Time Warner Cable proposed an immediate end to a three-day blackout of broadcast network CBS for consumers in some cities and channels like Showtime for subscribers everywhere by offering two options, neither of which CBS welcomed.
One would crimp the fee increases CBS is fighting for but would limit TWC's digital rights, and another would let CBS set prices for its channels and allow consumers to pick and choose what to pay for, known as a la carte. Time Warner also blasted the media giant for blocking online content.
CBS called the proposal a sham and a distraction.
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