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  1. Fox's James Murdoch: Family Sees "Eye-to-Eye" as He Becomes CEO

    6:25 am 6/25/2015

    In his first major public appearance since the company named him CEO as of July 1, he also describes his relationship with brother Lachlan as "very much a partnership."Read more

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  2. Murdoch Sons' First Challenges: Fix Fox and Win Over Wall Street

    5:00 am 6/24/2015

    Broadcast TV weakness will be center stage when James and Lachlan take over July 1 and analysts scrutinize any moves as the share price lags behind Hollywood rivals.Read more

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  3. Hollywood Moguls' Arm Candy Du Jour: Goodbye Asians, Hello Yoga Instructors

    7:00 am 6/19/2015

    Long after Wendy Wasserstein popularized the term "shiksa goddess" — blond, unattainable, non-Jewish — new versions have come along as Hollywood alpha males have gravitated toward shopgirls, women of Asian extraction and, now, yoga teachers.Read more

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  4. Fox Shake-Up: Roger Ailes' Future Without Rupert Murdoch in Charge

    8:00 am 6/17/2015

    Despite an initial report on Fox Business Network that he'll be reporting to Rupert Murdoch, 21st Century Fox's official announcement made it clear he'll be reporting to James and Lachlan Murdoch.Read more

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  5. Michael Wolff on Fox's Shakespearean Drama as James Murdoch Grabs the Throne

    8:00 am 6/17/2015

    For two decades, Rupert Murdoch grew a $70 billion business with two channels of power — his adult children and the lieutenants who openly heaped derision on them — that sometimes overlapped. Murdoch, in his way, even may have used his executives in a long cat-and-mouse game to help hold his progeny — at times divided even among themselves — at bay.Read more

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  6. Fox Shake-Up: Is a Replacement Needed for Chase Carey?

    8:00 am 6/17/2015

    Carey's new role and Peter Rice's focus on TV mean mean a missing executive layer — for now.Read more

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  7. What James and Lachlan Murdoch Can Learn From the Warner Brothers' Sibling Betrayal

    8:00 am 6/17/2015

    Harry Warner had the company stolen by brother Jack, claims his granddaughter: "My grandfather had a heart attack [almost immediately afterward], and he died a couple of years later. The whole family was completely torn apart."Read more

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  8. Fox News' Roger Ailes to Report to James and Lachlan Murdoch, Not Rupert

    2:14 pm 6/16/2015

    The Fox News chief will continue his "unique and long-standing relationship" with Rupert Murdoch, said a company spokesman.Read more

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  9. It's Official: James Murdoch to Become 21st Century Fox CEO

    7:29 am 6/15/2015

    The conglomerate's board approved the succession plan, effective July 1, which will see Rupert Murdoch focus on his chairman role and Lachlan Murdoch become executive co-chairman.Read more

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