The formal annointment of Lachlan Murdoch comes as younger brother James Murdoch, 45, is reported to be looking at starting a venture capital fund to invest in digital and worldwide media businesses once the $52.4bn Fox-Disney deal is completed.
"We have worked through the winter "standing up" a reimagined independent Fox".
Rupert Murdoch, 87, added: "The new Fox will begin as the only media company exclusively focused on the domestic market; focused on what Americans love best - sports, news and entertainment, built and delivered for a USA audience".
Lachlan and his father Rupert Murdoch will serve as co-chairmen of the new Fox, while current Chief Financial Officer John Nallen will also take the role of chief operating officer. Fox Entertainment Group chairmen and CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman are in advanced negotiations for a one-year contract extension to steer the division until the sale is finalized, sources say.
Kristen Stewart rebels against Cannes' 'heels-only' policy
The Twilight actress was seen walking barefoot on the Cannes Film Festival's red carpet in protest against the 'no flats policy'. Recently, Stewart stepped out at the Women in Motion Awards Dinner wearing a string of pearls on her eyes.
Oil sticking to high points, WTI getting comfortable around $71
USA shale production is expected to hit a record 7.18 million barrels per day (bpd), the Energy Information Administration said . However, EIA expects West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil price to average $5/barrel lower than the Brent price this year.
The deal with Disney, which was announced in December, will see Disney acquire assets such as European satellite TV company Sky, the Twentieth Century Fox film and TV studios, cable network FX, Indian satellite group Star India and a stake in streaming service Hulu. The rest of its major Hollywood assets are in line to be sold to Disney in a $52.4 billion all-stock deal.
Some earlier reports said James Murdoch might move to Disney following the deal. But the Wall Street Journal reported last week that James would not join Disney, and instead would likely start a venture capital fund.
"The new Fox will begin as the only media company exclusively focused on the domestic market; focused on what Americans love best - sports, news and entertainment, built and delivered for a U.S. audience", said Rupert Murdoch. As expected, the new-model Fox Broadcasting Co. will emphasize live sports and events.
In 2013, Fox was separated from Murdoch's News Corp., which retained newspaper operations in the US, Britain and Australia.
The meeting will take place on May 18, government spokesman and Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag announced. Yildirim noted that Turkey sharply condemns Israel's actions directed against Palestinians.
It is unclear whether or not the teacher, who has not yet been identified, will be facing any criminal charges for the incident. One parent said her son recorded the video, brought it home, showed it to her and she was "disgusted" by what she saw.
Google now plans on re-introducing the restrictions in Chrome 70, but the Chrome team is looking into other options as well. The autoplay-video blocker is created to fix one of the greatest problems of the Internet: autoplaying videos on websites.
Jason Guerrasio of Business Insider said, " Solo is not an very bad movie, it just has a few terrible parts that feel uninspired". This is best represented by L3 (Phoebe Waller-Bridge), Lando's impassioned droid who has ideas far above that of a normal robot.
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Smartphone games revenues alone were up 68 percent year-on-year to 21.7 billion yuan, thanks to titles such as "Honour of Kings". Strong revenue from games and advertising lifted revenue and profit margins at Chinese social media giant Tencent.
Suspect shot at IL high school shooting
In regard to the students and teachers, Simonton said they were prepared and that they did exactly what we asked them to do. Howell, Jr., said the names of the suspect and the school resource officer are not being released yet.
AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS): Stock to Follow
This organization's stock showed a trading volume of 7.89 million shares, compared to its average daily volume of 13.92M shares. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation ( NYSE : AKS ) has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, April 27 by Cowen & Co.
Sam Allardyce sacked by Everton after six months
Former Watford and Hull City manager Marco Silva is apparently the Goodison Park club's preferred choice to replace Allardyce. Allardyce took over the reins on November 30 past year , six months after leaving a similarly short stint at Crystal Palace.