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May 9, 2018 1:50 PM Vodafone Confirms Deal to Buy Some Liberty Global European Assets for Nearly $23 Billion

Deal includes operations in Germany, Hungary, Romania and Czech Republic, would create one of the continent’s biggest telecommunications carriers LONDON—Britain’s Vodafone Group PLC agreed to a nearly $23 billion deal to buy operations in four European countries from John Malone’s Liberty Global PLC, a merger that would create one of the continent’s 69

April 30, 2018 3:27 PM SoftBank Chairman Makes Costly Flip-Flop in Sprint-T-Mobile Deal

A tie-up of the wireless carriers makes sense. SoftBank could have got better terms if the deal had been done earlier. T-Mobile and Sprint, the U.S.’s third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers, have finally inked a merger, after four years of twists and turns. For SoftBank, Sprint’s controlling shareholder, the $26 billion deal is a case of better-late-than-never 85

April 27, 2018 9:00 AM Why airlines can change your seating assignment before a flight

Take, for example, your seat assignment. You may believe that, since you booked seat 7A, it is confirmed and guaranteed to be yours. However, as Ann Coulter was surprised to learn last year, airlines can change your seat at any time — even if you thought you paid specifically for one. When you buy an airline ticket, you sign a contract of carriage. This contract 808

April 23, 2018 10:05 AM For Warehouse Workers, Technology Starts to Look More Like Home

Smartphones, apps and even emojis are finding their way to logistics operations as companies look to lure workers raised on mobile tech PERRIS, Calif.—When Bert Hooper brings on new workers at TechStyle Fashion Group’s 450,000 square-foot warehouse, he tells them, “If you know how to use a smartphone and you know how to use an app, you can do about any operation 100

April 21, 2018 4:38 AM Justice Department Probes U.S. Wireless Carriers’ Work on SIM Card Alternative

The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether U.S. wireless carriers and an industry trade group teamed up to make it harder for cellphone subscribers to switch providers, according to people familiar with the investigation. The agency in February sent civil investigative demands to the four major U.S. wireless carriers and the GSMA, an international 72

April 17, 2018 12:22 PM U.S., Britain Issue Warnings Over Chinese Telecom Equipment Maker ZTE

Moves come as the West steps up scrutiny of Chinese firms over national security concerns U.S. and British officials struck separate blows at telecommunications-equipment giant ZTE Corp., ratcheting up national-security scrutiny of a big Chinese company amid broader economic tensions between Washington and Beijing. British cybersecurity officials warned 65

April 10, 2018 11:45 PM Disgraced doctor rakes in $860G by posing as orthopedic surgeon

Disgraced ex-physician Spyros Panos lost his medical license after an October 2013 conviction in a health fraud case. A sleazy surgeon, after losing his medical license, simply stole a colleague’s identity, authorities charged. Ex-doctor Spyros Panos, stripped of his license after an October 2013 health fraud conviction, continued his life of crime by illegally 94

March 31, 2018 3:33 PM US redistributes Havana routes to 5 big US airlines

Five big U.S. airlines might add flights to Havana after some carriers dropped service to Cuba's capital. The Transportation Department proposed Friday that routes go to American, Delta, United, Southwest and JetBlue. There could be 20 daily flights between the U.S. and Havana. The routes opened after Alaska Airlines, Spirit, Frontier and Delta dropped 72

March 29, 2018 4:32 AM The Rare Case Where Airlines and Passengers Both Win

What the surge of nonstop coast-to-coast flights says about the state of flying in the U.S. Baltimore’s airport used to beg airlines for more nonstop flights to the West Coast, but carriers said no. Now BWI may have too many on some routes. Southwest Airlines flies nonstop to seven West Coast cities from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall 66

March 28, 2018 1:27 AM This is the latest weapon for a know-nothing GOP

States decry census citizenship question Jill Filipovic is a journalist based in New York and Nairobi, Kenya, and the author of the book "The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness." Follow her on Twitter. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. (CNN)It shouldn't be a controversial question: How many people live in the United 75