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21st Century Fox shares hit record high

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21st Century Fox shares hit a record high early Wednesday, shooting up 7.4% after a U.S. judge gave the green light late Tuesday for AT&T [s:T] to acquire Time Warner TWX, +2.73% . The ruling paves the road for a bidding war between Comcast Corp. CMCSA, -1.25% and Walt Disney Co. DIS, +2.44% for some