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July 20, 2018 2:02 AM Comcast Drops Bid for Fox Assets, Will Focus on Pursuit of Sky

The cable giant’s move ends bidding war with Disney for assets including the Twentieth Century Fox film and TV studio Comcast Corp. dropped its bid for 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets amid mounting odds, clearing the way for rival Walt Disney Co. to acquire key pieces of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire for $71.3 billion. However, Comcast said it was still 52

July 19, 2018 4:23 PM Car share operators jump in as Paris Autolib scheme withers

PARIS (Reuters) - A string of private car-share operators are revving up business in Paris as the pioneering city-run Autolib scheme comes to an end and city authorities promote car sharing over private ownership. Last month, Paris ended the Bollore Group’s contract to operate its Autolib electric vehicles due to financial difficulties at the state-funded 48

July 19, 2018 2:16 AM Billionaire James Packer quits 22 boards, deepens corporate withdrawal

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Billionaire James Packer has resigned 22 Australian company directorships in the last few weeks and no longer holds any board seat in his home country, corporate records show, signaling his almost full retreat from public business life. The major shareholder of casino operator Crown Resorts Ltd (CWN.AX) cited mental illness as the reason 54

July 19, 2018 1:43 AM South Korea court orders compensation to victims of 2014 ferry sinking: Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court ruled on Thursday that the government and the operator of the Sewol ferry, which sank in 2014 killing more than 300 people mostly school children, must compensate the victims’ families, the Yonhap news agency said. A group of 354 members of the bereaved families of 118 students filed a lawsuit in 2015 against the government 46

July 19, 2018 12:45 AM Fast-spreading Oregon wildfire kills tractor operator

One person was found dead in Oregon on Wednesday as wildfires burn near The Dalles area. (Jamie Lusch/The Medford Mail Tribune via AP) A tractor operator was found dead in Oregon on Wednesday as wildfires continued to burn in The Dalles area. Wasco County deputies were alerted to the body around 1:30 p.m., which was found next to a burned tractor, Fox 12 reported 74

July 18, 2018 3:03 AM Chef’d Meal-Kit Maker Suspending Business

Startup has churned through tens of millions of dollars in cash from venture capitalists and big food companies Chef’d, a national meal-kit operator serving major food brands and prominent chefs, has suspended operations after burning through investments and failing to secure more cash. The development is a troubling sign for the meal-kit sector as venture 50

July 12, 2018 11:12 AM Eutelsat, Intelsat and SES team up on U.S. C-band proposal

(Reuters) - France’s Eutelsat will join satellite operator rivals Intelsat and SES in a proposal to allow mobile operators to quickly access part of the C-band spectrum in the United States, the companies said on Thursday. The proposed consortium would be open to all satellite operators delivering services in the C-band in the mainland United States 69

July 10, 2018 7:14 PM LeSean McCoy 'Home Invasion' Emergency Call, 'Female Hit In the Head'

Emergency personnel were dispatched to LeSean McCoy's Georgia house early Monday morning for a "home invasion" -- and the operator says the female victim was hit in the head. In the audio, obtained by TMZ Sports, the operator sends police and medical personnel to the home around 3:23 AM ET ... saying, "It's gonna be in reference to a female who was assaulted 47

July 10, 2018 12:15 PM Finland's Nokia signs 1 billion euro deal with China Mobile

(Reuters) - Nokia has signed a one billion euro ($1.17 billion) deal to support China Mobile, the Finnish network gear maker said on Tuesday. Under the terms of the one-year deal, which was signed at Sino-German Economic Forum, Nokia will provide the Chinese operator with seamless connectivity and transition support. The companies signed a memorandum 56

July 9, 2018 10:13 AM Xiaomi's weak debut signals trouble for upcoming Hong Kong tech listings

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Xiaomi Corp made a weak debut in Hong Kong on Monday, with the Chinese smartphone maker’s shares sliding as much as 6 percent on valuation concerns, in an ominous sign for its technology sector peers lining up listings in the city. A packed initial public offering (IPO) calendar in the coming months will include a $4 billion deal from online 97