Rupert Murdoch

News Corp's revenue falls for fourth quarter in a row


News Corp's revenue fell for the fourth quarter in a row, hurt by a stronger dollar and dwindling advertising revenue in its core news and information business, which includes the Wall Street Journal.

James Murdoch rejoins high-flying Sky as chairman

LONDON James Murdoch is to return as the chairman of Sky four years after a phone-hacking scandal forced him out, regaining his grip on a pay-TV group that now spans five European countries and is growing strongly.

29 Jan 2016

Murdoch, Hall engagement sparks mockery on social media

The news of Rupert Murdoch's engagement to Jerry Hall sent social media into a sometimes snarky whirl on Tuesday, as Twitter users mocked the former supermodel for her plans to marry the elderly media mogul.

Tech, 13 Jan 2016

Rupert Murdoch, ex-model Jerry Hall announce engagement

LONDON Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and former supermodel Jerry Hall got engaged over the weekend, announcing their plans to tie the knot in a classified ad on Tuesday in the Times newspaper, which is owned by Murdoch's News Corp. | Video

Top News, World, 13 Jan 2016

Murdoch - Tribune papers likely to be sold, LA Times split off

Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Wall Street Journal publisher News Corp , on Friday said he had "strong word" that the Tribune Publishing Co's newspaper group will be bought by a Wall Street firm, while the Los Angeles Times will be split off and purchased by local investors including philanthropist Eli Broad.

Business, Deals, 28 Nov 2015

Laurene Powell Jobs backs Amplify education company bought from News Corp

Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs, is the lead investor who funded the buyout of News Corp's money losing digital education business Amplify earlier this year.

Business, 21 Nov 2015

Britain's Sun tabloid to tear down paywall to boost readership

LONDON Britain's biggest-selling newspaper the Sun is to take down its online paywall, after the Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid failed to win enough readers in the latest troubled digital experiment for a traditional publisher.

Tech, 30 Oct 2015

Thomson Reuters third-quarter sales dip; shares down

Thomson Reuters Corp on Friday reported third-quarter sales that missed estimates due in part to the strong dollar, but the news and information company's profit beat Wall Street expectations.

Business, Top News, 23 Oct 2015

Brooks faces fights on all fronts back at Murdoch's London HQ

LONDON/WASHINGTON When the once toxic Rebekah Brooks returns to run Rupert Murdoch's British newspapers on Monday she will face the toughest challenge of her career -- rebuilding her reputation and the company in the harsh glare of the public spotlight.

Top News, World, 06 Sep 2015

Murdoch favourite Brooks returns to UK job in remarkable comeback

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.

Tech, 02 Sep 2015

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