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News Corp. Worth 50% More Without Murdoch

Bloomberg | Posted 09.17.2011 | Media

What’s News Corp. (NWSA) really worth? At least 50 percent more without Rupert Murdoch. The company, which owns the Fox TV networks and the Wall ...

Rebekah Brooks Testifying Before Parliament Committee Even After Arrest

Posted 09.17.2011 | Media

Rebekah Brooks, the former head of News International who was arrested on Sunday, will be testifying before a Parliamentary committee on Tuesday, her ...

12 Rupert Murdoch Excuses for Hacking Those Phones (VIDEO)

Doug Molitor | Posted 09.16.2011 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

Question for Rupert Murdoch: Why do you need to gather so much intelligence, when what you disseminate is ignorance? While that question may come ...

Twitter Reacts To Murdoch Apology With Shakespeare (TWEETS)

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 09.15.2011 | Comedy

Murdoch, Murdoch, where for art thou Murdoch? Probably awaiting the reactions to his full-page apologies he published in British newspapers such as Th...

Murdoch Most Foul

Martin Lewis | Posted 09.15.2011 | Media
Martin Lewis

The revelations of the last two weeks are no surprise to those who have followed the adventures of the scruples-free Rupert Murdoch. His is the law of the jungle. The only rule is that Rupert wins.

Joy Resmovits

Will News Of The World Scandal Affect Murdoch's Foray Into Education? | Joy Resmovits | Posted 09.14.2011 | Education

The New York City Comptroller’s office has approved a $2.7 million consulting contract with Wireless Generation -- an education technology company ...

WATCH: Arianna Discusses Journalism At The National Press Club

Huff TV | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media
Huff TV

Arianna and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong appeared at the National Press Club on Friday to discuss journalism and where they see the business going in the fut...

Les Hinton Resigns: Wall Street Journal Publisher, Top Murdoch Ally Out Over Phone Hacking

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

Les Hinton—a longtime ally and confidante of Rupert Murdoch, the publisher of the Wall Street Journal and the CEO of Dow Jones—is resigning, the p...

A Murdoch Exclusive

Jonathan Schmock | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media
Jonathan Schmock


WATCH: The Best Late Night Clips Of The Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 09.14.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

We started this week with two major scandals rocking either side of the Atlantic

WATCH: Colbert Hacks Murdoch's Phone, Learns Colorado's Future

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.14.2011 | Denver

Rupert Murdoch's therapy to deal with the News of the World scandal? Buy Colorado -- at least, according to Stephen Colbert. Don't laugh. As Medi...

PREDICT: Will News Corp Be Charged For Phone Hacking In U.S.?

Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

The Justice Department has confirmed that it is investigating allegations that The News of the World hacked into the phones of 9/11 victims and bribed...

PHOTO: Murdoch Actually Apologizes!

newtab | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch has taken to newspapers to publicly apologize for phone hacking at the now-shuttered News of the World. News Corp is running a print ad...

WATCH: Colbert Thinks Murdoch Is 'Australian For F***ed'

Posted 09.14.2011 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert tackled Rupert Murdoch's phone hacking scandal on Thursday's show, and taking a cue from an editor at the now-defunct News of the Worl...

The Rivals Pounce | John Plunkett | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

The owner of the Daily Mail is understood to be planning a new mass-market Sunday tabloid to cash in on the closure of the News of the World. Daily...

Attorney General Confirms Investigation Into News Corp

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed that the Justice Department is investigating allegations that Rupert Murdoch's News Corp hacked, or tried to ha...

The Wilful Blindness of Rupert Murdoch

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics
Margaret Heffernan

Rupert Murdoch has always believed in the business value of political power and the importance of scale. Those beliefs appear to have blinded him to two fundamental mood changes in British political life.

What Rupert Murdoch and the Koch Brothers Have In Common

Robert Greenwald | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

The pooling of power and control has caused our political and journalistic institutions to lose integrity and to move away from the service they should provide to society. The cases of News Corp. and Koch Industries show this clearly.

Murdoch Scandal Jumps the Pond

Timothy Karr | Posted 09.13.2011 | Media
Timothy Karr

It seems clear now that Rupert Murdoch and his News Corp. colleagues believed that their tremendous media power placed them above the law. But fortunes are turning, and Rupert Murdoch must now answer for all that has happened under his watch.

Michael McAuliff

Homeland Security Chair Seeks FBI Probe Of News Corp. Hacking | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The powerful Republican chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee is demanding that the FBI investigate Rupert Murdoch's News Co...

Church Of England May Join Backlash Against News Corp

Posted 09.12.2011 | Religion

By Trevor Grundy c. 2011 Religion News Service CANTERBURY, England (RNS/ENInews) The Church of England said it may sell its $6 million share in Ne...

Confessions Of A News Of The World Reporter | Posted 09.12.2011 | Media

A former staffer describes for the Hollywood Reporter how she was sent with a tiny "pen cam" with orders to catch Mike Tyson in a "cocaine orgy"; find...

The News of the World, the Profumo Affair and the Planned Military Coup

John Fleming | Posted 11.07.2011 | Politics
John Fleming

I studied journalism at college - well, radio, TV and journalism. The man in charge of the journalism part of the course was the Production Editor of...

Errol Morris' Tabloid

Hellin Kay | Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts
Hellin Kay

"Sometimes you tell a lie long enough and you start to believe it," says Joyce McKinney in the first part of the documentary she is the subject of which opens this week on July 14th.

Michael Calderone

Senator Calls For News Corp. Investigation | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.12.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- As Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. empire continues to crumble in response to the phone hacking scandal in U.K., one powerful U.S. Senator is ...