SoftBank to Vodafone Seek Growth as Deals Top $80 Billion

SoftBank to Vodafone Seek Growth as Deals Top $80 Billion

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The biggest bidding war so far this year, meanwhile, is in the U.S., where Overland Park, Kansas-based Sprint Nextel Corp., the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier, is up for grabs.