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  1. Fox News Bolsters Parent Company's First-Quarter Earnings

    1:22 pm PST 02/08/2016
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    But the conglomerate controlled by Rupert Murdoch falls short on revenue after a weak performance by the film studio, and shares slide 6 percent in after-hours trading. READ MORE

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  2. Rupert Murdoch Calls "Bullshit" on Report of Diminished Role for Fox News' Roger Ailes

    5:47 pm PST 01/15/2016
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    When asked by Fortune if Ailes is "taking a backseat" at Fox News, Murdoch says: "It's bullshit. Absolutely." New York magazine writer Gabriel Sherman stands by his reporting but a Fox News spokesperson asks, "What 'reporting'? His byline should be changed to Shermanonymous." READ MORE

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  3. Jerry Hall: 5 Things You Didn't Know About Rupert Murdoch's New Fiancee

    1:25 pm PST 01/13/2016
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    She prefers to be called an actress, has appeared nude on stage and made quite a chunk of change off her art collection. READ MORE

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  4. Obama's Final State of the Union Speech: Hollywood Reacts

    8:20 pm PST 01/12/2016
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    The MPAA and celebrities such as Amy Schumer and Russell Simmons praised the speech, while Rupert Murdoch blasted the president for being "divorced from reality." READ MORE

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  5. Rupert Murdoch Announces Engagement to Model Jerry Hall via Times Ad

    6:13 pm PST 01/11/2016
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    The news comes a day after the new couple attended the Golden Globes in Los Angeles, arm in arm and posing for photographers. READ MORE

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  6. Rupert Murdoch Says Donald Trump Is "Thin-Skinned"

    7:46 am PST 12/16/2015
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    "Is flying around the country every day tiring him?" READ MORE

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  7. No Criminal Charges Against Piers Morgan, News Corp U.K. Arm in Hacking Scandal

    8:32 am PST 12/11/2015
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    British prosecutors find insufficient evidence to bring charges against Rupert Murdoch's U.K. Newspaper Group and its employees and have dropped the investigation. READ MORE

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  8. Rupert Murdoch on Trump's Immigration Stance: "Complete Refugee Pause" Makes Sense

    1:28 pm PST 12/08/2015
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    The GOP presidential candidate shared the media mogul remarks about Muslims to his more than five million followers. READ MORE

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  9. Fox CFO Touts Broad-Based Ad Market Strength

    11:08 am PST 12/08/2015
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    John Nallen at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference in New York also speaks about the conglomerate's stake in Sky, growth in the India business, sports and the evolving pay TV business. READ MORE

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  10. Rupert Murdoch: U.S. Needs to Celebrate Its "Exceptionalism"

    9:47 am PST 12/01/2015
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    The media mogul criticizes Secretary of State John Kerry, says there is "a deep distaste for the slow descent of our country," and also discusses fracking. READ MORE

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  11. Tribune Publishing Shares Rise on Acquisition Rumor Spread by Rupert Murdoch

    2:36 pm PST 11/30/2015
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    The company is in the midst of a turnaround plan that includes layoffs. READ MORE

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  12. Mark Zuckerberg Tops, Rebekah Brooks Returns to U.K. Media Power List

    5:19 am PST 11/30/2015
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    Google parent Alphabet's Larry Page and Apple CEO Tim Cook round out the top 3 of the annual MediaGuardian 100 power list, while Taylor Swift moves up and Rupert Murdoch is the highest-ranked traditional media boss. READ MORE

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  13. Fox News Chief Roger Ailes Talks Murdochs, Trump And Why He Would Never Run For Office

    6:52 pm PST 11/29/2015
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    Ailes, who was named Adweek's Media Visionary for 2015, also touched upon his concerns on the cord-cutting trend. READ MORE

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  14. Rupert Murdoch: "Strong Word" That L.A. Times, Tribune Publishing to Be Sold

    8:48 pm PST 11/27/2015
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    Eli Broad and a "big Wall St. firm" are among rumored buyers. READ MORE

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  15. Rupert Murdoch: U.S. Could Give Exception to Refugees Who Are "Proven Christians"

    4:19 pm PST 11/16/2015
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    Since 2012, there have been 1,854 Syrian refugees admitted into the U.S. READ MORE

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  16. Paris Attacks: Rupert Murdoch Tweets "Western Civilization," Not "All Humanity" Was Target

    6:55 am PST 11/14/2015
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    The media mogul disagrees on the "Paris outrage" with President Obama who had called it a strike against "all of humanity." READ MORE

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  17. James and Lachlan Murdoch in First Interview Atop Fox: Politics, Roger Ailes, Dad and Plans for the Future (Exclusive)

    8:00 am PDT 10/21/2015
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    The brothers, who took over the 21st Century Fox empire July 1, sit down together and open up about who's in charge, sister Liz, the new age of television and whether their rebellious spirit can create the next great media era. READ MORE

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  18. Stellan Skarsgard Launches Scathing Attack on Rupert Murdoch, Fox News and BBC Cutbacks

    6:19 am PDT 10/09/2015
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    "You want to give [Murdoch] more power? Go ahead. You’re going to f— up whatever is left of civilization." READ MORE

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  19. Trevor Noah Rips Rupert Murdoch's "Crazy" Ben Carson Tweet

    9:15 pm PDT 10/08/2015
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    "I know what it's like to be young and crazy on Twitter," said the 'Daily Show' host. READ MORE

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  20. Rupert Murdoch's Annual Fox Pay Falls Slightly to $27.9 Million

    3:10 pm PDT 09/29/2015
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    The entertainment conglomerate also reports James Murdoch's compensation for the fiscal year before he was elevated to new top roles. READ MORE

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