Media & Entertainment
James Murdoch leads 21st Century Fox, which holds a portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay-TV, and satellite assets.
Stocks rose slightly on Monday after a wave of big mergers seemed to offer some comfort for investors and oil prices moved back from a six-week high.
Business Briefs: Teledyne, Northrop, IRIS, Digital Theater Systems, Creative Computer Applications, Maguire
A subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Inc. agreed to buy Cougar Components Corp. for $26.5 million, S & P; may raise Northrop Grumman Corp.'s debt ratings, and other briefs about L.A. companies.
Maguire Properties completes its acquisition of a $1.51 billion portfolio, Northrop builds unmanned reconnaissance planes for the German military, and other business briefs about L.A. companies.
Like many people, I have trouble picking a favorite movie, a favorite food or a favorite song. But I have always been able to pick a favorite possession: