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September 25, 2018 2:48 PM Verizon Launches Early-Retirement Program to Trim Workforce

Buyout offers sent to management as well as staffers Verizon Communications Inc., looking to trim its workforce, has offered early-retirement packages to thousands of staff, including all of its management employees as part of a broader cost-cutting effort. The largest U.S. wireless carrier by subscribers on Monday offered voluntary severance packages 180

September 12, 2018 8:23 PM Tim Armstrong is out as CEO of Verizon's Oath

Tim Armstrong is out as CEO of Oath, Verizon's collection of digital media properties. K. Guru Gowrappan, who has been president and chief operating officer of Oath since April, will take over as CEO on October 1. Armstrong will stay on as an adviser until the end of the year. "We are exceedingly grateful to Tim for his contributions in founding Oath as a force 86

September 11, 2018 11:16 PM Inside Verizon’s 5G Game Plan

CEO Hans Vestberg discusses what 5G will mean for consumers and why Verizon remains focused on its network Verizon Communications Inc.’s new chief executive, Hans Vestberg, has taken the helm as the wireless giant pursues a bet that providing a strong network is better than trying to own the content that flows through it. Verizon plans to roll out the next, faster 65

August 29, 2018 12:41 AM N.Y. Attorney General Candidates Square Off in Debate

The Democrats vowed to clean up Albany corruption and criticized the Trump administration The four Democratic candidates for New York state attorney general faced off in a debate Tuesday, in a race largely considered still up for grabs just two weeks before the September primary. The candidates—Leecia Eve, a former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Verizon 52

August 19, 2018 9:18 PM Wickens airlifted to hospital in IndyCar crash; race halted for 2 hours

Driver Robert Wickens was taken to a local hospital by helicopter and racing was stopped after a violent crash on the ninth lap in the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway. The Verizon IndyCar Series race was red flagged and did not restart for approximately two hours after the crash, which occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. Eastern time. Curt Cavin, the IndyCar 80

August 1, 2018 8:25 PM T-Mobile beats quarterly estimates for new wireless subscribers

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) on Wednesday said it added more wireless subscribers than Wall Street had expected, as the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier gained customers, helped by its lower prices. T-Mobile is working to convince regulators to approve its acquisition of Sprint Corp (S.N). A combined company would be able to better compete 59

June 28, 2018 9:04 PM AT&T to pay $5.25 million to settle U.S. probe into '911' call outages

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - AT&T Inc (T.N) will pay $5.25 million to settle a U.S. investigation after two outages in 2017 prevented about 15,000 callers from making emergency “911” calls, the company and a federal regulator said on Thursday. The Federal Communications Commission said Thursday AT&T had agreed to make changes to reduce the likelihood and impact 69

June 25, 2018 6:25 PM CBS expands NFL streaming rights to include mobile devices

(Reuters) - CBS Corp (CBS.N) on Monday expanded its streaming agreement with National Football League to include mobile devices and extended the rights through the 2022 season, the media company said. The multi-year deal will help the NFL to reach consumers who do not subscribe to a television package. In recent years, the football league has been trying 71

June 20, 2018 12:44 PM Verizon, AT&T, Sprint to Cut Off Data Providers After Customer Locations Were Revealed

Wireless giants plan to end partnerships with data aggregators amid privacy concerns Verizon Communications Inc., AT&T Inc. and Sprint Corp. pledged to stop selling the locations of individual customers to two middlemen amid accusations that one of the firms mishandled the information. The carriers said they will wind down data-sharing agreements with LocationSmart 58

June 19, 2018 4:52 PM Verizon to Cut Off Data Providers That Gave Up Customer Locations

Wireless giant says it will stop sharing data with LocationSmart and Zumigo, and won’t enter new location aggregation pacts unless privacy is protected Verizon Communications Inc. said Tuesday it will end a location-sharing program after it found at least one company revealed its subscribers’ whereabouts without their consent. The top U.S. wireless carrier 53