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October 2, 2018 7:44 PM Toys 'R' Us lenders cancel auction, plan to revive brand

(Reuters) - The top lenders of Toys ‘R’ Us have decided to cancel the bankruptcy auction of its brand name and other intellectual property assets and instead plan to revive the Toys ‘R’ Us and Babies ‘R’ Us brand names, a court filing on Monday showed. The bankrupt retailer’s debtors aim to open a new Toys ‘R’ Us and Babies ‘R’ Us branding company that maintains 94

September 26, 2018 5:47 PM 21st Century Fox to Sell Sky Stake to Comcast

After losing out on the auction for the European pay-TV giant, Fox will sell its 39% stake to Comcast LONDON—Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox Inc. said Wednesday it would sell its 39% stake in Sky PLC worth roughly $15 billion to Comcast Corp., after losing a weekend auction for full control of the European pay-TV giant it has long coveted. The move, for which 63

September 26, 2018 4:12 PM 'Mystery buyer' of Necco wafers and Sweethearts revealed as Spangler Candy Co

The purchase gives the Ohio confectioner a third holiday to focus on, as it already produces candy canes sold around Christmas and Dum Dum lollipops, popular as Halloween treats. The name of the owner of the New England Confectionery Co. had been shrouded in mystery since July when it was bought by an investment group out of bankruptcy — but then quickly 90

September 26, 2018 2:50 PM Comcast takes Sky: Fox and Disney agree to sell stake in European broadcaster

21st Century Fox (FOX) announced Wednesday that it would sell its 39% stake in Sky (SKYAY) to Comcast (CMCSA), the winner of a dramatic auction for the European broadcaster. Disney, which had backed Fox in the auction, said it had consented to the sale. "In light of the premium Comcast has agreed to pay for Sky, we and Disney (DIS) have decided to sell 21CF's existing 51

September 25, 2018 3:29 PM Lindsay Lohan's Mom, Dina, Files for Bankruptcy, Spares Her House

Lindsay Lohan might want to send some money home from Greece -- her mother, Dina Lohan, is filing for bankruptcy ... TMZ has learned. Dina filed docs in federal bankruptcy court declaring she has $1,578,049.00 in debt that she simply can't pay. The lion's share of that debt is $1.55 million to PennyMac Loan Services. According to the docs, she also owes $4,651 in California 100

September 25, 2018 6:59 AM Comcast buys 29.1 percent of Sky stock in market purchases

LONDON (Reuters) - Comcast (CMCSA.O), the victor in the auction for Sky (SKYB.L) on Saturday, said on Tuesday it had bought 29.1 percent of the European pay-TV group’s shares in the market. Comcast bid 17.28 pounds ($22.66) a share for Sky, beating a 15.67 pound offer from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O). Fox holds a 39 percent stake 66

September 24, 2018 8:01 AM Sky's shares jump 9 percent after Comcast wins auction

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in Sky (SKYB.L) jumped 9 percent to 17.22 pounds in early trade on Monday, just below the 17.28 pounds a share Comcast (CMCSA.O) bid on Saturday to beat Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA.O) in the battle for Europe’s biggest pay-TV group. The U.S. cable-TV giant offered $40 billion to buy the group in a rare auction that brought 46

September 23, 2018 3:32 AM Comcast Beats Out Fox to Acquire Sky

Winning $38.8 billion bid in U.K. auction ends takeover battle, offers Comcast broader international footprint LONDON—Comcast Corp. topped 21st Century Fox Inc. in a weekend auction for Sky PLC, winning the British broadcaster with a $38.8 billion bid that ends a monthslong takeover battle and promises Comcast a greatly expanded international footprint 56

September 20, 2018 9:40 PM Wilt Chamberlain Rookie Card Sells For $60,000

Wilt Chamberlain's rookie card just sold at auction for more than 600 TIMES what he once scored in a basketball game ... 'cause TMZ Sports has learned somebody paid over $60k for it!! The ultra-rare card was a 1961 Fleer piece -- graded in PSA 9 Mint condition -- featuring the NBA legend in his Philadelphia Warriors jersey. Unclear who the new lucky 69

September 14, 2018 10:48 PM Hurricane Florence hits Carolina coast

NC resident dies plugging in a generator, marking 4th storm-related death CNN rode along with Jason Weinmann as he drove into flooded neighborhoods to pull storm victims to higher ground in New Bern, North Carolina. The 47-year-old retired Marine bought a military troop transport vehicle 10 years ago at a government auction and is driving it through 66