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  1. How Rupert Murdoch-Owned Time Warner Would Impact Hollywood: Creatives Speak Out

    5:00 am 7/23/2014

    Leslie Moonves, Jerry Levin and more weigh in as Murdoch's courtship of Time Warner spreads fear and an unsettling skepticism through the creative community: "Whenever Mr. Murdoch is involved in something this substantial, I go to Mass."Read more

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  2. THR Sports Issue: RGIII Fronts Thursday Night Football Preview

    6:00 am 7/16/2014

    With football season on the horizon, the NFL must prove it can deliver on Thursday nights — despite risks of overexposure and player injuries. As Leslie Moonves told CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus after they won the package: "Now the work really begins."Read more

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  3. Leslie Moonves: CBS Is Open to Licensing Content to Aereo

    12:22 pm 7/15/2014

    At a conference, Moonves says Aereo never approached CBS before it went into business, predicts CBS won't bid for the NBA and says it won't buy Univision.Read more

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  4. Les Moonves, Bob Iger Among 2013's Highest-Paid CEOs

    7:22 am 5/27/2014

    Also among the top-billed executives are Viacom's Philippe Dauman, Discovery's David Zaslav, Time Warner's Jeffrey Bewkes and Comcast's Brian Roberts.Read more

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  5. Jerry Bruckheimer Gets Compliments From Michael Douglas, Advice from David Ellison

    2:47 pm 5/8/2014

    The legendary producer was celebrated by famous friends and colleagues in New York, where he told THR more about his talks with Netflix.Read more

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  6. CBS Quarterly Earnings Beat Estimates But Revenue Falls Short

    12:42 pm 5/8/2014

    UPDATED: Shares of CBS were falling as much as 3 percent after the closing bell.Read more

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  7. Jeff Shell, Les Moonves Zing Katzenberg: Movies 'Tremendous Growth Business'

    12:34 pm 4/30/2014

    The Universal film head also told a panel moderated by Guggenheim Media Entertainment Group chief creative officer Janice Min that "Fifty Shades of Grey" would not be released at home the same day it hits theaters, despite the studio's enthusiasm for digital distribution methods.Read more

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  8. Les Moonves Defends 'Moderate' Stephen Colbert From Attacks on the Right

    9:51 am 4/30/2014

    "He's a great social commentator, and that's sort of what we want," the CBS CEO said Wednesday.Read more

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  9. Les Moonves Says Colbert Was His and Letterman's Top Choice (Video)

    5:29 am 4/11/2014

    UPDATED: In an interview that aired on "CBS This Morning," the CBS CEO offered insight into how he quickly made the decision to appoint the Comedy Central vet as the new "Late Show" host.Read more

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  10. CBS' Les Moonves Salary Rises to $66.9 Million in 2013

    5:26 pm 4/10/2014

    In 2013, CBS stock rose 69 percent, outpacing the 30 percent made by the S&P 500.Read more

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