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Disney offers EU antitrust concessions over $71.3 bn Fox deal

Disney offers EU antitrust concessions over $71.3 bn Fox deal

Walt Disney has offered concessions in an attempt to allay EU antitrust concerns over its $71.3 billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's entertainment assets, the European Commission said on Monday.

Disney to buy 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 bn

Disney to buy 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 bn

By purchasing Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox empire, Disney will become the single largest shareholder in Sky -- the pan-European satellite television broadcaster of live English Premier League football.

Backlash grows on 'Star Wars' video game 'loot boxes'

Backlash grows on 'Star Wars' video game 'loot boxes'

A new ‘Star Wars’ video game is drawing fire for a feature that essentially allowed money instead of skill to determine who wins.

Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event

Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event

Walt Disney Co will send ‘Star Wars’ characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the ‘The Last Jedi,’ ...

Disney works its magic on new Shanghai theme park

Disney works its magic on new Shanghai theme park

The Magic Kingdom comes to the Middle Kingdom this week when Disney opens its first theme park in mainland China, betting the growing middle class will spend big on leisure ...

'Star Wars' passes 'Avatar' for North America box office record

'Star Wars' passes 'Avatar' for North America box office record

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has soared past Avatar to become the top-grossing movie of all time in North America, riding on hype, nostalgia and an inventive script.