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  • Media matriarch and philanthropist Dame Elisabeth Murdoch dies at 103

    Media matriarch and philanthropist Dame Elisabeth Murdoch dies at 103
    Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, mother of News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch, has died at her home outside Melbourne, Australia, at the age of 103. The matriarch of the world's most prominent media family was well-known in Australia for her philanthropy, and...
  • Senior British police officer faces charges in phone-hacking scandal

     
    Detective Chief Inspector April Casburn, a senior British counter-terrorism officer appeared in court to face charges tied to the police investigation into phone hacking by tabloid journalists....
  • Ex-tabloid editors Brooks, Coulson in court for British phone-hacking case

     
    A dozen defendants in a landmark phone-hacking inquiry tied to Rupert Murdoch's News International newspaper group appeared in London's Central Criminal Court for pre-trial hearings....
  • BSkyB hangs onto broadcasting license; James Murdoch criticized

     
    Britain's media regulator declared Thursday that BSkyB was a "fit and proper" holder of a broadcast license. But the agency sharply criticized James Murdoch for failing to exercise proper leadership over the phone-hacking scandal that has enveloped Rupert...
  • Secret tape prompts invitation to Murdoch to go before Parliament

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch will be invited to return to Parliament to explain his comments that suggested that bribing public officials was part of the "culture of Fleet Street," a U.K. government official said Tuesday. Murdoch will be sent a written...
  • Rupert Murdoch agrees to appear before Parliament

    News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch will accept an invitation to appear before a committee of the British Parliament to discuss taped comments he made about a police investigation into journalists' phone hacking and alleged illicit payments to British...
  • Parliament has more questions for Rupert Murdoch after secret tape

    News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch will appear before a committee of the British Parliament following revelations of a secret recording in which the media mogul seemed to say that illicit payments to news sources were routine in Britain. Murdoch, who...
  • Rupert Murdoch keeps succession plan a secret

    Rupert Murdoch keeps succession plan a secret
    At the end of an investor conference designed to shed light on the financial future of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, the 82-year-old media baron was asked how long he planned to stick around as chief executive officer. Needham & Co. senior media...
  • Stage Play About Life of Rupert Murdoch Opens in Australia

    "Rupert," a stage play about the life of News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch, opened Thursday in Australia. The Melbourne Theatre Company production, written by prominent Aussie playwright David Williamson, portrays some of the most pivotal moments in the...
  • Britain charges Sun, Daily Mirror journalists with bribery offenses

    Britain charges Sun, Daily Mirror journalists with bribery offenses
    LONDON – British prosecutors on Tuesday charged four journalists from the Sun and Daily Mirror newspapers and five public officials with bribery offenses, in the latest legal action stemming from an ongoing investigation into media misconduct. The...
  • Rebekah Brooks pleads not guilty! Keith Olbermann coming back.

    After the coffee. Before yelling at someone. The Skinny: Sorry we're a little late this morning. Technical difficulties were the issue and punishment will be delivered. Wednesday's roundup includes the return of Keith Olbermann to television and a...