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2011-08-19 10:37:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless continued its commitment to providing an unparalleled experience when it comes to wireless connectivity in Alabama in the first half of 2011.

2011-08-19 08:00:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wireless calling, text messaging and surfing the Web on the Verizon Wireless network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in Georgia, thanks to heavy investments Verizon Wireless made during the first half of 2011.

2011-08-08 11:42:00

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless is investing in Orange County and expanding its local coverage with a new cell site in Middletown. The new site improves coverage and capacity in the Village of Washington Heights along Route 17M from Webb Road to Maples Road.

2011-08-08 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless customers now have an online tool that makes it even easier to plan how to make the most of their wireless service when traveling outside of the United States.

2011-08-06 23:43:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon's attempts to reach a constructive new contract with two unions representing the company's wireline employees in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states were unsuccessful, and union leaders announced a decision to call a strike.

2011-08-05 15:54:00

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Marysville.

2011-08-02 11:37:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a major development that advances the deployment of fourth-generation wireless broadband services, the U.S. government has reached agreements with Canada and Mexico that establish the framework for use of spectrum in the 700 MHz band.

2011-08-01 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard J. Lynch, executive vice president for enterprisewide strategic technology initiatives at Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ), has announced his retirement, effective Aug.

2011-07-28 12:12:00

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers thanks to a new cell site in Sacramento, California.

2011-07-28 08:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, provider of the nation's largest and most reliable 3G network and the fastest, most advanced 4G LTE network in the world, has been ranked highest in customer care among the major national wireless phone service providers in J.D.

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  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.