Battle Royale: CBS vs. Time Warner

The following video is from Monday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts Andy Cross and Jason Moser dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

The standoff between Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC  ) and CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS  ) over retransmission fees resulted in CBS going off the air Friday afternoon in New York City, Los Angeles, and Dallas. In today's lead story, Andy and Jason discuss what is at the heart of this conflict, why this is lose-lose for both companies, and who has more chips to play here.

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