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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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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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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 August 12, 2011

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AT&T eyes divested Alltel assets

AT&T is reportedly the strongest contender for the wireless assets from Alltel that Verizon must divest as part of its acquisition. What's that mean for consumers?

By February 4, 2009

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Comcast to shed 3.9M subscribers to hasten TWC deal

The company will sell customers to competing cable companies, including Charter Communications, which would become the second-largest cable provider in the country.

By April 28, 2014

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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 March 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 March 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 January 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 March 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 February 13, 2014