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Thursday Fakery - Rupert's Pet Hilsenrath Saves His Portfolio

Phil Davis | Posted 10.15.2015 | Business
Phil Davis

That $5Bn Rupert Murdoch Spent for the Wall Street Journal is really paying off!   It's a significant portion of Uncle Rupert's $12...

Here's How The Man Murdoch Calls A 'Real Black President' Would Govern

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Ben Carson's fervent backers see all of this as the prescription for a new type of White House -- and better still, a change in the substance and style of governance. It will, of course, be nothing short of a colossal disaster and turn government into a laughingstock.

Rupert Murdoch Wants to Stop Donald Trump, But First He’s Got to Rein In Roger Ailes

New York | Benjamin Hart | Posted 07.23.2015 | Media
Read More: Murdoch, Media News

The mounting problem Donald Trump poses to Republicans is also a mounting problem for the country’s most powerful conservative media mogul: Rupe...

Change Coming to Fox News?

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.17.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Is Fox News on the brink of becoming (as Pinocchio might say) a "real news organization" instead of the wooden de facto propaganda wing of the Republican Party?

Rupert Murdoch Stepping Down As CEO Of 21st Century Fox

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 06.12.2015 | Media

Rupert Murdoch will step down as CEO of 21st Century Fox, CNBC reported on Thursday. His son James will replace him. CNN's Brian Stelter confir...

Another Bad Quarter For News Corp

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 07.08.2014 | Media

LOS ANGELES (AP) — News Corp.'s net income fell in its fiscal third quarter, but its results beat Wall Street expectations due to better book publis...

News Corp Falls

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Media

By Jennifer Saba Feb 6 (Reuters) - News Corp, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, reported a 4 percent decline in qu...

Rupert Murdoch's New Love Interest

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 11.20.2013 | Media

Is Rupert Murdoch—gulp—DATING AGAIN? It's true: Times may be tough for Murdoch's colleagues who are currently on trial in London for the phone ...

Murdoch and Hannity

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.12.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Jack Welch, FOX

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


BSkyB Profits Rise

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British Sky Broadcasting has reported a 12 percent increase in full-year net profit boosted by strong take-up of its offerings of tele...

Murdoch Tweets Support For Gun Control

Posted 07.22.2012 | Media

Media baron Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter Saturday evening to express his support for gun-control measures in the wake of the Aurora, CO shooting tha...

Another Journalist Arrested

AP | Posted 09.18.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British police investigating alleged computer hacking arrested a journalist for The Sun tabloid newspaper in London, officials said Th...

Murdoch, Ailes

Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


PHOTOS: One Of The Greatest Trending Hashtags Ever

Posted 05.11.2012 | Media

We're not sure how it started, but we sure do love it. While observing Twitter Friday afternoon, HuffPost Media editors couldn't help but notice a ...

Murdoch Newscorp

Jeff Danziger | Posted 07.03.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


Think Again: Cracks in the Worldwide Murdoch Empire

Eric Alterman | Posted 05.02.2012 | Media
Eric Alterman

This is just the latest in a series of tumultuous events surrounding News Corporation -- News International's parent company, founded by James's father, Rupert Murdoch.


Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.27.2012 | Media
Jeff Danziger


Murdoch-Backed Startup Flops

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2012 | Small Business

(Reuters - By Yinka Adegoke) - Beyond Oblivion, a digital music startup backed by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp and investment bank Allen & Co Director S...

Fleet Street Editors Facing Leveson Inquiry

Press Gazette | Dominic Ponsford | Posted 03.07.2012 | Media

Fleet Street will be in the dock next week as a variety of leading national newspaper journalists, editors and publishers take the stand at the Leveso...

Rupert Murdoch Sells News Corp. Shares For $62 Million

MediaFile | Posted 01.22.2012 | Media

News Corp. Chief Executive and Chairman Rupert Murdoch sold off the bulk of his common shareholding according to a regulatory filing but, have no fear...

The Other News Corporation Scandal: Climate Hypocrisy

Mike Bellamente | Posted 01.17.2012 | Green
Mike Bellamente

When media outlets like Fox News do nothing but discredit climate issues that reside at the core of News Corp's sustainability efforts, it seems curious -- scandalous, even -- that they are left to do so without so much as a disapproving look from the media mogul who spawned them.

End the Murdoch Racket

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 01.11.2012 | Media
Emma Ruby-Sachs

Despite the damage they have caused, the Murdochs have proven useful to show us the deep danger to democracy posed by excessively concentrated media power.

Jamie Pyatt, Sun Journalist, Arrested Over Alleged Bribes To Policemen

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 01.04.2012 | Media

LONDON — A journalist at Rupert Murdoch's The Sun tabloid has been arrested on suspicion of police corruption, British media reported Friday, a ...

Murdoch in Education

Jeff Danziger | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger