A week in, AT&T, Nexstar blast each other over cancelled meeting, effort to ‘fool’ viewers

A week in, AT&T, Nexstar blast each other over cancelled meeting, effort to ‘fool’ viewers

A week in, AT&T, Nexstar blast each other over cancelled meeting, effort to ‘fool’ viewers 1Both sides in the AT&T and Nexstar battle launched fresh salvos on Thursday over their days-long impasse – and the rhetoric hardly cooled off.

After roughly a week of the local channels not being available on AT&T services in approximately 100 markets, the telecommunications giant said Irving-based Nexstar is demanding roughly doubling fees even as ratings slide. At the same time, Nexstar cancelled a meeting for Friday, delaying it to Saturday, the Dallas company said.

“This is the largest…