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  1. Glory Ceo Andrew Whitaker talks 'Last Man Standing' PPV, insists...Read the original story

    57 min ago | MMA Mania

    ... recently told MMAmania.com. "That is, and has been the plan from day one, prior to us even having the agreement with Viacom and Spike TV -- to have that programming out in the clear -- that is going to continue. Our free to air, national U.S. ...

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  2. Naturally attractive, Miami area is magnet for creative-techRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Miami Herald

    ... is being rebuilt in a different way. It's a whole new palette for artists. It's an exciting time," said Marc Zimet of Viacom, which owns MTV Networks. Neil Crilly of The Recording Academy, which produces the Grammys and Latin Grammys, said locating ...

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  3. To kill bias suits, companies lean on the First AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fortune

    In August 2013, transgender television personality B. Scott filed a suit against Black Entertainment Television and its parent company Viacom Inc., claiming that the network had discriminated against him based on his gender identity and sexual orientation.

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  4. Off Beat: Court backs TV network in transgendered man's quick changeRead the original story

    Friday | Business Insurance

    ... name was Brandon Sessoms, filed a $2.5 million lawsuit against BET Networks and its parent company, New York-based Viacom Inc., for alleged discrimination in connection with his appearance as a style correspondent at the pre-show of the BET Awards, ...

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  5. Coffee Talk: John Singleton's Tupac Biopic Gets Distribution DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Essence Magazine

    ... to change his outfit, "completely changing his gender identity and expression." A Los Angeles judge ruled in favor of Viacom, deciding that the complaint went against the networks First Amendment rights. [HollywoodReporter] Fox has bought a pitch ...

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  6. VH1 to World Premiere Jared Leto's Award-Winning Documentary ARTIFACT, 4/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    VH1 and Palladia, Viacom Media Networks' hi-def music channel, will simultaneously premiere the award-winning documentary "Artifact" from Academy Award-winner Jared Leto , which chronicles the harsh realities of the modern music business.

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  7. Discovery Said to Exit Bidding for U.K.'s Channel 5Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Bloomberg

    ... Plc (BSY) , the satellite pay-TV service controlled by Rupert Murdoch, had been working with Discovery on the offer. Viacom Inc., controlled by Sumner Redstone, has also taken part in the sale process, people familiar with the talks said yesterday. ...

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  8. Spike TV Orders Season 2 of Adam Carolla's Catch a ContractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as "Hungry Investors" for Spike. About SPIKE TV: Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks. A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world's leading creators of ...

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  9. CBS' $67 Million Man: Does Leslie Moonves' Moolah Make Sense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hollywood Reporter

    A 69 percent stock hike tops media rivals in 2013 as Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" deal hints at bigger profits and Philippe Dauman's Viacom pay lags.

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  10. Google to Place MTV Clips on Ad NetworkRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CIO

    In continuing efforts to expand its online advertising business, Google will distribute ad-supported video content from Viacom International's MTV Networks to websites in its extensive advertising network.

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  11. 'Captain America,' 'Rio 2' top box officeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Miami Herald

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...

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  12. Nickelodeona s First Preschool Literacy Mobile App Tops Educational, Kids and Paid App ListsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Business Wire

    ... artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com . Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B).

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  13. With $41.4M, 'Captain America' holds off 'Rio 2'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Pocono Record

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...

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  14. Executive salary gap between Korea and U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Korea Herald

    ... members according to how much profit they have raised for shareholders. For instance, Philippe Dauman, chairman of Viacom, had the largest annual salary at $37.18 million, yet his basic salary stood far less at $3.5 million. Likewise, the basic ...

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  15. TV app Zeebox changes its name to Beamly, and hopes to grow by getting more socialRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Boston Herald

    ... has had a leg up on other so-called "second screen" TV app competitors: Its investors include NBCUniversal and Viacom, which along with other networks have promoted programming through the app. The refocusing of Beamly as an around-the-clock TV ...

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  16. The Opposite House Presents 'Mountain Vastness' (WHITE...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    ... as a strategy consultant with McKinsey, and was the Managing Director/EVP for MTV North Asia, a global TV network of Viacom Inc. Since 2006, the artist has reunited with his first love of art and architecture, having studied painting, arts history ...

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  17. George Washington Univeristy accepts $80 million gift to public health schoolRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | TBD.com

    ... will support, in part, a new public health scholarship program. The gifts connected to Redstone, board chairman of Viacom and CBS, and Milken, an active philanthropist known in the 1980s as the "junk" bond king, are university records. The ...

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  18. $41.4M,...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Albany Times Union

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...

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  19. 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Holds Off 'Rio 2' At The Box Office With $41.4MRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Huffington Post

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...

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  20. CBS's Moonves Lags Behind Larry Ellison as Highest PaidRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Bloomberg

    ... company disclosed in September. At CBS, Moonves's boss Sumner Redstone , who also draws a paycheck as chairman of Viacom Inc. (VIAB) , got $109 million from CBS over those same years, according to a regulatory filing April 11. The sums paid to the ...

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