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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Confessions of a 'News of the World' Reporter (Exclusive)

    5:00 am 7/13/2011

    A former staffer describes for THR how she was sent with a tiny "pen cam" with orders to catch Mike Tyson in a "cocaine orgy"; finding none, editors embellished her story with "three-way sex and other activities I had not witnessed."Read more

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  6. News Corp. Scandal: How James Murdoch Might Suffer (Analysis)

    1:51 pm 7/12/2011

    Analysts are split on whether the 39-year-old heir apparent can survive the storm.Read more

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  7. Casey Anthony Verdict Beats Out Debt Crisis As Top TV Story Last Week

    12:08 pm 7/12/2011

    Anthony was the top newsmaker, far surpassing President Obama, according to the Project for Excellence in Journalism's weekly coverage index.Read more

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  8. Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks Summoned to Parliament to Answer Phone Hacking Allegations

    6:17 am 7/12/2011

    The call comes as the company finds itself facing unprecedented public and political hostility.Read more

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  9. News Corp. Unveils $5 Billion Stock Buyback After Shares Plummet Amid Phone Hacking Scandal

    6:09 am 7/12/2011

    In a nod to investors wondering how the conglomerate may use its cash amid a delay in the review of its play for full control of BSkyB, the program increases a previous stock repurchase authorization that had $1.8 billion remaining.Read more

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  10. News Corp. Shareholder Prince Alwaleed Supports Murdochs Amid Scandal

    12:08 pm 7/11/2011

    He said “my confidence in News Corp., in Rupert Murdoch and James Murdoch is unshaken completely” and "we are standing by our friends,” adding he won't sell any part of his stake in the conglomerate.Read more

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