Quantcast
Home » Topics » balance

AT&T buying T-mobile for $39 billion

NEW YORK (Reuters) – AT&T Inc said on Sunday it would buy Deutsche Telekom AG’s T-Mobile USA, in a $39 billion cash-and-stock transaction that would create a new industry behemoth by combining two of the four largest U.S. wireless carriers. The purchase price includes a cash payment of $25 billion…

House Republicans target Constitution in health reform battle

In an effort to block all or part of President Obama’s health reform laws, Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) today introduced a proposed amendment to the Constitution that would allow states to veto federal legislation. As introduced to the House of Representatives, the so-called Repeal Amendment would drastically change how the…

Michael Moore offers Fahrenheit 9/11 to NBC for free to balance Bush

NBC has done a lot to rehabilitate former President George W. Bush’s image this week. Now filmmaker Michael Moore is offering a way to restore some balance to the network by allowing them to air his documentary, Fahrenheit 9/11, for free. NBC gave the former president an hour-long platform during…

Amidst record unemployment, US companies hoard $1 trillion of cash

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. companies are hoarding almost $1 trillion in cash but are unlikely to spend on expanding their business and hiring new employees due to continuing uncertainty about the strength of the economy, Moody’s Investors Service said on Tuesday. As the economy stabilizes companies are also more…

Google+