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Frontier Communications takes Tulalip Summer Concert Series beyond the music
In an effort to enhance the concertgoer's experience, the Tulalip Resort and Casino partnered with Frontier Communications to install a temporary FREE Wi-Fi hotspot for their summer concert series.

From Voice to Choice: Telecom Adapts to Remain Competitive
On April 1st, Frontier launched a new commercial brand, Frontier Business Edge, which offers small, medium and enterprise sized companies a choice of solutions including fast Internet speeds, unlimited voice, data networking, cloud services, supporting equipment, and more.

Red tide off northwest Florida could hit economy

It's like Florida's version of The Blob. Slow moving glops of toxic algae in the northeast Gulf of Mexico are killing sea turtles, sharks and fish, and threatening the waters and beaches that fuel the region's economy.

List of 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' recipients

The following 21 fellows will each receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation:

Sony forecasts $2B loss as smartphones lag

Sony expects its annual loss to swell to $2 billion and has canceled dividends for the first time in more than half a century after writing down the value of its troubled smartphone business.

List of 2014 MacArthur 'genius grant' recipients

The following 21 fellows will each receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation:

Experts: Mystery fireball was Russian satellite

People from New Mexico to Montana saw the bright object break apart as it moved slowly northward across the night sky. Witnesses described it as three "rocks" with glowing red and orange streaks.

Lava flows from Philippine volcano; thousands flee

The Philippines' most active volcano has sent more huge lava fragments rolling down its slopes in an ongoing gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers, officials said Wednesday.

Scientists' colossal squid exam a kraken good show

It was a calm morning in Antarctica's remote Ross Sea, during the season when the sun never sets, when Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like dinner plates from a mile below the surface.

Atlas V rocket launches, taking satellite aloft

A communications satellite has been launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, carried aloft aboard an Atlas 5 rocket.

NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts

NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil.

Stocks rally...NFL sponsors unhappy...NASA picks Boeing, SpaceX to carry astronauts into space

Investors are waiting to hear the Federal Reserve's latest assessment of the economy tomorrow, but that didn't stop the buying today. The Dow gained 100 points to close at 17,132. The S&P 500 gained nearly 15 points, finished just below 1,999. The Nasdaq composite rose almost 34, finishing at 4,552.76.

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