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Pennsylvania joins states opposed to merger of T-Mobile, Sprint

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FILE PHOTO: A smartphones with Sprint logo are seen in front of a screen projection of T-mobile logo, in this picture illustration taken April 30, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Pennsylvania is joining more than a dozen states that have filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping T-Mobile US’s $26 billion purchase of Sprint, Read More

AT&T, Dish not in talks over DirecTV deal: source

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The company logo for AT&T is displayed on a screen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – AT&T Inc (T.N) and Dish Network Corp (DISH.O) are not in discussions over a deal due to regulatory issues, a source familiar with the Read More

AT&T explores parting ways with DirecTV unit: Wall Street Journal

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The company logo for AT&T is displayed on a screen on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – AT&T is exploring parting from its DirecTV unit, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The wireless carrier Read More

FRO – Expiration of options to purchase additional Suezmax tankers

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Reference is made to the notice of 23 August 2019, whereby Frontline Ltd. (“Frontline”) (NYSE and OSE: FRO) announced an agreement with Trafigura Maritime Logistics (“TML”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Trafigura Pte Ltd (“Trafigura”) and certain related entities, to acquire ten Suezmax tankers, with two separate options to acquire two plus two additional Suezmax tankers Read More

Congressional Democrats threaten to subpoena vaping company Juul over documents

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FILE PHOTO: A store selling Juul vaping products is seen in Los Angeles, California, September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, as a House panel looks into whether the company Read More

Britain to investigate $5 billion U.S. takeover of defense firm Cobham

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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal. FILE PHOTO: Canadian F-18 war planes (L) wait to refuel from a British VC-10 tanker aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea off Libya Read More

Garments for lease: ‘rental’ apparel brings new wrinkles for retail stores

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MADRID/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lisa Batitto, 54, says she has virtually stopped buying clothes ever since she started renting them. FILE PHOTO: Lisa Batitto, demonstrates how she browses a clothing rental site at her home in Montclair, New Jersey, U.S., August 30, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton The New Jersey-based museum publicist spends $277 a month on Read More

Analysis: Vietnam turns to US crude as Middle East jitters raise energy security concerns

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Highlights BSR to buy 2 mil barrels of WTI Midland crude for Q4 delivery Light sweet Nigerian Bonny Light crude also on shopping list Government removes import tax on crude oil Singapore — Vietnam is feeling the pressure to secure adequate crude supply as geopolitical tensions in the Middle East continue to raise Asia’s energy Read More

Amazon Echo screen flicker angers owners

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BBC News has seen dozens of complaints about screen flickers affecting the Amazon Echo Spot and Amazon’s response. One owner, in Hampshire, said his device had started to flicker 16 months after he had bought it. He was told its one-year warranty had run out and offered 15% off a new one rather than a Read More