Rupert Murdoch


Rupert Murdoch

Why Murdoch wants Time Warner: leverage

Jul 16, 2014
Time Warner turned down Rupert Murdoch's reported $80 billion offer. He'll be back.
Posted In: Rupert Murdoch, Deals, Mergers and Acquisitions, offers

UK businesses investigated for phone-hacking, 'blagging'

Aug 2, 2013
The phone-hacking scandal in Britain may extend far beyond the news media to hundreds of other companies.
Posted In: Rupert Murdoch, Britain, News Corp.

Eight charged in U.K. phone hacking scandal

Jul 24, 2012
Eight people have been charged in the phone hacking scandal that closed down Rupert Murdoch's paper, News of the World. Prosecutors allege the employees took part in the illegal interception of voicemail messages of more than 600 people.
Posted In: Rupert Murdoch, News of the World, bbc world service

Former Murdoch employees charged for hacking

Jul 24, 2012
The long running scandal over phone hacking in England has erupted once again as eight former News of the World employees receive criminal charges.
Posted In: Rupert Murdoch, News of the World

Report: News Corp. considers company split

Jun 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal reports that News Corp will divide into an entertainment company and a media company
Posted In: News Corp., Rupert Murdoch, media

Is News Corp. about to become News Corps?

Jun 26, 2012
The Wall Street Journal's John Jannarone explains how News Corp. would split its entertainment and publishing businesses in two.
Posted In: News Corp., media, Rupert Murdoch

News Corp. may become two separate companies

Jun 26, 2012
Rupert Murdoch’s troubled company is considering splitting the entertainment side of the business from the publishing business.
Posted In: News Corp., media, Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch deemed 'unfit' to run company

May 1, 2012
Rupert Murdoch is "unfit to run a major international corporation." That is the verdict from a committee of British lawmakers today. The committee was investigating allegations of widespread phone hacking by journalists working for Murdoch's News of the World tabloid newspaper.
Posted In: News Corp., Rupert Murdoch, U.K.

British lawmakers dub Murdoch unfit as CEO

May 1, 2012
Media titan Rupert Murdoch gets rapped for ignoring phone hacking in U.K. But who reprimands CEOs in the U.S. -- and for what misdeeds?
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Rupert Murdoch's U.K. testimony draws U.S. interest

Apr 26, 2012
Murdoch tells a U.K. government inquiry he didn’t know about phone hacking at one of his British newspapers. U.S. investigators are watching closely.
Posted In: News of the World, News Corp., Rupert Murdoch