• Leslie Moonves Speaks on CBS Call but Not About Harassment Allegations

    17 days ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Moonves took questions from Wall Street analysts after second-quarter earnings were released, but did not address claims against him that are being investigated.
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  • CBS Head Les Moonves Remains Silent on Misconduct Allegations During Earnings Call

    17 days ago - By Fortune

    In his first public statements following sexual misconduct allegations published last week , CBS chief executive Les Moonves remained silent on the issue during the company's earnings call Thursday.
    Moonves, 68, instead focused on financial results from CBS' second quarter, which was better than analysts expected with a record $3.47 billion in revenue.
    Ahead of Moonves' introduction on the call, CBS head of investor relations Adam Townsend told listeners that questions would “be limited to the quarterly results of the company” due to “pending litigation and other matters, and on the advice...
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  • Ohio police chief died after overdosing on drugs he allegedly stole from his department's evidence room

    Ohio police chief died after overdosing on drugs he allegedly stole from his department's evidence room

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    Kirkersville, Ohio Police Chief James Hughes Jr., 35, died of a fentanyl overdose in May.
    On Wednesday, investigators revealed that Hughes obtained the synthetic opioid from his department's evidence room.
    Ohio has been one of the hardest-hit states in the opioid epidemic, with a more than 70% increase in synthetic opioid overdose deaths between 2015 and 2016, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
    An Ohio police chief who died of a opioid overdose in May got fatally high on drugs obtained from his own department's evidence room, an investigation has...
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  • CBS beats Wall Street estimate for quarterly revenue

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    CBS Corp , which has hired two law firms to investigate sexual misconduct allegations against its Chief Executive Les Moonves, on Thursday topped Wall Street's quarterly revenue estimates, helped by higher ad sales.
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  • CBS beats Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    CBS Corp , which has hired two law firms to investigate sexual misconduct allegations against its Chief Executive Leslie Moonves, on Thursday topped quarterly revenue estimates, helped by higher ad sales.
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  • CBS hires former SEC chief to oversee investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Moonves

    CBS hires former SEC chief to oversee investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Moonves

    17 days ago - By Stl Today

    CBS has hired two high-powered New York law firms to conduct "a full investigation" into allegations of misconduct by Chairman and Chief Executive Leslie Moonves as well as complaints about executives at CBS News, the company said Wednesday night. Two...
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