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Disney, Cap Cities holders OK merger

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Walt Disney Co. shareholders approved the acquisition of Capital Cities/ABC on Thursday at a special meeting in New York. Holders of approximately 73% of the outstanding shares of Disney stock approved the merger plan. Seventy-nine percent of Cap Cities shareholders approved the deal at a special meeting also held Thursday. The deal is still pending regulatory approval, which has been slowed by the government shutdown.

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