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US Court Rejects $20 Lawsuit Against Sprint Nextel

A US court has ruled that a class-action lawsuit against Sprint Nextel cannot proceed, and ordered the two sides to seek arbitration. more

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Sprint CEO: Best Return on Investment Comes From Retention

Sprint Nextel is focused on retaining, not adding, customers, which represents the best return on investment, according to Chief Executive Dan Hesse. more

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Sprint, Clearwire Ask FCC to Reject Proposed Merger Provisos

Sprint Nextel and Clearwire intend to go head to head against the country's largest wireless Internet networks if their merger is approved, but that ability could be hampered if regulators call for new conditions, the companies told the Federal Communications Commission late Monday. more

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Verizon-Alltel Deal Just One of Many as Wireless Consolidates

Verizon Communications's $28.1 billion agreement to acquire Alltel Corp. is the latest megamerger in a wireless industry that's quickly consolidating to compensate for slowing subscriber growth. more

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UPDATE: Verizon Wireless Confirms $28 Billion Deal to Buy Alltel

Vodafone has confirmed that Verizon Wireless, its affiliate in the US, has agreed to acquire Alltel Corp.for a total enterprise value of US$28.1 billion in cash and assumed debt. Alltel is the 5th largest mobile operator in the US, with over 13 million customers across 34 states in the US. more

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Verizon Wireless, AT&T in price duel

Verizon Wireless and rival AT&T unveiled plans Tuesday offering unlimited cell-phone calls for a flat rate, crossing a key line in the transformation of wireless service from a premium offering into a commodity. more

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