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The $52.4 billion deal for much of Rupert Murdoch's company could help Disney fend off digital rivals

Deal is a potential media and entertainment earthquake

The media deals worth billions
The reported sales talk between Disney and 21st Century Fox could become one of several huge deals in the media world.

DOJ's AT&T suit could affect media deals

Carter Page wants to join government's suit against AT&T and Time Warner deal

Kentucky lawmaker facing sex allegations found dead from probable suicide
An embattled Kentucky state lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations died Wednesday from a probable suicide.

White House reins in Tillerson's offer to start North Korea talks
The White House and State Department both stated Wednesday that the US is not ready to begin talks with North Korea, a day after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had suggested the two sides could start talks without preconditions.

Las Vegas massacre survivors: 'We're in the dark'
More than two months have passed since 58 country music fans were gunned down in the Las Vegas massacre, and survivors as well as victims' families are still searching for some semblance of closure.

US helicopter window falls off mid-flight
The window of a US Marine Corps helicopter fell off mid-flight onto a school playing field, slightly injuring a child on the Japanese island of Okinawa. The incident is likely to fuel outrage among locals who view the US military footprint in southern Japan as both a pest and a danger.

Israel closes Gaza border crossings
The Israeli military said it will close border crossings into Gaza beginning Thursday until further notice "due to the security events and in accordance with security assessments."