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  1. James Murdoch Should Resign From BSkyB Chairman Post, Big Investor Says

    7:30 am 10/12/2011

    Following the phone hacking scandal at entertainment giant News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit, which the son of Rupert Murdoch also oversees, some shareholders of the U.K. pay TV company call for an independent chairman. Read more

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  2. Ex-WSJ Publisher Will Testify Again on Phone Hacking Scandal

    12:20 pm 10/11/2011

    Les Hinton resigned as News Corp.'s Dow Jones unit CEO in July, and served as chairman of News of the World during the time illegal activity ran rampant at the paper. Read more

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  3. Occupy Wall Street March to Swing by Home of News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch

    8:08 am 10/11/2011

    A "Millionaires March" Tuesday is scheduled to visit the homes of five of the city's wealthiest residents to protest the December expiration of a tax on the Big Apple's richest individuals. Read more

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  4. News Corp. Urges Shareholders to Vote for Its Board Nominees, Citing Performance, Governance

    4:36 am 10/11/2011

    The entertainment conglomerate also pushes for the approval of its executive compensation in an advisory vote at its annual meeting next week amid growing pressure from investor advisory firms and says it has taken "decisive actions" in the wake of the phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  5. Adviser: News Corp. Investors Should Vote Against Rupert Murdoch and Sons, Most Board Members

    10:54 am 10/10/2011

    Corporate governance advisory firm ISS warns shareholders off 13 of the conglomerate's 15 directors ahead of the company's annual meeting next week.Read more

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  6. Fox News Bosses Drop in on 'Fox & Friends': Watch the Nervous Laughter (Video)

    3:31 pm 10/7/2011

    Rupert Murdoch and Roger Ailes pay a rare visit to the network talk show and it's awkward.Read more

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  7. News Corp. Sets Up Employee Hotline to Report 'Illegal Activity' (Report)

    10:30 pm 10/6/2011

    The news comes amid a bribery investigation by both U.S. and U.K. authorities into Rupert Murdoch's company. Read more

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  8. Fired News of the World Reporter Threatens Murdochs in Public Memo

    7:16 am 9/30/2011

    Neville Thurlbeck, who was fired this month, warns that “the truth will be out... there is much I could have said publicly to the detriment of News International but, so far, have chosen not to do so.”Read more

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  9. News Corp. Paper Broke Race Laws, Australian Court Rules

    6:09 am 9/28/2011

    A judge says a 2009 article that argued fair-skinned Aborigines say they’re black for personal gain likely “offended, insulted, humiliated or intimidated.”Read more

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