Les Moonves

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One study found 11% of couples meet at work, down a third since 1995. Photograph: Getty Images

Love is in the air in the corner office these days, and that’s not a good thing. Over the weekend, Steve Easterbrook of McDonald’s became the fifth U(...)

Sumner Redstone’s daughter, Shari: her   influence over the companies has waxed and waned in tune with her relationship with her ageing father. Photograph: Ryan Stone/The New York Times
The business of family feuds
  • Work
  • August 30, 2019, 05:44

“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Tolstoy’s opening lines to Anna Karenina apply equally to family busine(...)

A woman exits the Viacom headquarters in New York. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/File Photo/Reuters

CBS and Viacom have reached an agreement in principle, sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, reuniting media mogul Sumner Redstone’s US en(...)

Les Moonves (right)  and his wife Julie Chen. The US TV executive has been accused of harassment by six women. File photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Reuters.

Allegations of sexual harassment have been made againt the chief executive of US broadcaster CBS, Les Moonves, who is regarded as one of the most powe(...)

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaking at a rally in Kenansville, North Carolina. Photograph: Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

Last week in the US, a Gallop poll suggested that only one in three Americans have any trust in the media, the lowest ever recorded. Separately, in a (...)

After turning music players, telephones and watches into portable computers, Apple is now eyeing the automobile as the “ultimate mobile device”. Jeff (...)

Comedian Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman. Photograph: Reuters/Jim Bourg

Stephen Colbert, the host of Comedy Central’s satirical news show The Colbert Report , will (...)