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Sky shares leap as Comcast and Fox lock horns in bid battle
Sky shares leapt to an 18-year high on Thursday as investors bet a transatlantic battle for the European pay-TV group had further to run, after Comcast's $34 billion(25.73 billion pounds) bid trumped an offer from Rupert Murdoch made just hours earlier. Comcast , the world's biggest entertainment