CenturyLink said telco won’t know the full impact of the FCC's business data services (BDS) order until the regulator releases it.

FairPoint has implemented a $3 “Broadband Cost Recovery Fee,” a move that could irk residential customers in a region that has more competitive options.

Verizon and Incompas’ joint business data services proposal has gotten the support of several state and local trade associations.

CenturyLink and Frontier say the FCC and the joint Verizon/Incompas special access proposals will harm ILECs and new entrants.

Lumos says the FCC should not impose pricing rules on competitive fiber providers that reside in markets where a large ILEC is present.

Amidst strong opposition from AT&T and Comcast, Google Fiber came closer to overcoming its pole attachment obstacle in Nashville.

FairPoint Communications has named Bruce Metge as executive vice president and chief legal officer.

CenturyLink reported to the FCC that 51 percent of residences in more populated areas can get 40 Mbps or higher -- but rural areas suffer.