Rupert Murdoch


Thu June 13, 2013
The Two-Way

Rupert Murdoch And Wife Wendi Are Divorcing

Originally published on Thu June 13, 2013 11:23 am

Rupert and Wendi Deng Murdoch at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in West Hollywood on Feb. 24.
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Wed June 5, 2013
The Two-Way

British Phone Hacking Scandal: Rebekah Brooks Pleads Not Guilty

Originally published on Wed June 5, 2013 11:04 am

Rebekah Brooks, left, the former Chief Executive of News International, and her husband Charlie Brooks leave Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday in London, England.
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Rebekah Brooks, the former News International chief executive and former top editor at the tabloid News of the World, pleaded not guilty to five charges related to the phone hacking scandal that has rocked England.

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Fri May 24, 2013
The Two-Way

News Corp. Board Approves Company Split

The head of News Corp., Rupert Murdoch, arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in February.
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Media empire News Corp., parent of Fox and The Wall Street Journal, will be cleaved into two businesses starting June 28: a publishing arm and one for entertainment.

The plan was first announced a year ago. As we reported at the time:

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Mon December 3, 2012
The Two-Way

Murdoch's News Corp. Shuts Down 'The Daily'

Originally published on Mon December 3, 2012 8:01 am

News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch in February 2011, when The Daily was launched. Now, it's in shutdown mode.
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Thu August 2, 2012
The Two-Way

Rebekah Brooks Is Charged In British Hacking Scandal

Rebekah Brooks, who has now been charged in the phone hacking scandal.
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Rebekah Brooks, the former editor of The News of the World, has been officially charged in the phone hacking scandal that has roiled Rupert Murdoch's media empire.

The Guardian reports:

"Brooks, 44, answered bail at Lewisham police station and will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on 3 September.

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