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What others say: The price of a windfall

...Together, the two companies created a shell, Northstar Wireless. That shell did the actual bidding.The Federal Communications Commission, which ran the spectrum auction, has an obscure rule that gives a 25 percent discount to "very small...
Alaska internet providers get redundant

...without access to high speed Internet is significantly higher than the national average. According to the Federal Communications Commission, 38 percent of Alaskans currently don't have access, compared to only 16 percent of people nationwide...
What others say: FCC should protect Net neutrality the United States, unlike China, keeping the Internet free requires giving a government agency, the Federal Communications Commission, the power to ensure "Net neutrality." The term means that information moving on the Internet - except...

...The FTC's goal is to ensure that T-Mobile repays all its customers for these crammed charges."The Federal Communications Commission has launched a separate inquiry into T-Mobile's billing practices, which could result in fines if it...
What others say: Airlines should make their own decisions on cellphone use

...secondhand smoke in confined spaces.The five largest U.S. airlines have weighed in against the removal of Federal Communications Commission restrictions on the use of cellular phones in flight. Customers are against it, they say, as are most...
A zombie king and his minions

...leaving the mic on for an "inappropriate" studio conversation, he and the boys just aren't sure if the Federal Communications Commission is ever listening.Once inspired by Howard stern, La Plante said he now sees the so-called shock jock...
FCC awards Dillingham license for low-power radio station

DILLINGHAM (AP) -- The Federal Communications Commission is poised to award Dillingham a low power, noncommercial radio station. The new station will be known as Dillingham Christian...
Native wireless company seeks $550 million refund from FCC

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Alaska Native Wireless wants the Federal Communications Commission to refund about $550 million the company paid last year after successfully bidding on wireless licenses now mired in the courts...
Three Native corporations form wireless consortium

...corporations have banded together to bid on wireless telephone licenses expected to be auctioned off by the Federal Communications Commission later this month. Arctic Slope Regional Corp., Sealaska Corp. and Doyon Limited formed a consortium...
KZXX off the air pending sale

...of Peninsula Communications in Homer was held up by another station owner, who filed a protest with the Federal Communications Commission. Peninsula Communications operates KXBA, known as "K-Bay," KPEN, KGTL and KWVV, known as "K-Wave...


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