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AT&T U-Verse TV to Include FOX News Channel

November 6, 2006

SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AT&T Inc. and FOX News Channel (FNC), a wholly owned division of News Corporation , today announced a distribution agreement to deliver FNC programming as part of the AT&T U-verse(SM) TV channel lineup.

Under the agreement, AT&T U-verse TV customers will have access to FNC’s live programming, covering breaking news around the globe, as well as political, business and entertainment news.

“Fox News is a very popular cable news source, and its programming is a valuable addition to our robust U-verse channel lineup,” said Dan York, head of programming, AT&T Operations, Inc.

“We look forward to working with AT&T to bring our quality programming to customers through U-verse television services,” said Tim Carry, senior vice president of Affiliate Relations, FNC.

AT&T U-verse TV is delivered by Project Lightspeed, the company’s initiative to expand the fiber-optics network deeper into neighborhoods to deliver U-verse TV, AT&T Yahoo!(R) High Speed Internet U-verse Enabled and, in the future, Voice over IP services. Through its subsidiaries, AT&T expects to reach nearly 19 million households by the end of 2008 as part of its initial deployment, using fiber-to-the-node (FTTN) and fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) technologies.

   Financial and other terms of the agreement were not disclosed.    Find More Information Online    Video:    -- AT&T U-verse Demos and Tours   ( http://www.sbc.com/Uverse/files/tours_demos/index.html?movieName=intro )    -- Current Features and Planned Capabilities of AT&T U-verse TV   ( http://att.sbc.com/Common/files/multimedia/att_u-verse_0523.wmv )     Related News:    -- AT&T U-verse TV to Include Warner Bros. Movies in Video-On-Demand      Programming ( http://att.sbc.com/gen/press-room?pid=4800&cdvn=news&newsarticleid=23002 )    -- AT&T U-verse TV to Include C-SPAN ( http://att.sbc.com/gen/press-room?pid=4800&cdvn=news&newsarticleid=22697 )    -- AT&T U-verse TV to Include Bloomberg Television ( http://www.sbc.com/gen/press-room?pid=4800&cdvn=news&newsarticleid=22414 )     Related Media Kits:    -- U-verse ( http://www.att.com/uverse_news )     Web Links:    -- AT&T U-verse Web Site      ( http://uverse.att.com/ )    -- FTTX      ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FTTX )    -- IPTV      ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPTV )    

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About AT&T

AT&T Inc. is one of the world’s largest telecommunications holding companies and is the largest in the United States. Operating globally under the AT&T brand, AT&T companies are recognized as the leading worldwide providers of IP-based communications services to business and as leading U.S. providers of high speed DSL Internet, local and long distance voice, and directory publishing and advertising services. AT&T Inc. holds a 60 percent ownership interest in Cingular Wireless, which is the No. 1 U.S. wireless services provider with 58.7 million wireless customers. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and AT&T products and services is available at http://www.att.com/ .

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CONTACT: Destiny Belknap of AT&T Inc., +1-214-665-1314,dbelknap@attnews.us

Web site: http://www.att.com/http://www.foxnews.com/




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