News of Note—CBS, Viacom and Lionsgate

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> CBS CEO Les Moonves back in 2016 reportedly demanded full control of a combined CBS and Viacom. Axios report

> Viacom announced it has changed the time of its second-quarter earnings conference call on April 25, 2018 to 10:00 a.m. (ET). Release

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> Lionsgate announced a multiyear television deal with producers Eric and Kim Tannenbaum ("Two and a Half Men"). Release

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