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AT&T's plans to acquire DirecTV

AT&T to offer unlimited data if customers subscribe to DirecTV - @CNNMoney

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California, US

42 California government entities join suit against 4 large wireless companies, alleging overcharging - @latimes

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AT&T to increase price of grandfathered unlimited data plans in February from $30 to $35 per month - @CNBCnow

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Sprint launches new 'half off' bill deal that includes rates from competitors Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile - @InaFried

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AT&T reports earnings of $0.74 a share vs estimates of $0.69; revenues of $39.09 billion vs. estimates of $40.42 billion - @CNBCnow


AT&T's plans to acquire DirecTV

AT&T may take $1.1B charge related to DirecTV's Venezuela assets - @CNBCnow

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Maitland, FL

#BREAKING: Deputies: 2 arrested near Maitland after robbing UCF-area AT&T store #wftv - @WFTV


AT&T data throttling case

AT&T says it won't slow down unlimited data users until they hit 22 gigabytes in 1 billing cycle - @engadget

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Sprint dropping 2-year contracts, phone subsidies, leaving AT&T as only major carrier offering them - @julpepitone

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Springfield, MO

AT&T mobile customers reporting outages in southwest Missouri - @kytv

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

Photo: NSA documents, provided by Edward Snowden, shed light on its relationship with American telecommunications companies including AT&T and Verizon - @nytimes

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

AT&T has 'highly collaborative' relationship with NSA; gave spy agency access to billions of emails, according to newly disclosed documents - @nytimes

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Kentucky, US

ATT says cell phone outage in Kentucky, Tennessee is over. Service has been restored. - @6News

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Kentucky, US

AT&T: 'Hardware-related issue' has caused widespread outage in Kentucky, Tennessee. Sprint customers also affected. - @Tennessean

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Widespread AT&T network outage reportedly affecting thousands of people across Kentucky and Tennessee - @WLKY

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AT&T announces winning developers in disability solutions app contest, awards $100,000, including $25,000 to creator of hands-free mouse - @CNET

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AT&T's plans to acquire DirecTV

Editor's note: AT&T's acquisition of DirecTV, which was approved today by the FCC, will create the country's largest provider of cable or satellite TV, with 26.4 million cable and satellite TV subscribers. - Tom

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AT&T's plans to acquire DirecTV

Source: FCC votes to approve AT&T's acquisition of DirecTV, completing year's biggest media merger - @brianstelter

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AT&T reports earnings of $0.69 a share, vs. estimates of $0.63; revenues of $33.02 billion vs. $33.06 billion estimates - @CNBCnow



Upcoming: After the bell today, Amazon, AT&T, Visa, Pandora and Starbucks report earnings.

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