ESPN networks go dark on Charter Spectrum

  • Richard Drew / Associated Press File

    The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York on Aug. 7, 2017.

A company representing nearly 15 million cable subscribers and The Walt Disney Co. blamed each other Friday for a dispute that has cut off Disney-owned stations to viewers on the eve of a big sports weekend for U.S. Open tennis and college football fans.