More details on Verizon-Alltel deal emerge

The FCC has provided more details on Verizon Wireless' $28.1 billion acquisition of Alltel, which will create the largest wireless operator in the country. Verizon has to divest from five additional markets in Lyon, Iowa; Muskegon, Manistee and Newaygo, Mich.; and Johnson, Tenn. The company will have 120 days following the close of the deal to divest those markets. Article

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