Comcast offers $31 billion for European pay-TV giant Sky

Comcast Corp. has launched a $31-billion bid to acquire European pay-TV provider Sky in an aggressive move to wrest the service away from Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox — and the Walt Disney Co.

Comcast, which owns NBCUniversal, is largely based in the U.S. but it wants to expand its international…

Comcast Corp. has launched a $31-billion bid to acquire European pay-TV provider Sky in an aggressive move to wrest the service away from Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox — and the Walt Disney Co.

Comcast, which owns NBCUniversal, is largely based in the U.S. but it wants to expand its international...