Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox to buy European pay-TV firm Sky

Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox is buying European pay-TV firm Sky, which has nearly 22 million viewers in Britain, Ireland, Italy, Germany and Austria.

The deal unites a media empire across two continents.

Murdoch – who has dominated Britain's media and political landscape for decades – is paying 11.7 billion pounds (13.96 billion euros) for the 61 percent of Sky that Fox does not already own.

It is his second go at taking control.

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them – 1 December 2016 Box Office Figures

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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

Domestic Total as of Dec. 1, 2016: $164,962,403
Distributor: Warner Bros. Release Date: November 18, 2016
Genre: Fantasy Runtime: 2 hrs. 20 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 Production Budget: $180 million