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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2014, file photo, Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, Verizon took over Yahoo, completing a $4.5 billion deal that will usher in a new management team to attempt to wring more advertising revenue from one of the internets best-known brands. Tuesdays closure of the sale ends Yahoos 21-year history as a publicly traded company. It also ends the nearly five-year reign of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who isnt joining Verizon. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

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In this photo taken Jan. 11, 2011, the Verizon logo is displayed in New York. The Republican-led Senate moved Thursday, March 23, 2017, to undo Obama-era regulations that would have forced internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon to ask customers’ permission before they could use or sell much of their personal information. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

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This Monday, July 25, 2016, file photo shows the Yahoo and Verizon logos on a laptop, in North Andover, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

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FILE - This Monday, July 25, 2016, file photo shows signage in a Verizon store in North Andover, Mass. Verizon is the latest mobile carrier to bring back unlimited plans, but its version is pricier than offerings from rivals T-Mobile and Sprint. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

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FILE - This Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, file photo shows the Verizon logo, in New York. Verizon Communications plans to close call centers in five states, including New York where the impending loss of hundreds of jobs has drawn sharp rebuke from the Cuomo administration. The New York-based telecommunications company announced late Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, that it’s consolidating operations at some of its call centers, a move that will impact about 3,200 workers in New York, Maine, Nebraska, Connecticut and and Rancho Cordoba, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

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Logos are seen on a laptop, Monday, July 25, 2016, in North Andover, Mass. Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. It is the second time in as many years that Verizon has snapped up the remnants of a fallen internet star as it broadens its digital reach. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders joined Verizon workers on their picket line in Brooklyn on Wednesday. Mr. Sanders has been campaigning in New York nonstop ahead of the final Democratic debate in on Thursday. Rival Hillary Clinton has also been supportive of the workers. (Associated press)

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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., greets a CWA worker at a Verizon workers picket line, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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This April 7, 2013, file photo, shows the Verizon studio booth at MetLife Stadium, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

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Verizon said it has corrected an error that caused Ken Slusher to almost lose his home over a $2 million cellphone bill. (KPTV)

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Guard Dez Wells, who played his final three collegiate seasons at Maryland, made the 25-minute drive to the Verizon Center to work out for the Wizards on Thursday. (Associated Press)

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The Verizon Center is decorated with T-shirts on the seats before Game 3 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs between the Washington Wizards and the Toronto Raptors, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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This April 7, 2013, file photo shows the Verizon Studio booth at MetLife Stadium, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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Verizon has apologized after U.S. Army veteran Curtis Frye says he was kicked out of a South Carolina store over his service dog. (WMBF)

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YouTube, Verizon and American Apparel were named Wednesday on the "dirty dozen" list of the National Center on Sexual Exploitation.

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In this Oct. 16, 2014, photo, Washington Wizards NBA basketball player Paul Pierce is interviewed at the Verizon Center in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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Washington Wizards center DeJuan Blair poses for a photograph during NBA basketball media day at the Verizon Center in Washington, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Washington Wizards center DeJuan Blair poses for a photograph during NBA basketball media day at the Verizon Center in Washington, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat, (4), of Poland, poses for a photograph during NBA basketball media day at the Verizon Center in Washington, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Washington Mystics guard Tayler Hill, left, looks to make a pass around Indiana Fever guard Maggie Lucas, right, during the second quarter of Game 2 of their WNBA Eastern Conference semifinal series basketball game at the Verizon Center in Washington, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)