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Daily Archives: December 19th, 2011

Los Angeles Times hires David Horsey

Excerpt: Longtime Seattle Post-Intelligencer cartoonist David Horsey, who also served as an editorial board member back when the P-I had a print edition, is leaving the P-I and Hearst Newspapers to take a job with the Los Angeles Times beginning in January, Times editor Russ Stanton announced today. “He will work with 2012 campaign editor Cathy […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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AT&T throws in the towel, abandons scheme to buy T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom

Excerpt: For once, federal regulators have done their job and stood up to Wall Street: AT&T said late on Monday afternoon that it had withdrawn its $39 billion takeover bid for T-Mobile USA, acknowledging that it could not overcome opposition from the Obama administration to creating the nation’s biggest cellphone service provider. The company said in […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Economic Security
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