The 21st Century Fox logo is displayed on the side of a building in midtown Manhattan in NY, U.S., February 27, 2018.
The skirmish for control of Sky is being fought in the shadow of an even bigger battle - a struggle for control of prized entertainment assets owned by Fox, including its stake in Sky. Sky's shares closed at £15.01 on Tuesday, suggesting shareholders think the battle is not over.
Britain's former Culture Minister Matt Hancock, who was replaced Monday night with Jeremy Wright in a cabinet shakeup, had said he was willing to let the takeover go ahead, provided Fox sold Sky's 24-hour news channel to Disney. Since then, Variety reports that Disney has ramped up its efforts, countering with an unprecedented $71.3 billion deal.
"They're way behind the curve still", said Crispin Odey, founder of Odey Asset Management LLP, which owns shares of Sky.
Cardi B Countersues Former Manager For $15 Million
Cardi B has filed a $15 million countersuit against her ex manager Klenord "Shaft" Raphael , TMZ is reporting . Cardi B is now one of the hottest hip-hop artists with the success of her smash hit "Bodak Yellow" past year .
Likely Impact of US-China Trade War: Prices Up, Growth Down
In June, the British leader warned both Trump and European Union leaders of the dangers of entering a tit-for-tat trade war. On Thursday, Commerce Ministry spokesman Gao Feng hit back at "threats and blackmail" ahead of the planned USA tariff hike.
Wimbledon 2018 -- Men's quarterfinal matches
Federer ended up with more points won than Anderson in this match, but ultimately the difference came down to two unforced errors. The first hiccup surfaced at the start of the second set with Anderson breaking the Federer serve and ending that run of holds.
Massive croc captured in Australia
According to the government , the largest saltwater crocodile caught in a net in the region was pulled from Mary River in 1974. The caption warned: "Large crocodiles can move around Top End waterways undetected and you should always Be Crocwise".