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Rupert Murdoch Talks Survival of Newspapers,The media mogul gave a speech in Sydney during a celebration of the 50th anniversary of "The Australian," the newspaper he founded in 1964 in the nation's capital of Canberra. read more
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 4:47 pm
Rupert Murdoch Does Not Want HBO or CNN --NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Rupert Murdoch and family are currently the world's 33rd most powerful people, according to Forbes, ahead of Kalifha bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, the United Arab Emirates president, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, Kim Jong-un and Shinzo Abe, the prime minister of Japan. Murdoch is already the third wealthiest billionaire in the media industry with a fortune of $13.8 billion ...
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 5:28 am
Rupert Murdoch Won't Be Buying ChicagoLooks like there are a couple more companies that Rupert Murdoch won't be buying. Fresh off the news that Time Warner rejected an $80 billion takeover bid from Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, Murdoch said Thursday that he won't be purchasing either the Chicago Tribune or Los Angeles Times. Murdoch cited “cross-ownership laws from another age” via his Twitter account. 21st Century Fox revealed ...
Posted on 18 July 2014 | 10:11 am
Rupert Murdoch still hungry for printRupert Murdoch may be contemplating the biggest acquisition of his career with an audacious offer for media behemoth Time Warner, but he has not forgotten the print side of the business.
Posted on 17 July 2014 | 9:45 pm
Rupert Murdoch may not take no for an answerRupert Murdoch wants one more jewel for his crown.
Posted on 16 July 2014 | 7:48 pm
Rupert Murdoch gets black eye from formerYou can’t choose family, or who your beloved children choose to marry - even briefly. Rupert Murdoch’s former son-in-law, Odey Asset Management’s founding partner Crispin Odey, has given the media mogul a black eye via the multi-billion dollar BSkyB ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 3:20 pm
Rupert Murdoch’s latest plot for worldRupert Murdoch is one of the world’s richest men, and the owner of News Corporation, which operates Fox News, The New York Post, and other major outlets. In addition to effectively owning countless news outlets across the world, Murdoch is also owner ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 4:23 pm
Rupert Murdoch Wants to Buy Time Warner,If we aren’t careful, you won’t be able to turn on your T.V. or go online without Rupert Murdoch somehow controlling the content you’re getting. The billionaire mogul (one of the richest people on the planet) wants to buy Time Warner. It’s a deal ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 6:46 am
Rupert Murdoch's Attempts To Befriend TimeRupert Murdoch has simple desires. He just wants to make some new friends, and purchase a gigantic media conglomerate for tens of billions of dollars. Sadly for Murdoch, neither seems to be going too well at the moment. The conglomerate, Time Warner, keeps ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 12:09 am
Rupert Murdoch: 'I hope my daughter isn'tRupert Murdoch has taken to Twitter to distance himself from continuing rumours of a friendship between his daughter Elisabeth and David Cameron. The media mogul said he had been asked about their relationship in the unexpected post. He wrote: “Asked is ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 8:32 pm
Rupert Murdoch's tabloid 'TheThe Labour MP Tom Watson, a key adversary of the Rupert Murdoch-owned paper during the House of Commons inquiry into phone hacking, tweeted: “Tomorrow's sun headline is “Boy, 4 has mark of the devil.” Do you ever ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 7:48 am
The pervasive power of RupertIn this first extract from his new book, Nick Davies, the reporter who broke the phone hacking story, looks at Rebekah Brooks's 2009 wedding – and how it was a perfect display of the nature of Rupert Murdoch's hold on British ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 6:00 am
How Rupert Murdoch-Owned Time WarnerNow Time Warner is dealing with a new suitor in Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, which is offering $85 per share for TW, or $80 billion. And Levin, who now lives in Washington, D.C., and Maine and is involved in health ...
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 5:00 am
Tony Abbott 'consulted RupertTony Abbott gave Rupert Murdoch a “full rundown” on his planned paid parental leave scheme before announcing the policy in 2010, in a marked contrast with his decision not to consult the party room, a new book reveals.
Posted on 23 July 2014 | 12:41 am
Fox, Time Warner, and RupertRupert Murdoch: back making the news he would like to be remembered for. Photograph: Getty Images. After a two-week hiatus that had some wondering if he'd gone for good, Rupert Murdoch is back on Twitter. "Sorry, I have ...
Posted on 19 July 2014 | 4:05 pm