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  1. Charter closes sale of $2.7B in debtRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Charter Communications says it's closed on the sale of $2.7B in senior unsecured notes in total. The notes come due in 2023 , 2025 and 2027 .

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  2. Verizon defends new cable deals as media companies complainRead the original story

    17 min ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    Francis Shammo, Verizon's chief financial officer, said in a conference call Tuesday that the new packages are allowed "under our existing contracts." The plans were rolled out Sunday.

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  3. Markey, Franken, Warren, Sanders, Wyden, and Blumenthal: Block the Comcast-Time Warner MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Daily Kos

    Tomorrow, federal regulators from the FCC and the DOG will be meeting with Comcast officials to discuss Comcast's proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable. A group of six senators -Ed Markey , Al Franken , Bernie Sanders , Ron Wyden , Elizabeth Warren , and Richard Blumenthal -wrote to Attorney General Eric Holder and FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler urging them to block the merger.

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  4. Apple Pay Extends Mobile Payments Lead Over PayPalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Investor's Business Daily

    's mobile payment app, Apple Pay, has experienced rapid uptake since its debut last fall and is outperforming eBay's PayPal in the market, 451 Research said Tuesday. "Our latest survey shows planned use of Apple Pay has been on an upward trajectory since it became available six months ago - with the service helping to spark consumer demand for mobile payment technologies," Andy Golub, 451 survey research director, said in a statement.

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  5. Liberal senators oppose Comcast mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | 4029TV.com

    Six of the most liberal members of the U.S. Senate are petitioning government regulators to reject Comcast's proposed merger with Time Warner Cable. Warren is joining Senator Al Franken, Democrat of Minnesota, who has been the leading -- and pretty lonely -- voice in Congress against Comcast's plan to expand to new markets like New York and Los Angeles through the takeover of Time Warner Cable.

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  6. Micron DRAM Share: A Rumor Of War?Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    There has been considerable speculation recently in various articles and on our SA boards - much of it triggered by the Samsung /Apple LPDDR4 deal - regarding Micron's ability to build its DRAM margins and maintain share in the face of declining PC DRAM demand. Added to that, Micron's Q1 conference call featured an announcement that it would be losing share in the DRAM business this year.

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  7. Movies in the Market - "Cinderella"Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | WSLQ-FM Roanoke

    Downtown Roanoke, Inc. presents Movies in the Market on Friday, August 14th at Market Square in downtown Roanoke starting at dusk . We will be showing the PG movie, " Cinderella"! Admission is free and pre-show activities begin around 5PM with the movie beginning at dusk.

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  8. Oregon Sen Ron WydenAlex Wong/Getty ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WMDT

    Six of the most liberal members of the U.S. Senate are petitioning government regulators to reject Comcast's proposed merger with Time Warner Cable. Warren is joining Senator Al Franken, Democrat of Minnesota, who has been the leading -- and pretty lonely -- voice in Congress against Comcast's plan to expand to new markets like New York and Los Angeles through the takeover of Time Warner Cable.

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  9. Rogers' billing process is getting a revamp, says CEO Guy LaurenceRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Castanet.net

    Rogers customers who say they're frustrated trying to figure out their monthly bills could find some relief in a revamp of the process announced Tuesday by chief executive Guy Laurence. Laurence told reporters that Rogers Communications will roll out an improved billing process over the next few weeks, fixing a problem that created a baffling disconnect between customers and company service agents.

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  10. Democratic Senators Urge Rejection of Comcast-Time Warner DealRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Re/code

    Comcast's least favorite senator, Democrat Al Franken of Minnesota , released a letter Tuesday urging the Justice Department and Federal Communications Commission to reject Comcast's $45 billion deal to acquire Time Warner Cable. He was joined by five other senators, including Democrats Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts; Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.; Ron Wyden, D-Ore.; and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.

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  11. Charter Closes on $2.7 Billion Senior Unsecured NotesRead the original story

    55 min ago | KXVO

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  12. CenturyLinkVoice: Get Ready For The Internet For ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the network services market by technology industry analyst firms. The company is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers.

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  13. Comcast to offer fastest residental broadband service to South...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Palm Beach Post

    Comcast today announced it will offer multi-gigabit broadband service to its more than 1.3 million customers in the Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm and Jacksonville areas. The Gigabit Pro service offers the fastest residential internet speed in the country, Comcast said.

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Designed to support ACE insureds, ACE 4D is a su... )--EQT Midstream Partners, LP , an EQT Corporation company, today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash distribution of $0.61 per unit for the first qua... )--Health Dimensions Group today announced that Robert Hanson has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, a new position within Health Dimensions Group.

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  15. Google Spends Record $5.47 Million On 1st Quarter Lobbying; Comcast...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Freshnews

    Google spent a record $5.47 million on lobbying during the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 43 percent from $3.82 million in the comparable 2014 period, according to disclosures just filed with the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Comcast, which is seeking approval from the Federal Communications Commission and the Justice Department for a merger with Time Warner Cable spent $4.62 million in the quarter, an increase of 50 percent from $3.09 million in the first quarter of 2014.

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  16. Senators Seek To Block Comcast's Merger With Time WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MediaPost

    Comcast's proposed $45.2 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable would result in "higher prices, fewer choices, and poorer quality services," a coalition of senators says in a letter to the Federal Communications Commission and Department of Justice The lawmakers are asking regulators to block the deal, arguing that it would leave Comcast with too much power over broadband and other forms of communication.

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  17. 'We are proud that Comcast is here,' writes Aqua CEO DiBenedictisRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    As the chair of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, I know firsthand how critical it is that Philadelphia be positioned as a technology and innovation center. The citywide conventions that help support more than 65,000 jobs in the city choose destinations based on what those cities have to offer.

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  18. TSM Remains A Buy Because Of Top Line Growth And Operational ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    The company's growth prospects are expected to improve modestly, because of better than expected orders for 16nm wafers in 2H 2015. Improvements to the cost structure indicate that free cash flow will likely improve, especially as capacity utilization moves higher toward the end of the year.

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  19. DISH & The Weather Channel Sign Multi-Year RenewalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Weather Channel have agreed to terms for a multi-year contract renewal that continues to provide DISH customers with access to The Weather Channel and its interactive app on Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR and other select set-top boxes. The agreement includes over-the-top streaming rights for live and Video-On-Demand content.

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  20. Arkansas' jobless rate holds at 5.6% in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The City Wire

    Editor's note: This story is a component of The Compass Report . The quarterly Compass Report is managed by The City Wire, and sponsored by Arvest Bank.

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