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  1. News Corp. Posts Strong Earnings in a Politically Tumultuous Quarter

    1:12 pm 11/2/2011

    UPDATED: Dinged by charges related to a well-publicized newspaper scandal, however, the company run by Rupert Murdoch records a smaller profit.Read more

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  2. Documents Show 'A Culture' of Illegal Phone-Hacking At The News of The World

    9:35 am 11/1/2011

    A 2008 legal opinion from Michael Silverleaf QC will put further pressure on James Murdoch to explain whether he was part of a cover-up. Read more

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  3. Steve Jobs Called Fox News 'A Destructive Force In Our Society'

    1:22 pm 10/26/2011

    Walter Isaacson's new biography reveals a 2010 discussion between the Apple co-founder and Rupert Murdoch.Read more

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  4. News Corp.: 35% of Shareholder Votes Opposed James Murdoch

    2:37 pm 10/24/2011

    UPDATED: Chairman 

Rupert Murdoch got 84 percent approval for his continued role on the conglomerate's board as a proposal to split the chairman and CEO roles got opposed by owners of 680.6 million shares.Read more

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  5. James Murdoch Recalled to Parliamentary Investigation on Phone Hacking Nov. 10

    7:16 am 10/24/2011

    As James Murdoch is recalled to give evidence to the British Parliamentary committee investigating phone-hacking, Les Hinton said he could not shed light on what happened at The News Of The World.Read more

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  6. Rupert Murdoch Spars With Activist Shareholder During Meeting at Fox Studios

    4:12 pm 10/21/2011

    "I'd hate to call you a liar," Murdoch says. “Never before have you attempted to shut it down quite like this,” says shareholder.Read more

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  7. 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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  8. News Corp. Chairman, CEO Rupert Murdoch Gets an Earful at Shareholder Meeting

    11:30 am 10/21/2011

    Stockholders assailed the entertainment company for the phone hacking scandal, executive pay and the MySpace deal as the mogul confronted a small, but vocal group of critics. Read more

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  9. CEO Rupert Murdoch: News Corp. Can't Only Be Profitable, But Must Also Be 'Principled'

    10:25 am 10/21/2011

    Opening his conglomerate's annual shareholder meeting, Murdoch reiterates that the company is confronting its failures in the phone-hacking scandal.Read more

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  10. MoveOn.org Urges Industry Involvement in Occupy Fox Protest

    8:29 am 10/21/2011

    The non-profit sent emails to entertainment industry members calling for action at Occupy Los Angeles' planned demonstration during Friday's shareholder meeting at Fox Studios.Read more

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