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9 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Lucas Jackson/Reuters Comcast made its highly anticipated bid for 21st Century Fox official on Wednesday, offering $65 billion for the company, excluding the Fox News and Fox Business channels.
The bid, $35 per share in cash, is roughly 24% higher than Disney's previous offer of $52 billion for the company's production assets and movie franchises.
"We have long admired what the Murdoch family has built at Twenty-First Century Fox," Comcast said in a letter to 21st Century Fox's board of directors. "After our meetings last year, we came away convinced that the 21CF businesses to be sold are...
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Elon Musk's Boring Company Wins Bid to Build High-Speed Underground Rail in Chicago

Elon Musk's Boring Company Wins Bid to Build High-Speed Underground Rail in Chicago

9 days ago   |   By Jalopnik

Elon Musk's underground transportation business, The Boring Company, has won a bid to create an underground high-speed rail line from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport. The company beat out at least four other developers for the project, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to make an official...
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Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Inspiring women in engineering

Inspiring women in engineering

The theme for International Women in Engineering Day 2018 is raising the bar - the movement's aim to encourage all groups, from corporate to educational bodies, to run their... Read more ...

Refresh All of Your Accessories With Fossil's Semi-Annual Sale

Refresh All of Your Accessories With Fossil's Semi-Annual Sale

If you're looking to up your watch look, you can do it on the cheap with Fossil's semi-annual sale, happening now. Over 1,000 watches, hand bags, belts, wallets, and other... Read more ...

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's has advice for Facebook and Google...

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's has advice for Facebook and Google: Don't make the mistake we did

Durand/Getty Images The backlash against Silicon Valley is growing. Steve Ballmer, the former CEO of Microsoft, has some advice for the likes of Facebook and Google: Accept... Read more ...

The surprising Sixers-Suns trade during the draft comes back to a deal made...

The surprising Sixers-Suns trade during the draft comes back to a deal made 3 years ago and shows the hilarious circular nature of the NBA

Kevin Hagen/AP The Philadelphia 76ers and Phoenix Suns agreed to a trade on Thursday during the draft, with the 76ers sending 10th overall pick Mikal Bridges to the Suns for... Read more ...

We tried the new dining experience that just launched at Disney - and it's...

We tried the new dining experience that just launched at Disney - and it's guaranteed to be the best meal you eat on vacation

Courtesy of Disney No Disney World vacation is complete without a visit to Disney Springs , home to some of the best dining spots in Orlando. Enzo's Hideaway is now offering... Read more ...

A little-known Walmart section sells meal kits from services like Sun Basket...

A little-known Walmart section sells meal kits from services like Sun Basket and Home Chef - so you can try them without the commitment

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Walmart You've... Read more ...

The best airplane seat for every possible travel need

The best airplane seat for every possible travel need

IPGGutenbergUKLtd/ iStock Everyone has their go-to spot on an airplane, which can actually say a lot about a person's personality . If you're hoping to get some rest on your... Read more ...

President Trump said a murder victim looked like 'Tom Selleck, except better...

President Trump said a murder victim looked like 'Tom Selleck, except better looking' at an immigration event

Fox News/YouTube President Donald Trump held an event on Friday honoring people murdered by undocumented immigrants. The event was meant to emphasize crimes committed by... Read more ...

The best eco-friendly mineral sunscreen you can buy

The best eco-friendly mineral sunscreen you can buy

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The Insider... Read more ...

What it's like to eat at the best restaurant in the world

What it's like to eat at the best restaurant in the world

Foodie Stories by Anders Husa/YouTube The winners of the annual World's 50 Best Restaurants awards were announced on Tuesday, and Osteria Francescana came out on top for the... Read more ...