21st Century Fox in $90 million settlement tied to sexual harassment scandal

(Reuters) – Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has reached a $90 million (£67.98 million) settlement of shareholder claims arising from the sexual harassment scandal at its Fox News Channel, which cost the jobs of longtime news chief Roger Ailes and anchor Bill O‘Reilly. FILE PHOTO: The Twenty-First Century Fox Studios logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. November 6, 2017. ...

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U.S. sues to stop AT&T buying Time Warner, says would hike rates

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice sued AT&T Inc (T.N) on Monday to block its $85.4 billion (£64.51 billion) acquisition of Time Warner Inc (TWX.N), saying the deal could raise prices for rivals and pay-TV subscribers. FILE PHOTO: The exterior of the U.S. Department of Justice headquarters building in Washington, DC, U.S. on July 14, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File ...

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BHP, Vale get extension to settle $48 billion Samarco claim

(Reuters) – BHP Billiton Ltd and Vale SA have secured a 150-day extension from a Brazilian court to negotiate a settlement of a $48 billion (£36.25 billion) claim stemming from the Samarco mine disaster in 2015, BHP said on Tuesday. BHP Billiton Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie is silhouetted against a screen projecting the company’s logo at a round table meeting ...

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Aussie spinner Nathan Lyon targets 'mate' Joe Root and warns England of more Mitchell Johnson-style terror

Maybe the birthday celebrations had started early. Maybe all the waiting for the Ashes to start had finally got to him, or maybe he needed to lash out after causing a Sheffield Shield match to be suspended when he burnt his toast. Whatever the reason, Australia spinner Nathan Lyon took pre-Ashes sledging to a new level as he let rip ...

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'If the Devil has a face it's Charles Manson': Why sex cult serial killer's legend has endured

Charles Manson’s first court appearance in Los Angeles in 1969 was chaotic. In those days cameras and photographers were allowed inside the building. So when the man considered the personification of evil was brought up from the cells, it sparked an almighty scrum to capture his face. A water fountain was accidentally ripped off the wall in the melee sending ...

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I'm A Celebrity's Amir Khan admits he couldn't write his own signature when he first became famous

It’s safe to say that Amir Khan didn’t come across in the BEST light tonight. Not only did he fail his task after screaming his head off and pulling out a snake rather than star, but also ended up being labelled a little dim after mistaking steam for smoke. But during a chat on the ITV show with his fellow ...

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Shocking moment van ploughs into elderly man on crossing before driving off as police appeal for witnesses

The moment a van ploughed into an elderly man on a crossing before the driver drove off was caught in shocking CCTV. After hitting the victim in broad daylight, the driver performed a U-turn and left the scene. The man, who was in his sixties, was crossing the busy junction in north London when he was knocked over by the ...

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Wayne and Coleen Rooney 'planning to renew wedding vows next summer' following footballer's drink-drive shame

Wayne and Coleen Rooney are reportedly planning to renew their wedding vows next year. Following a rocky few months that was triggered by the Everton footballer being caught drink driving ‘party girl’ Laura Simpson’s car, the pair’s marriage is said to be back on track. A source said the couple, who tied the knot in June 2008, might jet off ...

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Real Madrid ready to pay €70m for Manchester United's David de Gea? Transfer gossip from Tuesday's papers

Real Madrid are reportedly set to go in again for Manchester United’s David de Gea. The Spanish side have twice tried to sign the Red Devils No.1 and according to radio station Cadena SER , will go in again next summer with a €70million bid for the 27-year-old. The La Liga champions came close to landing the Spaniard at the ...

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Jack Maynard's 'full frontal naked photos leaked online' in latest scandal to hit I'm A Celebrity star

Jack Maynard appears to be fully exposed in ‘naked photos of him that have leaked online’. The I’m A Celebrity star poses with his pants down in a pair of nude pictures that have emerged online, according to The Sun . One of the X-rated images was taken on Snapchat and appears to show Jack grinning with nothing but a ...

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