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LONDON | Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

LONDON — Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky. The two companies are competing Saturday in a rare auction to determine which bid for Sky is the highest. The three-round auction began Friday after the London stock market closed. Britain’s regulator, the Takeover Panel, set up the … Continue reading LONDON | Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

LONDON | Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK

LONDON — Comcast and 21st Century Fox will settle their battle for control of broadcaster Sky through a rare auction designed to put an end to months of offers and counteroffers from the American media empires seeking a foothold in the European pay TV market. The auction will begin after the London stock market’s close … Continue reading LONDON | Fox-Comcast battle to buy Sky to be settled by auction in UK

Rupert Murdoch suffered back injury during sailing accident

NEW YORK /January 17, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Media mogul Rupert Murdoch hurt his back in a recent sailing accident, according to a note provided to The Associated Press. The 86-year-old sent a note last week to senior colleagues at his companies, 21st Century Fox and News Corp., saying he will be working from home for weeks because … Continue reading Rupert Murdoch suffered back injury during sailing accident