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Disney empire gets bigger, broader with Fox deal

Like any marriage, Disney and Fox will have to figure out how to mesh what each brings to their new union. It's just that the corporate wedding of Mickey Mouse's sprawling media empire and the entertainment assets that were built under Rupert Murdoch have $71 billion worth of stuff to combine.

Comcast one step closer to buying British broadcaster Sky

Comcast is on the cusp of getting approval from the UK government to buy British broadcaster Sky for £22 billion ($31 billion). The approval will bring the American company a step closer to scooping up a valuable international asset that Disney is also competing for.