• AT&T Closes $85 Billion Time Warner Deal After a Two-Year Effort

    5 days ago - By Fortune

    AT&T closed its $85 billion takeover of Time Warner twc
    , the culmination of a 20-month battle for the right to enter the media business by acquiring the owner of HBO and Warner Bros.
    The completion of the deal came just hours after AT&T made a filing in federal court in Washington disclosing that it had reached an agreement with the Justice Department that waived a waiting period for closing.
    The agreement doesn't prevent the department's antitrust division from appealing the decision issued Tuesday by a federal judge rejecting the U.S. antitrust lawsuit against the deal. The government...
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  • AT&T closes $85 billion deal for Time Warner

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, on Thursday closed its $85 billion deal to acquire media company Time Warner Inc after it reached an agreement with U.S. antitrust regulators.
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  • AT&T Can Close Time Warner Deal

    6 days ago - By Bloomberg

    AT&T Inc. can close its $85 billion takeover of Time Warner Inc. after the U.S. Justice Department agreed that it won't seek a court order temporarily blocking the deal in the event it decides to appeal.
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