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News Corp.: No U.S. Charges In UK Phone-hacking Scandal

AP | Posted 02.02.2015 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Twenty-First Century Fox say the U.S. Justice Department has closed a lengthy investigation into a p...


AP | By RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 05.17.2013 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British politicians struck a last-minute deal on press regulation Monday, unveiling new rules that aim to curb the worst abuses of the...

Two More Arrested As UK Press Misconduct Inquiries Continue

AP | Posted 11.11.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Two people were arrested Tuesday in the sprawling police inquiries probing alleged misconduct by the media, public officials and other...

Murdoch Admits Newspaper's Wrongdoing | Posted 09.09.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch has said for the first time that he now agrees with the high court judge who found that the News of the World had tried to threaten a w...

Murdoch's Sun On Sunday Faces Challenges

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 04.25.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The challenge for Rupert Murdoch's new Sunday tabloid: Keep the scoops, drop the sleaze. News Corp.'s The Sun on Sunday...

Rupert Murdoch To Launch News Of The World Replacement

International Business Times | Posted 03.24.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch is due to launch the Sunday Sun - the News of the World's (NotW) replacement - in April, according to an MP. ...

Michael Calderone

News Corp. 'Standards' Guide Still References News Of The World | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.08.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation has faced a lot of questions about journalistic standards this summer, as the News of the World phone ...

Submit Your Own Suggestions For 'NY Post' Hackgate Headlines

Posted 09.18.2011 | Comedy

Obviously, the News International hacking scandal is a little too close to home for the "New York Post" to respond with its usual gravitas. It's a sha...

Murdoch Says "Facts Are Boring"

Mark Steinberg | Posted 09.17.2011 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

"Mr. Murdoch, I wanted to give you a rundown on what's come across the wires today." "Just give me the page one stuff." "OK. Andrew Cuomo told his...

Murdoch-Gate Is a Media Feeding Frenzy of a Media Feeding Frenzy

Peter Scheer | Posted 09.18.2011 | Media
Peter Scheer

The prospect of Murdoch's downfall, which must be rated a distinct possibility at this point, is enough to create an orgy of schadenfreude among journalists and media executives everywhere.

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.

Murdoch Media Empire: A Journalistic Travesty

Karl Grossman | Posted 09.12.2011 | Media
Karl Grossman

The scandal shaking Rupert Murdoch's media holdings in Britain could be expected of a global media empire intoxicated with power and lacking any ethical base.

Which Charities Get Profits From Final News Of The World Edition?

Posted 09.11.2011 | Impact

At least some good came from the News Of The World scandal. The paper announced that three charities would receive equal shares of the profits from i...

Michael Calderone

Murdoch May Launch New Sunday Tabloid | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.11.2011 | Media

NEW YORK - Will the Sun rise on Sunday? News International, the embattled British newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. empire, assumed con...

Who DIDN'T Rupert Murdoch's Newspapers Spy On?

Posted 09.10.2011 | Comedy

The list of phone hacking victims (or attempted victims) at the hand of Rupert Murdoch's empire of British newspapers, notably the now-defunct The New...

Murdoch's BSkyB Bid In Peril

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2011 | Media

By Paul Sandle LONDON, July 11 (Reuters) - British government lawyers are drawing up plans to block Rupert Murdoch's bid to buy out the broadca...

Murdoch Arrives In London To Clean Up Massive Scandal

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.09.2011 | Media

Update (The Huffington Post): Rebekah Brooks, the embattled head of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper division News International, arrived at Murdoch...

Taking The Reigns

Posted 09.07.2011 | Media

NEW YORK (Reuters) - News Corp Chief Executive Rupert Murdoch will fly to London on Saturday to deal with the escalating phone-hacking crisis engu...

Michael Calderone

James Murdoch Takes Stage With Tabloid Closing | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.06.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Rupert Murdoch clutched a copy of the Wall Street Journal Thursday as reporters peppered him with questions about News Corp. shutting down...

Michael Calderone

Will Tabloid Scandal Stop Murdoch's Latest Media Takeover? | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.05.2011 | Media

UPDATE: The FT reported Thursday that culture secretary Jeremy Hunt is "expected to delay" his verdict on the BSkyB merger until September. Submission...