Verizon Reports Increase in Earnings, Asks for More Time to Sell Alltel Assets by Jamie Walden Posted 4/27/2009 10:50 am Updated 6 years ago Verizon Communications has posted better-than-expected first-quarter earnings and revenue, despite the economy. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.