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  1. Sky Deutschland: BSkyB Takeover Offer Too Low

    3:47 am PDT 09/17/2014
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    The U.K. company is planning to acquire 21st Century Fox's majority stake in the firm and full control of Sky Italia READ MORE

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  2. Rupert Murdoch Opens News Corp.'s London HQ

    10:31 am PDT 09/16/2014
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    The News Building is located next to the towering skyscraper The Shard READ MORE

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  3. James Cromwell to Play Rupert Murdoch on Sydney Stage

    8:39 am PDT 09/15/2014
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    After portraying George Bush Sr. and William Randolph Hearst, he will play another influential man READ MORE

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  4. Scottish Independence Vote Sparks Celebrity Civil War

    1:42 am PDT 09/15/2014
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    Gerard Butler and Sean Connery back independence, while English stars from David Bowie to J.K. Rowling ask the Scots to stay READ MORE

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  5. BSkyB Gets EU Clearance for European Pay TV Deal With Fox

    11:55 am PDT 09/11/2014
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    The U.K. company clears one hurdle on the way to taking control of Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland READ MORE

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  6. Fox's Chase Carey Talks Fox "Ratings Headwinds," Time Warner Bid

    7:49 am PDT 09/11/2014
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    Rupert Murdoch's right-hand man says out of habit, he still turns on ESPN instead of Fox Sports 1 when he comes home READ MORE

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  7. Fox's New China Strategy: Less TV, More Movie Co-Productions

    6:00 am PDT 09/10/2014
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    21st Century Fox is quietly streamlining its holdings READ MORE

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  8. Warner Bros. Squeezed by Jeff Bewkes Strategy

    5:00 am PDT 09/10/2014
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    Promised layoffs at the studio and Turner units come as the Time Warner CEO trims to boost value. Is HBO in play? READ MORE

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  9. Rupert Murdoch Wades Into Scottish Independence Debate

    3:58 am PDT 09/10/2014
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    The mogul also comments on Piers Morgan's departure from CNN "after failing to attract any audience" READ MORE

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  10. Fox Looking to Finalize Reality TV Joint Venture Deal Soon

    2:25 am PDT 09/09/2014
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    "We have moved on" from Time Warner and plan no other mega-deals, president Chase Carey reiterates READ MORE

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  11. Vice Media Gets $250 Million Investment From Venture Capital Firm

    5:38 am PDT 09/04/2014
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    CEO Shane Smith wants to continue a "relentless quest for total media domination" READ MORE

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  12. George Clooney to Direct Phone-Hacking Scandal Movie for Sony

    12:00 pm PDT 09/03/2014
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    'Hack Attack' explores the Rupert Murdoch media scandal READ MORE

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  13. Andy Coulson Leaves High-Security Prison

    8:58 am PDT 09/03/2014
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    The former News of the World editor will spend the rest of his phone-hacking sentence in another British institution READ MORE

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  14. Michael Wolff on Jeff Bewkes: What's Next for Time Warner's Anti-Mogul

    7:00 am PDT 08/21/2014
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    Now that he’s fended off Rupert Murdoch (for now), the CEO might be better off figuring out what else he can sell, writes Wolff READ MORE

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  15. Julian Assange Says He is to Leave London's Ecuadorian Embassy "Soon"

    3:04 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    But the WikiLeaks founder claims his departure after more than two years inside might not be for reasons of ill-health, as reported by the U.K.'s Sky News READ MORE

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  16. Why BSkyB Wants More Minorities on Air

    1:45 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The British pay-TV broadcaster introduces a quota of at least 20 percent ethnic minority talent READ MORE

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  17. Why China's Richest Man Could Buy Time Warner

    5:00 am PDT 08/14/2014
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    Wang Jianlin's plan for a $1.2 billion Beverly Hills compound might be the next big step toward owning a Hollywood studio READ MORE

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  18. U.K. TV Channels Planning Robin Williams Tribute Screenings

    10:46 am PDT 08/12/2014
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    BBC One, Channel 4, Film4, Sky 1 and Sky Movies will air films starring the late actor in the coming days READ MORE

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  19. News Corp Revenues, Earnings Down Slightly in Fiscal 2014

    2:22 pm PDT 08/07/2014
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    A year after it was spun off, the publishing company touts international and organic growth. READ MORE

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  20. From Lucille Ball to Larry David, How TV's Greatest Disrupters Have Pushed the Envelope (Guest Column)

    9:00 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    Longtime cultural critic Ken Tucker pays respect to the creatives who pushed the envelope (consciously and otherwise). READ MORE

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