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Yahoo near deal to divest of Alibaba?

The companies are in talks for the Web pioneer to sell a large chunk of its holdings in the China e-commerce giant, sources tell All Things D.

By May. 18, 2012

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Verizon likely to divest wireless spectrum to get cable deal OK

Verizon Wireless may have to give up some valuable spectrum to get regulators to approve its $3.6 billion to buy spectrum from cable operators. But concessions on the marketing deal may cause a snag.

By May. 25, 2012

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AT&T may divest $8B in assets to close T-Mobile deal

The telecom giant, still amid a rigorous approval process to acquire T-Mobile USA, has hired bankers to line up potential buyers of its customers and spectrum, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By Aug. 12, 2011

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AT&T wins FCC approval of $1.2B deal for Leap Wireless

Deal for prepaid wireless provider includes pledges of spectrum divestiture and feature phone trade-in programs for certain customers.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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AT&T completes $1.2B acquisition of Leap Wireless

Deal's closure comes after the FCC gave its approval to the takeover of the prepaid wireless provider.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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BlackBerry stock soars on word of Pentagon order

Reports that the Department of Defense chose the device maker's phones caused the company's stock to soar. Meanwhile, it moves forward in selling the majority of its Canadian real estate holdings.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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eBay, Carl Icahn butt heads over Skype sale

In the latest episode of this online saga, Icahn demands an inspection of eBay's records on the Skype deal, while eBay again refutes Icahn's accusations.

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable to unite in $45.2B merger

The deal would join the No. 1 and No. 2 cable companies in the US to create a pay-television behemoth -- but get ready for the antitrust backlash.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Comcast makes the case for $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable

In its first official filing with the FCC, Comcast details why its merger with Time Warner Cable is a good idea, and it tries to lay to rest competitive concerns.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Comcast said to be buying Time Warner Cable for $44.2B

Media giant to pay $159 per share for the cable company, a 17.5 percent premium, according to CNBC's David Faber.

By Feb. 12, 2014