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Murdoch favourite Brooks returns to UK job in remarkable comeback

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LONDON - Rebekah Brooks, the Rupert Murdoch protegee cleared last year of orchestrating a criminal campaign that damaged the British establishment, will return to her old job running the tycoon's British newspapers next week in a stunning comeback.

Thomson Reuters profit beats, finance unit shows growth

- Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit as the company's biggest division that serves banks and financial institutions showed underlying revenue growth for the first time since 2011.

Business, 29 Jul 2015

Palace scolds Sun for publishing Queen's childhood 'Nazi salute' image

LONDON - Buckingham Palace scolded Rupert Murdoch's top-selling Sun tabloid on Saturday for publishing a previously unknown film from 1933 that appears to show Britain's Queen Elizabeth performing a Nazi salute as a young girl.

World, 18 Jul 2015

James Murdoch says family is united as he takes helm of Fox

CANNES - James Murdoch, who will take the helm of Twenty-First Century Fox next week, said there was little he and his father Rupert did not agree on with respect to the future of the family media empire.

Business, 25 Jun 2015

News Corp must face Dial, Heinz ad monopoly class action - judge

NEW YORK - News Corp has been ordered by a Manhattan federal judge to face a class action lawsuit accusing it of monopolizing the market for in-store promotions at some 52,500 retail stores across the United States.

Business, 19 Jun 2015

Newsmaker - James Murdoch, Harvard dropout, steps into limelight at Fox

REUTERS - James Murdoch, a Harvard drop out, former cartoonist and co-founder of a hip hop music label, did not always appear destined to follow his father as a media baron, but he will take the CEO job at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc with backing from some important investors.

Tech, Business, 12 Jun 2015

Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James - source

NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to his 42-year-old son James, a source familiar with the situation said on Thursday. | Video

Top News, Business, 12 Jun 2015

Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James-source

NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to his 42-year-old son James, a source familiar with the situation said on Thursday. | Video

Business, 12 Jun 2015

Insight: With a prince's backing, James Murdoch may soon ascend at Fox

REUTERS - Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is in no doubt that James Murdoch is ready to take a much bigger role at Twenty-First Century Fox , by far the largest part of the media empire that James' father Rupert Murdoch built.

Business, World, 21 Apr 2015

News Corp, 21st Century Fox seek World Trade Center base - report

NEW YORK - News Corp and 21st Century Fox , controlled by Rupert Murdoch, are in talks to build a joint headquarters in a new 88-story skyscraper at the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan, The New York Times said on Friday.

11 Apr 2015

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