T-Mobile Merger With MetroPCS Will Probably Get U.S. Approval

T-Mobile Merger With MetroPCS Will Probably Get U.S. Approval

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Bonn-based Deutsche Telekom AG today announced it will pay $1.5 billion to shareholders of MetroPCS Communications Inc., the fifth-largest U.S. mobile provider, and merge the company with Deutsche Telekom’s T-Mobile USA Inc. unit, the fourth-largest carrier.