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MCI WorldCom-SkyTel talks questioned

NEW YORK -- MCI WorldCom is being sued by investors and may...they made money-losing trades after MCI WorldCom made misleading statements. The suit alleges MCI WorldCom drove down the price of SkyTel's...

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MCI WorldCom may bid for AirTouch

NEW YORK -- MCI WorldCom Inc. emerged Thursday as a potential...independent cellular phone company. News of MCI WorldCom's interest, reported Thursday in...investors did the math on reports that MCI WorldCom was preparing to offer more than...

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MCI WorldCom to offer local service in New York

...with promises of cheaper rates. MCI WorldCom said Wednesday it has begun offering...groups had lobbied against the law. MCI WorldCom's local service will be offered...this is a stamp of approval by MCI WorldCom on Bell Atlantic having opened...

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MCI WorldCom plans nearly 2,000 layoffs

NEW YORK -- MCI WorldCom Inc., the recently merged telecommunications company, plans to...nation's second-largest long-distance provider behind AT&T. An MCI WorldCom spokeswoman, Jamie Depeau, wouldn't comment Thursday on any layoffs...

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Report: MCI WorldCom, Nextel in preliminary takeover talks

NEW YORK -- MCI WorldCom Inc., the nation's second-biggest...Jamie DePeau, a spokeswoman for MCI WorldCom, said this morning her company "doesn't...and Vodafone Group PLC is completed. MCI WorldCom, which is based in Jackson, Miss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/07/tec_258475.shtml
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BellSouth and MCI WorldCom battle for control of Sprint

...met Sunday to compare offers from MCI WorldCom Inc., the No. 2 long-distance...scheduled to meet today to vote on MCI WorldCom's offer of about $63 a share...televisions, radios and computers. MCI WorldCom wants Sprint for its wireless and...

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Two groups say MCI WorldCom fails to comply with FCC order

WASHINGTON -- Two groups accused MCI WorldCom Monday of not complying with federal regulators' order to stop charging certain customers its highest rates. Earlier this month...

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MCI WorldCom purchasing SkyTel NEW YORK -- MCI WorldCom said Friday it is buying pager company SkyTel Communications...companies scuttled rumors they were discussing a merger. MCI WorldCom said it would pay stock worth $21.24 for each share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/29/bus_262484.shtml
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MCI problem cripples some ATMs, data services

CHICAGO -- A glitch in MCI WorldCom Inc.'s data transmission network...delays to nearly 30 percent of MCI WorldCom's global data network customers...normal. The problems did not affect MCI WorldCom's long-distance telephone service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/18/tec_268136.shtml
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MCI problem cripples some ATMs' data services

CHICAGO -- A glitch in MCI WorldCom Inc.'s data transmission network...delays to nearly 30 percent of MCI WorldCom's global data network customers...normal. The problems did not affect MCI WorldCom's long-distance telephone service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/11/bus_267664.shtml
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