Topic: James Murdoch

James Murdoch's Top Press Adviser Resigns

Had clashed with News Corp. over handling of hacking scandal

Alice Macandrew, James Murdoch’s head spokesperson and one of his closest aides, has resigned from News Corp. due to disagreements over the way that the company handled the recent hacking…

U.K. Phone Hacking Lawyer Looking to Start Case in U.S.

Dowler family attorney partnering with American

News Corp.'s board of directors may soon find itself dealing with some unwanted legal troubles. The Guardian is reporting that Mark Lewis, the attorney who represented the family of Milly Dowler, the murdered…

New Phone Hacking Testimony Contradicts James Murdoch's

Former executives say Murdoch knew of damaging email

In testimony of their own on Tuesday, two former News of the World executives contradicted James Murdoch's assertions before Parliament that he had no knowledge of phone hacking beyond just…

110 Jobs Cut at News International

Freelance positions also under threat

News International has announced that it will ax 110 jobs from its U.K. workforce. The newspaper publisher is also considering changes to its use of freelancers and casual staff. According to…

News International to Sell U.K. HQ

Sale of Wapping site 'a break with the past'

Rupert Murdoch’s News International is selling its headquarters in Wapping, East London, where the company has been based for the last 25 years. Staff from The Sun, The Times, and…

James Murdoch Rejects $6 Million Bonus

News Corp. executive cites hacking scandal in refusing money

James Murdoch appears to be taking the high road come payday. On Friday afternoon, the News Corp. executive—son of media titan Rupert Murdoch—turned down his annual bonus only hours after…

Amid Scandal, News Corp. Board Members Resign

VC star Thomas Perkins and longtime Murdoch associate ending long tenures

After two particularly rough months of scandal at News Corp., two of its independent directors are stepping down. On Friday, News Corp. announced that Thomas Perkins and Kenneth Cowley are both…

Video: Michael Wolff in London

Things are not looking good for Rupert and James

Michael Wolff reports live from Ground Zero of the "Murdochalypse." The view from across the pond?  Things are not looking good for Rupert and James.    

Michael Wolff: On Murdoch in London

At ground zero of the Murdochalypse, things are not looking good for Rupert and James

Michael Wolff in London

James Murdoch 'Likely' to Remain BSkyB Head

Some board members have given him their support

James Murdoch is “likely” to remain head of British Sky Broadcasting after gaining the support of the company’s key independent director, Nick Ferguson, reports the Guardian. Murdoch’s future at the…