From the Times:
The Bancroft family has accepted News Corporation’s $5 billion (Â£2.46 billion)
offer to buy Dow Jones, the owner of The Wall Street Journal, a Dow
Jones executive said this afternoon, citing an internal company document.
John Prestbo, editor and executive director of Dow Jones Indexes, said that
â€œthe Bancroft family has acceptedâ€ the offer, Reuters reported.
Dow Jones â€œwill be part of News Corpâ€, he added.
Gosh, what a non-surprise.