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  1. U.K. Media Watchdog Launches Consultation into Ownership in British Media

    7:17 am 10/21/2011

    Ofcom move follows the failed takeover of satcaster BSkyB by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation. Read more

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  2. Occupy Wall Street Protesters to Target News Corp. Shareholder Meeting

    3:45 pm 10/20/2011

    The Los Angeles offshoot of the New York-based movement is encouraging protesters to descend upon Fox Studios on Friday.Read more

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  3. News Corp. and Murdoch Face More Accusations at Shareholder Meeting

    2:57 pm 10/20/2011

    On the eve of the company's annual shareholder meeting, a Parliament member says other illegal activities may be brought up in front of investors.Read more

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  4. News Corp. Shareholder Meeting: Analysts See Room for Changes Over Time

    1:27 pm 10/20/2011

    One Wall Street observer sees the potential for a protest vote of around 25 percent against chairman Rupert Murdoch, his sons and other directors on Friday, and some say strong opposition could lead Murdoch to drop the CEO title down the line.
 
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  5. News Corp. Ignored Wall Street Journal Circulation Inflation (Report)

    3:58 pm 10/19/2011

    According to a former employee, the media company was alerted of a plan to falsely boost WSJ Europe's circulation almost a year before publisher Les Hinton resigned. Read more

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  6. Murdochs' Relationship Deteriorating After Phone Hacking Scandal (Report)

    3:01 am 10/19/2011

    Rupert allegedly told his son James, “You're coming back to New York, or you're out.”Read more

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  7. Calpers Will Not Re-Elect Rupert Murdoch to News Corp. Board

    10:16 am 10/15/2011

    The U.S. public pension fund said Friday that it will withhold its votes of Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan to the company's board of directors.Read more

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  8. Rupert Murdoch Heckled by Occupy Protesters During Speech

    10:36 pm 10/14/2011

    The News Corp. head was speaking at a conference in San Francisco when demonstrators dressed as Sesame Street characters interrupted Friday. Read more

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  9. James Murdoch Should Resign From BSkyB Chairman Post, Big Investor Says

    7:30 am 10/12/2011

    Following the phone hacking scandal at entertainment giant News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit, which the son of Rupert Murdoch also oversees, some shareholders of the U.K. pay TV company call for an independent chairman. Read more

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  10. Ex-WSJ Publisher Will Testify Again on Phone Hacking Scandal

    12:20 pm 10/11/2011

    Les Hinton resigned as News Corp.'s Dow Jones unit CEO in July, and served as chairman of News of the World during the time illegal activity ran rampant at the paper. Read more

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