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  1. Rupert Murdoch Breaks Silence, Defends Son James and News Corp. Crisis Management

    1:24 pm 7/14/2011

    The mogul shoots down suggestions that the conglomerate may sell or spin off its newspaper business and said the damage that his company's reputation has taken amid the phone hacking scandal is "nothing that will not be recovered."Read more

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  2. Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch Face Tough Questioning in Front of Parliamentary Committee

    12:55 pm 7/14/2011

    An official summons has forced the two execs to agree to appear at the Tuesday hearing, where Rupert Murdoch will likely be asked to apologize for the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.Read more

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  3. FBI Opens Probe Into News Corp. 9/11 Hacking Allegations (Report)

    12:09 pm 7/14/2011

    The development marks a new phase of the phone hacking scandal, which has now swept from the U.K. to the U.S.Read more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Hires PR Giant Edelman to Help with Phone Hacking Fallout

    8:59 am 7/14/2011

    The firm will advise the conglomerate's U.K. newspaper unit after more than a week of negative headlines as liberal media watchdog group Media Matters says CNN and MSNBC have covered the scandal more than News Corp.'s Fox News. Read more

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  5. Murdochs Summoned to Appear Before MPs in Phone-Hacking Inquiry

    8:46 am 7/14/2011

    Rupert and James Murdoch have been officially summoned to attend next week's Parliamentary session on phone-hacking.Read more

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  6. Wall Street Debates News Corp. Strategy for Cash, Deals After Dropped BSkyB Bid

    2:23 pm 7/13/2011

    Observers would like to see Rupert Murdoch's conglomerate return more money to shareholders, and some hope for a sale of its U.K. newspapers. Read more

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  7. Parliament May Be Asked to Force Rupert and James Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks to Give Evidence

    1:05 pm 7/13/2011

    In an impassioned House of Commons debate, former Prime Minister Gordon Brown denounces News Corp.'s News International unit as “an intolerable abuser of power.”Read more

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  8. Civil Rights Group to Protest Outside of Rupert Murdoch's Manhattan Home

    11:45 am 7/13/2011

    ColorofChange.org joined the call for a Congressional investigation of phone hacking charges at the conglomerates.Read more

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  9. U.S. Senator: News Corp. May Have Hacked 9/11 Victims' Phones, Investigation Called

    7:11 am 7/13/2011

    Senator Jay Rockefeller calls the allegations "offensive and a serious breach of journalistic ethics."Read more

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  10. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Withdraws BSkyB Bid Amid Phone Hacking Scandal

    6:29 am 7/13/2011

    The conglomerate, which owns a 39% stake, plans to remain a long-term shareholder of the U.K. pay TV company.Read more

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