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  • Rebekah Brooks Cleared of All Charges at Phone Hacking Trial

    LONDON -- Former News Corp exec Rebekah Brooks has been cleared of all charges at the trial relating to phone-hacking at the News of the World newspaper, where she was editor. After editing the News of the World, Brooks rose to become chief executive...
  • Gail Berman, Fox Networks Group Partner on Jackal Production Banner

    Gail Berman has set a wide-ranging partnership with Fox Networks Group to launch a production entity, the Jackal Group, that will develop digital and TV projects for outlets across the 21st Century Fox TV and digital spectrum. The deal also calls for...
  • Struggling Print Media Outlets Suffering From Separation Anxiety

    Corporate names these days have become increasingly misleading. Time Warner, for example, seems like a bogus appellation, since all of its Time properties have been spun off as of this week into a new publication entity -- one with a challenging future....
  • Are Media Megadeals No Longer a Sure Thing?

    When AT&T announced plans to merge with DirecTV last month, the conventional wisdom was that it was a gift to Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The reason: The government would be more likely to give the Comcast-TW Cable transaction a greenlight with the...
  • Chase Carey signs short-term deal to stay as president of Fox

    Chase Carey, the president and chief operating officer of 21st Century Fox, has signed a new contract to remain at media mogul Rupert Murdoch's film and television empire at least through 2015. The contract extension, disclosed Monday in a Securities...
  • Richmond School students to receive Amplify tablets

    Richmond School students to receive Amplify tablets
    Students at Richmond Intermediate School in St. Charles will be transitioning from iPads to an "Amplify" tablet, a new device touted for its educational focus. The school board agreed to three-year leases on Monday after a pilot program at the school...
  • Making Sense of Rupert Murdoch's Next Big Moves

    Coming off a year marked by splits, including his empire and marriage, can you blame Rupert Murdoch for making 2014 all about bringing companies together? That's the modus operandi at 21st Century Fox. Earlier this month, the conglom confirmed its intent...
  • Fox Business Enlists WSJ Economics Correspondent As Contributor

    Jon Hilsenrath, the chief economics correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, will join Fox Business Network as a contributor, the TV-news outlet said Thursday. Hilsenrath will continue his duties at the Journal, while making appearances on both Fox...
  • Analysis: Kevin Reilly's Exit Opens Door to Reshaping of Fox Network Biz

    When Kevin Reilly announced his intention to step down as Fox's entertainment chairman, the knee-jerk response from people across the biz, myself included, was "so who is it?" Usually, exec transitions at that level come when the network or studio...
  • Star Chinese Movies at 20: Movie Channel has Evolved With Asian Market

    Star Chinese Movies was launched in Taiwan in 1994 by regional pay-TV pioneer Satellite Television Asian Region (Star Television), which only a couple of years earlier had been bought by News Corp. from Hong Kong telecom giant PCCW. The choice of...
  • Fox and Apollo to create TV production giant.

    Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and private equity giant Apollo Global Management are in preliminary talks to create a global television production house that would manage big hits like "American Idol" and "Deal or No Deal." The deal would combine...