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AT&T Aims for an Empire in Merger Talks With Time Warner

AT&T Aims for an Empire in Merger Talks With Time Warner

The headquarters of Time Warner in New York. Today’s Time Warner is the byproduct of many rounds of spinoffs and acquisitions.
AT&T Aims for an Empire in Merger Talks With Time Warner

AT&T Aims for an Empire in Merger Talks With Time Warner

The headquarters of Time Warner in New York. Today’s Time Warner is the byproduct of many rounds of spinoffs and acquisitions.
AT&T Agrees to Buy Time Warner for $85.4 Billion

AT&T Agrees to Buy Time Warner for $85.4 Billion

The headquarters of Time Warner in New York. Today’s Time Warner is the byproduct of many rounds of spinoffs and acquisitions.
DealBook: Making Sense of AT&T’s Bid for Time Warner

DealBook: Making Sense of AT&T’s Bid for Time Warner

The proposed $85 billion merger faces tough regulatory scrutiny, but the potential to challenge cable companies may make a compelling case.
DealBook: Making Sense of AT&T’s Bid for Time Warner

DealBook: Making Sense of AT&T’s Bid for Time Warner

The proposed $85 billion merger faces tough regulatory scrutiny, but the potential to challenge cable companies may make a compelling case.
Swift Opposition to Resurrection of AT&T Giant

Swift Opposition to Resurrection of AT&T Giant

Much of the concern about AT&T’s $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner is rooted in how consumers have fared since Comcast bought NBCUniversal.
Swift Opposition to Resurrection of AT&T Giant

Swift Opposition to Resurrection of AT&T Giant

Much of the concern about AT&T’s $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner is rooted in how consumers have fared since Comcast bought NBCUniversal.
State of the Art: AT&T-Time Warner Deal Is a Shot in the Dark

State of the Art: AT&T-Time Warner Deal Is a Shot in the Dark

Outside the Time Warner Center in New York on Sunday. The company accepted an $85 billion offer from AT&T, a deal that, if approved, will reshape the media and telecom landscape.
A Chilly Reaction to AT&T-Time Warner Deal

A Chilly Reaction to AT&T-Time Warner Deal

An ESPN control room; Disney owns ESPN.
A Chilly Reaction to AT&T-Time Warner Deal

A Chilly Reaction to AT&T-Time Warner Deal

An ESPN control room; Disney owns ESPN.
State of the Art: AT&T-Time Warner Deal Is a Shot in the Dark

State of the Art: AT&T-Time Warner Deal Is a Shot in the Dark

Outside the Time Warner Center in New York on Sunday. The company accepted an $85 billion offer from AT&T, a deal that, if approved, will reshape the media and telecom landscape.
AT&T’s Vision of Ultrafast Wireless Technology May Be a Mirage

AT&T’s Vision of Ultrafast Wireless Technology May Be a Mirage

A sign promoted 5G, ultrafast fifth-generation wireless technology, at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
AT&T’s Vision of Ultrafast Wireless Technology May Be a Mirage

AT&T’s Vision of Ultrafast Wireless Technology May Be a Mirage

A sign promoted 5G, ultrafast fifth-generation wireless technology, at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

U.S. Indicts Dozens in $300 Million Indian Call Center Scheme

Prosecutors said the operators of the scheme bilked thousands of Americans by posing as authority figures demanding payments for bogus debts.

U.S. Indicts Dozens in $300 Million Indian Call Center Scheme

Prosecutors said the operators of the scheme bilked thousands of Americans by posing as authority figures demanding payments for bogus debts.
Mediator: Seeking Ownership of Both the Information and the Superhighway

Mediator: Seeking Ownership of Both the Information and the Superhighway

Senator Al Franken of Minnesota, who led the congressional opposition to Comcast’s failed bid to buy Time Warner Cable, has raised concerns about a deal that would join AT&T and Time Warner.

What About the Customers?

Readers respond to “An $85 Billion Bet That an Empire Can Rise Again” (Oct. 30).
About New York: National Security Agency Said to Use Manhattan Tower as Listening Post

About New York: National Security Agency Said to Use Manhattan Tower as Listening Post

A fortified, 550-foot-tall AT&T building in Lower Manhattan has been identified as a National Security Agency listening post.
Lens Blog: What You Won’t See When Talking to a Call Center Worker

Lens Blog: What You Won’t See When Talking to a Call Center Worker

Honey, 32, preparing to eat with her family. She worked for a call center company from home. Quezon City, Manila, the Philippines. April 2016.