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November 6, 2017 7:10 PM Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney: CNBC

Rupert Murdoch-controlled Twenty-First Century Fox has held talks to sell most of the company to Walt Disney Co, CNBC reported on Monday, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter. Fox's shares rose 5.8 percent to $26.40 in afternoon trading in response. Disney's shares were up 1.2 pct at $99.86. A Disney spokesman did not immediately respond to a request 19

November 1, 2017 2:44 AM Japan killing spree 'lasted 2 months'

TOKYO: A Japanese man arrested after police found nine dismembered corpses rotting in his house has confessed to killing all his victims over a two-month spree after contacting them via Twitter, media reports said Wednesday (Nov 1). Authorities were quizzing 27-year-old Takahiro Shiraishi, who has reportedly confessed to hacking the flesh off the bodies 4

October 30, 2017 9:47 AM Saudi Arabia will allow women to attend sporting events in stadiums

About a month after Saudi Arabia granted women the right to drive, the kingdom has announced another historic move: Starting next year, women will be allowed to attend sporting events in stadiums for the first time. Saudi Arabia’s General Sports Authority made the announcement on Sunday, tweeting that preparations will begin to “accommodate families 3

October 30, 2017 9:37 AM South Korean actor Kim Joo Hyuk killed in traffic accident in Gangnam

SEOUL - South Korean actor Kim Joo Hyuk, 45, died in a traffic accident on Monday (Oct 30), according to local media reports citing the police. The accident happened around 4.30pm (Korea time) in the upscale Gangnam district. Kim, who is known for television dramas including Lovers in Prague, was driving alone in a black Mercedes-Benz sports utility 3

October 29, 2017 11:40 PM Miami flights from $920 return

Score savings of over $380 when you fly United. Los Angeles flight sales come and go but one US city we rarely see fall below $1,000 return is Miami. United Airlines is selling cheap seats to Florida priced from just $920 return. You'll be flying United Airlines all the way, so there's no need for any unnecessary airline changes. You will have at least 9

October 29, 2017 9:07 PM Saudis to open sports stadiums to women in reform push

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia will allow women into sports stadiums for the first time from next year, authorities said on Sunday (Oct 29), in a landmark move opening up three previously male-only venues to families. The ultra-conservative kingdom, which has some of the world's tightest restrictions on women, has long barred women from sports arenas by strict 4

October 29, 2017 6:26 PM Football: Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA, Spain: Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday (Oct 29). Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders 4

October 28, 2017 5:11 PM Football: Mourinho hails players' desire as United beat Spurs

MANCHESTER: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was delighted by the commitment of his side after they bounced back from a shock defeat by Huddersfield Town with a 1-0 home win over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday. Substitute Antony Martial's goal nine minutes from time was enough for United to go three points clear of Spurs in second place in the Premier 5

October 28, 2017 3:44 PM Mourinho hails players' desire as United beat Spurs

Manchester (United Kingdom) - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was delighted by the commitment of his side after they bounced back from a shock defeat by Huddersfield Town with a 1-0 home win over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday. Substitute Antony Martial's goal nine minutes from time was enough for United to go three points clear of Spurs in second 6

October 28, 2017 2:05 PM Pochettino shrugs off Kane absence in loss to Man Utd

Mauricio Pochettino refused to blame the absence of Harry Kane after Tottenham beaten 1-0 by Manchester United through Anthony Martial's late goal. A hamstring injury kept Kane out of the trip to Old Trafford, with Pochettino selecting Son Heung-min in attack rather than Fernando Llorente. Spurs made good progress in wide areas in the first half, where 4