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UK Government Delays Decision On Fox-Sky Deal

UPDATE with Fox response: Rupert Murdoch’s recent attempt to acquire the long-coveted remainder of pay-TV giant Sky looks set to face further delay as the UK government continues to mull over whether the deal should be subjected to a full competition probe. 759 more words

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Tesla Adds James Murdoch To Board In Effort To Become More Independent

Tesla’s Elon Musk turned to the media world to help him address the criticism from several major shareholders that the auto company’s board was too beholden to him. 237 more words

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James Murdoch, Linda Johnson Rice Join Tesla Board of Directors

Tesla, the electric-car company headed by billionaire Elon Musk, on Monday named two new members to its board: 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch and Linda Johnson Rice, chairman and CEO of Johnson Publishing Co. 298 more words

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Fox-Sky Deal: UK Culture Secretary Inclined To Refer Bid To Competition Authority

UPDATE, writethru, with Fox response: Rupert Murdoch’s latest attempt to acquire the long-coveted remainder of pay-TV giant Sky still has some hurdles to clear. Speaking in the House of Commons today, UK Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said she was “minded” to refer 21st Century Fox’s bid to take full ownership of Sky to the Competition and Markets Authority after concerns over media plurality were raised by British regulator Ofcom. 981 more words

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Fox Warns: Fox News Faces Inquiries And Possible Ratings Hit Following Harassment Charges

21st Century Fox warned today, in its quarterly earnings filing at the SEC, that the sexual harassment charges at Fox News that led to the departures of its CEO Roger Ailes and anchor Bill O’Reilly “could have a negative impact on our ratings.” 444 more words

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