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    1. November 23, 2014

      Jeremy Male, Outfront Media: the billboard goes digital

      When Jeremy Male rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Ex­change last Thursday, he became one of a handful of chief...

    2. November 5, 2014

      CBS takes 24-hour news battle online

      CBS will launch a 24-hour digital news channel on Thursday as the US broadcaster behind the Big Bang Theory shifts its...

    1. October 16, 2014

      CBS to stream TV live over the internet

      CBS is to become the first US broadcaster to offer households a live stream of local TV stations over the internet, without...

    2. October 12, 2014

      Starz to launch in international markets

      Starz, the US pay-television network behind shows such as Spartacus and Black Sails, has struck a deal to build an...

    3. August 7, 2014

      Basketball catches CBS on the rebound

      Net income at CBS dropped 7 per cent in the second quarter as the US broadcaster’s advertising revenues were hit by the loss...

    4. July 10, 2014

      United soars on airline optimism lift-off

      A turbulent month for the US airline sector, marked by pockets of pessimism from Europe’s two largest carriers, came to an...

    5. April 10, 2014

      Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as ‘Late Show’ host

      CBS has moved quickly to fill one of the most important slots in its TV schedule by hiring Stephen Colbert to replace David...

    6. March 28, 2014

      CBS $3.3bn billboard spin-off signals end of era

      CBS’s spin-off of its $3.3bn billboard business into a public company, which began trading on Friday, signals the end of an...

    7. July 31, 2013

      CBS unfazed by Publicis-Omnicom deal

      CBS, owner of the top-rated US broadcast network, has “no great concerns” about the proposed merger of Publicis and Omnicom,...

    8. January 17, 2013

      CBS shake-up to create outdoor ads Reit

      CBS is shaking up its outdoor advertising business, which analysts value at $4bn or more, converting its Americas division...

    9. November 11, 2012

      US TV networks suffer sharp dip in ratings

      US broadcast networks are suffering a precipitous drop in television ratings so far this season, posing a significant threat...

    10. October 20, 2012

      Fox News chief Roger Ailes renews contract

      Roger Ailes, the creator of the Fox News Channel, has renewed his contract with Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp for another four...

    11. May 2, 2012

      Shift toward licensing boosts CBS

      CBS is poised for a long run of growth, the US broadcaster’s chief executive said as first-quarter earnings featured a jump...

    12. April 14, 2012

      Moonves rewarded for CBS success with $70m

      Leslie Moonves, CBS chief executive, received $70m in total compensation in 2011, making him one of the highest paid...

    13. March 28, 2012

      Attack ads excite TV station owners

      For those people in Madison, Wisconsin, who had tuned into NBC’s Today Show, Wednesday morning’s advertisement was a...

    14. February 16, 2012

      CBS eyes strong ad sales in 2012

      CBS has said it sees clear signs the US economy has been improving, citing strong sales of political, automotive and local...

    15. November 7, 2011

      Media industry cashes in on Netflix deals

      It was just a year ago that big media companies were fending off questions about whether Netflix was on the verge of...

    16. August 18, 2011

      Clouds gather over media’s advertising rebound

      Advertising-dependent media companies are growing skittish as the turbulent markets and cloudy macro-economic climate has...

    17. August 2, 2011

      CBS benefits from digital distribution

      New deals with digital distributors helped CBS increase its second quarter revenues and profits. The US TV group’s revenues...

    18. May 8, 2011

      Netflix pushes into Latin America

      Netflix, the film and television subscription service, is working on a push into Latin America and is close to announcing...

    19. May 4, 2011

      CBS in no hurry to sell billboard business

      CBS would listen to an offer for its billboard business from JCDecaux, but is in no hurry to sell to its French outdoor...

    20. March 2, 2011

      Stars are only part of the enterprise

      When creative stars explode, they do so with a more spectacular bang than the average sufferer from a midlife crisis....

    21. December 8, 2010

      Netflix challenge to traditional TV

      Netflix announced a deal with Disney’s ABC on Wednesday to stream hit television shows such as Grey’s Anatomy – but its...

    22. September 28, 2010

      No end in sight for TV’s golden age

      An hour with Jeff Bewkes, the chairman and chief executive of Time Warner, feels like a lecture from an unusually animated...

    23. September 24, 2010

      TV networks signal new golden age for content

      Apple and Amazon are renting television shows, Netflix is streaming films, Google is launching a TV product, and millions of...

    24. February 20, 2010

      Woods leaves his bunker to say sorry

      Tiger Woods , one of the world's most bankable sportsmen, confirmed serial infidelities in a carefully staged television...

    25. February 19, 2010

      Tiger Woods confesses amid media frenzy

      Tiger Woods, one of the world’s most bankable sportsmen, confirmed serial infidelities in a carefully staged television...

    26. December 29, 2009

      The $164bn question that stumped AOL

      The millennium hangovers had just eased when AOL, the dial-up provider that introduced America to the world wide web,...

    27. December 28, 2009

      The $164bn question that stumped AOL

      The millennium hangovers had just eased when AOL, the dial-up provider that introduced America to the world wide web,...

    28. November 6, 2009

      CBS lifts advertising rates as sales pick up

      CBS is managing to charge advertisers double the rates of a year ago for short-notice bookings, it said on Thursday, adding...

    29. November 6, 2009

      CBS lifts its advertising rates as sales pick up

      CBS is managing to charge advertisers double the rates of a year ago for shortnotice bookings, it said yesterday, adding...

    30. February 18, 2009

      CBS slashes dividend as income falls 52%

      CBS slashed its annual dividend by 81 per cent as it moved to assure investors it would be able to self-fund its debt...

    31. August 9, 2008

      US news loses its dominant voices

      It has been three years since Les Moonves, chairman of CBS, pronounced that the era of the "voice of God" television news...

    32. August 8, 2008

      US news loses dominant voices

      It has been three years since Les Moonves, chairman of CBS, pronounced that the era of the “voice of God” television news...

    33. May 16, 2008

      CBS ramps up internet activities with agreed $1.8bn CNET deal

      Old media's voracious appetite for internet assets was underscored yesterday as CBS, the US broadcast network, said it had...

    34. May 16, 2008

      CBS agrees to pay $1.8bn for CNET Networks

      CBS, the US broadcast network, yesterday said it had agreed to pay $1.8bn in cash to acquire CNET Networks, a technology...

    35. May 15, 2008

      CBS to pay $1.8bn for CNET Networks

      CBS, the US broadcast network, on Thursday said it had agreed to pay $1.8bn in cash to acquire CNET Networks, a technology...

    36. May 1, 2008

      CBS ‘made a mistake’ to air Elite XC

      Sumner Redstone, the chairman of CBS, had harsh words for Les Moonves on Wednesday, saying the chief executive of the media...

    37. April 17, 2008

      CBS to set up office in Silicon Valley

      CBS, the US media company, is establishing a permanent office in Silicon Valley, marking an unusual effort by a traditional...

    38. April 17, 2008

      CBS to establish Silicon Valley office

      CBS, the US media company, is establishing a permanent office in Silicon Valley, marking an unusual effort by a traditional...

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