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  1. News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch, Rest of the Board Approved in Shareholder Vote

    3:00 pm 10/21/2011

    A proposal to split the chairman and CEO roles and name an independent chairman did not get enough support, the entertainment conglomerate announced late Friday without immediately detailing voting results.Read more

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  2. News Corp. and Murdoch Face More Accusations at Shareholder Meeting

    2:57 pm 10/20/2011

    On the eve of the company's annual shareholder meeting, a Parliament member says other illegal activities may be brought up in front of investors.Read more

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  3. News Corp. Shareholder Meeting: Analysts See Room for Changes Over Time

    1:27 pm 10/20/2011

    One Wall Street observer sees the potential for a protest vote of around 25 percent against chairman Rupert Murdoch, his sons and other directors on Friday, and some say strong opposition could lead Murdoch to drop the CEO title down the line.
 
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  4. Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Tops Fortune's 40 Under 40 List



    7:32 am 10/20/2011

    James Murdoch, who ranked eighth last year, drops off amid News Corp.’s phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  5. BSkyB Reports Strong Fiscal First-Quarter Profit Growth

    3:34 am 10/19/2011

    The U.K. satellite TV provider's bottom line was boosted by cross-selling and a payout from Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. for breaking off a planned deal to take full control of the company.Read more

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  6. Murdochs' Relationship Deteriorating After Phone Hacking Scandal (Report)

    3:01 am 10/19/2011

    Rupert allegedly told his son James, “You're coming back to New York, or you're out.”Read more

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  7. James Murdoch Should Resign From BSkyB Chairman Post, Big Investor Says

    7:30 am 10/12/2011

    Following the phone hacking scandal at entertainment giant News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit, which the son of Rupert Murdoch also oversees, some shareholders of the U.K. pay TV company call for an independent chairman. Read more

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  8. Adviser: News Corp. Investors Should Vote Against Rupert Murdoch and Sons, Most Board Members

    10:54 am 10/10/2011

    Corporate governance advisory firm ISS warns shareholders off 13 of the conglomerate's 15 directors ahead of the company's annual meeting next week.Read more

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  9. James Murdoch's Press Advisor Steps Down

    10:14 am 9/27/2011

    Alice Macandrew is one of News Corp.'s first senior execs to resign over handling of phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  10. Labour MP Calls for James Murdoch to Resign From BSkyB

    8:50 am 9/27/2011

    Tom Watson, the MP who has led much of the fight on phone-hacking, said the News Corp. deputy COO is "not a fit and proper person."Read more

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