AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion

AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, exits a news conference followed by Ralph de la Vega, President and CEO-AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets, where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, exits a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, attends a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Members of the media raise their hands to question executives at AT&T during a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T, including Ralph de la Vega, President and CEO-AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets (center), attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T stand at the conclusion of a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Members of the media raise their hands to question executives at AT&T during a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Executives at AT&T attend a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
AT&T Acquires T-Mobile USA For $39 Billion
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 21: Randall Stephenson, chief executive officer and president of AT&T, speaks at a news conference where it was announced that AT&T Inc. will be buying its wireless rival T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom AG for $39 billion in cash and stock on March 21, 2011 in New York City. The deal, which will be scrutinized by U.S. regulators, would create the nation's largest wireless carrier if approved. The deal would likely result in domestic job cuts. T-Mobile USA employs about 38,000 people while AT&T employs an estimated 267,000 people. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Comments

Latest Galleries

St. Louis Cardinals Pack Up for Spring Training 2016The St. Louis Cardinals are packed up and moving down to Jupiter, Florida, for Spring Training 2016.
Devils Retire Martin Brodeur's #30
Soulard Mardi Gras Parade 2016
Beggin' Mardi Gras Pet Parade in Soulard 2016
NHL All-Star Weekend 2016
Winter Warm-Up 2016 Day Three
Washington Avenue Fire
Winter Warmup 2016 - Day Two

More From CBS St. Louis

Listen Now
Holiday Guide
Introducing Your New Podcast Network

Listen Live