Viacom, Dish agree on new contract to avoid blackout

April 21, 2016 6:09 PM

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Dish Network and cable channel operator Viacom said Thursday they've agreed to a new multi-year content contract, avoiding a blackout of Viacom’s channels for 14 million Dish customers.

As part of the agreement, Viacom will offer some of its networks on Sling TV, Dish’s “over-the-top” streaming service that offers live TV channels over the Internet for a monthly fee.

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