Media merger: AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for $85.4B, HBO and CNN’s parent company

October 25, 2016 in Business

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is buying Time Warner, the owner of the Warner Bros. movie studio as well as HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion in a deal that […]

AT&T donates to 2 museums

May 12, 2016 in Education, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Several key persons met at the famous Woodworth Chapel at Tougaloo College the morning of May 6, to announce a $250,000 donation from AT&T […]

NCNW holds Legacy Awards Breakfast

November 12, 2015 in Business, Education

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent, Ph.D. Contributing Writer Words of inspiration were heard by attendees of the National Council of Negro Women Metro Jackson Chapter’s 13th Legacy Awards Breakfast Saturday at […]

AT&T Bringing Broadband to Nearly 133,000 Rural Homes and Businesses in Mississippi

September 17, 2015 in Business, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON, Miss. – AT&T is committed to widespread broadband deployment, including serving those who live and work in hard-to-reach and remote areas. Even with the latest technology, […]

Companies get $51.5 million from FCC to expand fast Internet in Mississippi

September 4, 2015 in Business

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Three telecommunications companies are getting $51.5 million to expand fast Internet service in rural parts of Mississippi that currently don’t have access. AT&T is getting $49.8 […]

AT&T fined $100M fine for ‘unlimited’ data plans; Here’s how this helps you

June 18, 2015 in Business

(AP) AT&T got hit in the checkbook. An unlimited data plan is great, until you slow the Internet speed. And that is what AT&T Mobility LLC, which said it would […]

AT&T INVESTS MORE THAN $950 MILLION OVER THREE-YEAR PERIOD TO ENHANCE LOCAL NETWORKS IN MISSISSIPPI

March 31, 2015 in Business, News

Investment Expands Access to Nation’s Strongest 4G LTE Signal The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON, MISS.,  MARCH, 31,  2015 — AT&T* has invested more than $950 million in its best-in-class wireless […]

AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5 billion deal

May 19, 2014 in Business, News

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AT&T Inc. on Sunday agreed to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV for $48.5 billion, or $95 per share, a deal both companies described as transformational as […]