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In this final BETA (and secret) version of the weekly update, Sheryl Crow croons the news: This is (5G) L.A.!†Thatís right, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam announced in an interview with David Faber on CNBC that Los Angeles is joining Sacramento . . . and now you know 2 of the 4 initial launch cities for 5G wireless technology from the nationís most reliable wireless network. Keeping it real, RootMetrics just issued their most recent reports on the best wireless networks in Boston and Washington, D.C. Any surprises? Nope.

Weíre leading into Memorial Day with several initiatives . . . Gabe Esposito discusses Verizonís long-standing relationship with first responders, Police Week and the National Law Enforcement Museum now being built in Washington . . . Tami Erwin honors military moms and shares the 16 winners of the #VZMilitaryMoms $1,000 tech shopping spree. . . honoring military widows on Motherís Day in Atlanta . . . and see how Verizon supports vets (and vets support Verizon) Ė in a million ways.

And from around the country this week . . . Motherís Day gift ideas from Chicago and Lubbock (itís Motherís Day in my family every day!), a smartwatch battle in Baltimore, a behind-the-scenes look at Verizonís emergency management center in Kansas City, and more.

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Verizon Chairman & CEO Lowell McAdam names Los Angeles as 2018 5G market
Verizon said it plans to deploy 5G technology in Los Angeles starting in the fourth quarter of 2018. Los Angeles is the second city Verizon has identified as part of its 3-5 market 5G deployment plans, first announced in November 2017. Verizon previously announced Sacramento would be a 5G city.†

Verizon in the national and international news

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New York, NY

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New York, NY

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Energy Central
Aurora, CO

Verizon in the Local News

Verizon Wireless Honors Military Widows with Shopping Sprees for Motherís Day†
NBC Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Tech Trends: Motherís Day Gift Ideas†
NBC Chicago†
Chicago, IL

Gift your Tech Savvy Mom one of these Cool Gadgets for Motherís Day†
CBS Lubbock
Lubbock, TX

Battle of the Smartwatch†
Crunchy-Vegan Blog
Baltimore, MD

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Verizonís Emergency Management Center†
CBS Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Take 5
NBC Washington
Seattle-Tacoma, WA

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Jeffrey Nelson leads external comms for Verizon businesses. PR strategy guy. Love politics, tech, tennis and people who support #LGBTQ young people.

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