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News Topic - Rupert Murdoch

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Sky takeover bid inquiry to assess potential influence on Sky News Competition and Markets Authority details scope of investigation, to look at Murdochs potential to control editorial decisionsThe competition watchdog has said it will assess whether Rupert Murdoch would be able to control or influence editorial decisions
The Guardian | Oct 10, 2017 08:08 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sky takeover by Rupert Murdoch: Competition watchdog specifies terms of investigation into deal The CMA said that it would be assessing whether there will be 'a sufficient plurality of persons with control of the media enterprises serving audiences in the UK following the transaction'
The Independent | Oct 10, 2017 07:08 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fox Business Network Rode Murdochs Millions, a Populist Message and Trump to No. 1 In 1996 Rupert Murdoch had an idea: He was going to launch a TV news network to take on CNN. Five years after it went on the air, Fox News was regularly beating CNN in the Nielsen ratings. And still does. In 2007, when Murdoch decided to create a TV busin
MediaWeek | Oct 9, 2017 11:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Murdoch's UK firm pays damages to ex-spy in hacking scandal Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper company has agreed to pay damages to a former intelligence officer whose computer was hacked by a private investigator working for the now-defunct News of the World tabloid.
KLKNTV.com | Oct 7, 2017 4:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lincoln, Nebraska
Murdoch's UK paper arm admits computer hacking, fuelling criticism of Sky takeover LONDON (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper group said on Friday one of its titles had hacked the computer of a former intelligence officer, an admission which critics said showed why his takeover of European broadcaster Sky should be blocked.
Reuters | Oct 6, 2017 5:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Murdoch's UK firm pays damages to ex-spy in hacking scandal LONDON (AP) Rupert Murdoch’s British newspaper company has agreed to pay damages to a former intelligence officer whose computer was hacked by a private investigator working for the now-defunct News of the World tabloid. Ian Hurst, who ran agents in
The Seattle Times | Oct 6, 2017 4:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Seattle, Washington
Forget tuition fees: cost of living is the key issue facing students | Josh Salisbury Tory and Labour grandstanding over university fees does not help working-class students like myself we need maintenance grants backIn a room of leftwingers, some things are guaranteed to get a round of applause. A jibe at Rupert Murdoch, for instance, or
The Guardian | Oct 2, 2017 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ofcom faces legal action over ruling Sky would remain 'fit and proper' if acquired by Rupert Murdoch 'Ofcom didn't dig deep enough before declaring the Murdochs fit to own even more of our media,' according to campaign group Avaaz
The Independent | Sep 29, 2017 10:55 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Australia's Big Media Set to Get Bigger, With Help From Lawmakers New legislation would ease ownership limits to help local owners compete with Google and Facebook. Critics say it would largely benefit Rupert Murdoch.
New York Times | Sep 28, 2017 6:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth _ and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news.
WQOW.com | Sep 24, 2017 9:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Eau Claire, Wisconsin