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  1. Wall Street Chimes in on James Murdoch's Departure From News International

    7:12 am 2/29/2012

    News Corp.'s stock opens slightly higher to hit a new 52-week high.Read more

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  2. James Murdoch Steps Down as Head of News Corp.'s News International Unit

    6:14 am 2/29/2012

    UPDATED: Tom Mockridge, CEO of News International, will run the U.K. newspaper business.Read more

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  3. News Corp. COO: 'American Idol' Needs 'Fresh Energy'

    6:40 am 2/28/2012

    "Ratings today are a bit disappointing," and the show needs "freshness and excitement and originality," Chase Carey tells an investor conference that also questioned him about a potential spin-off of the conglomerate's newspaper business, the L.A. Dodgers and the phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  4. Charlotte Church Settles News Corp. Phone Hacking Charges for $950,000

    10:04 am 2/27/2012

    The Welsh singer and actress says, "you are fighting a massive corporation with endless resources, a phenomenal amount of power, and it is just made really difficult."Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch: First Sunday Edition of The Sun Sold 3.26 Million Copies

    6:48 am 2/27/2012

    UPDATED: That was ahead of the sales for the News of the World, which his News Corp. closed last year amid a phone hacking scandal. Read more

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  6. Murdoch Pledges New Era of 'Trust' and 'Decency' in The Sun on Sunday

    11:19 am 2/26/2012

    Referring to the arrests of 10 current and former staffers on suspicion of bribery, the paper’s editorial said: "we believe those individuals are innocent until proven guilty."Read more

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  7. News International Ordered Mass Email Deletion as Late as 2010 According to New Court Documents

    6:48 am 2/24/2012

    Hundreds of thousands of "unhelpful" emails were deleted on nine occasions, the documents reveal.Read more

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  8. Rupert Murdoch's Plan To Reinstate Arrested Sun Staffers Faces Scrutiny

    9:44 am 2/20/2012

    In a letter accusing News International of “corrupt and illegal practices,” Labour MP Tom Watson has asked the Police to investigate whether bail conditions are being broken.Read more

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  9. Rupert Murdoch Announces Sun on Sunday Launch for Feb. 26

    12:04 am 2/20/2012

    The new title comes seven months after he was forced to shutter The News of The World and amid numerous ongoing criminal investigations into his London newspapers.Read more

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  10. Rupert Murdoch: News Corp. Will Pay Legal Fees For Arrested Sun Staff

    5:46 am 2/17/2012

    Ahead of a high-stakes meeting, he told staff he would launch a new title, The Sun on Sunday, "very soon" and stay in London for several weeks to "give you my unwavering support."Read more

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