Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, other Viacom channels come off DirecTV DirecTV subscribers have lost"SpongeBob SquarePants,""The Daily Show" and "Mob Wives." Viacom Networks Pulled From DirecTV at Deadline DirecTV says its last proposals were... Viacom Drops 17 National Networks from DIRECTV Lineup After Ignoring DIRECTV's Latest Proposal DIRECTV customers were left without Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central and 14 other channels today, after Viacom dropped its networks from DIRECTV at approximately midnight EDT. DIRE DirecTV customers lose access to Viacom channels (Reuters) - DirecTV said its customers were left without Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central and 14 other channels on Wednesday after Viacom Inc demanded its networks be dropped from the satellite TV distributor's lineup as a result of a dispute over fees. DirecTV, the largest U.S. satellite TV provider, said its executives approached Viacom with a new proposal and a request to continue ... SpongeBob blackout looms for DirecTV subscribers (Reuters) - DirecTV customers may not see SpongeBob, Snooki or Jon Stewart after midnight on Tuesday because of a heated impasse taking place between the largest U.S. satellite TV provider and Viacom Inc, the company behind the popular cartoon, reality series and political talk show. In a blog post on Viacom's website, spokesman Mark Jafar wrote that despite Viacom's "best efforts" DirecTV ... DirecTV to Drop Viacom Channels Tonight? Battle Erupts on Social Media Two media giants, Viacom and DirecTV, used social media sites Tuesday to rally support in a spat over whether DirecTV's 20 million customers will lose access to Viacom channels. DirecTV Customers Lose Viacom Channels as Fee Talks Fail Viacom Inc. (VIAB) 's 26 channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central , went dark for almost 20 million DirecTV subscribers just before midnight as the companies failed to reach a new programming fee agreement. DirecTV may lose Viacom channels in fight over distribution deal DirecTV subscribers may lose popular channels owned by Viacom Inc., including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, as early as Wednesday if the two companies are unable to come to terms on a new distribution deal. Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon among channels DirecTV may lose DirecTV subscribers may lose popular channels owned by Viacom Inc. including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon as early as Wednesday if the two companies are unable to come to terms on a new distribution deal. DirecTV, Viacom go down to wire Viacom said an impasse in contract talks with DirecTV may mean almost 20 million subscribers will lose access to 26 channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. Viacom threatened a blackout beginning midnight last night if the two sides hadn't reached a new fee agreement, or failing an agreement...
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