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May 19, 2014

AT&T Hopes History Doesn't Repeat Itself

Sixteen years ago, in 1998, AT&T's then-Chief Executive C. Michael Armstrong spent close to $100 billion buying up cable companies to pursue an ambitious plan to bundle video, internet, and phone service. It did not go well. And now, with its DirecTV deal, AT&T is basically trying to do it again.

9 Things You Never Knew Could Be Measured

May 20th is World Measurement Day, a day to celebrate the weird and wacky world of measurement. The UK’s National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has been measuring things for 115 years. Here are some of the strangest.

The Georgia Primary's Biggest Surprise

Karen Handel's surge in advance of Tuesday's GOP primary has stunned some Republicans in the state. "I have been underestimated my whole life," Handel says.

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