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Verizon Plans to Acquire MCI

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Verizon Plans to Acquire MCI

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Verizon Plans to Acquire MCI

Verizon Plans to Acquire MCI

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Verizon is buying long distance phone company MCI in deal valued at more than $6 billion. The deal, if completed, will mean the end of the independent long-distance telephone business in the U.S.