"I'd like it to be before the January transfer window".
Walsall-born Sports Direct owner Ashley, 54, put Newcastle up for sale in October 2017.
The NUFC owner stating that talks with the potential buyer are way beyond any previous talks with anybody wanting to buy the club and that it is "possible" a deal could be done and dusted in December - but "realistic" for it to happen this month might be "too strong a word" to use.
Ashley, who bought Newcastle in 2007 for £135m, has set an asking price of £300m for the Magpies.
And having been reportedly close to selling up in the past, Ashley revealed in a Sky News interview earlier today that his exit could finally be on the cards, with talks of a potential sale already at an advanced stage.
Wolves should scout Loftus-Cheek if he plays tonight When asked if his side are out of the title race, he said: "As I said before, Manchester City is in another category". Chelsea FC are looking to finish in the top four this season after the Blues ended up in fifth spot last term.
I am hopeful for the Newcastle fans for the club and for everyone I will be able to step aside and we will be able to get an owner in who will please everyone. "Hopefully we can carry on our recent good form and get the deal done".
Ashley's tenure at the Magpies has been fraught with controversy, and most fans have grown tired at his lack of investment in the club.
Benitez's side lost 3-0 at home to West Ham on Saturday, a result which ended a run of three successive victories, their first of the season after a hard start.
After taking just three points from their opening ten games, Benitez's side have improved recently, winning three successive games before West Ham eased past them at St James' Park.
The 53-year-old Londoner has proved a divisive figure during his tenure, which has seen Newcastle twice relegated from the Premier League and then immediately promoted back.
The aircraft were identified as a KC-130-a plane involved in aerial refueling-and an F/A-18 Hornet-a twin engine fighter jet. The Marines said in a statement that Japanese search and rescue aircraft responded and were aiding in the rescue effort.
Julien Guiller, a spokesman for the regional school administration, told The Associated Press the student was expected to survive. She urged protesters to seize on the French government's weakness to push other demands such as a rise in the minimum wage.
The heavily damaged bus came to a rest after tumbling down a steep embankment next to the crook of a sharp bend on an off-ramp. The hospital says all of the patients are in stable condition, though details about the injures weren't immediately available.
Stefaniak also apparently spoke to her friends via a Whatsapp group chat and told them the power had gone out during a rainstorm. Espinoza said, "The body was in a state of decomposition but the preliminary observation does verify the body is a woman".
Solihull Moors were handed a dream third round draw against Premier League aristocrats Arsenal if they can get past Blackpool . Meanwhile, Cardiff City will travel to League One side Gillingham and Aston Villa will host Swansea City .
John Miller, president and CEO of America's VetDogs, thanked Bush for his work and vision for helping Americans with disabilities. Bush will lie in state in the Capitol rotunda for a ceremony and public visitation from Monday evening through to Wednesday.
South African rapper Cassper Nyovest shined with collaborations with United Kingdom artists Chris Martin and Stormzy. The model was one of the guest speakers who took to the stage in between performances at the FNB Stadium .
But I can not be feeling insecure, to a point that I would drive my dude away, because these people want that to happen. She concluded: 'I'm going to always have a lot of love for him because he is my daughter's father, and. yeah'.
Facebook has been keen to keep the documents out of the public realm - they are also now held under seal by a court in California - but last week Collins said Parliament would publish them if it felt it was in the public interest to do so.
Universal Cancer Test: One Test to Diagnose Them All?
They add that the team is developing the test so that it could be used for screening of cancers especially in early stages. The new method from the University of Queensland looks for differences in the genetic code of cancerous and healthy cells.
The XFL picks St. Louis as one of eight franchises
This is the second go-round for the XFL, which is backed by World Wrestling Entertainment chairman Vince McMahon. Also, the league said tickets will have an "affordable price" but the ticket price range was not announced.
Gov. Scott Walker Signals Support for Lame-Duck Package
Both the state Senate and Assembly passed the bill, and current Republican Governor Scott Walker has indicated he will sign it. The measures would also limit early voting to no more than two weeks before an election, a move Democrats say is illegal.
AirPods with wireless charging expected in early 2019
Now, it seems likely that AirPods will get a wireless charging case long before Apple releases a finished version of AirPower . Apple AirPods 2 is all set for a launch in early 2019 while a completely new version is expected to launch sometime in 2020.
Violence in Bulandshahr over cow slaughter, cop killed
Some officers managed to flee inside and hide in the police station, but Mr Asrey and another officer ran to the SUV to escape. Before posting in Siana Police Station in Bulandhshar he had worked in Meerut , Saharanpur and Muzaffarnagar districts.