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Bell Atlantic near $45 billion purchase of wireless giant AirTouch

NEW YORK -- Bell Atlantic Corp., already in the midst of a...early as next week. Officials from Bell Atlantic and AirTouch did not return calls seeking...late afternoon report. Shares of Bell Atlantic -- the nation's biggest local phone...

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Bell Atlantic to provide high-speed links to Internet

WASHINGTON -- Bell Atlantic Corp. will provide some of its telephone...access. Like other phone companies, Bell Atlantic said Wednesday that it will offer...the phone at the same time, said Bell Atlantic spokesman Larry Plumb. Customer would...

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Strike over, Bell Atlantic settles with another union

...strike with its largest union, Bell Atlantic reached a tentative labor agreement...follows an agreement Tuesday between Bell Atlantic and the Communications Workers...agreement covers about 13,000 Bell Atlantic workers, chiefly operators...

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Business
Bell Atlantic and Vodafone create giant U.S. wireless company

NEW YORK -- Bell Atlantic Corp. has struck an agreement to...nation's largest wireless phone company. Bell Atlantic, the country's largest local telephone...Vodafone's $15 billion wireless network, Bell Atlantic will give Vodafone a 45 percent stake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/22/tec_270870.shtml
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Bell Atlantic strike ends

WASHINGTON -- Striking Bell Atlantic Corp. employees began returning...hurt operations. Don Sacco, Bell Atlantic's executive vice president for...said the union agreed to exempt Bell Atlantic Mobile from the pact, but indicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/12/bus_235756.shtml
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Bell Atlantic, Nynex agreement paves way for $23 billion merger

...second-biggest merger in U.S. history, Bell Atlantic and Nynex promised Saturday to...condition to protect competition, Bell Atlantic and Nynex agreed that the combined...company, which will be called Bell Atlantic, violates the conditions, it...

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Bell Atlantic, Nynex agreement paves way for $23 billion merger

...second-biggest merger in U.S. history, Bell Atlantic and Nynex promised Saturday to...condition to protect competition, Bell Atlantic and Nynex agreed that the combined...company, which will be called Bell Atlantic, violates the conditions, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/20/biz_211588.shtml
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Bell Atlantic quarterly net up 28 percent; WorldCom loses $416 million

Bell Atlantic Corp. on Thursday reported its first-quarter...telecommunications services company. Bell Atlantic Corp. The New York-based company said...Separate from the employee buyouts, Bell Atlantic has eliminated 500 out of 3,100 jobs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/24/bus_226655.shtml
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Report:Bell Atlantic, Nynex to cut 10,000 jobs

NEW YORK (AP) - Bell Atlantic Corp. and Nynex Corp. expect...years as a result of the merger. Bell Atlantic and Nynex today stuck by that...000 jobs over five years. A Bell Atlantic spokesman, Jay Grossman, said...

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Jenkins wins Bell Atlantic in playoff

...beat fast-finishing Jim Thorpe to win the Senior PGA Bell Atlantic Classic. Jenkins' only two PGA victories came a few...sub-par rounds and 18th place finish. He used the Bell Atlantic as a tuneup for his own Memorial tournament in two weeks...

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