Time Warner Cable & CBS Reach Content Carriage Agreement Ending Blackout

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NEW YORK – Time Warner Cable and the CBS Corporation reached an agreement Monday ending a weeks-long blackout, CBS said.

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File photo of Time Warner Cable sign

Below is a Statement Issued by CBS:

CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks have reached an agreement for carriage of CBS owned stations on Time Warner Cable systems across the country, as well as Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel, it was announced today by representatives for the companies.

Programming on all networks will resume at 6:00 PM ET today.

Though specific terms of the deal are not being disclosed, the agreement includes retransmission consent, as well as Showtime Anytime and VOD, for CBS stations on Time Warner Cable systems in New York (WCBS and WLYW), Los Angeles (KCBS and KCAL) and Dallas (KTVT and KTXA.)

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