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SBC to buy Ameritech for $62 billion

...Fast-growing phone giant SBC Communications Inc. has agreed to purchase...long-distance phone service. SBC Communications, formerly called Southwestern...April 6, 1998. Pending. 2. SBC Communications Inc. announces plan today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/12/bus_227951.shtml
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BellSouth, Verizon, SBC make heavy gains NEW YORK - BellSouth Corp., Verizon Communications and SBC Communications Inc. made heavy gains Monday as investors anticipated a favorable move by the Federal Communications Commission that could decrease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/07/bus_362764.shtml
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FCC approves phone mergers

...WASHINGTON - Regulators agreed Monday to approve SBC Communications' takeover of AT&T and Verizon Communications...Internet traffic on their networks. The acquisition by SBC Communications Inc. of AT&T Corp. is valued at $16 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/01/bus_18255.shtml
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SBC, BellSouth, Cingular to link landline, cellular minutes

ATLANTA -- BellSouth Corp. and SBC Communications Inc. will soon allow customers to use on their...Atlanta-based BellSouth and San Antonio-based SBC Communications. MinuteShare service will be sold through the companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/08/fin_377836.shtml
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SBC-Ameritech merger approved

...Department gave conditional approval Tuesday to SBC Communications' planned takeover of Ameritech in a merger that...Consumer groups argue that San Antonio-based SBC Communications Inc. and Chicago-based Ameritech Corp., whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/24/bus_257078.shtml
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Opponents challenge SBC-Ameritech merger

...groups asked federal regulators Thursday to block SBC Communications' planned takeover of Ameritech. The $60 billion...America and other opponents of the merger argue that SBC Communications and Ameritech, whose local phone territories abut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/16/bus_242002.shtml
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FCC rejects SBC's long-distance request

...Communications Commission decided Thursday to turn down SBC Communications Inc.'s request to provide long-distance service...hailed the FCC's action. San Antonio-based SBC Communications recently merged with Pacific Telesis Group., a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/27/biz_210470.shtml
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Cable TV company selling its cellular business

...nation's fourth-largest cable television company, is selling its cellular phone operations to regional phone company SBC Communications Inc. as it focuses on its core cable television and programming businesses. SBC, based in San Antonio, is one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/21/bus_250900.shtml
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Obstacles face merging phone companies

...phone company creates a paradox: The merged company initially may not be able to provide long-distance service in SBC Communications Inc.'s seven-state territory in the West and Southwest. A 1996 law requires that any local phone company seeking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/31/biz_209149.shtml
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Options in broadband getting broader

...attract customers by offering a wider range of speeds to best suit their needs and pocketbooks. For instance, SBC Communications, the parent company of Pacific Bell, is unveiling a tiered pricing plan for its high-speed Internet service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/14/tec_352681.shtml
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