"Just in: Disney says its acquisition of most of Fox will take effect on Wednesday, March 20", Brian Stelter tweeted.
The acquisition will become effective at 12:02 AM EST on March 20. The Comcast counter-offer of $65 billion prompted Disney to raise its bid to $71.3 billion.
To strengthen its lead in US media and entertainment industry, Disney announced a deal to acquire many parts of 21st Century Fox for a price of 52.4 billion dollars in an offer in December 2017.
The fact that Disney already set the date of turnover on March 20 means that it successfully procured the final authorization requirement from Mexico's telecoms regulator for the purchase of FOX. The country's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) said Tuesday that during its regular session the day before it unanimously voted to approve the tie-up, subject to compliance with conditions that prevent competition risks like the selling off of Fox's regional sports networks.
Tesla Model Y teased ahead of reveal in new photo
If it wasn't for that legal threat, Tesla's lineup would have included the Model S, Model E, Model X and Model Y - i.e., SEXY . Musk also said the Model Y will be powered by the same battery as the Model 3.
CDC: 64 flu-related child deaths so far this season
Through the week ending March 2, as many as 26.3 million people have had the flu this season, which began on October 1. Last week, about 60 percent of the flu virus samples tested were the more troublesome strain, known as Type A H3N2.
Previously, Fox's ownership of the rights to the X-Men and Fantastic Four prevented characters like Wolverine, Professor X and the Human Torch from appearing in the MCU. What's more, Disney will be able to increase its stake in Hulu by half - from 30 to 60 percent.
The combination of the two companies is expected to lead to substantial job losses. For the executives of FOX like Peter Rice, Dana Walden, John Landgraf and Gary Knell, they will join Disney and assume important positions in the company.
Under the acquisition agreement, 21st Century Fox stockholders may elect to receive US$38 per share in either cash or shares of "New Disney", the holding company that will own both Disney and 21st Century Fox following the acquisition.
Measles is highly contagious and is spread in the air through coughing or sneezing by someone who is unwell with the disease. The government has been conducting vaccination programs around the country to fight measles as cases continue to rise .
It will also invest $238 million in a Kentucky plant to build hybrid versions of the Toyota RAV4 and Lexus ES 300h. Ivey was invited to the announcement at the Toyota facility but could not attend because of a scheduling conflict.
He's now at work on the drama Just Mercy , which co-stars Larson and fellow Marvel Cinematic Universe alum Michael B. I wouldn't be surprised if Larson put a good word in for Cretton with Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige .
Ethiopian Airlines says its pilots received special training on how to deal with the Max's anti-stall software. In January, Boeing said it expected to report revenue between $US109.5 billion and $US111.5 billion in 2019.
He said he didn't recall specifically writing it, but says he now thinks the "we" he was talking about was the country at large. Strzok was dismissed from Robert Mueller's team once the text messages were uncovered by internal investigations.
The company also suggests that the users either hang their Pixel phone around their neck or place it in a shirt pocket . Also, the app won't give user the unnecessary information, but only tell them things that it thinks are important.
Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih suggested last month that he favored maintaining output curbs when asked to comment on U.S. International Brent crude oil futures were at $67.37 USA a barrel, up 70 cents, or 1.1%, from their last close.
Witnesses say as many as 300 people were inside the Christchurch mosque when a man wearing a military-style jacket opened fire. Another eyewitness said people are being evacuated from near a second mosque in Christchurch and police are swarming the area.
The SEC said Musk's February 19 tweet was inaccurate, and that he didn't search nor obtain pre-approval previous to publishing. By contrast, Musk's lawyers characterize the SEC's interpretation of the settlement as an " unconstitutional power grab ".
Avengers Endgame trailer: Tony Stark is back on Earth
Less than a week after Captain Marvel's arrival, the studio has already dropped a big new trailer for Avengers: Endgame . When he says, "I was really hoping to pull off one last one", tells us that we're in for an epic ride.