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  1. J.K. Rowling Responds to Rupert Murdoch's Muslim Tweet

    9:59 am 1/11/2015

    Murdoch tweeted Friday about a "growing jihadist cancer" following the Paris terror attackRead more

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  2. Germany 2014 in Review: World Cup Fever Grips Country, Shia Shocks Berlinale

    1:57 pm 12/18/2014

    Also, German media giants flexed their muscle with acquisitions abroad, Netflix launched and Sky Deutschland made its moves Read more

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  3. 'Interstellar,' 'Boyhood' Producers on Getting Fired, Toughest Decisions and How to Give Rupert Murdoch Bad News

    9:00 am 12/18/2014

    In THR's annual roundtable, six top awards season filmmakers — Peter Chernin, Eric Fellner, John Lesher, Marc Platt, Cathleen Sutherland and Emma Thomas — open up about why Hollywood's marketing budgets need to get blown up, which one of them found David O. Russell asleep in a bed at his house and why "the movie business has never been great"Read more

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  4. Michael Wolff: 8 Hollywood Predictions for 2015

    7:00 am 12/18/2014

    Comcast will offload NBCUniversal, Facebook will air TV shows (even sports) and Rupert Murdoch will "retire" as TV becomes a three-pronged business and digital brands decide channels are their way forwardRead more

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  5. 21st Century Fox to Acquire Video Ad Company True[X]

    5:02 am 12/17/2014

    The deal, for a price tag believed to be near $200 million, comes after Fox co-COO James Murdoch earlier in the year joined the firm's boardRead more

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  6. Rupert Murdoch Criticized for Tweet Following Sydney Siege

    2:09 am 12/17/2014

    The News Corp chief congratulated Australia's 'Daily Telegraph' for scooping others with its coverage of the "bloody outcome"Read more

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  7. Shane Smith: Vice Media Aiming for "Deal Spree" Next Year

    3:42 pm 12/15/2014

    The company CEO says, "We would be stupid not to think about an IPO"Read more

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  8. Rupert Murdoch Sells His Beverly Hills Estate to His Son

    3:00 pm 12/6/2014

    The historic property on Angelo Drive will get a minor redo Read more

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  9. Rupert Murdoch Sells 3 Million Shares of 21st Century Fox

    2:37 pm 12/5/2014

    The sale leaves the chairman and CEO with 5.25 million shares of the conglomerate's Class B Common Stock but he still controls 39 percent of voting sharesRead more

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  10. Sky to Sell Controlling Stake in Betting Unit for Up to $1.13 Billion

    11:59 pm 12/3/2014

    The deal with private equity group CVC values Sky Bet at $1.3 billionRead more

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