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CBS sees no quick resolution in Dish dispute that could prevent millions from watching Chargers game

CBS Corp. sounded a pessimistic note on the eve of Thanksgiving, saying that the broadcast corporation and Dish Network “remain far apart on terms” in an increasingly contentious carriage fee dispute. CBS’ comments on Wednesday suggested there will be no quick resolution in the network’s blackout for Dish subscribers in 18 cities — including Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, San ...

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Dish Urges Subscribers to Vent Frustrations to CBS Local Advertisers as Blackout Drags On

Dish Network is going hyper-local in its with contract spat with CBS. The U.S.’s No. 2 satellite operator is encouraging customers affected by the blackout of CBS across the country on Dish to reach out to businesses that advertise on the broadcaster’s local stations “to let them know you need their help getting CBS to end this dispute.” The move ...

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CBS, Dish Seen as Far Apart in Carriage Talks

As Thanksgiving looms, CBS and Dish are pulling hard on a veritable wishbone – and it’s not clear if either side will win the tug of war. The big TV broadcaster and the satellite distributor are at loggerheads over how much Dish should pay to carry CBS’s highly-rated programs, … Variety

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CBS is Blacked Out on Dish as Carriage Talks Hit Snag

More than 13 million subscribers to satellite-distributor Dish can no longer see CBS programming after the two parties failed to renew a carriage contract that makes “The Big Bang Theory” and Sunday-afternoon NFL broadcasts available via the service. The snag also affects the carriage of  CBS Sports Network, Pop and the Smithsonian Channel. “This particular dispute is yet another example of ...

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BTS Dish on Their History-Making American Music Awards Performance: 'It Was a Dream!' (Exclusive)

“It was wonderful!” RM marveled. “It was a dream.” Before the band came out, they were introduced by The Chainsmokers’ Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, who admitted that they were “nervous” to even announce the group’s presence.  And before they even said the band’s name, fans were already freaking out — big time. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … Full Text ...

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Dish Blames Q3 Pay-TV Subscriber Loss on Hurricane Maria

Dish Network said the devastating hurricane that ripped through Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in September led to its net loss of 129,000 TV subscribers third quarter of 2017. Excluding the losses Puerto Rico and the USVI, Dish actually posted a small net gain of 16,000 pay-TV subs in the U.S., according to the company. In addition, its ...

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Nikki Bella and Vanessa Lachey Dish on Surprising 'DWTS' Eliminations: 'It's Bittersweet' (Exclusive)

“I think it may in a few days,” she added. “It’s sad and it’s unfortunate, because I just truly have loved my time here. I’ve loved this journey that I’ve been on, I’ve loved learning how to dance, I’ve loved meeting Artem and getting to know him and spending time with him.” “This place is amazing, and I’m just so ...

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Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest Dish on Chemistry After 6 Months of Hosting 'Live' Together (Exclusive)

“Ryan [was on Live] for years as a guest host and we always thought, ‘He’s too busy,’ but as it turns out… all he had really going on was his radio show,” executive producer Michael Gelman dishes. “When we started talking, we thought, ‘We could all make this work, including building a little studio right here.'”  “You put them together and ...

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