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FTC Files Lawsuit Over ATTs Throttling Of Unlimited Data

FTC Files Lawsuit Over AT&T's Throttling Of Unlimited Data Customers

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced on Tuesday that it was filing a federal court complaint against AT&T Mobility accusing the company of throttling unlimited data plan...

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2014-10-31 23:03:19

The Firm is investigating potential Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of patients who allegedly developed new-onset Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 The federal Lipitor diabetes (http://www.lipitorlawsuitcenter.com/lipitor-diabetes/) litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina is continuing to move forward, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order issued last month, the...

2014-10-30 16:23:19

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its efforts to help support Ohio's growing shale gas industry, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) recently completed a new 3.5 mile, 138 kilovolt (kV) transmission line in its Ohio Edison territory to serve a Pennant Midstream natural gas processing facility in Springfield Township in Mahoning County. The nearly $3 million project replaces temporary equipment installed earlier and allows for future expansion at the facility. The plant...

2014-10-30 12:23:38

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $5,000 to the Ohio & Erie Canalway Corridor to assist with publishing the organization's Towpath Companion, an award-winning guidebook for hikers and bicyclists along the 101-mile trail. "The Towpath Trail and its many attractions are a prominent part of life in our Northeast Ohio service areas," said Dee Lowery, president of the FirstEnergy Foundation. "This guidebook is a vital resource with...

2014-10-29 12:24:51

Power Systems Institute Will Train Students to Work on Power Lines AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company (CEI), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is partnering with Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) to reinstate its award-winning program to train the next generation of utility line and substation workers. The Power Systems Institute is a two-year program that combines hands-on utility skills at a CEI training facility...

2014-10-29 12:23:54

READING, Pa., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty years ago, the Beatles made their American debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show," and Ford introduced the first Mustang. The year 1964 also was when Michael P. Kirkhoff and Nina L. Beverly first began working for Metropolitan Edison (Met-Ed), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE). Kirkhoff began his career with Met-Ed in April 1964 as a student trainee from Drexel University. He began working full-time in August 1964 as a designer...

2014-10-28 12:38:21

Company "Throttles" Many Consumers Who Had Signed Up for Unlimited Data WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Trade Commission filed a federal court complaint against AT&T Mobility, LLC, charging that the company has misled millions of its smartphone customers by charging them for "unlimited" data plans while reducing their data speeds, in some cases by nearly 90 percent. The FTC's complaint alleges that the company failed to adequately disclose to its...

2014-10-28 12:24:32

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) will release third quarter 2014 earnings before markets open on Tuesday, November 4. These results will be discussed by FirstEnergy management during a conference call with financial analysts at 1 p.m. EST that day. A question-and-answer session will follow. Investors, customers and other interested parties are invited to listen to a live webcast of the call via FirstEnergy's Investor Information website,...

2014-10-28 12:24:21

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) crews will now use their smart phones and mobile computers to more efficiently assess damage to the electrical system and expedite power restoration efforts in the wake of major storm events. When severe weather causes power outages, identifying and clearing downed wires and other hazardous situations, along with an initial assessment of the damage, is a priority. To make use of the latest...

2014-10-27 23:02:11

The Firm is evaluating potential Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed new-onset Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to their use of the statin medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The number of Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.lipitorlawsuitcenter.com/) that allege the statin medication increases the risk for new-onset Type 2 diabetes continues to mount in the federal multidistrict litigation currently underway in U.S. District Court, District of South...

2014-10-24 12:23:41

Reliable Power Key to Locating 1.65 Million Square-Foot Facility in Toledo Area TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toledo Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has finished construction of a new $1.2 million, 138 kilovolt (kV) transmission line to service Home Depot's new distribution warehouse in Troy Township in Wood County. The new 1.65-million square foot facility will be used primarily for online order fulfillment. "The new transmission line is a...


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