Blockbuster Fast-Forwards CEO's Exit

The video rental chain's chief exec John Antioco will depart by the end of the year -- taking a reduced severance package with him

Blockbuster's (BBI) CEO John Antioco will leave his position by the end of the year and collect a smaller check on his way out, in the latest chapter of his battle with a board that includes the billionaire investor Carl C. Icahn. The Dallas video rental company's decision comes as more CEOs come under fire for their outsize pay.

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