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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. News Corp.'s U.K. Newspaper Unit Reaches $4.8 Million Phone Hacking Settlement

    8:23 am 10/21/2011

    The deal settles claims that News of the World hacked mobile phone messages of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, with Rupert Murdoch, who will make a personal donation as part of the agreement, saying "I hope this donation underscores my regret for the company’s role in this awful event.”Read more

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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