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Sprint Could Sell To T-Mobile, But Dish Network Looms

SoftBank, Sprint's parent company, wants to merge with T-Mobile. Sprint has found itself stagnating in the USA market, and has watched as T-Mobile leapfrogged it to take over the third-place position. In 2011, AT&T , like SoftBank, was deterred by Justice Department regulators from pushing through a $39 billion takeover of T-Mobile. And forthcoming fifth-generation wireless upgrades, or 5G, are expected to cost billions of dollars.

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Ghost Recon Wildlands Open Beta Download Date Revealed

Apparently it's snowy. If you're interested in Wildlands now's the time to gussy up three friends. We reported on the closed beta here, and were generally impressed with the game. Prospective players will be able to try out Ghost Recon: Wildlands in its open beta before deciding to purchase the full game. Ghost Recon: Wildlands then launches in full on 7th March 2017.

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Fist Fight's Charlie Day: Teachers Should Be a Priority

The late-night host and celebrity stakeholder in the #UFC had nothing but praises for Fist Fights' climactic battle scene, calling it "the most epic fist fight of all time" and the "biggest fist fight that's ever occurred on film". Tracy Morgan makes a hilarious comeback in Fist Fight (shown with Charlie Day and Jillian Bell ). And Jillian Bell is a meth-addict guidance counselor with a predatory eye on some of her students (a recurring gag that wasn't amusing the first time).

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USA wholesale prices rose in January, led by gasoline

Chinese inflationary pressures went up a cog in January, led by another enormous surge in producer price inflation (PPI). Fuel & power group registered a rise in prices for the sixth straight month, on a y-o-y basis. True Potential deputy chief investment officer Chris Leyland warned the rising figure - not matched by rising interest rates from the BoE - would continue to hit savers hardest.

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Branden Albert, Ryan Clady create a suddenly robust offensive tackle market

Although the team had made a decision to release the 32-year-old veteran, spoke to him Thursday morning to break the news, and Albert told his agents he was out, the plans changed sometime Thursday afternoon. Cutting him saves $7.2 million on the cap, Salguero reported. Williams was scheduled to make $8.485 million (none guaranteed) in 2017 and was to count $10.5 million against the Dolphins' cap.

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Mitsubishi Brings Back the Eclipse-Sort Of

The vehicle has been confirmed to be the Eclipse Cross and is expected to directly compete with the Nissan Qashqai as it known in Europe and Rogue Sport in the US. Mitsubishi said Tuesday the new vehicle will be called the Eclipse Cross in nods to the coupe that was sold in the USA market and the new crossover utility segment that is all the rage.