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  1. Large Pension Fund Votes Against Re-Election of Rupert Murdoch and Sons to News Corp. Board

    2:58 pm 10/15/2012

    CalPERS votes in favor of several initiatives that would lessen the control the Murdoch family has over the media conglomerate.Read more

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  2. Phone Hacking Scandal: London Mayor Discloses More Interactions With News Corp. Brass

    2:18 pm 10/6/2012

    Boris Johnson reported previously undisclosed exchanges with Rebekah Brooks and James Murdoch, leading to calls for him to testify to the Leveson Inquiry.Read more

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  3. Prominent Shareholder Advisor Backs News Corp. Board Slate

    2:29 am 10/5/2012

    ISS had opposed it last year amid the phone hacking scandal, but another advisory group still recommends votes against six board members this year, including James and Lachlan Murdoch.Read more

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  4. BSkyB CEO Jeremy Darroch Sees Total Annual Compensation Rise to $11.9 Million

    12:29 am 9/25/2012

    The U.K. pay TV giant also says it paid James Murdoch, who left his role as chairman in April, $145,130 for the latest year.Read more

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  5. James Murdoch Could Oversee News Corp's. U.S. Television Business (Report)

    2:08 pm 9/20/2012

    UPDATED: Under a plan reportedly being considered, Peter Rice would report to Murdoch.Read more

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  6. News Corp. Responds to U.K. Regulator's BSkyB Decision, Comments on James Murdoch

    2:32 am 9/20/2012

    The conglomerate says it is "pleased" with the BSkyB decision, but disagrees "with certain of the report’s statements about James Murdoch’s prior actions as an executive and director."Read more

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  7. Google CEO Larry Page Tops MediaGuardian 100 U.K. Media Power List

    11:00 pm 9/16/2012

    Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is knocked off the top, Rupert Murdoch drops outside the top 10 for the first time, Elisabeth Murdoch rises, and Netflix CEO Reed Hastings enters the list.Read more

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  8. Leveson Inquiry Costs Reach $6.2 Million

    1:51 am 9/6/2012

    The probe into U.K. press ethics and standards, launched in the wake of the phone hacking scandal, is expected to publish a final report in early November.Read more

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  9. Edinburgh TV Fest: Liz Murdoch Says She Harbors 'No Ambition' for Top News Corp. Job

    12:35 am 8/24/2012

    UPDATED: Asked about succession, the Shine chairman and daughter of Rupert Murdoch, said brother James "is an incredibly able executive" and "the one of us who has chosen to be within the company."Read more

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  10. Edinburgh TV Fest: Liz Murdoch


 Talks Hacking Fallout, Shine Sale to News Corp.

    3:32 am 8/23/2012

    UPDATED: Outlining her values, the chairman of production firm Shine criticizes a blind focus on profits and, unlike her father, News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch, and brother James, defends the BBC. Read more

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