Business tycoons - from Bill Gates, Henry Ford, Martha Stewart and Walt Disney to Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Steve Jobs - achieved great success despite overwhelming odds. These and other moguls created and promoted innovative products and services, often encountering big obstacles and taking immense risks to become leaders in their fields.
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has said it would sell off Sky News to Disney after facing regulatory concerns over Fox’s monopoly on the British news market. Earlier this year, Disney proposed a takeover of all of 21st Century Fox, which has yet to be approved by regulators.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has been fined $600,000 for saying "losing is our best option" on a podcast this week. The Mavericks are currently one-half game away from the worst record in the NBA -- also putting them within one game from the top pick in the next draft lottery.