Twenty-First Century Fox Inc
Speaking at the New York Times Co`s
Disney won a bidding war earlier this year against cable company Comcast Corp
Murdoch said New Fox, which will include the Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, will be strong in live programming, but viewership for live entertainment programs specifically is declining in the industry. Live sports can help support live entertainment programming, he added.
Murdoch also said U.S. wireless carrier Verizon Communications Inc
A Verizon spokesman declined to comment.
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