FT additionally reported, citing people familiar with the discussions, that Murdoch "had signaled he wants the job".
James Murdoch could become the next head of Tesla's board of directors.
The younger Murdoch and Elon are reportedly friends, with the former having joined Tesla's board past year as one of a pair of new independent directors.
He resigned from the board of Sky this week, following Comcast's successful bid for the European satellite broadcaster. However, Gracias may not be sufficiently independent as he is invested in other companies linked with Musk, including SpaceX.
Trump calls 'loco' Federal Reserve 'too aggressive'
But, crucially, the higher long-term interest rates don't seem to be driven by expectations that inflation will soar higher. The rough month for stocks began when the bond market got spooked by rising interest rates.
"I would still have reservations about the time he would be able to allot to this", Keatinge said. One of the FT's sources said external candidates were still being considered. Murdoch is said to be interested in taking the job, according to the report.
Following the sale of the bulk of 21st Century Fox's assets to Walt Disney, James Murdoch's younger brother Lachlan Murdoch is expected to succeed him as CEO.
Tesla faces a crucial moment as it struggles to produce its Model 3 sedan in large volume and deliver it quickly to customers amid an ongoing cash crunch that has concerned some analysts.
Chester Spatt, finance professor at Carnegie Mellon University and former SEC economist, said the shareholder vote requirement shows the SEC is protecting investors. Musk initially refused to settle, leading the SEC to double its fine from $10 to $20 million and increase the length of time Musk is barred from serving as Chairman from two to three years. That risked jeopardizing the hard-fought deal, which also requires Tesla to add two new independent directors.
Tesla shares plunged the following trading day and closed down 5.1 percent on April 2.
The only chance in the first half fell to Dier, who glanced his header against the far post after a Jordan Henderson corner. After successfully establishing a wing-back system in the build-up to the World Cup, believing...
Thierry Henry is hoping to poach Arsenal coach Kwame Ampadu from Arsenal as part of his Monaco backroom staff. If he leaves the Belgium team we will be sad, but I think for him maybe it's a good time to go.
The nod to privacy concerns comes as Google and other big U.S. tech companies try to bounce back from recent data breach scandals. There's even an automatic HDR mode for combining multiple exposures that Google claims is "generations" ahead of its competitors.
Here's hoping that nobody on the flight gets jet lag because with a flight that long, it would probably take two weeks to recover. Since the weather is smooth, the flight to Newark airport is estimated to last 18 hours and 45 minutes.
And if you want to play the game today, there are many ways to do so without having to keep an original NES hooked up to your TV. You will immediately be launched into a new game of Legend of Zelda where you will be geared up to the gills.
However, in the meantime, this failure has a number of consequences for the agencies and the crew aboard the space station. As a result, Russian Federation has launched a criminal investigation into the rocket failure.
Eugenie and Jack sealed their marriage with a kiss in a stunning Royal Wedding rocked by some almighty stormy weather. Princess Eugenie opted to go for British designers Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos , which was very unexpected.
Salah has struggled to hit the heights he reached last term but still has three goals to his name this season. The 26-year-old Salah is expected to sit out a return game in Swaziland on Tuesday while he recovers.
The quake's epicenter was located in the sea at the depth of 12 km, at a distance of 161 km northwest of Denpasar, Bali. Even in these ones which are small fry compared to earthquakes and tsunami , we are quite often found wanting.
It wasn't for two-year-old Maipele Burns, whose AFM attack caused her to lose all function in her right arm. Symptoms include drooping face and eyelids, difficulty moving eyes and swallowing, and slurred speech.
Evans first played Steve Rogers, also known as Captain America , in " Captain America : The First Avenger " in 2011. It's a gaping imbalance but the Marvel Cinematic Universe simply wasn't the blockbuster franchise it is today.
Israel halts fuel delivery to coastal enclave
The Bedouin village is said to be slated for demolition and Palestinian villagers have been protesting against the imminent move. Israel said its troops had shot and killed a group who broke through the fence with a bomb and attacked an army post.
Ryan Coogler signs on for ’Black Panther 2’
Less than a year after the release of the first Black Panther , a sequel could hit the big screen sooner than we think. According to The Hollywood Reporter director Ryan Coogler has closed a deal to both write and direct the sequel.
Sharma leads India’s largest contingent at CIMB Classic
He earned a PGA Tour card for the first time in 2016, but quickly earned a return trip to the developmental circuit. Thomas is a two-time victor of this event, but Pat Perez comes in looking to take his second straight.
How to watch Dodgers vs. Braves NLDS Game 4
Former Atlanta manager Bobby Cox one-hopped his toss to the plate but still received a big ovation from the Atlanta crowd. Louis Cardinals , fueled an offensive outburst that pushed the Dodgers to the National League Championship Series .
Razer Phone 2 Announced, Feels A Bit Like Razer Phone 1.5
Razer has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack but it has powerful front-firing stereo speakers at the top and bottom of the display . There is a 64GB storage model that has a "classy mirror back" and a 128GB storage variant with "rugged satin finish".
Earthquakes rattle Indonesia, Russia, Papua New Guinea
The USGS has estimated on its website that there was a "low likelihood of casualties and damage following the quake ". Papua New Guinea is located along the Pacific Ring of Fire, which is the most seismically active region in the world.
First guests arrive for Princess Eugenie's #RoyalWedding
Since-deleted Instagram photos show the pair happily posing for pics together, with Kurland sporting an off-the-shoulder gown. The ceremony took place at a private estate in Hidden Hills, Calif., and was reportedly a low-key affair.