Nearly Five Months Later, Cox and Dish Kiss and Make Up


It’s now eleven days and counting for a major “blackout,” as required by Federal law, of all Nexstar Media Group-owned over-the-air channels and the nationally distributed WGN America cable network on Dish, due to the absence of a new retransmission consent agreement.

Could it be months before they return? It just took Cox Media Group, controlled by Apollo Global Management, nearly five months to ink a new deal with the direct broadcast satellite TV services provider.

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