As AT&T's buying frenzy switches into high gear, the telco giant is rumored to be close to a deal with Time Warner to provide phone services over the media company's cable wires. AT&T seems to be making a play to circumvent the Baby Bells in its race to reach the "last mile" into homes, and Wall Street and regulators are watching closely.
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update | news analysis Ma Bell, looking to offer local phone service nationwide, will need all the regional partners it can get--and cable seems to be at the top of its agenda.
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