwaves to satisfy the growing consumer demand for streaming video and other data-guzzling applications. The auction presented the largest opportunity for companies to buy new wireless spectrum since...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 29- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission raised a record-breaking $44.9 billion in the auction of so-called AWS-3 airwaves that closed on Thursday, far surpassing the expectations of experts and industry analysts. Major bidders included wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc, AT&T Inc and T-Mobile US Inc as well as satellite TV...

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 1:23 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 02 or percent, to $32.70. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 27 or. 6 percent, to $45.78.

  • China overtakes US as world's top investment magnet - UN Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 12:00 PM ET

    GENEVA, Jan 28- China overtook the flagging United States to become the top destination for foreign direct investment last year, according to the United Nations economic thinktank UNCTAD. That was largely down to a deal between U.S. firm Verizon Communications Inc and its British partner Vodafone, which included a share buyback that reversed $130 billion of...

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:40 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $32.55. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 30 or. 7 percent, to $45.75.

  • HELSINKI/ FRANKFURT, Jan 29- Nokia on Thursday reported strong profits at its core Networks business on the back of surging North American sales, but the shares fell back over an uncertain outlook, higher costs in its Technologies division and a disappointing dividend. The Finnish company, which sold its former flagship phones business to Microsoft last year,...

  • "net neutrality" rules are expected to regulate for the first time deals in which content companies such as Netflix Inc pay broadband providers to connect with their networks for smooth downloads, according to people familiar with the plan. The new draft is expected to expand the authority of the FCC to previously unregulated traffic exchange deals, known as...

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 6:07 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $32.68. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $46.05.

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 35 or 1.1 percent, to $33.16. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 42 or. 9 percent, to $46.77.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:41 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 58 or 1.8 percent, to $33.39. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 41 or. 9 percent, to $46.76.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 37 or 1.1 percent, to $32.81. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 61 or 1.3 percent, to $46.35.

  • NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Google said Tuesday it has selected four metro areas in the Southeast to receive its fiber optic service that can deliver Internet speeds at more than 50 times the national broadband average. Google officials said five Western cities previously identified as finalists remain in the running for fiber down the line. "We had four cities here in the...

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 14 or. 4 percent, to $33.04. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $46.66.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 28 or. 8 percent, to $32.90. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 27 or. 6 percent, to $46.69.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 19 or. 6 percent, to $33.18. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $46.96.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 26- The Obama administration on Monday unveiled an ambitious plan to control health costs by moving the $2.9 trillion U.S. health systems away from costly fee-for-service medicine, beginning with the Medicare program for the elderly and disabled. About 20 percent of traditional Medicare payments, a sum worth $72 billion, currently go to...

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 1:53 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 16 or. 5 percent, to $33.21. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $46.85.

  • Early Glance: Telecom companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 10 a.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 28 or. 8 percent, to $33.09. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 50 or 1.1 percent, to $46.65.

  • The "Freewheel" phone service, which runs on any WiFi connection, is an attempt by Cablevision to retain and potentially add subscribers at a time when cable companies are losing out to lower-priced, bundled TV and Internet services from telecom firms. Cablevision said the phone service was the first of its kind to be launched by a cable company and aims to tap...