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Sprint chairman to make plea for T-Mobile merger, despite concerns

Masayoshi Son will speak at the Chamber of Commerce in Washington on March 11 to lobby business owners and policy makers to support consolidation in the wireless market.

By March 4, 2014

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Carl Icahn joins Twitter with a funny plea for Dell

The activist investor, known for saying what's on his mind, is now using Twitter as his platform.

By June 20, 2013

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US ambassador engages critics after Game of Thrones piracy plea

US Ambassador Bleich has said that piracy is no more a compliment than someone "hitting on your partner", and asked that we, like Lannisters, "always pay our debts".

By May 2, 2013

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Comcast officially weighs in on Net neutrality debate

The company highlights key points in its well-known position on protecting a free and open Internet. But it also offered suggestions on how to protect consumers.

By July 16, 2014

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Kevin Rose halts plans to raze 122-year-old house in Portland

After pleas from neighbors, the Google Ventures partner and his wife accept an offer to sell the house to a longtime resident of the area who plans to preserve it.

By June 24, 2014

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Bradley Manning enters guilty pleas -- on some counts

The soldier accused of providing classified documents to WikiLeaks pleads guilty on 10 of 22 lesser charges and begins reading a statement explaining his actions in court.

By February 28, 2013

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U.N. summit rejects U.S., Europe hands-off-the-Internet plea

Nigeria, Cuba, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia persuade a majority of summit delegates to support giving a United Nations agency a more "active" role in Internet governance.

By December 12, 2012

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Military judge sets terms for possible Manning plea

The ruling establishes how alleged Wikileaking Army private Bradley Manning could plead guilty to seven charges and face up to 16 years in prison.

By November 29, 2012

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Bradley Manning offers partial guilty plea to military court

Alleged Wiki-leaker's attorney says, however, that the offer applies to only "a subset of" the offenses. That means the February 2013 court-martial will proceed.

By November 7, 2012

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Esurance Twitter contest goes viral but ties company to offensive tweets

In a post-Super Bowl campaign, the insurance company said it would give $1.5 million to someone who used its hashtag. Any tweet could be eligible. And then came the garbage.

By February 3, 2014