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  • Federal judge rules on AT&T purchasing Time Warner

    When Makan Delrahim—head of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division—filed a federal lawsuit in November to prevent AT&T’s $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, questions arose as to whether the former White House counsel was unduly influenced by Donald Trump’s seemingly personal vendetta against CNN, a company owned...
  • RED Hydrogen One Smartphone will be sold this summer by AT&T and Verizon

    It has been hyped as the world’s first “holographic media machine that fits in your pocket,” with no glasses required. And now we know that the RED Hydrogen One smartphone from RED will be made available by the two largest  U.S. carriers, AT&T and Verizon. AT&T announced Thursday that it will be selling...
  • AT&T Top Exec forced to resign due to an authorized payment to Michael Cohen

    AT&T’s top Washington exec was forced out of his lucrative gig after he authorized paying $600,000 to President Trump’s longtime lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen, a new report said Friday. The telecommunications giant told employees in a memo that Bob Quinn was retiring — but an insider said Quinn was booted...
  • AT&T Says It “Demolished” Justice Department at Time Warner Merger Trial

    The trial is over. And the decision is coming. As U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon prepares to shake up the media industry with his much-anticipated decision in the Justice Department’s lawsuit to block the merger between AT&T and Time Warner, both sides have submitted post-trial briefs. The defendants,...
  • Video: Mobile 5G service could be coming sooner than expected

    Could blistering fast 5G service come to smartphones sooner than expected? AT&T says it will launch mobile 5G in a dozen U.S. markets late this year, staking the claim that it expects to be the first U.S. carrier to offer such blazing speeds to phones. The carrier has been in...
  • Justice Department moves to block the merger of AT&T – Time Warner

    The case is now on course to explore any possible White House interference as prosecutors insist the mega-merger is not good for competition. The U.S. government is formally contesting AT&T’s proposed $85 billion deal to acquire Time Warner. On Monday, the Justice Department filed a complaint in D.C. federal...
  • AT&T Hires Hollywood Lawyer Daniel Petrocelli to Defend Time Warner Deal

      The THR Power Lawyer’s clients have included Fox, SiriusXM and Donald Trump. AT&T has hired Hollywood heavy-hitter Daniel Petrocelli to defend its $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner in case the government sues to block it. The deal has been met with antitrust concerns, as critics worry the...
  • Time Warner Shares Dropping as Wall Street Worries About Merger

    A swoon has left Time Warner with a market cap of $68.1 billion, well below the $85.4 billion AT&T agreed to pay for the media-entertainment conglomerate. Wall Street apparently has its doubts about AT&T closing its acquisition of Time Warner, shares of which have fallen 15 percent in less...
  • AT&T will not sell CNN

    AT&T will not sell CNN and it doesn’t intend to sell key assets, either, to satisfy the Justice Department’s demand for closing its $85 billion merger with Time Warner, AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said Thursday. The Justice Department and AT&T are in the midst of a war of...