Softbank-Sprint Deal Seen Presaging Deutsche Telekom U.S. Exit

Softbank-Sprint Deal Seen Presaging Deutsche Telekom U.S. Exit

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Deutsche Telekom AG, Germany’s largest phone company, last week said it was in talks to combine T-Mobile USA with MetroPCS Communications Inc. after it failed last year to sell the business to AT&T amid opposition from regulators.