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  1. News Corp. Receives Letter From Justice Department Related to Foreign Bribes Probe

    4:51 pm 9/20/2011

    U.S. prosecutors are seeking information for an investigation into whether the company's tabloid newspapers paid U.K. policemen for news tips.Read more

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  2. Rupert Murdoch 'Is Going to Have to Step Down,' Says Ted Turner (Video)

    9:00 am 9/20/2011

    The billionaire shared his thoughts on the News Corp. CEO’s responsibility in the phone hacking scandal in an interview with Bloomberg Television.Read more

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  3. News International Makes $4.7 Million Offer to Family of Murdered Teen in Phone Hacking Scandal

    1:54 pm 9/19/2011

    The Rupert Murdoch company’s settlement offer, still under negotiation, would be the largest sum ever paid out by a newspaper owner.Read more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. Target of Fresh Attacks From Shareholders and Lawmakers

    2:13 pm 9/13/2011

    Phone hacking and cover-ups were "part of a much broader, historic pattern of corruption," says attorney representing large stakeholders.Read more

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  5. Phone Hacking Scandal: Andy Coulson Attempts to Dodge Parliament Questioning

    5:52 am 9/8/2011

    Lawyers for the former News of the World editor imply he could incriminate himself by contradicting his 2009 testimony on the subject.Read more

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  6. Phone-Hacking Inquiry: Evidence 'as Clear as Mud'

    8:15 am 9/6/2011

    Former legal execs fail to convince MPs that James Murdoch knew about phone-hacking.Read more

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  7. Tony Blair Is Godfather to Rupert Murdoch's Daughter, Wendi Deng Murdoch Reveals

    3:39 am 9/5/2011

    The former British PM had not disclosed the controversial relationship.Read more

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  8. News International Executives to Contradict James Murdoch's Evidence Tuesday

    10:35 am 9/2/2011

    Parliament's Culture Committee will hear from former News of The World editor Colin Myler and legal manager Tom Crone Sept. 6 as a fifteenth person is arrested.Read more

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  9. News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch's Compensation Rises 46.7% to $33.3 Million in Latest Fiscal Year

    6:39 am 9/2/2011

    UPDATED: His son James, the company's deputy COO, and president Chase Carey, as well as Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes also saw increases, while a regulatory filing also disclosed the pay of Murdoch daughter Elisabeth and fees paid to her husband's PR agency. Read more

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  10. News Corp. Nominates Venture Capitalist to Board, Says Two Directors Will Leave

    6:32 am 9/2/2011

    As governance issues have come into focus amid the phone hacking scandal, James Breyer will stand for election to the board, while Thomas Perkins, another venture capital veteran, will leave the board as will Kenneth Cowley who has a long work history at the conglomerate.Read more

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