News of Note—Frankly, ABC News and Viacom

News of note

Here are the other stories we're following this morning:

> Frankly has formed a strategic partnership with Vuukle, a media technology platform provider with a proprietary Audience Engagement System. Release

> ABC News suspended anchor Brian Ross for four weeks after an on-air error regarding President Donald Trump and Michael Flynn. Hollywood Reporter article

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> Viacom-owned Channel 5 has acquired European distribution rights for NBC's rebooted "Will & Grace." Deadline article

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