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February 09, 2016 10:29 AM ET

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Company Overview of CBS Corporation prior to being acquired by Viacom

Company Overview

CBS Corporation was acquired by Viacom, Inc. in 2000. CBS Corporation operates as a radio and television broadcaster in the United States. It operates in four segments: Infinity, Television, Cable, and Internet Group. The Infinity segment consists of radio stations and outdoor advertising businesses. The Television segment owns and operates 16 television stations. These television and radio stations are operated under licenses from the Federal Communications Commission. The Cable segment consists of cable networks, including The Nashville Network, Country Music Television, and two regional sports networks. The Internet Group segment operates two Internet sites, and CBS.c...

51 West 52nd Street

New York, NY 10019

United States

Founded in 1886

16,400 Employees



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Gray Television and CBS Renews All Affiliate Agreements

Gray Television (GTN) and CBS (CBS) signed long-term agreement that renews all 26 of Gray's existing station affiliation agreements, including 22 nationwide markets.

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