Outgoing Twenty-First Century Fox Chief Executive James Murdoch is the lead candidate to replace Elon Musk as Tesla chairman, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday, but Musk in a tweeted reply to the newspaper said, "This is incorrect."
Jim Stewart, New York Times, joins 'Squawk on the Street' to discuss his article on Tesla CEO Elon Musk giving Tesla an ultimatum to fight SEC or quit.
Tesla's board caved to the company co-founder's demand, according to people familiar with the board's decision. Two days later, the company and Mr. Musk settled with regulators.
Tesla shareholders have apparently rejected two proposals supporters had said would bring transparency and better governance to the electric car maker's board.
Murdoch questioned the ad-based business model that Facebook has repeatedly defended.
Kara Swisher, Recode executive editor, discusses Twenty-First Century Fox CEO James Murdoch's comments about competition from Netflix as well as the proposed sale of Fox assets at the Code Conference.
CNBC's Jim Cramer says he wouldn't count out Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts just yet.
His brother James Murdoch, who is currently the CEO of 21st Century Fox, is notably missing from the announcement.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the latest on the reorganziation of Fox assets with the potential sale to Disney.
Disney's earnings report comes as its blockbuster deal with Twenty-First Century Fox looms over the rest of the entertainment industry.
Comcast's $31 billion offer for British broadcaster Sky challenges a lower takeover bid from Rupert Murdoch's Fox.
At some point, monthly costs for customers will force them to choose between services, which could pressure companies into reaggregation.
Investors are keeping an eye on Fox's pending deal to be acquired by Disney for $66.1 billion, including debt.
The ESPN service, expected to launch in early 2018, will be Disney's first direct-to-consumer streaming product.
Last week Kevin Mayer looked like the favorite to become the new head of ESPN, said Eric Jackson. This week? Not quite as much.
Twenty-First Century Fox CEO James Murdoch is one of the most articulate and intelligent media executives today, Katzenberg says.
As Rupert Murdoch moves to sell off wide swaths of his media and entertainment business, he is also throwing into confusion the line of succession.
Disney is Fox's preferred buyer, and it explains the Murdoch family's priorities and view of the current media business.
Arash Massoudi of the Financial Times says Disney has the easiest path to getting regulatory approval for a potential deal to buy 21st Century Fox's assets
Twenty-First Century Fox has reached a $90 million settlement of shareholder claims arising from the sexual harassment scandal at its Fox News Channel.