Stories tagged with News Corp.
By Muckety | April 3, 2017 at 11:17am | 0
Not that corporate board seats are ever political appointments, but Kelly Ayotte, former Republican senator from New Hampshire, has been named a director of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.
By Laurie Bennett | March 31, 2014 at 10:10am | 0
The recently announced succession of Murdoch boys at News Corp. prompts New York Times writer David Carr to note the dominance of father-son relationships at the top of many media companies.
By Laurie Bennett | May 15, 2012 at 5:16am | 0
Rebekah Brooks, former Rupert Murdoch confidant and editor of the News of the World, is being charged with trying to obstruct an investigation into the News Corp. phone hacking scandals.
By Laurie Bennett | December 8, 2011 at 10:05am | 0
We couldn’t help but notice the similarities between Jon Corzine’s prepared statement to the House Agriculture Committee and Rupert Murdoch’s testimony to a Parliamentary committee in July.
By Laurie Bennett | November 10, 2011 at 1:22pm | 0
Penn State trustees understand the value of the football program to the overall budget of Penn State, just as News Corp. directors appreciate the money-making prowess of Rupert Murdoch.
By Laurie Bennett | November 9, 2011 at 8:03am | 0
The ongoing questioning of James Murdoch, scheduled to resume Thursday at Westminster, is a potential embarrassment to more than News Corp.
By Laurie Bennett | October 30, 2011 at 2:17pm | 0
You have to wonder why anyone would want to join the News Corp. board.
By Laurie Bennett | September 20, 2011 at 11:19am | 0
News Corp. got off easy in its settlement with the family of slain teenager Miller Dowler.
By Laurie Bennett | September 6, 2011 at 9:34am | 0
We’re not sure who suffers most from the news that Tony Blair is godfather to Rupert Murdoch’s daughter.
By Laurie Bennett | September 2, 2011 at 2:50pm | 1
The people who run News Corp. - that would be the Murdochs - evidently believe that the Murdochs are doing a heck of a job.
By Laurie Bennett | August 31, 2011 at 9:36am | 0
Once America’s top prosecutor, Michael Mukasey is now a top corporate defender.
By Laurie Bennett | August 17, 2011 at 7:24am | 0
The timing might have been better.
By Laurie Bennett | August 11, 2011 at 6:23am | 0
Connections of the News Corp. board grow ever more entangled.
By Laurie Bennett | August 1, 2011 at 12:06pm | 0
Piers Morgan’s past as a British tabloid editor is catching up with him.
By Laurie Bennett | July 21, 2011 at 8:06am | 0
For those who see Freudian themes in every family drama, here’s proof.
By Laurie Bennett | July 19, 2011 at 12:45pm | 0
As his son began testifying Tuesday before a Parliamentary committee investigating the News of the World phone hacking scandal, Rupert Murdoch interrupted.
By Laurie Bennett | July 14, 2011 at 2:13pm | 0
There’s some irony in the News Corp.’s hiring of Edelman to handle PR in the News of the World phone hacking scandal.
By Laurie Bennett | July 12, 2011 at 5:10pm | 0
Tom Perkins has seen it before.
By Laurie Bennett | July 6, 2011 at 10:28am | 0
The News of the World phone hacking scandal has touched so many celebs that we can’t begin to trace them all.