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  1. Jesse Jackson Slams Dish Network's Decision to Drop WGN America as Discriminatory

    8:33 pm 6/27/2016

    "[Are they] using the same kind of math with ratings that the old south employed when enacting laws that counted African-Americans as three-fifths of a man?" asked Jackson in a letter to Dish chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen.Read more

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  2. NBC, Dish Settle Last of the Lawsuits Over Ad-Skipping DVR

    7:23 am 6/17/2016

    The parties have reached a settlement that will limit ad-skipping until after seven days from a show's broadcast airing.Read more

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  3. Tribune Media Stations, WGN America Go Dark on Dish Network

    12:29 am 6/13/2016

    "Dish refuses to reach an agreement based on fair-market value," says the station group, while the pay TV giant says "Tribune is seeking a significant rate increase despite decreasing viewership."Read more

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  4. Viacom Shares Spike 14 Percent After Carriage Deal With Dish

    12:18 pm 4/21/2016

    The two companies averted a blackout by announcing a deal several hours past the deadline.Read more

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  5. Viacom, Dish Reach Multi-Year Carriage Deal Renewal

    4:42 pm 4/20/2016

    Viacom's previous deal with Dish expired more than two months ago but the two agreed to an extension that ended at midnight.Read more

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  6. Dish Network's Charlie Ergen on Potential Viacom Blackout: "If They Go Dark, They Go Dark"

    9:53 am 4/20/2016

    All that said, the negotiations continue and there is hope that Dish continues to carry Viacom beyond midnight tonight. Read more

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  7. Viacom Analysts Take Different Views on Impact of Dish Carriage Showdown

    5:10 am 4/20/2016

    One Wall Street observer warns about "massive cost cuts" and a dividend suspension in the case of a blackout, while another one says the stock "will mainly benefit from getting the renewal talk over with."Read more

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  8. Dish Loses 23,000 Pay TV Subs in First Quarter, Earnings Exceed Estimates

    2:09 am 4/20/2016

    The satellite TV company, which is led by Charlie Ergen and has been in a carriage showdown with Viacom, didn't break out the number of Sling TV subs.Read more

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  9. Viacom Warns Dish Customers They Could Lose Channels in a Day

    10:44 am 4/19/2016

    Shares of Viacom dropped 8 percent in midday trading while shares of Dish traded higher.Read more

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  10. SlingTV Unveils New Service Allowing Multiple Streams of Fox, HBO Programming

    9:04 am 4/13/2016

    The service costs $20 a month.Read more

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