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Rupert Murdoch's Mother Dies

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 02.04.2013 | Media

SYDNEY — Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, a prominent Australian philanthropist and mother of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, has died at age 103. News Ltd....

Rupert Murdoch's Daughter Speaks Out About News Corp. Job

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | Media

* Elisabeth told family Brooks had to go in hacking scandal * Murdoch's daughter differentiates herself from brothers * ...

Murdoch Daughter Revolts Against Family

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2012 | Media

By Paul Sandle EDINBURGH, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Elisabeth Murdoch urged the media industry on Thursday to embrace moralit...

Murdoch Family Feuding Over News Corp. Succession, Hacking Scandal

The Guardian | Dan Sabbagh | Posted 11.03.2011 | Media

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Matthew Freud: News Corp.'s Dark Horse?

BusinessWeek | Posted 11.02.2011 | Media

as journalists and investigators have worked to unravel the knot of connections at the center of the phone-hacking scandal, Freud has largely kept his...

Murdoch's Daughter Makes Millions Selling To Him

latimes.com | Posted 10.17.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's daughter Elisabeth Murdoch collected $214 million from the sale of her British TV production company, Shine Group, to her father's me...

Elisabeth Murdoch Delays Taking Seat On News Corp. Board

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 10.06.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — Elisabeth Murdoch, the daughter of News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch, has delayed taking her seat on the News Corp. board, a sign the ...

On Family Business

Marian Salzman | Posted 09.26.2011 | Business
Marian Salzman

Much ado has been made over the general drama associated with big business -- but what happens when the business is all in the family and corruption seeps through and threatens the very fiber of its ancestral heritage?

With Murdoch Dynasty In Doubt, Who Could Take The Helm At News Corp

AP | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 09.17.2011 | Media

LONDON -- James Murdoch scaled the rungs of the global media empire that his father built. Now scandal taints the heir apparent, threatening to derail...

Michael Calderone

News Corp. Shareholders Suing Over Murdoch Family Governance

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.10.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- News Corporation shareholders already suing Rupert Murdoch's media conglomerate over its $675 million purchase of daughter Elisabeth Murdo...

Murdoch's News Corp. Sued For 'Nepotism'

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - The board of News Corp (NWSA.O) has been sued by shareholders for agreeing to buy a business owned by Chairman Rupert Murdoch's daught...

Murdoch Buys His Daughter's Company

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has reached a deal to buy Shine Group, the U.K.-based television production company founded by the business...

Rupert Murdoch's Wars: Against NYT, Google, And His Own Children

New York Magazine | Gabriel Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The News Corp. patriarch turns 79 years old on March 11. The younger generation--Prudence, 51; Elisabeth, 41; Lachlan, 38; James, 37--is no longer tha...

Ben Silverman Back In Business With Elisabeth Murdoch's Shine

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Ben Silverman is back in business with his old pals. Silverman's recently launched Electus, part of Barry Diller's IAC, and Shine International, th...

Elisabeth Murdoch: Broadcasters Need To Dive Into Social Networking

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Emphasizing the need for the TV industry to put on its "hard hats" and rebuild the biz for a new era, Elisabeth Murdoch offered up a blueprint which p...

The Roger Ailes-Murdoch Children Feud

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert's son in law fired a rocket at Fox News boss Roger Ailes--the first salvo in an escalating war between Murdoch's heirs and the company brass fo...

Elisabeth Murdoch Turned Down Seat On News Corp Board

FORTUNE | Richard Siklos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES -- In the weeks that Rupert Murdoch was locked in unsuccessful negotiations to keep his longtime No. 2 at News Corp., the media baron also...

Elisabeth Murdoch's 40th Birthday Party Draws Celebs From Politics, Media, Business, And Entertainment

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Party People: Elisabeth Murdoch and Matthew Freud's Circle of Influence From the NY dinner that brought Sarahs Brown and Palin together to the bigges...

Will Reveille Survive — Or Even Thrive? — Without Ben Silverman?

MediaWeek | John Consoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Reveille, the independent television production/distribution company founded by Ben Silverman (now NBC entertainment chief) six years ago, and recentl...

Rupert Murdoch's Speed Dial Revealed

BusinessWeek | Jon Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Many stories are told by many random objects on display at the Newseum--which I was fortunate enough to spend a few hours at yesterday, in advance of ...

Elisabeth Murdoch, Rupert's Daughter, Plans American TV Career Of Her Own

New York Times | Tim Arango | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Starbucks in London when her cellphone rang. Her good friend Ben Silverman was calling from Los Angeles to say he could no longer discuss selling her ...

NBC's Silverman Sells His Production Company To A Murdoch

Los Angeles Times | Meg James | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC Entertainment co-Chairman Ben Silverman on Wednesday sold his television production company to London-based Shine Ltd., owned by media baron Ruper...

Murdoch's Mom Fights Huge Tax Bill

Guardian | Caitlin Fitzsimmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's mother has been left fighting a huge tax bill in the Australian courts after business dealings involving the Murdoch family trusts. ...