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  1. Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. Target of Fresh Attacks From Shareholders and Lawmakers

    2:13 pm 9/13/2011

    Phone hacking and cover-ups were "part of a much broader, historic pattern of corruption," says attorney representing large stakeholders.Read more

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  2. Phone Hacking Scandal: Andy Coulson Attempts to Dodge Parliament Questioning

    5:52 am 9/8/2011

    Lawyers for the former News of the World editor imply he could incriminate himself by contradicting his 2009 testimony on the subject.Read more

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  3. Phone-Hacking Inquiry: Evidence 'as Clear as Mud'

    8:15 am 9/6/2011

    Former legal execs fail to convince MPs that James Murdoch knew about phone-hacking.Read more

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  4. Tony Blair Is Godfather to Rupert Murdoch's Daughter, Wendi Deng Murdoch Reveals

    3:39 am 9/5/2011

    The former British PM had not disclosed the controversial relationship.Read more

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  5. News International Executives to Contradict James Murdoch's Evidence Tuesday

    10:35 am 9/2/2011

    Parliament's Culture Committee will hear from former News of The World editor Colin Myler and legal manager Tom Crone Sept. 6 as a fifteenth person is arrested.Read more

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  6. News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch's Compensation Rises 46.7% to $33.3 Million in Latest Fiscal Year

    6:39 am 9/2/2011

    UPDATED: His son James, the company's deputy COO, and president Chase Carey, as well as Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes also saw increases, while a regulatory filing also disclosed the pay of Murdoch daughter Elisabeth and fees paid to her husband's PR agency. Read more

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  7. News Corp. Nominates Venture Capitalist to Board, Says Two Directors Will Leave

    6:32 am 9/2/2011

    As governance issues have come into focus amid the phone hacking scandal, James Breyer will stand for election to the board, while Thomas Perkins, another venture capital veteran, will leave the board as will Kenneth Cowley who has a long work history at the conglomerate.Read more

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  8. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Tops Vanity Fair 'New Establishment' List Again

    5:49 am 9/1/2011

    New Apple CEO Tim Cook is a new entrant, Lady Gaga is the highest-ranked woman, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings makes a big jump, and Johnny Depp and Judd Apatow are among those representing Hollywood creatives, but media moguls got their own list. Read more

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  9. Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch To Face Questioning Under Oath In Phone-Hacking Judicial Inquiry

    8:44 am 8/30/2011

    Lord Justice Leveson's session will look at all aspects of media influence when it begins examining evidence in October.Read more

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  10. New York State Cancels $27 Million Contract With Unit of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.

    6:23 am 8/29/2011

    The entertainment conglomerate had acquired education technology firm Wireless Generation late last year to build an education business. Read more

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