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Philippe P. Dauman
Redstone's health clouds future of CBS, Viacom
Redstone's health clouds future of CBS, Viacom

As CBS Corp. investors gather at New York's Museum of Modern Art for the company's annual meeting Thursday, its largest shareholder is expected to remain cloistered in his mansion in a gated enclave north of Beverly Hills. Sumner Redstone, who turns 92 next week, has largely disappeared from public view. He hasn't participated in conference calls with Wall Street analysts since November, when his garbled speech made his words nearly unintelligible. Redstone's health is being watched closely because he is the executive chairman and controlling shareholder of both CBS and Viacom Inc. When he dies or is no longer able to oversee his affairs, trustees overseeing a trust...

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