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Disney increases bid for Fox, topping Comcast offer

Disney increases bid for Fox, topping Comcast offer

11 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Twenty-First Century Fox said on Wednesday that Walt Disney Co. has raised its offer for Fox assets to $38 per share, topping Comcast's $35-a-share offer made last week. The...
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IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

IT'S A BIDDING WAR: Disney boosts its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $71. 3 billion

29 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox assets to $38 a share, or a total of $71.3 billion in cash and stock. Shares of 21st Century Fox are up almost 6% on the...
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Disney ups Twenty-First Century Fox to more than $70.3B

37 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Disney is making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company. The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox...
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Fox to craft script for M&A summer blockbuster

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's board is set to decide on Wednesday whether to entertain Comcast Corp's $65 billion cash bid for the New York-based media company or stick with...
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The Week Ahead: Central Bankers Will Debate Policy, and OPEC Meets on Output

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The Senate will also vote on an amendment that would block President Trump's ZTE deal, and the Fox board will weigh Comcast's $65 billion offer.
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Fox board to weigh $65 billion Comcast bid on Wednesday, sources say

4 days ago   |   The Morning Call

Rupert Murdoch and the 21st Century Fox Inc. board will consider on Wednesday how to proceed with Comcast's $65 billion bid for the company's entertainment assets, people with...
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Will Disney and Comcast Be `Big Enough' With The Fox Assets?

4 days ago   |   Forbes

For Comcast and Disney, winning the Fox bidding war may prove to be easier than competing against much larget rivals.
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Atlanta's startup strengths sit at the intersection of culture and tech

Atlanta's startup strengths sit at the intersection of culture and tech

4 days ago   |   Venture Beat

GUEST: It seems like every city is searching for its niche as the “Silicon Valley of...” But what cities may not immediately realize is that rather than trying to emulate the...
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Comcast gains unconditional EU antitrust approval to buy Sky

4 days ago   |   Reuters

BRUSSELS - EU antitrust regulators have given the green light to U.S. cable company Comcast's plan to acquire European pay-TV group Sky without demanding concessions.
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Comcast's record all-cash Fox bid signals aggressive lending push

4 days ago   |   Reuters

NEW YORK - Media company Comcast Corp's record all-cash US$65bn bid to buy Twenty-First Century Fox's media assets, a day after AT&T's long-sought acquisition of Time Warner...
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Governors call National Guard troops back from southwest US due to family...

Governors call National Guard troops back from southwest US due to family separation issue

Governors are clashing with the Trump administration, withdrawing National Guard service members from the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

Pope Francis criticizes policy of migrant family separation

Pope Francis criticizes policy of migrant family separation

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Sterling Brown is suing Milwaukee over stun gun arrest

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Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January... Read more ...

Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option for small...

Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option for small businesses, others

The Trump administration is rolling out a health insurance option for small businesses and self-employed people. Read more ...

New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border - but with parents

New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border - but with parents

Calls mount for President Donald Trump to end family separations. Read more ...