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Viacom and DirecTV Finally Reach Deal, Blackout Ends As Millions Get Their Channels Back — Dollars and Sense

Viacom and DirecTV have made up. The cable programmer and the satellite broadcaster reached a deal on Friday after a nine-day standstill over a fee hike which led to blackouts.

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DirecTV Drops 17 Channels Due to Dispute with Viacom

If you're kids weren't able to get their daily dose of SpongeBob Square Pants today, or you were left without your favorite show on Comedy Central, MTV or Spike - You're not alone.

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Are Your Kids Becoming TV Addicts? Guess What the Cure Is

Want your kids to watch less TV? Spend more time with them. It’s that simple. A new study indicates doing so could mean they log 30 fewer minutes in front of the boob tube every day.

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Amazon Goes for Big Laughs — How You Can Help Launch Its New Sitcoms

The web has opened a new portal for original shows and movies, particularly on sites such as Hulu, Yahoo and Netflix.

Now Amazon has joined the race by putting together ideas for shows of its own.

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’60 Minutes’ Host Mike Wallace Has Died at 93 [Tribute Video]

Veteran TV news anchor Mike Wallace, who was with "60 Minutes" for 38 seasons, died Saturday. He was 93.

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What Profession Could ‘Mad Men’ Be Bringing Back in Style?

April 25 marks the 60th anniversary of Administrative Professionals Day, but a new survey reveals those who hold such jobs are increasingly using a far less modern term to describe themselves: secretaries.

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Geraldo Rivera Says Black People Who Wear Hoodies Are Asking to Be Shot [VIDEOS]

By now you’ve probably all heard about Trayvon Martin. He’s the 17-year-old African-American kid who was shot and killed in Sanford, Florida by a neighborhood watch volunteer last month. Listen to what Geraldo Rivera is saying about case.

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Obama Gets the ‘Mad Men’ Treatment in ‘Chief Exec’

Mad Men‘ returned for its fifth season on Sunday night. Not only has a lot changed for the folks at Sterling Cooper Draper Price during their 17 month TV hiatus, but a lot has changed for those of us in the real world.

Take Barack Obama, for example. 17 months ago, the President wasn’t thinking about Mitt Romney or raising gas prices. But now those are just some of the challenges on his plate. With that in mind, Will Rabbe offers his take on the iconic ‘Mad Men’ opening sequence, but with Obama in the place of Don Draper.

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