| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:06 PM
One of the unanswered questions for U.S. wireless carriers is whether the iPhone is a blessing or a curse.
Sprint Nextel Corp. was the latest major service provider to struggle under the weight of providing the iPhone, which it began selling during the...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:29 AM
LightSquared™, the nation's first wholesale-only integrated 4G-LTE wireless broadband and satellite network, and Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) announced today they have entered into a 15-year agreement that includes spectrum hosting and network services,...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tens of thousands of unionized Verizon Communications Inc. workers from Massachusetts to Washington, D.C., went on strike early Sunday after they failed to agree on a new labor contract with the telecommunications company.
| Feb 24, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Google Inc., an early investor in Bellevue-based Clearwire, said it would seek to sell its entire stake in the wholesale mobile broadband provider at a loss of nearly $453 million.
Google is looking to sell its 29.4 million Class A shares for $1.60 each,...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 12:59 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sprint Nextel will start selling the next version of the Apple Inc iPhone in mid-October, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal that cited unnamed sources.
This would make Sprint the third U.S. operator to become a...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 6:22 PM
NEW YORK -- Talks over potential asset sales as part of AT&T's efforts to get approval of its $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile USA have gone cold, according to reports Sunday.
Although AT&T could still try to fight the Department of Justice in court,...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The man charged with the murder Monday of a bail bondswoman in Columbia was denied bail Thursday, prosecutors said.
A Howard County District Court judge ordered Dominique Davon McDonald, 21, held without bail after a deputy state's attorney argued he...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 4:55 PM
CUPERTINO, Calif. (KTLA) -- Tuesday's unveiling of the newest version of the Apple iPhone garnered a mixed reaction from investors, analysts, and consumers.
The wildly-anticipated release of the iPhone 4S, with an exterior identical to the current model,...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 10:08 AM
The largest wireless carriers are banding together with regulators and law enforcment officials to launch an effort to make stolen cellphones and other mobile devices as useless as an empty wallet.
The goal is to cut down on increasing thefts of...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 6:47 PM
After four weeks of testimony, and 33 witnesses, prosecutors in the Drew Peterson murder trial will wrap up their case on Monday.
In court today, prosecutors had been expected to rest their case, but as it has happened many times before during this...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:17 PM
New York's attorney general filed a tax fraud lawsuit against Sprint Nextel on Thursday, accusing the wireless carrier of intentionally underpaying sales tax in the state for seven years.
Starting in 2005, Sprint stopped collecting and paying New York...