AT&T adds customers as the courtroom decides Time Warner deal


CNET—The company saw a reversal of losses from a year ago, with a strong number of new prepaid customers. Its DirecTV Now service is gaining momentum. Earnings, however, missed expectations.

AT&T Chief Takes Stand to Defend Time Warner Deal. AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson began his court testimony defending his company’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner against the Justice Department’s antitrust claims.