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  1. 21st Century Fox Seen Nearing European Pay TV Deal

    2:53 am PDT 07/21/2014
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    The proceeds from a deal, which could be announced Friday, would help Fox finance a sweetened Time Warner bid as Rupert Murdoch travels to New York, tweeting that he has to make "difficult decisions." READ MORE

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  2. Rupert Murdoch Talks Survival of Newspapers, Climate Change on Australia Visit

    3:35 am PDT 07/16/2014
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    The media mogul gave a speech in Sydney during a celebration of the 50th anniversary of "The Australian," the newspaper he founded in 1964 in the nation's capital of Canberra. READ MORE

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  3. Germany Pay TV Revenue Tops $2.8 Billion

    6:13 am PDT 07/11/2014
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    Long considered a weak link in Europe's pay TV sector, Germany may have turned a corner as broadcasters plow more than $1 billion into programming. READ MORE

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  4. Sun Valley: 5 Possible Deals Likely to Be Discussed

    3:01 pm PDT 07/07/2014
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    The chief executives from Disney, Fox, Time Warner and more are expected to attend the annual gathering, where talk of mergers and acquisitions is commonplace. READ MORE

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  5. Phone Hacking: The Cost of Trial and Police Probes To Date

    3:28 pm PDT 07/03/2014
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    The trial costs for Rupert Murdoch's News Corp are estimated at $100 million-plus, with the cost of trial and probes to British taxpayers estimated to be close to $70 million. READ MORE

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  6. New York Real Estate: From the $1.8M Studio Apartment to the $147M Hamptons Estate

    6:00 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    The luxury market continues to surge as average sales prices jump 46 percent in the first quarter of 2014 compared to last year. READ MORE

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  7. 'Great Britain': Theater Review

    9:57 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    Rupert Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks and the phone-hacking scandal are skewered in this savage comedy about the toxic relationship between press, police and politicians, which was rehearsed in secret for legal reasons. READ MORE

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  8. Sun Valley Guest List 2014: Rupert Murdoch, Leslie Moonves, Jeffrey Katzenberg and More

    6:30 am PDT 06/28/2014
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    Other execs set to attend the annual gathering, which runs July 8-13, are Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes, Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and Paramount Pictures head Brad Grey. READ MORE

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  9. How Canada's CBC is Shaping Its Digital Future With Mobile Content

    6:55 am PDT 06/27/2014
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    The struggling public broadcaster will bypass older viewers for younger ones. READ MORE

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  10. Hacking Trial: Judge 'Very Concerned' About Prime Minister Apology for Having Employed Andy Coulson

    8:50 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    "It is astonishing, we say unprecedented, for a prime minister to make public comments of such a crucial juncture in trial proceeding" while two counts were still being deliberated, says Coulson's lawyer. READ MORE

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  11. Hacking Trial: Jury Discharged After Failing to Reach Verdict on Two Counts

    4:35 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    UPDATED: The charges against Andy Coulson and the former "News of the World" royal editor focused on alleged payments to public officials for royal phone directories‎. READ MORE

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  12. Phone Hacking: Scotland Yard Wants to Question Rupert Murdoch (Report)

    12:38 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    Following a guilty verdict against former "News of the World" editor Andy Coulson, "The Guardian" reports that the mogul would be interviewed as a suspect in an investigation into alleged crime at his company's U.K. newspapers. READ MORE

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  13. News Corp U.K. Unit Emphasizes Corporate Changes After Hacking Trial Verdicts

    5:36 am PDT 06/24/2014
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    "We made changes in the way we do business to help ensure wrongdoing like this does not occur again," the British arm of Rupert Murdoch's company says. READ MORE

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  14. Hacking Trial: 5 Highlights From Months of Testimony — Tabloid Style

    5:00 am PDT 06/20/2014
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    THR's London editor summarizes seven months in court, with salacious details fit for Rupert Murdoch's now-defunct News of the World. READ MORE

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  15. Rupert Murdoch Pens Immigration Reform Op-Ed: 'Immigrants Enrich Our Culture'

    7:43 pm PDT 06/18/2014
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    The media mogul called on Congress to offer a path to citizenship for illegal aliens and remove caps on visas for highly-skilled workers. READ MORE

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  16. BSkyB Hires Investment Banks to Help Mull Possible Euro Pay TV Deal

    4:27 am PDT 06/16/2014
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    The U.K. satellite TV giant has been in talks to acquire Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland in a deal that would see Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox retain a 39 percent stake. READ MORE

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  17. Hacking Trial: Judge Finishes Case Summary, Jury to Mull Verdicts

    9:31 am PDT 06/11/2014
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    The jury will deliberate on charges against former "News of the World" editors ‎Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson and five others. READ MORE

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  18. Hacking Trial: Judge Tells Jury to Weigh Arguments for Cover-Up Versus 'Damage Limitation'

    9:14 am PDT 06/10/2014
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    The jury is expected to later this week start deliberating on charges against former "News of the World" editors ‎Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson and five others once the judge finishes his case summary. READ MORE

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  19. Hacking Trial: Judge Interrupts Case Summary Due to Juror's Migraine

    11:12 am PDT 06/05/2014
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    Topics discussed in court Thursday included the case of a missing schoolgirl that caused the hacking scandal to erupt and the relationship between former "News of the World" editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson. READ MORE

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  20. Analyst Upgrades BSkyB Stock Despite Questions Over Possible Euro Pay TV Deal

    6:31 am PDT 06/05/2014
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    Sanford C. Bernstein's Claudio Aspesi now has a "market perform" rating, saying "BSkyB's low valuation reflects fears of rising content competition," while he is more optimistic. READ MORE

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  21. Fox's Star India CEO Talks Content Strategy, Digital Growth, Working for Murdoch

    11:31 am PDT 05/29/2014
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    Uday Shankar explains why the TV giant puts a spotlight on women and social issues, explains how he got a film star to host a talk show and discusses Indian viewers' appetite for Bollywood and Hollywood content. READ MORE

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