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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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Ofcom Investigation Concludes Sky Not Involved With Murdoch’S Phone Hacking Scandal

By Hayley Avron | 21st September 2012

Ofcom have concluded that no evidence has been found to suggest that Sky was in any way linked with the News Corp phone hacking outrage. The British media regulator questioned the satellite broadcasting company’s involvement...

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James Murdoch Set For Top Job At Fox Networks Group

By Michael West | 21st September 2012

James Murdoch is set to receive responsibility for News Corp’s US television businesses, the Fox Networks Group, reports The Financial Times. Murdoch Junior - already deputy chief operating officer of News Corp - will...

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Ofcom Investigation Clears Sky Of Phone Hacking Involvement

By Hayley Avron | 20th September 2012

An Ofcom investigation has ruled that Sky is “fit and proper” to retain their broadcasting license, The Independent reported today (September 20, 2012). The organization was investigated following the phone hacking scandal, involving Sky’s former...

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Hugh Grant Seeking Damages Over Hacking Allegations

14th September 2012

Actor Hugh Grant is taking legal action against media mogul Rupert Murdoch's News International empire over the hacking scandal which rocked the British press last year (11).The Four Weddings and a Funeral star was one...

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All (But One) News Corp Execs Take Compensation Hit

5th September 2012

Of all of News Corp's top executives, only Fox News Channel Chairman Roger Ailes received a raise in 2011, according to SEC filings reported by today's (Wednesday) Los Angeles Times . Ailes, in fact, received...

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All (But One) News Corp Execs Take Compensation Hit

5th September 2012

Of all of News Corp's top executives, only Fox News Channel Chairman Roger Ailes received a raise in 2011, according to SEC filings reported by today's (Wednesday) Los Angeles Times . Ailes, in fact, received...

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Ex-news Corp Lawyer Arrested In Hacking Scandal

30th August 2012

In a surprising development, Scotland Yard has arrested Tom Crone, the former legal adviser to News International, on suspicion of telephone hacking. In 2010, Crone and Colin Myler, the editor of the now defunct News...

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Netflix To Do Battle With Sky For Movie Rights

20th August 2012

Reed Hastings, the Ceo of media provider Netflix has promised to battle TV giants Sky for the rights to various movies, reports The Telegraph. BskyB, owned by Rupert Murdoch, currently monopolises the rights for Hollywood...

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Katie Holmes Teaches Suri How To Ride A Bike In Manhattan

19th August 2012

Following her split from Tom Cruise, it looks like it's down to Katie Holmes to teach daughter Suri how to ride a bike. The Hollywood actress was spotted with her 6-year-old on the bike path...

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Charlie Sheen's New Show Anger Management Picked Up For 90 More Shows

12th August 2012

Anger Management, the latest show starring Charlie Sheen, is poised for a 90 show pick up following continuingly positive audience numbers.The show currently airs on US network FX, which is run by Rupert Murdoch's News...

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Pitt And Jolie Drawn Into British Hacking Scandal

25th July 2012

In what is likely to widen the British telephone hacking scandal to Hollywood, the names of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have been included in the list of "23 newsworthy individuals" alleged to have been...

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Uproar As Kate Middleton And Prince Williams Honeymoon Snaps Leak

11th July 2012

An Australian magazine has risked the wrath of the British Royal Family by publishing photographs of Kate Middleton and Prince William enjoying their honeymoon in the Seychelles last year. Though the editors of British publications...

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Tom Cruise Katie Holmes Divorce Turns Nasty Over Suri

6th July 2012

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes and their respective legal teams are buckling up for a potentially explosive courtroom battle. Though the couple's finances were essentially settled after Katie signed a prenuptial agreement at the start of...

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Did Katie Holmes Hint At Divorce During Interview?

6th July 2012

Soon after Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise announced their plans to divorce last Friday (June 29, 2012), fans began delving into recent photographs of the pair for tell-tale signs of their split. However, it appears...

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Is Tom Cruise Really No.2 In Scientology Heirachy?

2nd July 2012

Tom Cruise is easily the world's most famous scientologist, though if recent remarks by Rupert Murdoch are to be believed, he could also hold a hugely powerful position in the religion too. The News Corp...

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Murdoch Attacks 'Evil' Scientologists Over Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes Split

2nd July 2012

The Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes divorce just got a little more interesting, with celebrities seemingly choosing their sides. "Evil" is a word often used by people to describe News International head honcho and general...

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The Things They Tweet 2835

2nd July 2012

"Scientology back in news. Very weird cult, but big, big money involved with Tom Cruise either number two or three in hiearchy (sic)... Watch Katie Holmes and Scientology story develop. Something creepy, maybe even evil,...

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Murdoch Discusses Why He's Splitting News Corp

29th June 2012

Rupert Murdoch spent much of Thursday discussing his decision to split his News Corp media empire into two companies, one for entertainment, the other for newspaper and book publishing, but denied that it was "in...

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Murdoch Confirms News Corp Will Be Split; Offers No Details

28th June 2012

Rupert Murdoch confirmed today (Thursday) that the News Corp board has approved his plan to split the company into two separate businesses -- one devoted to newspapers and other publishing, the other devoted to entertainment....

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Report News Corp Split-up Could Come Today

27th June 2012

Rupert Murdoch has confirmed that he is planning to split his giant News Corp media empire in two. They will not be of equal size, however. His entertainment division, composed primarily of 20th Century Fox...

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Report Murdoch Plans To Hack Off His News Business

26th June 2012

At one point during his testimony to the Leveson committee looking into the telephone hacking scandal at his U.K. newspapers, Rupert Murdoch conceded that he may have overlooked the wrongdoing by some of the papers'...

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Russell Crowe: 'I'm Not Playing Rupert Murdoch Onscreen'

26th June 2012

Oscar winner Russell Crowe has shot down speculation he is set to portray embattled publishing mogul Rupert Murdoch in an upcoming movie.The Gladiator star has reportedly been tipped to take on the role in a...

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Russell Crowe To Play Rupert Murdoch

26th June 2012

Russell Crowe is reportedly in line to play Rupert Murdoch in a film.The 'Gladiator' star is tipped to take on the role of the media mogul in a movie based on 'Good Times, Bad Times',...

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News Corp Shareholders Launch Another Legal Battle

21st June 2012

A trio of major News Corp shareholders has amended its legal action against the company's board of directors, claiming that the board has repeatedly behaved in a manner to ensure that it is in lockstep...

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Murdoch Moves To Buy Aussie Company His Son Failed To Buy

20th June 2012

With his plan to acquire complete control of Britain's BSkyB satellite service now seemingly dead, Rupert Murdoch has cast an eye closer to his birthplace, offering to buy the Australian-based holding company Consolidated Media Holdings...

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News Corp Alters Approach To Hacking Scandal

19th June 2012

Former New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein, who was appointed by Rupert Murdoch to head a Management and Standards Committee (MSC) to investigate possible wrongdoing on the part of reporters and executives at his...

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Leveson Inquiry A Primetime Hit In Australia

15th June 2012

The Leveson inquiry into British journalistic ethics, which has focused on the workings of News International, Rupert Murdoch's news organization in the U.K., has become something of a daily morning and afternoon soap opera in...

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Cameron Do Deals With Murdoch

14th June 2012

British Prime Minister David Cameron has dismissed as "nonsense" the suggestion that he had reached an agreement with Rupert Murdoch to push through Murdoch's plan to take over full ownership of satellite broadcaster BSkyB in...

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