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Feb 05, 2016, 15:20 ET

Verizon Wireless customers can now watch all shows, live sports and concerts on go90 without using up data

 Starting today, all go90-registered Verizon Wireless post-paid customers can watch all of their favorite go90 video content anytime, on...

Jan 06, 2016, 06:49 ET

Verizon's wireless network ranked No. 1 for overall performance in Birmingham by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Birmingham, Ala. are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore®...

Dec 10, 2015, 09:22 ET

Verizon's wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Washington, DC, by RootMetrics®

RootMetrics®, an independent mobile analytics firm based in Seattle, WA, released its Metro RootScore® Report for Washington, DC, for the...

Dec 01, 2015, 12:35 ET

Verizon's wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Baltimore, Maryland, by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Baltimore are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...

Nov 25, 2015, 14:54 ET

Football fans to benefit from Verizon Wireless network upgrades

Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, has enhanced its network in Auburn, Ala. with new...

Nov 23, 2015, 14:38 ET

Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Cleveland, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

Verizon customers in Cleveland are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...

Nov 17, 2015, 14:30 ET

Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Toledo, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Toledo are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro...

Nov 17, 2015, 14:26 ET

Verizon's Wireless network ranked #1 for overall performance in Akron, Ohio, by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Akron are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Metro RootScore® Report,...

Nov 02, 2015, 11:59 ET

PumpAlarm.com's Verizon Certified Home Monitoring Device Launches in Home Depot

 PumpAlarm.com, an Indiana-based company, and Verizon, a technology leader with the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE Network,...

Oct 07, 2015, 15:32 ET
Verizon's HopeLine phone drive kicked off in Pittsburgh as Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, joined by Verizon's William Carnahan, donated the inaugural phone.

Verizon Launches HopeLine Phone Drive with Allegheny County and City of Pittsburgh

 Verizon launched its HopeLine phone donation drive in southwest Pennsylvania with participating organizations including Allegheny County and...

Oct 05, 2015, 09:33 ET

Verizon Wireless encourages Alabamians to donate no-longer-used phones to support victims of domestic violence

 October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Alabamians to get involved with local...

Oct 05, 2015, 08:00 ET

Verizon Wireless, GCADV encourage Georgians to donate used phones, get involved to help victims of domestic violence

 Georgia ranks ninth in the nation for men killing women, according to the most recent Violence Policy Center study. October is national...

Sep 09, 2015, 14:40 ET
Pictured, left to right, are: Lauren Love-Wright, Verizon Region President; Steve Riggs, Fayette Circuit Court Clerk; Sherry Currens, Executive Director, Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Carol Jordan, Executive Director, University of Kentucky Office for Policy Studies on Violence Against Women; Dr. Jay Box, President, Kentucky Community and Technical College System; Susan West, Dean, University of Kentucky Fraternities and Sororities; Angelica Maldonado, Fayette County Circuit Court domestic violence specialist; Jennifer Scrutchfield, Lexington Council member; Kathy Witt, Fayette County Sheriff; Darlene Thomas, Executive Director, Greenhouse17 domestic violence agency

Kentucky Used-Mobile Phone Drive Will Support Domestic Violence Survivors Across Kentucky

Verizon, Yum! Brands Foundation, the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Kentucky Community and Technical College System today...

Aug 27, 2015, 16:09 ET
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Verizon Wireless Names New Region President

Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today that Keith Gladhill has been named president...

Aug 27, 2015, 14:30 ET
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Verizon Wireless Names New Region President

 Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, announced today that Keith Gladhill has been named...

Aug 18, 2015, 14:02 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Alabama by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Alabama are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Alabama RootScore®...

Aug 18, 2015, 13:45 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Hawai'i by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Hawai'i are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Hawai'i RootScore®...

Aug 18, 2015, 13:11 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Kansas by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Kansas are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Kansas RootScore®...

Aug 18, 2015, 13:08 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 by RootMetrics® for Overall Performance in California

 Verizon customers in California are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the California...

Aug 18, 2015, 11:51 ET

Verizon's Wireless Network Ranked #1 for Overall Performance in Wisconsin by RootMetrics®

 Verizon customers in Wisconsin are enjoying all of the benefits of America's most reliable network, according to the Wisconsin RootScore®...