Disney Explored Buying Fox Assets; Talks Now Dead

Sky Plc satellite service in Europe, the person said. Disney wouldn’t acquire Fox’s broadcast network, Fox News, local broadcast stations or sports programming, the person said. The rise of online competitors Netflix, YouTube and Facebook […]

Asia Now Has More Billionaires Than the U.S.

The world’s wealthiest individuals are on a roll with billionaires in Asia leading the pack. Billionaire wealth increased 17 percent to $6 trillion in 2016, after a decline the previous year, Yusaku Maezawa, was the […]

This Company Says Its Software Can Pick Soccer Stars

About a decade ago, when Eric Castien was writing a history of Real Madrid soccer stars, he asked scouts and coaches what defined the greats. “They all pointed to their head and said, ‘It’s in […]

The Latest on Catalonia’s Independence Referendum

Barcelona, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Catalonia's referendum Sunday on breaking away from Spain (all times local): 12:40 a.m. A Catalan official says preliminary results show 90 percent in favor of independence in the […]

JPMorgan Suggests Bet Against CBS Amid NFL Anthem Controversy

Can President Donald Trump ’s attacks on the NFL tank media stocks? One Wall Street strategist says count on it. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Shawn Quigg is encou

Can President Donald Trump’s attacks on the NFL tank media stocks? One Wall Street strategist says count on it. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Shawn Quigg is encouraging investors to bet against CBS Corp. stock ahead […]

Manchester United Dreams of Mark Zuckerberg’s Billions

Much like a noisy Sky Sports ad promising a rollicking goal fest, Manchester United Plc's vice chairman Ed Woodward says upstart bidders such as Facebook Inc

The pre-match build-up to the bidding for English Premier League TV rights is in full swing. Soccer’s bigwigs are betting that the next three-year broadcasting package will fetch even more than the current 5.1 billion pound ($6.9 billion) […]

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Together at Official Event

Toronto (AP) -- Hand in hand, Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle made their first official public appearance as a couple. Markle might have even left

Toronto (AP) — Hand in hand, Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle made their first official public appearance as a couple. Markle might have even left a wedding hint. The prince and Markle held hands […]

‘A stupid idea’: clothing firm apologises for Irish crime gang designs

Craic Clothing takes range off sale after Team Hutch and Team Kinahan branding was criticised for celebrating deadly feud An online clothing company has bee

Craic Clothing takes range off sale after Team Hutch and Team Kinahan branding was criticised for celebrating deadly feud An online clothing company has been forced to pull a range of T-shirts and hoodies that […]

Barcelona unites for opening game of the football season

Barcelona wear black armbands in memory of the victims of attacks in Catalonia to chorus of we are not afraid from the crowds First came the stillness

Barcelona Players wear black armbands in memory of the victims of attacks in Catalonia to chorus of we are not afraid from the crowds First came the stillness of mourning, then a defiant roar of […]

Solheim Cup 2017: Cristie Kerr makes history as USA take commanding lead over Europe

AMERICAN Cristie Kerr made history as the United States retained a three-point lead at the Solheim Cup when they split the morning foursomes matches against

AMERICAN Cristie Kerr made history as the United States retained a three-point lead at the Solheim Cup when they split the morning foursomes matches against Europe on day two in Iowa on Saturday. Both sides […]