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Embarq Corporation to Cancel Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EMBARQ (NYSE: EQ) today announced that the earnings conference call previously scheduled for 4:30 p.m. EDT on October 29, 2008 will no longer take place due to the Company's recent announcement of its proposed merger with CenturyTel, Inc. A press release containing the company's third quarter results was issued prior to U.S. markets opening today.



Embarq Corporation (NYSE: EQ), headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, offers a complete suite of communications services. EMBARQ has operations in 18 states and is in the Fortune 500(R) list of America's largest corporations.

For consumers, EMBARQ offers an innovative portfolio of services that includes reliable local and long distance home phone service, high-speed Internet, wireless, and satellite TV from DISH Network(R) -- all on one monthly bill.

For businesses, EMBARQ has a comprehensive range of flexible and integrated services designed to help businesses of all sizes be more productive and communicate with their customers. This service portfolio includes local voice and data services, long distance, Business Class High Speed Internet, wireless, satellite TV from DIRECTV(R), enhanced data network services, voice and data communication equipment and managed network services.

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