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Meet the dramatic mogul-families that ‘Succession’ draws from, including the Trumps, Murdochs, and Redstones

The billionaire family's power battles in "Succession" have drawn hypotheses about the show's inspiration, based on several real-life parallels.

Nanigans hangs a for-sale sign, Viacom joins CBS, Facebook preps its news tab

Nanigans, an early Facebook marketing partner, is seeking a buyer for part of its business, an apparent casualty of Facebook's pivot to privacy.
FILE PHOTO: Neumann, CEO of WeWork, speaks to guests during the TechCrunch Disrupt event in Manhattan, in New York City

WeWeek, how Google Cloud pays its salespeople, and Ancestry DNA’s ambitions

The business stories you need to read this week, covering the latest on big deals of the past few days, Google Cloud, and Ancestry DNA.
"Star Trek: Discovery"

What the CBS-Viacom merger means for employees, the future of TV, and the next round of deal-making

CBS and Viacom agreed this week to merge, and the deal could have major implications for employees, and other media companies on the market.
Shari Redstone.

CBS and Viacom have agreed to become ViacomCBS, as part of a deal to reunite the media companies after 13 years

CBS and Viacom to merge in an all-stock deal that would create a media company with about $28 million in revenue, the companies announced on Tuesday.
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UBS reveals the combined company that could challenge Disney and Netflix in the ‘content arms race’

If CBS and Viacom successfully merged, the new company would have an annual content production budget of about $13 billion, according to UBS.

Viacom climbs amid reports merger talks with CBS are heating up

Viacom shares rose on Wednesday after a report from the Wall Street Journal said CBS is expected to make an offer for the company.

Viacom is sliding after a report that merger talks with CBS could get ‘serious’ next week

Viacom and CBS are expected to move forward with merger talks next week, despite lingering concerns over the combined entity's management team.

15 current and former Fortune 500 CEOs who got their start in the military

Read about the real-life stories of current and former Fortune 500 CEOs who got their start in America's Armed Forces.
"Mission: Impossible - Fallout."

‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ has the biggest opening weekend ever for the franchise with $61.5 million

Thanks to high critical acclaim and the star power of Tom Cruise, "Mission: Impossible - Fallout" cashed in this weekend, winning the box office with a franchise-best $61.5 million.