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T-Mobile adds 2.1M customers; calling plans to cover Canada, Mexico

SEATTLE T-Mobile US said Thursday that it added 2.1 million customers during the second quarter of 2015, which brings its subscriber count to just under 59 million. T-Mobile, based outside Seattle in Bellevue, has been chomping at the bit to surpass Sprint and become the third-largest wireless carrier in the U.S., but has yet to do so. At the end of the last quarter Sprint, based in Overland Park, Kan., was able to hold on to its No. 3 position, beating out T-Mobile by roughly 300,000 customers. On a call with media and analysts Thursday, T-Mobile CEO John Legere said he doesn't think Sprint can add a tremendous number of customers at the same time T-Mobile is adding a tremendous...