Time Warner Cable and CBS finally reach agreement

cbsTime Warner Cable and CBS have finally reached a content agreement, ending weeks of a CBS blackout in Los Angeles, New York and Dallas. This also affects premium cable movie channel Showtime. For people in Los Angeles, this means you can now watch Dodgers games on KCAL Channel 9. Below is a Statement Issued by CBS (via KTLA):

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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