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  1. BSkyB's Sky Arts Unveils $4.8 Million TV Projects Fund

    3:40 am PST 11/05/2014
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    The network is looking for partnerships with cultural organizations and unveils "Christmas Windows Live," featuring performances from the likes of Pixie Lott READ MORE

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  2. Benedict Cumberbatch Announces Engagement in Old-School Way

    1:16 am PST 11/05/2014
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    An announcement of the 'Sherlock' star's "forthcoming marriage" to theater director Sophie Hunter appeared in The Times READ MORE

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  3. Sky Deutschland Reports First Quarterly Net Profit in Years

    12:39 am PST 11/03/2014
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    The German pay TV company, controlled by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, added 96,000 subscribers during the latest quarter READ MORE

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  4. Rupert Murdoch Appraises HBO Standalone Plans, Calls for 'Serious' Netflix Competitor

    10:46 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    'As an industry, we need a competitor — a serious competitor — to Netflix and Amazon,' the mogul said READ MORE

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  5. 'The Flash' U.K. Debut on Sky 1 Draws 630,000 Viewers

    6:38 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    Also in Britain, fellow DC Comics series 'Gotham' has continued to draw more than 1 million viewers on Viacom's Channel 5 READ MORE

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  6. BSkyB Invests in Multichannel Network Whistle Sports

    12:59 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    The $7 million investment is part of the U.K. pay TV giant's funding of U.S. startups READ MORE

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  7. Rupert Murdoch Tests Out His New Drone

    7:27 pm PDT 10/27/2014
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    The News Corp. and Fox chief is currently at global digital tech conference WSJD Live READ MORE

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  8. Rebekah Brooks Visits News Corp in New York as She "Considers Her Professional Future"

    6:46 am PDT 10/24/2014
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    "She and her family are here in the United States for a visit, reconnecting with friends and meeting with businesses," her former employer says READ MORE

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  9. BSkyB Will Own at Least 69 Percent of Sky Deutschland After Takeover

    4:49 am PDT 10/20/2014
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    The British pay TV group is acquiring 21st Century Fox's stakes in the German giant and Sky Italia READ MORE

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  10. Time Warner Execs Expected to Continue Making Their Case for Independence

    6:12 pm PDT 10/13/2014
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    An investor day scheduled Wednesday comes three months after an acquisition offer from Rupert Murdoch was rebuffed READ MORE

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  11. Michael Wolff on Elisabeth Murdoch: Rupert's Daughter at a Crossroads

    8:00 am PDT 10/08/2014
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    Out at Shine Group, the company she founded, and splitting from the husband her father dislikes, the media mogul's dynamo daughter has become the family’s most intriguing question READ MORE

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  12. Piers Morgan: 'I Would Love to Be Back on American Television'

    7:03 am PDT 10/06/2014
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    The former CNN anchor also calls U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron's actions "reprehensible" READ MORE

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  13. Elisabeth Murdoch Divorcing PR Executive Matthew Freud

    7:35 pm PDT 10/04/2014
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    Rupert Murdoch's daughter and the PR firm head have been married for 13 years and have two children READ MORE

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  14. News Corp to Acquire Online Real Estate Firm Move for $950 Million

    4:05 am PDT 09/30/2014
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    The company says the biggest deal since the Fox split will make online real estate "a powerful pillar of our portfolio” READ MORE

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  15. Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Pay Rises Slightly to $29.2 Million

    5:04 am PDT 09/29/2014
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    The entertainment company discloses its compensation for the media mogul, son James and Chase Carey READ MORE

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  16. Fox’s Sky Deutschland Takes TMG Film Package

    6:58 am PDT 09/25/2014
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    The German pay-TV group picks up exclusive rights to some 90 titles, including ‘Divergent,’ ‘Nightcrawler,’ and the ‘Iron Man’ franchise READ MORE

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  17. Google Responds to News Corp Criticism in "Dear Rupert" Blog Post

    5:44 am PDT 09/25/2014
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    A rep for the search giant comments on the suggestion it is a "platform for piracy" and other claims READ MORE

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  18. News Corp, Google War of Words Reignites

    8:05 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    The Internet giant‎ references a famous Sun headline mentioning a hamster READ MORE

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  19. Scottish Independence Vote: Celebrities Take to Twitter With Last-Minute Pleas

    4:59 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    Stars backing "yes" and "no" sides reach out to Scots on day of reckoning READ MORE

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  20. 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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  21. 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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