Local

Time Warner extends CBS deadline, raises Internet rates

Cable customers in some of the nation’s largest cities might not be able to see some of their favorite programs next week.

Time Warner Cable and CBS have to iron out a new contract by Monday at 5pm or the network could go black for subscribers in New York, Los Angeles, and other large markets.

The original deadline to resolve the dispute was by 9am Thursday, but both sides decided to call a time out on negotiations and extend the deadline to Monday.

Time Warner says CBS is demanding fees that are six Times higher than in smaller markets.

The nation-wide cable and internet provider will also be raising its internet rates come August 9th, a roughly three dollar increase on the average retail price of stand-alone internet service.

More Local Headlines

in Local

Astorino begins last leg of campaign with $1M

Fresh
Astorino

Republican Rob Astorino has raised another $711,000 for his challenge against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and is entering the final weeks of the campaign

in Local

Lansing Schools, ICSD named as tops in region

Local_News41-620x400

Two local school districts were ranked in the top ten out of the 54 school districts in a 6 county region.

in Local

Cornell names ILS Dean as interim Provost

CORNELL LOGO

Cornell University President David Skorton has named an interim Provost

in Local

McDermott, Libertarian candidate for governor, to make stop in Ithaca

McDermott

During interview on Morning Newswatch Friday, McDermott discussed Common Core, Start Up New York program

in Local

Cuomo, New York City health officials detail Ebola response

ebola14-620x400

Governor Andrew Cuomo, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio gave update Thursday night on response to Ebola diagnosis at New York City hospital