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Rupert Murdoch Will PAY You To Buy This Newspaper

Forbes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch feels very strongly that people should pay for the content his company's newspapers produce...in the U.K., he's tak...

WATCH: Michio Kaku Warns 5 Cities Of Enormous Pending Earthquakes

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Physicist and author of "Physics of the Future" Michio Kaku warned world citizens this morning on Good Morning America about the pending threat of eno...

Murdoch's Sun Admits Publishing False Al Qaeda Threat Story

guardian.co.uk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Sun has owned up to what I guess we in the journalism trade realised the moment we saw it - its splash about the pre-Christmas live episode Corona...

WATCH: Sun Erupts In Massive Solar Explosion

The Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Via Gawker comes this beautiful video, shot yesterday by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, of a gigantic solar prominence erupting on the Sun. D...

Here Comes The Sun: Astronomer's Stunning Close-Up Photos

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

On October 20, amateur astronomer Alan Friedman got a little face time with the sun. Using his own telescope, Friedman captured a highly detailed p...

Sun Storms May Bring Northern Lights Farther South

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — The sun may be about to put on a colorful light show. That's because of two minor solar storms that flared on Sunday and are shoot...

6 Year Old Got Book Deal?

publishingperspectives.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

• A late August news story about a six-year-old boy who was allegedly given a 23-book deal caught the attention of numerous global news outlets and ...

The Sun iPad App: UK Paper Gets Porn Onto iPad

AllThingsD | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Steve Jobs wants to keep porn out of his iTunes app store. But not all porn. At least if you define porn as "half-naked shots of unknown British model...

Russian 'Parasailing' Donkey To Enjoy Good Life After UK Sale

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — The parasailing donkey will never fly again and can look ahead to a life of luxury. The female donkey Anapka arrived in Moscow on Wedn...

CON GAMES: Rupert Murdoch's iPad Paywall

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Michael Conniff

Paywall love is a beautiful thing in the media business -- the belief of working journalists that if they charge for content the good old days that never were will grow back like ivy at Wrigley Field.

The Sun In 3-D: Newspaper To Publish 3-D Edition For World Cup

Media Week UK | John Reynolds, mediaweek.co.uk, 27 April 2010, 11:25am | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON - The Sun is to publish a 3D edition with 3D colour ads and editorial, including Page 3, a week before the start of this year's World Cup....

A Massive Solar Storm Could Cause Damages 20 Times The Cost Of Hurricane Katrina (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

CNN gathered top scientists together to discuss what the fallout would be if Earth were ever in the line of fire of the Sun during a massive solar sto...

UK Election Winner! Meet the New Toff (Same as the Old Toffs)

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martin Lewis

You thought that George W. Bush was an ultra-rich kid with a sense of entitlement to rule and a mission to take care of fellow millionaires? Meet Britain's new Prime Minister!

Rupert Murdoch Plans To Block More Than Just Google

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

In an exclusive interview, Rupert Murdoch explains that Google is only the beginning of News Corp.'s plans to further isolate themselves. Take a look.

Microsoft, News Corp Have Talked About De-Indexing From Google

Financial Times | Matthe Garrahan, Richard Waters, Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Microsoft has had discussions with News Corp over a plan that would involve the media company's being paid to "de-index" its news websites from Google...

Gordon Brown: Murdoch's Sun Trying To "Become A Political Party"

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Another international leader has come out attacking a Rupert Murdoch-owned media outlet as a political operative. As the White House continues its wa...

Gordon Brown, British PM, Faces "Bullying" From British News Corp Paper The Sun

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gordon Brown's poor spelling and awkward telephone manner may have won him sympathy this week, as the British public begins to feel sorry for a prime ...

Can Journalism Learn From The Tabloids?

Poynter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It is easy to dismiss the tabloid brand of journalism as a lot of headlines and no important news, yet the Enquirer reporters scored when they trapped...

Why The Sun's Cameron Endorsement "Is All About Murdoch's Son James"

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The truth is that Rupert can't stand David Cameron. He physically reacts to his name. He gets a sour face. His shoulders twist away. The way David loo...

The Sun Turns On Labour, Gordon Brown

The Sun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

At the 2005 election, we and our readers believed Labour had many failings but gave them one last chance over a lacklustre Tory party. They have ha...

Sun To Pay Lily Allen £10,000 Damages, Apologize For Article

Guardian | Chris Tryhorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Sun has agreed to pay Lily Allen £10,000 in damages over an article that wrongly alleged she called Victoria Beckham a "monster" and The X Factor...

Susan Boyle's 15 Minutes Of Fame Is Up: Analysis

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Normally, I wouldn't go into the ins and outs of Simon Cowell's current series on British TV. That's not what you click on to GlobalPost for ... But ...

Solar Cooling: What Does It Mean For Us?

The Guardian | Laura Spinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The sun's activity is winding down, triggering fevered debate among scientists about how low it will go, and what it means for Earth's climate. Nasa r...

Together We Stand: The Inauguration

Joy Bryant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joy Bryant

We all stood, friends and strangers, freezing and frozen, laughing and crying, booing and cheering... together. And that's how we'll get through all the mess that our country is in.

Sharon Osbourne Wins Libel Damages Againt UK Paper

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — A tabloid newspaper has apologized to Sharon Osbourne for a story that falsely accused her of overworking her rock star husband Ozzy. ...