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Disney's profits soar as Fox joins in

May 09, 2019 - 3:20 PM

After the Disney-21st Century Fox merger, Disney's net income flies up 85% during the first 3 months of 2019

Disney-Fox mega-deal set to close March 20

Mar 13, 2019 - 1:30 AM

The $71 billion deal gives Disney the 20th Century Fox studios and other media production units

UK regulator says Fox's Sky takeover 'not in public interest'

Jan 23, 2018 - 3:41 PM

The Competition and Markets Authority 'has provisionally found that Fox taking full control of Sky is not in the public interest due to media plurality concern'

PAY-TV GIANT. A Sky logo is pictured outside pay-TV giant Sky Plc's headquarters in Isleworth, west London on March 17, 2017. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

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Dec 15, 2017 - 8:34 PM

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Dec 15, 2017 - 1:15 PM

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Blockbuster: Disney to buy 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 billion

Dec 15, 2017 - 12:00 AM

The deal poses a challenge to Netflix and other emerging platforms

NEW DISNEY. Disney's acquistion of 21st Century Fox brings 'X-Men' and the 'Fantastic Four' back to the Marvel. Screengrab from Facebook.com/MarvelCinematicUniverse

Fox News fires embattled host over harassment allegations

Apr 20, 2017 - 10:57 AM

It is a stunning fall from grace for Bill O Reilly one of the biggest US media names who count President Donald Trump among his personal supporters

FIRED. Bill O'Reilly in New York in 2014. Photo courtesy Bill O'Reilly official website

Murdoch's Fox buys National Geographic media unit

Sep 10, 2015 - 10:33 AM

Fox will pay 725 million for a 73 stake in the new entity called National Geographic Partners with the nonprofit Washington organization holding the remaining 27

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC. A woman walks by a poster advertising the exhibition '125 Jahre National Geographic' (lit.: 125 Years National Geographic) at the Gruner und Jahr publishing house in Hamburg, Germany, 12 September 2013. File Photo by Axel Heimken/EPA

Rupert Murdoch steps down as chief of 21st Century Fox

Jun 11, 2015 - 10:50 PM

The report says James Murdoch 42 would take over day to day management at Fox

Murdoch moves on from Time Warner bid, hails earnings

Aug 07, 2014 - 11:10 AM

The company s profits increased on box office results from its Hollywood studio

Murdoch's 21st Century Fox made Time Warner bid

Jul 16, 2014 - 10:20 PM

The bid which would have combined two of the world s biggest media entertainment empires if allowed to proceed is for 80 billion

REJECTED. Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox on July 16, 2014 confirms a bid to Time Warner to combine the companies, but says the proposal was rejected and the two sides are not in talks. File photo by AFP/Justin Tallis

Media magnate Murdoch divorces 3rd wife

Jun 14, 2013 - 8:17 AM

A source close to News Corp said the couple had a pre nuptial agreement but did not elaborate

'BROKEN DOWN IRRETRIEVABLY.' Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng at the 85th Academy Awards last February 24