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Disney's Fox purchase 'a losing game', says Loftus Peak's Alex Pollak - The Australian Financial Review 17 Jan 2019, 5:25 am

Disney's Fox purchase 'a losing game', says Loftus Peak's Alex Pollak  The Australian Financial Review

Fund manager and former top media analyst Alex Pollak says Walt Disney's acquisition last year of 21st Century Fox's entertainment assets for $US71.3 billion ...

Clive Palmer Has Sent Another Mass Spam Text Promising To Ban Mass Spam Texts - 10 daily 17 Jan 2019, 1:44 am

Clive Palmer Has Sent Another Mass Spam Text Promising To Ban Mass Spam Texts  10 daily

Checked your phone lately? You'll probably have a text from Clive Palmer, linking to a dead website.

Trump role in merger reviews to be target of House panel, source says - PostBulletin.com 16 Jan 2019, 10:58 pm

Trump role in merger reviews to be target of House panel, source says  PostBulletin.com

WASHINGTON — A congressional antitrust panel plans to examine whether the White House improperly influenced merger oversight, including the Justice ...

Letters to the Editor: 01/16/2019 | Letters To The Editor | record-eagle.com - Traverse City Record Eagle 16 Jan 2019, 10:00 pm

Letters to the Editor: 01/16/2019 | Letters To The Editor | record-eagle.com  Traverse City Record Eagle

Ridiculous horse race. It happens every election year. No sooner do we end voting for candidates, attention is being given to who might run two years from now.

James Murdoch Is Setting Up Family Office to Manage Swelling Fortune - Bloomberg 16 Jan 2019, 7:49 pm

James Murdoch Is Setting Up Family Office to Manage Swelling Fortune  Bloomberg

James Murdoch, head of 21st Century Fox Inc. and son of one of the world's wealthiest men, is setting up his own family office as the Murdochs are poised to ...

EPS for Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA) Expected At $1.25; Bb&T Securities Has Cut Twenty First Centy Fox (FOXA) Holding By $807,162 - The Moveefy 16 Jan 2019, 7:30 pm

EPS for Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA) Expected At $1.25; Bb&T Securities Has Cut Twenty First Centy Fox (FOXA) Holding By $807,162  The Moveefy

Bb&T Securities Llc decreased Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (FOXA) stake by 30.01% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Bb&T Securities Llc sold 17,547 shares as ...

How an Elaborate International Scam is Making the Rounds Among Instagrammers and Photographers - PetaPixel 16 Jan 2019, 4:57 pm

How an Elaborate International Scam is Making the Rounds Among Instagrammers and Photographers  PetaPixel

It all started with an email from Wendi Murdoch. She claimed that she had found us through a personal recommendation from a senior editor at Conde Naste ...

RECAP 46: DEEP BLUE SEA - thesportsdaily.com 16 Jan 2019, 12:31 pm

RECAP 46: DEEP BLUE SEA  thesportsdaily.com

PREGAME Welcome back to sunny and beautiful (it's raining, but just ignore that) California. San Jose, to be exact, a place where the Penguins have some very ...

Putin MARRIED: Kremlin hints President will wed girlfriend in secret | Daily Star - Daily Star 16 Jan 2019, 10:40 am

Putin MARRIED: Kremlin hints President will wed girlfriend in secret | Daily Star  Daily Star

VLADIMIR Putin looks set to get married after the Kremlin dropped a big hint he will wed in a secretive ceremony.

Meet the rich men behind the top 5 football clubs in the world - Briefly.co.za 16 Jan 2019, 9:29 am

Meet the rich men behind the top 5 football clubs in the world  Briefly.co.za

Football is now business as investors' aims are to get a return on their investments. In the past, football is played for fun but now it is a venture on its own. Without ...

Radio presenter and music lover - The Age 16 Jan 2019, 6:22 am

Radio presenter and music lover  The Age

HECTOR HOME WALKER 1932-2018. For more than 30 years, Hector Walker presented his much-loved concert program Apres Midi on Melbourne classical ...

Are You Future Ready? | Global Banking & Finance Review - Global Banking And Finance Review 16 Jan 2019, 3:33 am

Are You Future Ready? | Global Banking & Finance Review  Global Banking And Finance Review

The 360 *service* approach to providing a bespoke end-to-end suite of services, setting new parameters of excellence. Words by Ujjwal Goel, Managing Directo.

Ten-year challenge: how did Donald Trump's top team look a decade ago? - The Guardian 15 Jan 2019, 8:59 pm

Ten-year challenge: how did Donald Trump's top team look a decade ago?  The Guardian

Kellyanne Conway was a calendar model, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner were newlyweds and Mick Mulvaney was planning to open a Mexican restaurant.

Report Indicates Regulators May Allow Disney to Spin-Off Fox RSNs - LaughingPlace.com 15 Jan 2019, 4:33 pm

Report Indicates Regulators May Allow Disney to Spin-Off Fox RSNs  LaughingPlace.com

by Laughing Place Disney Newsdesk | Jan 15, 2019. Tags: 21st Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company. As Disney's purchase of numerous 21st Century Fox ...

Zillow Stock Has Become a Bet on House Flipping - Investorplace.com 15 Jan 2019, 3:39 pm

Zillow Stock Has Become a Bet on House Flipping  Investorplace.com

ZG is now primarily a house-flipping business, exposing the owners of Zillow stock to greater risk as the housing market slows.

When D-word hits rich & mighty: Wealthy focus on post-split net worth, not emotional landscape - Economic Times 15 Jan 2019, 11:59 am

When D-word hits rich & mighty: Wealthy focus on post-split net worth, not emotional landscape  Economic Times

The Jeff Bezos divorce will cover Amazon's billions of dollars, but could be handled with ease.

Sunderland 'Til I Die and the neglected communities reliant on football as a means of escape - These Football Times 15 Jan 2019, 12:07 am

Sunderland 'Til I Die and the neglected communities reliant on football as a means of escape  These Football Times

In a nation dominated by austerity, fans, more than ever, are reliant upon their football clubs as a means of escape. Not that it means much in Sunderland.

Executive Shuffle at NBC Hints at C.E.O. Succession - The New York Times 14 Jan 2019, 11:51 pm

Executive Shuffle at NBC Hints at C.E.O. Succession  The New York Times

The game of thrones at NBCUniversal has begun. The company on Monday announced a series of executive changes that could set the stage for the next ...

Our take: What Digital First's bid for Gannett means - Poynter 14 Jan 2019, 8:14 pm

Our take: What Digital First's bid for Gannett means  Poynter

Is the end of Gannett, as we know it, at hand? A hedge fund, known mainly for operating newspaper properties on the cheap, is trying to take over Gannett, the ...

Daily Mail Editor in Chief Noah Kotch Exits After Just 7 Months - TheWrap 14 Jan 2019, 7:17 pm

Daily Mail Editor in Chief Noah Kotch Exits After Just 7 Months  TheWrap

Noah Kotch left the company "to pursue other opportunities," a spokesperson for the tabloid tells TheWrap without getting into speciics.

Ice Cube says Big3 must 'move on' from Fox TV deal - SportsPro Media 14 Jan 2019, 5:28 pm

Ice Cube says Big3 must 'move on' from Fox TV deal  SportsPro Media

Ideological differences cited as cause to end deal between basketball league and Fox Sports.

Irish-founded media firm Storyful has shut its Hong Kong office as it lays off staff - Fora.ie 14 Jan 2019, 5:13 pm

Irish-founded media firm Storyful has shut its Hong Kong office as it lays off staff  Fora.ie

NEWS CORP'S STORYFUL, the Irish-founded media firm, has shut its Hong Kong bureau and laid off six editorial staff. Politico's Morning Media newsletter was ...

Nicola Sturgeon accuses Team Salmond of 'smear' campaign - HeraldScotland 14 Jan 2019, 10:19 am

Nicola Sturgeon accuses Team Salmond of 'smear' campaign  HeraldScotland

NICOLA Sturgeon has claimed she is the victim of a “smear” campaign by friends of Alex Salmond, as she denied reports she misled the public and…

A Book That Captures the Singular Life of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin - The New Yorker 14 Jan 2019, 10:03 am

A Book That Captures the Singular Life of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin  The New Yorker

In Lindsey Hilsum's book “In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin,” there is a passage describing Colvin's ordeal behind ...

The Sun's financial losses have more than tripled in the last year - JOE.co.uk 13 Jan 2019, 3:26 pm

The Sun's financial losses have more than tripled in the last year  JOE.co.uk

The Sun newspaper's losses have more than tripled, new Companies House figures show. Its pre-tax losses in 2018 clocked in at £91.2 million, but New UK's ...

It’s Final: Megyn Kelly and NBC Part Ways. And She Will Be Paid in Full. - The New York Times 12 Jan 2019, 2:23 am

It’s Final: Megyn Kelly and NBC Part Ways. And She Will Be Paid in Full.  The New York Times

After a drawn-out negotiation period, NBC and Megyn Kelly have formally agreed to part ways. The network and the onetime cable news star reached a final ...

Turnbull rebukes Rudd's 'insane conspiracy theory' he trashed NBN for Murdoch - The Sydney Morning Herald 11 Jan 2019, 8:56 am

Turnbull rebukes Rudd's 'insane conspiracy theory' he trashed NBN for Murdoch  The Sydney Morning Herald

The former prime ministers are at war over Mr Rudd's call for a royal commission into News Corp's "campaign" against the NBN.

Factbox: High-profile corporate chieftain's divorces - Reuters UK 10 Jan 2019, 6:10 pm

Factbox: High-profile corporate chieftain's divorces  Reuters UK

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, and his wife MacKenzie, who announced on Wednesday that they are divorcing, are the latest of a long line ...

MacKenzie Bezos: Divorce settlement could make her world’s richest woman - The Irish Times 10 Jan 2019, 2:23 pm

MacKenzie Bezos: Divorce settlement could make her world’s richest woman  The Irish Times

Amazon founder's divorce set to eclipse five of the most expensive splits in history.

Brexit Is Dividing Britain. So Is a Brexit Movie. - The New York Times 10 Jan 2019, 9:15 am

Brexit Is Dividing Britain. So Is a Brexit Movie.  The New York Times

A TV film starring Benedict Cumberbatch about Britain's 2016 referendum on membership in the European Union had a difficult journey to the screen.

$137 bn at stake: How the divorce can impact global wealth ranking of Jeff Bezos - Economic Times 10 Jan 2019, 4:01 am

$137 bn at stake: How the divorce can impact global wealth ranking of Jeff Bezos  Economic Times

If the fortune is split equally, MacKenzie can become the worlds richest woman with $69 bn.

Rupert Murdoch's News Group Newspapers sees losses deepen for The Sun and The Sun of Sunday, while The Times swings to profit - City A.M. 9 Jan 2019, 12:23 pm

Rupert Murdoch's News Group Newspapers sees losses deepen for The Sun and The Sun of Sunday, while The Times swings to profit  City A.M.

Rupert Murdoch's media empire took a hit today as the publisher of The Sun and The Sun on Sunday saw losses widen last year amid a continued squeeze.

Kevin Rudd is calling for a royal commission into Rupert Murdoch’s intent ‘to kill the NBN’ - Techly 9 Jan 2019, 5:47 am

Kevin Rudd is calling for a royal commission into Rupert Murdoch’s intent ‘to kill the NBN’  Techly

Kevin Rudd has been a vocal critic of Rupert Murdoch's monopoly on Australian media for some time, going as far as describing the media magnate as "a cance.

Predictions: What Headlines Hollywood Will Talking About This Year - Hollywood Reporter 7 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Predictions: What Headlines Hollywood Will Talking About This Year  Hollywood Reporter

THR looks into the crystal ball at what could happen in the year ahead.

Citizen Murdoch's critical grip on democracy - The Sydney Morning Herald 5 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Citizen Murdoch's critical grip on democracy  The Sydney Morning Herald

Former prime minister Kevin Rudd examines what 2019 has in store for democracy.

Rupert Murdoch’s Wall Street Journal Rips Trump for ‘Absurd’ and ‘Cracked History’ of Afghanistan - TheWrap 4 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch’s Wall Street Journal Rips Trump for ‘Absurd’ and ‘Cracked History’ of Afghanistan  TheWrap

"We cannot recall a more absurd misstatement of history by an American President," Wall Street Journal's wrote of Trump's take on Afghanistan history.

Jerry Hall and husband Rupert Murdoch sweetly hold hands during refreshing swim in Barbados - Daily Mail 3 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Jerry Hall and husband Rupert Murdoch sweetly hold hands during refreshing swim in Barbados  Daily Mail

The iconic model, 62, continued to lap up the scenic atmosphere as she joined her husband and media mogul Rupert Murdoch, 87, for an idyllic swim in ...

Jerry Hall, 62, hits the Barbados beach in chic halterneck swimsuit - Daily Mail 2 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Jerry Hall, 62, hits the Barbados beach in chic halterneck swimsuit  Daily Mail

They will celebrate their third wedding anniversary in March, and Jerry Hall, 62 and Rupert Murdoch, 87, looked as inseparable as ever during a beach day on ...

2018 in Media: The year Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre and Rupert Murdoch were finally eclipsed - iNews 31 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

2018 in Media: The year Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre and Rupert Murdoch were finally eclipsed  iNews

A tumultuous year in Media concluded with the apparent eclipse of Rupert Murdoch and Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre, two figures who, for better or worse, have ...

Files reveal UK’s love-hate relationship with media baron Rupert Murdoch - Hindustan Times 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Files reveal UK’s love-hate relationship with media baron Rupert Murdoch  Hindustan Times

The Conservative party's 'need' for support during the 1997 elections from media baron Rupert Murdoch's UK-based titles has been revealed in classified files ...

John Major told ministers to avoid attending 'jamboree' for Rupert Murdoch, newly released files reveal - The Independent 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

John Major told ministers to avoid attending 'jamboree' for Rupert Murdoch, newly released files reveal  The Independent

Newly released Cabinet papers reveal John Major told his ministers to avoid attending a “jamboree” for Rupert Murdoch, only to have his home secretary ...

Rupert Murdoch's ex Wendi Deng, 50, boards a luxurious yacht with daughter Grace, 17, in St Barts - Daily Mail 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch's ex Wendi Deng, 50, boards a luxurious yacht with daughter Grace, 17, in St Barts  Daily Mail

The film producer, 50, donned a white, sheer midi dress with a floral embroidery for her day out with her daughters Grace, 17, and Chloe, 15.

Rupert Murdoch had 'very biased views' on politics warned top UK government aide - Mirror Online 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch had 'very biased views' on politics warned top UK government aide  Mirror Online

An incredibly frank memo by John Major's press secretary said the media baron was 'very poorly informed' and 'god knows' what the Sun editor told him.

Succession's fictional ruler isn't Rupert Murdoch; but he's an unofficial source - The Sydney Morning Herald 21 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Succession's fictional ruler isn't Rupert Murdoch; but he's an unofficial source  The Sydney Morning Herald

This caustic drama about an ageing media patriarch and his wayward children is one of the best new shows of 2018.

Inside the Vast (and Disruptive) Legacy of Rupert Murdoch - Hollywood Reporter 20 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Inside the Vast (and Disruptive) Legacy of Rupert Murdoch  Hollywood Reporter

From firing all his printers in 1986 to prompting the rise of pay TV with 20th Century Fox to dismantling his own empire, Rupert Murdoch's more than 35-year ...

Rupert Murdoch and Van Jones worked together to get this bill passed - CNN 19 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch and Van Jones worked together to get this bill passed  CNN

New York (CNN Business) A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter. You can sign up for free right here.

Ex-Australian PM Calls Murdoch Media Empire a 'Political Party' - Sputnik International 18 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Ex-Australian PM Calls Murdoch Media Empire a 'Political Party'  Sputnik International

In the past six decades, 86-year-old Rupert Murdoch has created two media empires, including NewsCorp and 21st Century Fox. They in turn own such media ...

The 1959 true crime stories that saved a man's life and launched Rupert Murdoch's career - ABC News 17 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

The 1959 true crime stories that saved a man's life and launched Rupert Murdoch's career  ABC News

Today's audiences are used to true crime podcasts like The Teacher's Pet and Trace, which shed *fresh* light on cold cases. But decades before podcasts existed, ...

With a single tweet, the Murdoch family’s political fissures are laid bare - The Washington Post 13 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

With a single tweet, the Murdoch family’s political fissures are laid bare  The Washington Post

With a single tweet of a news site's crowdfunding effort, the Murdoch family's political fissures were out there for all to see. “I'm supporting something different: ...

BBC documentary series to explore Rupert Murdoch’s influence over British press - iNews 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

BBC documentary series to explore Rupert Murdoch’s influence over British press  iNews

The BBC is set to examine media mogul Rupert Murdoch's influence and reach over the British press in a newly commissioned three-part documentary series.

BBC series to explore influence of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire - Irish Examiner 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

BBC series to explore influence of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire  Irish Examiner

The BBC will explore the influence of newspaper mogul Rupert Murdoch's media empire in a new three-part television series. A Tabloid Empire will cover the ...

Rupert Murdoch's Daughter-In-Law Backs News Site For 'Progressive Realism' - HuffPost 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch's Daughter-In-Law Backs News Site For 'Progressive Realism'  HuffPost

The crown jewels of Rupert Murdoch's media empire are right-leaning outlets like Fox News and the New York Post, but his daughter-in-law is financially ...

Behind the Offers and Counteroffers Culminating in the Landmark Disney-Fox Deal - Variety 6 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Behind the Offers and Counteroffers Culminating in the Landmark Disney-Fox Deal  Variety

Even on the day the deal was unveiled, it was still hard to believe. Rupert Murdoch was hoisting the white flag, getting out of the entertainment business that he ...

Rupert Murdoch, sons begin their goodbyes to 21st Century Fox - Toronto Star 15 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch, sons begin their goodbyes to 21st Century Fox  Toronto Star

On Wednesday, the 87-year-old media baron choreographed a coda for 21st Century Fox —the company he has spent decades shaping into a global media ...

Rupert Murdoch, and sons, begin their goodbyes to 21st Century Fox - Los Angeles Times 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch, and sons, begin their goodbyes to 21st Century Fox  Los Angeles Times

On Wednesday, the 87-year-old media baron choreographed a coda for 21st Century Fox — the company he has spent decades shaping into a global media ...

Lachlan Murdoch Salutes Father Rupert Murdoch At Fox’s Last Annual Shareholder Meeting Before Disney Deal – Update - Deadline 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Lachlan Murdoch Salutes Father Rupert Murdoch At Fox’s Last Annual Shareholder Meeting Before Disney Deal – Update  Deadline

Fox Executive Chairman Lachlan Murdoch offered a tribute to his father, Rupert Murdoch, during the company's annual shareholder meeting.

When It Comes To Sports, Money Is No Object For Rupert Murdoch - Forbes 7 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

When It Comes To Sports, Money Is No Object For Rupert Murdoch  Forbes

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch is prepared to spend big bucks to strengthen Fox's already-formidable lineup of sports *content*.

Rupert Murdoch likely to have done last big deal, a former editor says - 7.30 - ABC News 6 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Rupert Murdoch likely to have done last big deal, a former editor says - 7.30  ABC News

Rupert Murdoch stunned investors with the recent sale of 21st Century Fox to Disney for $US71 billion. One of the mogul's former editors believes it's his last big ...

Lachlan Murdoch already 'running the show' in Australia, News Corp insider says - ABC News 5 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Lachlan Murdoch already 'running the show' in Australia, News Corp insider says  ABC News

What will News Corp look like when Rupert Murdoch, 87, is no longer at the helm? An insider says son Lachlan is already calling the shots in Australia.

Fox News Is Poisoning America. Rupert Murdoch and His Heirs Should Be Shunned. - The Intercept 4 Nov 2018, 7:00 am

Fox News Is Poisoning America. Rupert Murdoch and His Heirs Should Be Shunned.  The Intercept

The Murdoch family is warmly received in the hallways of power and money. But they should be ostracized in the same way that Steve Bannon has.

Rupert Murdoch honored with Legends Award at American Australian Association anniversary celebration - Fox News 31 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch honored with Legends Award at American Australian Association anniversary celebration  Fox News

21st Century Fox and News Corporation executive chairman Rupert Murdoch was honored on Tuesday night at the 70th anniversary celebration of the American ...

Rupert Murdoch could pull off amazing coup: Buying Fox regional sports networks back from Disney at a discount of billions - CNBC 26 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch could pull off amazing coup: Buying Fox regional sports networks back from Disney at a discount of billions  CNBC

The front-runner to buy 22 regional sports TV networks from Disney is the same company that sold them in the first place. "New Fox," the company that will ...

Rupert Murdoch’s six children each to get $2bn windfall - The Irish Times 17 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch’s six children each to get $2bn windfall  The Irish Times

Funds to flow from break-up of media mogul's empire and sale of entertainment businesses.

Murdoch children may get up to $2bn each in 21st Century Fox sale - The Guardian 17 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Murdoch children may get up to $2bn each in 21st Century Fox sale  The Guardian

Rupert Murdoch's six children could each receive as much as $2bn (£1.5bn) from the sale of his 21st Century Fox global entertainment empire to Disney.

What 52 years under Rupert Murdoch have taught Les Hinton - CNN 12 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

What 52 years under Rupert Murdoch have taught Les Hinton  CNN

If anything drives media mogul Rupert Murdoch, it's that "he loves to be an underdog," said one of the people who knows him best.

Rupert Murdoch Made $8.7B on Fox Sale - Hollywood Reporter 10 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch Made $8.7B on Fox Sale  Hollywood Reporter

21st Century Fox executive co-chairman Rupert Murdoch earns a massive payday amid the sale of big parts of the company to the Walt Disney Co.

Malcolm McDowell to Play Rupert Murdoch in Fox News Movie (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety 8 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Malcolm McDowell to Play Rupert Murdoch in Fox News Movie (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

Malcolm McDowell has been tapped to play News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch in in Annapurna's upcoming Fox News movie.

Rupert Murdoch: The man, the myths and a media dynasty which is as strong as ever - The Independent 8 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch: The man, the myths and a media dynasty which is as strong as ever  The Independent

They say that first impressions often count the most. That is certainly the case where me and Rupert Murdoch are concerned.

Murdoch Family Scores Big Raises on Eve of Fox/Disney Deal - Variety 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Murdoch Family Scores Big Raises on Eve of Fox/Disney Deal  Variety

Rupert, Lachlan, and James Murdoch were rewarded handsomely for their decision to sell large parts of Fox to Disney.

Rupert Murdoch's Sky reign to end as Fox sells all shares to Comcast - The Guardian 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch's Sky reign to end as Fox sells all shares to Comcast  The Guardian

Rupert Murdoch's three-decade reign at Sky TV is to end after his company 21st Century Fox announced it would sell all of its shares in the British broadcaster to ...

Murdoch: What next for the media mogul after Sky deal? - BBC News 24 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Murdoch: What next for the media mogul after Sky deal?  BBC News

Comcast's victory in the long battle to win control of Sky, the satellite broadcaster founded by Rupert Murdoch in the 1980s, is the latest milestone in the media ...

Did Rupert Murdoch really go after Malcolm Turnbull? - The Sydney Morning Herald 22 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Did Rupert Murdoch really go after Malcolm Turnbull?  The Sydney Morning Herald

The one thing you can say about revelations two of Australia's wealthiest media bosses spoke days ahead of Malcolm Turnbull's ousting from the Prime ...

Comcast outbids Rupert Murdoch’s Fox to win control of Sky - The Guardian 22 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Comcast outbids Rupert Murdoch’s Fox to win control of Sky  The Guardian

Rupert Murdoch's control of Sky is likely to end after three decades after his 21st Century Fox company was outbid by US rival Comcast, which offered £30bn to ...

A very Australian coup: Murdoch, Turnbull and the power of News Corp - The Guardian 19 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

A very Australian coup: Murdoch, Turnbull and the power of News Corp  The Guardian

In the first part of a series, Guardian Australia reveals the outsize influence of a media mogul two Australian prime ministers blame for their demise.

Turnbull was warned Rupert Murdoch was trying to remove him as prime minister - The Guardian 19 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Turnbull was warned Rupert Murdoch was trying to remove him as prime minister  The Guardian

Malcolm Turnbull understood to have received call from billionaire Kerry Stokes saying News Corp was looking for leadership change.

What did Rupert Murdoch and Kerry Stokes have to do with the Liberal leadership spill? - ABC News 18 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

What did Rupert Murdoch and Kerry Stokes have to do with the Liberal leadership spill?  ABC News

Malcom Turnbull's demise was unusual for many reasons, and truly unique for one: his was the first known prime ministership to be the subject of a billionaires' ...

Rupert Murdoch to Kerry Stokes: 'Malcolm has to go.' - The Australian Financial Review 17 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch to Kerry Stokes: 'Malcolm has to go.'  The Australian Financial Review

News Corp's spear carriers swear there was no Murdoch campaign to bring down Malcolm Turnbull. Pity Rupert Murdoch personally made a lie of that.

Blame Rupert Murdoch for Trump Calling Journalists 'Enemies of the People' - The Daily Beast 10 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Blame Rupert Murdoch for Trump Calling Journalists 'Enemies of the People'  The Daily Beast

Donald Trump has made America dangerous for journalists. He couldn't have done that without the work of a man who employs thousands of journalists, Rupert ...

The Goss: Rupert Murdoch and wife Jerry Hall 'expected' Down Under - The Sydney Morning Herald 5 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

The Goss: Rupert Murdoch and wife Jerry Hall 'expected' Down Under  The Sydney Morning Herald

News Corp top brasses are preparing for a visit from a frail-looking Rupert Murdoch and his fourth wife and carer Jerry Hall. Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall in ...

Rupert Murdoch must make £26bn-plus Sky bid to thwart Comcast - The Guardian 5 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch must make £26bn-plus Sky bid to thwart Comcast  The Guardian

Rupert Murdoch could table a new £26bn-plus offer for Sky this week in an effort to stop rival Comcast from becoming the new owner of Europe's biggest pay-TV ...

The Murdoch Method by Irwin Stelzer review – has Rupert Murdoch lost his touch? - The Guardian 1 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

The Murdoch Method by Irwin Stelzer review – has Rupert Murdoch lost his touch?  The Guardian

A finely balanced assessment of the media mogul's sprawling empire – written by his right-hand man.

Rupert Murdoch, Mischief-Maker on a Global Scale - InsideSources 20 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch, Mischief-Maker on a Global Scale  InsideSources

Yet, it can be argued, another rich man might have had a much larger effect on the politics of this century: Rupert Murdoch.

Murdoch Caps Long Career by Laughing All the Way to Bank - Bloomberg 19 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Murdoch Caps Long Career by Laughing All the Way to Bank  Bloomberg

Rupert Murdoch had one more blockbuster deal in him. And it might be the grizzled veteran's sweetest yet. The 87-year-old mogul is poised to complete a $71 ...

What's Next in the Battle for Rupert Murdoch’s Media Empire - Bloomberg 13 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

What's Next in the Battle for Rupert Murdoch’s Media Empire  Bloomberg

When Rupert Murdoch bid for full control of his European pay-TV affiliate Sky Plc in late 2016, he had little idea it would spark the media M&A battle of the ...

Rupert Murdoch wins government clearance for Sky takeover - The Guardian 12 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch wins government clearance for Sky takeover  The Guardian

21st Century Fox gets go-ahead to buy the 61% of the business it does not already own.

Rupert Murdoch: The media mogul says goodbye to much of the company he built - The Washington Post 1 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch: The media mogul says goodbye to much of the company he built  The Washington Post

It all started with a few glasses of wine and two media titans talking about how hard life is. Rupert Murdoch, the 87-year-old founder and co-executive chairman ...

Rupert Murdoch's Net Worth Ticks Up To A Staggering $26 Billion - B&T 27 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch's Net Worth Ticks Up To A Staggering $26 Billion  B&T

According to last month's AFR Rich List, Australia's richest man is packaging magnate Richard Pratt and his impressive $12.9 billion fortune. Yet, the tile ...

Rupert Murdoch's Fortune Jumps By $1.2 Billion Following Disney's Latest Bid For Fox - Forbes 23 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch's Fortune Jumps By $1.2 Billion Following Disney's Latest Bid For Fox  Forbes

Rupert Murdoch is cashing in at the House of Mouse. The media mogul is now richer than ever, with a net worth of $19.2 billion at the end of trading on Friday, ...

No matter what, Rupert Murdoch will just get even richer - The A.V. Club 20 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

No matter what, Rupert Murdoch will just get even richer  The A.V. Club

While most of the nation is caught up watching the Mexican border with soul-sick revulsion, there's been another big drama playing out in the papers that you ...

Rupert Murdoch will be enjoying the hunt for 21st Century Fox - The Guardian 14 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch will be enjoying the hunt for 21st Century Fox  The Guardian

Rupert Murdoch has been lucky – or, more likely, skilful in his timing. He is now sitting on two juicy offers for the best bits of 21st Century Fox – the all-share ...

Britain to rule on Rupert Murdoch's bid for Sky on Tuesday - CNBC 5 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Britain to rule on Rupert Murdoch's bid for Sky on Tuesday  CNBC

Britain will give its verdict on Rupert Murdoch's pursuit of Sky later on Tuesday, potentially paving the way for the mogul's Twenty-First Century Fox to go ...

“This Was Lachlan’s Revenge”: As a Murdoch Son Moves to Consolidate His Power, Rupert Says “I’m Still Here” - Vanity Fair 4 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

“This Was Lachlan’s Revenge”: As a Murdoch Son Moves to Consolidate His Power, Rupert Says “I’m Still Here”  Vanity Fair

Rupert thwarted the revenge firing of an old Lachlan adversary—and it's not the new Fox News's only problem. “The pro-Trump thing isn't working,” says an ...

Rupert Murdoch, Donald Trump and the politics of resentment - Financial Times 2 May 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch, Donald Trump and the politics of resentment  Financial Times

Today's great electoral skill is the ability to harvest resentment. The psychology is simple. Identify with a large demographic that feels looked down on. Fuse your ...

Did Rupert Murdoch pull the plug by choice or wake up a man out of time? - British GQ 29 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Did Rupert Murdoch pull the plug by choice or wake up a man out of time?  British GQ

Was Rupert Murdoch getting out before the world ends? Michael Wolff explores why Murdoch is now yesterday's news.

Rupert Murdoch Reassures Friends Worried About His Health: "I’m Doing Great" - Hollywood Reporter 21 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Rupert Murdoch Reassures Friends Worried About His Health: "I’m Doing Great"  Hollywood Reporter

The Fox titan, 87, is recovering from a serious back injury and says via email, "I'm looking forward to being back in the office in a couple weeks."

Rupert Murdoch Bio


Australian-American media mogul

March 11, 1931, (87 years old)

Keith Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch
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