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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 21st Century Fox Beats Earnings Expectations on Record Film Results

    1:09 pm PDT 08/06/2014
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    UPDATED: CEO Rupert Murdoch and COO Chase Carey criticize Time Warner's behavior during failed merger talks: "Let me be clear — we are done," Carey says. READ MORE

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  17. Sky Deutschland Posts Quarterly Loss, Adds Subs

    5:18 am PDT 08/06/2014
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    The German pay TV giant, which Rupert Murdoch's Fox is planning to sell to BSkyB, added 82,000 subs in the latest period. READ MORE

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  18. Time Warner Stock Down Sharply After Fox Withdraws Bid

    1:49 pm PDT 08/05/2014
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    UPDATED: Rupert Murdoch's company sees its shares rise in after-hours trading on the news and the announcement of a $6 billion stock buyback program. READ MORE

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  19. 'Gomorrah' to Give BSkyB First Taste of Sky Europe

    5:46 am PDT 08/01/2014
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    The Italian mafia series, a huge hit for Sky Italia, premieres in the U.K. on Monday in a possible test run for future shows that could air across the enlarged "Sky Europe" following a deal with Fox. READ MORE

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  20. Strong Quarterly Figures at CME Point to East European TV Rebound

    7:22 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    Time Warner holds nearly 50 percent of CME, which runs 33 channels in six central and eastern European countries. READ MORE

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  21. Is Fox Stockpiling Cash for a New Bid on Time Warner?

    5:00 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    A $9 billion deal with BSkyB could give Rupert Murdoch the extra cash he needs to close the deal. READ MORE

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