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Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era

SAN FRANCISO (AP) – Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. It is the second time in as many years that Verizon has snapped up the remnants of a fallen internet star as it broadens its digital reach. The nation’s largest wireless carrier paid $4.4 billion…

Sanders Cheers Strikers as 39K Verizon Workers Walk Out

AP (ABC News) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cheered on striking Verizon workers Wednesday after 39,000 landline and cable employees walked off the job. Sanders told workers at a picket line in Brooklyn they displayed courage by standing up to the telecommunications giant. “I know your families are going to pay a price,” Sanders shouted. “On behalf of every…