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  1. 21st Century Fox Sets Aside $150 Million for News Corp Phone-Hacking Legal Payments

    4:32 am 8/19/2013

    Part of that has been expensed, but Rupert Murdoch's entertainment company says "it is not possible at this time" to estimate the full liability under a deal that indemnifies the publishing firm for some of the financial fallout after the conglomerate's recent split.Read more

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  2. John Cleese Calls U.K. Press 'Amoral,' 'Depraved'

    10:33 am 8/14/2013

    The "Monty Python" star says of journalists at most British papers: "Many of them are going to be inside a prison soon."Read more

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  3. Murdoch's 'The Sun' Names Ex-Head of Press Complaints Group Managing Editor

    7:48 am 8/12/2013

    "Press regulation has never been a hotter topic," says editor David Dinsmore, adding that Stephen Abell will help his team "chart a course through choppy waters."Read more

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  4. Kate Middleton Among Suspected News Corp. U.K. Pay-for-Stories Victims (Report)

    3:01 am 7/15/2013

    Police will contact 419 people, including Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, believed to have been targeted by the U.K. arm of Rupert Murdoch's newspaper firm.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch's Return to U.K. Parliament: What to Expect

    4:35 pm 7/11/2013

    A member of the culture, media and sports of the parliament's House of Commons tells THR what he is looking for.Read more

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  6. Rupert Murdoch Agrees to Return to U.K. Parliament to Explain Secret Recording

    8:05 am 7/9/2013

    UPDATED: The media committee wants to question the mogul after last week's emergence of secretly taped comments he made about bribes in the newspaper industry and the phone-hacking probes.Read more

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  7. U.K. Newspaper Groups Detail Plans for New Self-Regulator

    5:36 am 7/8/2013

    The Independent Press Standards Organization has the support of News Corp's News UK and others, but Hacked Off criticizes it as "a cynical rebranding exercise."Read more

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  8. J.K. Rowling Renews Call for U.K. Press Regulation

    6:33 am 7/4/2013

    The "Harry Potter" author signs a letter drawn up by Hugh Grant-supported group Hacked Off, which urges the government to push through delayed reforms.Read more

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  9. Rupert Murdoch Tape: British Politician Urges U.S., U.K. Authorities to Question Mogul

    2:20 am 7/4/2013

    UPDATED: Parliamentarian and Murdoch critic Tom Watson wants the News Corp chairman interviewed about "what he did know about criminality in his organization."Read more

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  10. Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson Fail to Get Phone-Hacking Cases Dismissed

    3:47 am 6/28/2013

    UPDATED: The former News International CEO and the former "News of the World" editor, along with three other defendants, had called on the Britain's Court of Appeal.Read more

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