PSC rejects AT&T;'s bid for low rate Phone giant is dealt setback in effort to enter Maryland ; 41% requested is cut to 10% ; Bell Atlantic unhappy at proposed discounts it must give competitor
Ameritech wins OK for Md. service PSC approval allows long-distance service within the state; No immediate effect expected; Chicago firm is first of Baby Bells to expand here since deregulation
BellSouth to buy long-distance time 3-year agreement reached with AT
Digex seeks IPO approval Up to $55 million sought by surging Internet provider
Bell Atlantic set to offer long distance Va. deal with Jones gives firms access to each other's systems; Maryland may be next; Requirements of new federal law prompted agreement
Arrogance of service providers alienates users
Competitors of Bell Atlantic attack no-bid state contract Some services offered in Md. only by phone giant, officials say
Bell Atlantic proposes 2surcharge Revenue would put schools, libraries on information highway; AT&T; is critical of idea; $450 million a year would be raised for broad Internet access
AT&T; asks Md. officials to help with Bell Atlantic Long-distance carrier urges PSC to ease path into state's local market
$189 million bonanza on lucky venture MFS' takeover of Uunet to benefit local firm's clients; Humbled and looking ahead; At NEA it's 'thank God and we're on to the next dream'; Venture capital
Dow falls 76 points Nasdaq loses 21; Rate worries fuel broadest decline in nearly a month
22 U.S. firms laid off at least 3,000 in '95 Meanwhile, CEOs at those sites got big raises, report says
Bell, Nynex facing hurdles Muscular giant looking at wider opportunities, lower access revenue; Long-distance fever; Insiders gleeful while some outsiders point to the problems
Merger is 'natural,' says chief of Bell 10-12% earnings rise seen over next 5 years
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MCI profit up 20% in quarter toll-call operating net rose 36%
Bell Atlantic as one of the big boys Nynex merger: Conglomerate ready to compete with AT&T; or anyone else.
How the merger will affect Marylanders
Some view Nynex as slower partner Firm's former rival Bell Atlantic seen as quicker to change
Bell Atlantic, Nynex gain major clout Nation's 2nd-largest phone company covers 'lucrative' Northeast
Bell Atlantic pleads its case Firm goes before PSC for regulation relief
A move to uphold quality of service Bell Atlantic seeks regulation relief amid PSC staff challenge
Bell Atlantic to offer access to the Internet Service set to begin in Washington first, then Baltimore area
Stocks mixed Dow index off 6 points; Market's absorption ** of Lucent offering is called 'incredible'
Missing executives were diverse group Corporate 'dream team' had skills to rebuild a war-torn country; PLANE CRASH IN BOSNIA
2 Baby Bell companies announce surprise merger SBC, PacTel are first to act under new law
America Online may be a good thing for stranded Apple users
Even when you go abroad, you're never out of touch Overseas calls: Maryland company will rent you a pocket telephone set for the European cellular network frequency.
Bell Atlantic offers access to Internet Firm forms subsidiary to market the service
A 200-year-old debate
AT&T;'s cheap access to Internet is unlikely to convert the millions
Stocks fall amid doubt Fed will cut rates soon
Dow loses 43 points on late tumble Computer-driven selling, weakness in bonds trigger decline during last hour
Bell Atlantic seeks to curb free 411 calls Customers now get six free inquiries of directory assistance; 2-part legislative agenda; It also wants to change business flat rate, cites 9 for an unlimited call
Coalition targets Bell's 'monopoly' MCI and AT&T; helping to fund 'grass roots' effort
'1-800' runs out '888' to rescue; New toll-free code will ring in March 1
Dow Jones falls 48.05 to 5,503.32 Investors are concerned that this year's rally overestimated profits
Bell Atlantic and DSC sue AT&T; for $3.5 billion Equipment-making is sore point
Bell leaps into long-distance fray Firm seeks to offer service in 5 states
MCI: Rich and spry Has cash, will deal: MCI Communications Corp. has grown into a fidgety Goliath that occasionally packs a slingshot of its own.
Some pros give their stock picks for '96
Stocks fall from record heights Dow industrials slump 31 points, but Nasdaq hits new high
Profits rise 17% for MCI Largest phone-traffic increase in five years spurs 4th-quarter gain
Stocks fall from record heights Dow drops 26 points as earnings reports dampen enthusiasm
Ma Bell may again have your number A new deja vu?: State PSC reaffirms its pro-competition policy for home phone customers.
AT&T; adds TV shows to offerings Small stake acquired in DirectTV service for $137.5 million; Nearly 200 channels; Investment decision is pre-emptive action against MCI's plans
State says AT&T; can offer phone service to homes PSC denies objections by Bell Atlantic, votes for more competition; Residential monopoly ends; Regulatory obstacles remain, including 'number portability'
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While stock prices soar, workers fall 40,000 jobs at AT&T; just another casualty of age of downsizing