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The 6 longest TV blackout wars

When networks and carriers disagree over fees, subscribers can miss out on their favorite TV shows.

Tribune vs. Cablevision

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Tens of thousands of people missed out of on the season premieres of shows such as "Glee" on the Fox (FOX) network in 2012. Cablevision (CVC) fought with the Tribune Company (TRBAA) -- which at the time owned Fox and CW affiliates in Connecticut as well as CW and My Network affiliates in New York, Philadelphia and Denver -- resulting in a two-month blackout of those stations.

- Last updated July 28 2013 11:23 AM ET