NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Vodafone ( VOD) confirmed Thursday it is in talks with Verizon Communications ( VZ) to sell its 45% stake in their joint venture, Verizon Wireless. The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that the two companies had rekindled discussions in a deal that likely would cost Verizon well more than $100 billion. The Journal report cited people familiar with the matter. Vodafone said Thursday there is no certainty an agreement will be reached. -- Written by Joseph Woelfel >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Joseph Woelfel >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.