UPDATE 1-Viacom, DirecTV talks break down, blackout continues – Reuters UK

July 18 (Reuters) – Viacom Inc said talks have broken down with DirecTV Group to restore its 26 networks to the satellite TV provider’s 20 million U.S. subscribers. The New York media giant, whose popular networks include MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central, said in a statement posted on its blog on …