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September 18, 2018 - 1:55 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Chen announced Tuesday that she was leaving the cast of the CBS daytime show "The Talk" a week after her husband, CBS Corp. boss Leslie Moonves, was ousted from the company due to sexual misconduct allegations. Chen hadn't appeared on the show during its season-opening week...
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Associated Press
September 12, 2018 - 3:58 pm
(CBS News) -- NEW YORK — Jeff Fager, the longtime executive producer of "60 Minutes" who was fired on Wednesday, sent a text message to CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan with a warning over the network's coverage of the sexual harassment accusations against him. On Sunday, Duncan reached out to...
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CBS News
September 11, 2018 - 3:17 pm
(CBS News) -- In a new letter, Time's Up is calling on the board of CBS Corporation to give $120 million to organizations that address sexual harassment and workplace safety, in the wake of allegations of sexual assault against former chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves. CBS Corporation announced on...
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CBS News
September 11, 2018 - 8:47 am
(KNX 1070 ) - Longtime CBS chairman and CEO Les Moonves resigned Sunday after new sexual abuse allegations by seven women were published. Two independent law firms are investigating the claims but the public may never know what CBS is able to discover about his behavior because the company agreed...
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Associated Press
September 10, 2018 - 2:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP/KNX 1070) — CBS revealed Monday that it set aside $120 million in severance for ousted chief executive Leslie Moonves. But whether he sees a penny of it is one of the tough and potentially incendiary decisions the network faces after his resignation over sexual misconduct accusations...
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AP
August 22, 2018 - 3:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS says the upcoming 12th season of "The Big Bang Theory" will be the last. It's the most popular comedy on television. The series began about geeky physicist roommates portrayed by Jim Parsons and Johnny Galecki and expanded to include their friends, girlfriends and then wives...
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CBS News
August 20, 2018 - 8:02 am
(CBS News) - CBS Corporation could be forced to pay CEO Les Moonves upwards of $200 million if he leaves before the end of his contract in 2021. Moonves took home nearly $70 million in cash and stock in each of the past two years, and would be entitled to millions more if he leaves without "cause...
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Associated Press
August 05, 2018 - 9:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The executive producer of the CBS news show "60 Minutes" is delaying his return from vacation until a probe into sexual misconduct claims wraps up. Allegations against Jeff Fager and CBS CEO Les Moonves appeared in a New Yorker article last month. CBS hired two outside law firms to...
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Associated Press
July 27, 2018 - 9:59 am
NEW YORK (AP/KNX 1070) — The CEO of CBS has made his highly anticipated first public remarks, since being accused of sexual harassment and assault. Les Moonves presented the company's quarterly earnings update. But a CBS executive made it clear....Moonves wasn't going to talk about the allegations...
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Getty
July 13, 2018 - 11:49 am
(KNX 1070) -- CBS debuts a new reality TV show tonight called "Whistleblower" that focuses on ordinary people who expose corporate crimes. The show is hosted by former police officer and judge Alex Ferrer, who tells KNX that the risks of going public can be extreme. The first episode airs at 8 pm...
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