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FCC Chairman Recommends OK Of $48.5B AT&T-DirecTV Deal

The head of the Federal Communications Commission has recommended approving AT&T’s $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV. The deal would create the country’s largest provider of cable or satellite TV.

07/22/2015

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AT&T Says DIRECTV Deal Could Slow Price Hikes

AT&T’s CEO told Congress Tuesday that his company’s purchase of DIRECTV will help slow increases in programming prices, but won’t lead to a decrease in prices.

06/25/2014

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Blockbuster Headquarters Moving To Colorado

Blockbuster is moving its headquarters from McKinney to Colorado after satellite television provider Dish Network bought the company last year.

04/24/2012