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  1. Barry Diller Talks Murdoch Succession, Pegs Aereo Supreme Court Odds at '50-50' (Q&A)

    11:00 am 4/16/2014

    The chairman and senior executive at IAC and Expedia also tells THR that Vimeo is "not that far" from its own "House of Cards," how quickly the company decided to fire PR chief Justine Sacco after a controversial AIDS tweet and why Rupert Murdoch's empire shouldn't outlive him.Read more

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  2. Nat Geo Shake-up: Behind the Cable Net's Swift Regime Change

    5:00 am 4/16/2014

    Despite their auspicious start, David Lyle and Howard Owens failed to maintain ratings momentum and exit after just two-and-a-half years. Read more

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  3. Rupert Murdoch: 11 Best Lines From His Candid 'Fortune' Interview

    1:19 pm 4/15/2014

    The News Corp and 21st Century Fox boss talked about the almost purchase of Facebook, Republican presidential contenders in 2016 and succession. Read more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch on Fox News: 'We Don't Promote the Tea Party. That's Bullshit'

    8:36 am 4/10/2014

    In a new interview, the 83-year-old media mogul opines about the slow death of print, talks succession plans and separation from wife Wendi Deng. "I wish we just could have got divorced quietly," he says. Read more

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  5. BSkyB Unveils Details of 'Buy & Keep' Movie Service

    12:00 am 4/2/2014

    The U.K. pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, has strong relationships with Hollywood studios and will offer new titles for download for $23.27 along with a DVD.Read more

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  6. News Corp Able to Dismiss Shareholder Lawsuit Over Hacking Fallout

    12:00 pm 4/1/2014

    The plaintiffs failed to show misleading statements during the relevant time period.Read more

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  7. Murdoch Family Politics: What James and Lachlan Promotions Mean for Fox, News Corp

    4:58 am 3/26/2014

    "The more time goes by, the shorter any Chase Carey interregnum is likely to last," says one Wall Street observer about the implications for succession in Rupert Murdoch's empire.Read more

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  8. Fox Networks Group CEO Peter Rice Gets Contract Extension

    2:56 am 3/26/2014

    ‎James Murdoch says the unit has "continued to push creative boundaries across the company."Read more

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  9. ‎Rupert Murdoch Discusses Sons' Promotions in 21st Century Fox, News Corp Memos

    2:14 am 3/26/2014

    ‎The media mogul tells his global staff it marks an "evolution of our leadership team."Read more

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  10. 21st Century Fox Promotes James Murdoch to Co-COO, Names Lachlan Murdoch Non-Executive Co-Chairman

    1:23 am 3/26/2014

    UPDATED: The conglomerate elevates the two sons of founder Rupert Murdoch, with president Chase Carey expected to get a contract extension shortly.Read more

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