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21st Century Fox Looking Good In First Sec Filing

7th August 2013

In its first quarterly report as an independent company, 21st Century Fox, representing the entertainment operations of the original News Corp that were spun off last month, said that income in the last quarter soared...

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Docudrama On Bin Laden Raid Scores Ngc's Highest Ratings

6th November 2012

The controversial docudrama SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden -- controversial primarily because of the decision to air it two days before the presidential election -- turned out to be a big...

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Critics Pounce On Seal Team Six

5th November 2012

The controversial -- because of its timing -- docudrama SEAL Team Six, about the hunt for and killing of Osama bin Laden, aired Sunday night on the National Geographic Channel and was promptly labeled propaganda...

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Critics Pounce On Seal Team Six

5th November 2012

The controversial -- because of its timing -- docudrama SEAL Team Six, about the hunt for and killing of Osama bin Laden, aired Sunday night on the National Geographic Channel and was promptly labeled propaganda...

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Did Weinstein Turn Movie Into Hype For Obama?

24th October 2012

Harvey Weinstein insisted that the movie SEAL Team Six, a drama about the killing of Osama bin Laden, be reedited to include documentary footage featuring President Obama, the New York Times disclosed today, a decision,...

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James Murdoch,: Censured In UK, Upped In Us

21st September 2012

A day after the British media regulator OFCOM said that James Murdoch's conduct as head of News International while the telephone hacking scandal unfolded repeatedly fell short of the conduct to be expected of him...

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James Murdoch,: Censured In UK, Upped In Us

21st September 2012

A day after the British media regulator OFCOM said that James Murdoch's conduct as head of News International while the telephone hacking scandal unfolded repeatedly fell short of the conduct to be expected of him...

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News Corp Hit Hard By Scandal-related Losses

9th August 2012

Just how severe the damage that the telephone-hacking scandal has been to News Corp's bottom line appeared evident Wednesday when the company reported a loss of $1.6 billion in the last quarter, largely due to...

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Anne Hathaway Wanted Feline Inspiration

20th August 2011

Anne Hathaway wanted to live with a cat to understand her Catwoman role.The 28-year-old actress - who portrays the legendary action figure in the upcoming Batman movie 'The Dark Knight Rises' - convinced an assistant...

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Profits At Fox Plunge 50 Percent

5th May 2011

Without Avatar operating profits for 20th Century Fox fell 50 percent to $248 million against $497 million during parent News Corp's third quarter last year, the company said in an SEC filing on Wednesday. The...

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Yanked Channels Restored To Twc's Ipad Apps

18th April 2011

Two weeks after Time Warner Cable yanked its Fox, Viacom and Discovery iPad apps that allow its subscribers to receive real-time programming from them at home, the Fox and Discovery apps were again up and...

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Kristin Davis Fascinated By Elephants

17th April 2011

Kristin Davis has had a lifelong "fascination" with elephants.The 'Sex and the City' actress - who is an ambassador for the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust - says she has loved the huge creatures ever since...

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Fox Broadening Its Latino Appeal

4th April 2011

News Corp's Fox Networks Group plans to launch a new Spanish-language cable network, Nat Geo Mundo, in July and combine it with its two existing Spanish-language channels to form Fox Hispanic Media, a new division,...

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Fox May Yank Local Stations From Dish

22nd October 2010

New York area residents who may be considering switching to the DISH satellite service if Fox's dispute with Cablevision continues unresolved may have to think again -- as Fox on Thursday threatened to pull the...

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Fox Dishes It Out; Yanks Channels

1st October 2010

The satellite DISH Network, which had previously benefited from retransmission disputes between cable companies and content providers, has now found itself embroiled in one itself with Fox's cable networks. At midnight, Fox halted sending signals...

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Degeneres To Fulfil Gorilla Dream

4th May 2004

Comedienne ELLEN DeGENERES is set to fulfil a lifelong dream this week (ends07MAY04) - playing with gorillas. DeGeneres is planning to take a trip to Nebraska's OMAHA ZOO for the pleasure, and she will...

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Friends Stars Really Are Spacey + Nerdy

30th September 2003

FRIENDS stars DAVID SCHWIMMER and LISA KUDROW are the sitcom castmembers who are closest to their characters ROSS and PHOEBE. Kooky Kudrow might be a top scholar but couldn't remember the names of her...

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Sharon Owns Up To Another Boob Job

16th July 2003

SHARON OSBOURNE has celebrated beating cancer by having a new "booby lift." THE OSBOURNES matriarch has confessed to all her cosmetic surgery in America's US magazine. They include a tummy tuck, face lift, leg...

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