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Dec 18, 2014, 21:00 ET CenturyLink recognized as a visionary in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia Pacific

 CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced it has been recognized by analyst firm Gartner, Inc. as a visionary in the Magic Quadrant for...


Jul 21, 2014, 09:00 ET CenturyLink's bilingual call center celebrates 30 years of service

Thirty years ago, five CenturyLink Phoenix employees recognized the need to provide in-language customer service to their Spanish-speaking customer...


Jul 21, 2014, 09:00 ET El centro de llamadas bilingüe de CenturyLink celebra 30 años de servicio

Hace treinta años, cinco empleados de CenturyLink en Phoenix reconocieron la necesidad de proporcionar servicio al cliente en su...


Nov 15, 2013, 15:40 ET CenturyLink restores service to San Juan Islands

 CenturyLink crews restored services, including all voice and high-speed Internet, to the San Juan Islands this morning. Crews worked...


Nov 11, 2013, 21:48 ET CenturyLink severed fiber located

 CenturyLink crews have located both ends of a severed cable causing a network outage impacting the San Juan Islands. The fiber, located...


Nov 11, 2013, 01:19 ET CenturyLink Is Working Around the Clock to Restore Communications

CenturyLink crews are working around the clock to repair the severed fiber optic cable causing a network outage impacting the San Juan Islands....


Aug 28, 2013, 11:00 ET Orlando Magic and CenturyLink Sign Exclusive Deal

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- The Orlando Magic announced today a new, multi-year relationship with CenturyLink, the third largest...


Oct 07, 2012, 10:00 ET CenturyLink, CWA, IBEW announce day-to-day extension of labor contracts

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Jul 30, 2012, 09:00 ET CenturyLink Extends Fiber Network to Data Centers in Charlotte, N.C.

 CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) today announced that it has extended its fiber network  in Charlotte, N.C. into five data center facilities,...


May 15, 2012, 08:30 ET CenturyLink Helps Navy Client Win Information Technology Excellence Award

The U.S. Navy Reserve Forces Command, using Wi-Fi equipment and Internet protocols provided by CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), won a Department of the...


Apr 16, 2012, 09:22 ET CenturyLink Receives Frost & Sullivan 2011 U.S. Consumers' Choice Award for Best Landline Telephone Service Provider

 CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has received the 2011 Consumers' Choice Award for "Best Landline Telephone Service Provider for Customer Value...


Mar 19, 2012, 16:54 ET Communications Workers of America Joins CenturyLink in Opposing SB-157

 The Communications Workers of America (CWA) has announced its opposition to SB-157 that would threaten hundreds of jobs in Colorado. With...


Mar 12, 2012, 14:12 ET SB-157 Risks Vital Connection for 400,000 Rural Colorado Consumers, According to CenturyLink

SB-157, introduced this week by state Sen. Mark Scheffel (R – District 4), targets CenturyLink customers in rural, hard-to-serve areas and...


Sep 16, 2011, 17:12 ET CenturyLink and Savvis Earn Spots on 2011 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across America

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), and Savvis, a CenturyLink company, announced their inclusion in this year's InformationWeek 500, an annual listing...


Sep 02, 2011, 16:31 ET CenturyLink to Participate in Analyst Conferences

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announces that it is scheduled to participate in the following analyst conferences: UBS Best of Americas...


Aug 09, 2011, 10:07 ET CenturyLink to Participate in Analyst Conferences

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) announces that it is scheduled to participate in the following analyst conferences: Oppenheimer 14th Annual Technology...


Mar 18, 2011, 18:38 ET Federal Communications Commission Approves CenturyLink-Qwest Merger

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today approved the pending merger between CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Qwest Communications...


Mar 17, 2011, 15:30 ET CenturyLink Offers Ability to Watch College Hoops Games Simultaneously

College hoops fanatics wanting to catch every minute of action without having to battle for seats at crowded bars and sports books can rejoice....


Mar 03, 2011, 18:20 ET Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Approves CenturyLink-Qwest Merger

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) today approved the pending merger between CenturyLink Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Qwest Communications...


Jan 04, 2011, 16:20 ET Nebraska Public Service Commission Approves CenturyLink-Qwest Merger

The Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) today unanimously approved the pending merger between CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Qwest...


Dec 15, 2010, 16:55 ET Colorado Public Utilities Commission Approves CenturyLink-Qwest Merger

The Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) today unanimously approved the pending merger between CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Qwest...


Sep 22, 2010, 10:41 ET CenturyLink and Qwest Receive Merger Approval in Nine States and the District of Columbia

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) and Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) announced that they have received approval of their pending...


Sep 02, 2010, 17:13 ET CenturyLink to Participate in Analyst Conferences

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) announces that it is scheduled to participate in the following analyst conferences: Kaufman Bros. 13th Annual...


Aug 24, 2010, 10:59 ET CenturyLink Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) today announced that its Board of Directors voted to declare a quarterly cash dividend of $.725 per share, payable on...


Aug 09, 2010, 17:14 ET CenturyLink to Participate in Analyst Conferences

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) announces that it is scheduled to participate in the following analyst conferences: Oppenheimer Annual Technology,...