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  1. Elisabeth Murdoch Won't Join News Corp. Board

    3:46 pm 8/5/2011

    "Both Elisabeth and the board hope this decision reaffirms that News Corp. aspires to the highest standards of corporate governance," says Viet Dinh, chairman of the nominating and corporate governance committee of the board.Read more

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  2. Rupert Murdoch's Pie-Thrower Sentence Sliced

    1:41 pm 8/5/2011

    Comedian Jonathan May-Bowles got jail time cut from six weeks to four after an appeal to overturn it altogether failed Friday.Read more

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  3. Paul McCartney: 'I've Been Hacked'

    2:55 pm 8/4/2011

    The former Beatle called the hacking a “horrendous violation of privacy” and says he’ll be talking to the authorities at the conclusion of his U.S. tour.Read more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Faces More Lawsuits Amid Phone Hacking Scandal

    7:42 am 8/4/2011

    About 35 privacy invasion suits have been filed as the conglomerate's U.K. newspaper unit has set aside $24.4 million- $32.6 million to cover the cost of civil litigation.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch Pieman Gets Six Weeks Jail

    10:04 am 8/2/2011

    "I have to take account of the fear that you caused in that room," judge tells Jonathan May-Bowles, who attacked the News Corp CEO at a House of Commons special hearing.Read more

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  6. News Corp.-Owned Wall Street Journal Polls Readers on Scandal’s Impact

    2:36 pm 8/1/2011

    The Rupert Murdoch-owned newspaper sends subscribers a questionnaire attempting to gauge impact of phone-hacking controversyRead more

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  7. 'New York Post' Staff Told to 'Preserve' Phone Hacking Docs

    5:20 pm 7/29/2011

    The News Corp.-owned paper's employees received a memo from the company's legal department warning against document destruction. Read more

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  8. Letter From 2007 Clearing News of the World Comes Under Fire

    3:25 pm 7/29/2011

    A document drawn up by lawyers defending the newspaper's senior editors of having knowledge of phone-hacking crimes is now being called into question.Read more

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  9. James Murdoch Will 'Very Likely' Face More Phone Hacking Questioning

    10:31 am 7/29/2011

    Rebekah Brooks may also be recalled before Parliament over multiple accounts contradicting Murdoch's testimony regarding key documents.Read more

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  10. Murdoch Pie Man Convicted: 'Most Humble Day of My Life'

    6:26 am 7/29/2011

    Jonnie Marbles, who was himself slam-dunked by Wendi Deng Murdoch, admitted all charges and was convicted of assault, causing harassment alarm and distress.Read more

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