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CenturyTel makes $22.4 billion bid for Qwest

CenturyTel said Thursday it will buy Qwest Communications for $10.6 billion in stock and assume $11.8 billion in Qwest debt.

By Apr. 22, 2010


Qwest reaches agreement with unions

Agreement with two labor unions averts potential strike that could have disrupted service for the Democratic and Republican national conventions.

By Aug. 18, 2008


Qwest dumps Sprint for Verizon

Qwest Communications International strikes a five-year deal to resell Verizon Wireless' service, ending an MVNO wireless reseller agreement it had with Sprint Nextel.

By May. 6, 2008


Qwest offers buyout to workers

As the phone company continues to lose traditional landline customers, it is offering "less than 2 percent" of its workforce voluntary buyouts to cut costs.

By Mar. 18, 2008


Qwest needs to cut the cord

The third-largest U.S. phone company is making a strong comeback, but its future could be stunted without a major wireless play.

By Feb. 25, 2008


Facebook suffers 'worst outage' in 4 years; Qwest sees packet loss

For several hours, Facebook users have trouble accessing the service as a key ISP struggles with packet loss. Are the two related?

By Sep. 23, 2010


Qwest reaches tentative deal with union

Qwest may have finally reached an agreement with its largest labor union after months of negotiation.

By Oct. 13, 2008


Qwest union workers reject deal

Members of two major unions at Qwest Communications International say "thanks, but no thanks" to a deal hammered out between union representatives and management.

By Oct. 1, 2008


Qwest long distance goes down for some

Qwest Communications said Thursday that some of its customers were unable to make or receive long distance calls for about two and a half hours.

By Sep. 3, 2009


Cisco partners with Qwest on Code Red fix

Cisco partners with Qwest on Code Red fix

By Aug. 14, 2001