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  1. Media Bigwigs Wish Rupert Murdoch a Happy 80th Birthday

    2:30 pm 3/10/2011

    As News Corp.’s chairman and chief executive celebrates today, the current issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine solicited memories and good wishes from his employees, colleagues and even the occasional frenemy.Read more

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  2. Film Head Departs Shine Group Ahead of News Corp. Sale

    7:06 am 3/10/2011

    Warner Bros.' Oliver Madden joins Shine as head of film ahead of News. Corp sale.Read more

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  3. Happy Birthday, Rupert Murdoch

    9:00 am 3/9/2011

    As News Corp.’s chairman and chief executive turns 80 on March 11, THR solicited memories and good wishes from his employees, colleagues and even the occasional frenemy.Read more

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  4. U.K. Culture Secretary Approves News Corp.'s BSkyB Deal

    3:05 am 3/3/2011

    Jeremy Hunt has approved plans by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to spin off Sky News, clearing the way for its bid for BSkyB.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to Close Deal on BSkyB Next Week

    11:37 am 3/2/2011

    Insiders say British culture secretary Jeremy Hunt will soon sign off, making Murdoch the most powerful person in U.K. media.Read more

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  6. News Corp. Becomes First Entertainment Giant to Say It Is Carbon Neutral

    9:06 am 3/1/2011

    CEO Rupert Murdoch describes the news as the "first major sustainability milestone" for his conglomerate.Read more

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  7. Analyst Slams Rupert Murdoch's Family Deal For Shine

    6:48 am 2/22/2011

    Nomura's Michael Nathanson says the acquisition of the company of daughter Elisabeth Murdoch may hold back the stock and be "seen by some as more evidence that the company is not as shareholder friendly as its peers."Read more

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  8. What Rupert Murdoch and 'The King's Speech' Have in Common

    9:53 pm 2/12/2011

    King George VI wasn't the only person aided by Geoffrey Rush's character Lionel Logue.Read more

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  9. Rupert Murdoch Buys $20.2 Million in News Corp. Stock

    5:30 am 2/11/2011

    The purchase of non-voting shares, disclosed in a regulatory filing, marks his first in years.Read more

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  10. News Corp. Quarterly Profit More Than Doubles Amid Strong TV Results

    1:16 pm 2/2/2011

    The improved financials came even though the company took a $275 million charge for its digital assets and confirmed that it is looking at options for social network MySpace.Read more

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