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  1. Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. Agrees to Antitrust Inquiry for BSkyB Bid

    8:50 am 7/11/2011

    News Corp has dropped its bid to make its news channel Sky News a separate entity in light of the phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  2. News Corp. Shareholders File Amended Complaint Amid Phone Hacking Scandal

    7:34 am 7/11/2011

    They had already alleged nepotism and failed corporate governance at the Rupert Murdoch-led conglomerate when it announced a deal to acquire Shine Group from his daughter Elisabeth.Read more

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  3. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Shares Dip 7.6% as Phone Hacking Scandal Deepens

    2:31 am 7/11/2011

    UPDATE: BSkyB's shares dropped 4.6% as News Corp.'s takeover looks unlikely; U.K. Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt may re-open the antitrust inquiry into the deal.Read more

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  4. News Corp.'s BSkyB Deal Appears 'Dead in the Water' (Report)

    9:16 pm 7/10/2011

    The news comes on the heels of a report revealing additional phone-hacking incidents at the company as well as payments made to police officers.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks Meet on Heels of News of the World Closure

    5:00 pm 7/10/2011

    The executives, who talked for an hour at Murdoch's flat, were "all smiles" as they emerged and headed to dinner with James Murdoch.Read more

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  6. News of the World Staff Takes Shots at Rebekah Brooks in Final Paper, Reports Suggest

    4:38 pm 7/10/2011

    Several crossword puzzle clues are said to be digs at the News International CEO.Read more

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  7. Rupert Murdoch's News of the World Delivers Its Final Edition: 'Thank You & Goodbye'

    11:53 pm 7/9/2011

    Employees mourn the paper's death as its presses churn out the last issue amid controversy.Read more

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  8. News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch to Fly to London Amid Crisis

    4:23 pm 7/8/2011

    The conglomerate boss, who has been in Sun Valley at a gathering of media and tech moguls, is scheduled to travel to the U.K. on Saturday.Read more

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  9. Analyst Compares News Corp. Phone Hacking Scandal to Oliver Stone Movie and 'Very Bad Things'

    1:36 pm 7/8/2011

    BTIG's Richard Greenfield also says that Rupert Murdoch's company's proposed acquisition of BSkyB could take another year or more to close amid scrutiny. Read more

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  10. Dow Jones CEO Likely Faces Tough Questions in News of the World Scandal

    12:39 pm 7/8/2011

    Les Hinton's testimony before England's Parliament is gaining new attention after phone hacking situation.Read more

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