Topic: James Murdoch

News Corp. PR Kicks Into High Gear

Brooks out, Rupert apologizing in ad

After initially dismissing the massive importance of the News International hacking claims, News Corp. seems to have finally accepted that the scandal isn’t going away anytime soon and has begun…

News International CEO Rebekah Brooks Resigns

Will be replaced by Sky Italia CEO Tom Mockridge

News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks has resigned after facing intense pressure from British lawmakers and the public over the News of the World hacking scandal, reports The Guardian. Brooks…

Rupert Murdoch Breaks His Silence

He says News Corp. handled the scandal 'extremely well'

For the first time since the News of the World hacking scandal exploded earlier this month, Rupert Murdoch is talking. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, which his…

Murdoch and Son Agree to Testify Before Parliament

Both had originally declined

According to information given to the Press Association by a News Corp. spokesperson, Rupert Murdoch and his son James have indicated that they will testify before the U.K. Commons Culture,…

Other News Corp. Outlets Relatively Quiet on Story

Robbery at lemonade stand took priority on one Fox News show

While online news outlets posted constant updates on the shuttering of News of the World and the terms “News Corp” and “Murdoch” trended on Twitter all day Thursday, some News…

People Named Murdoch

Should the family be closed as well as the paper?

The possibility that Rupert Murdoch would choose to close a 168-year-old newspaper, a profitable one at that, is nil. It’s just that the man at the top, who once called…

Another Change in Top Ranks at News Corp.

General counsel Lawrence Jacobs leaving

The changing of the corporate guard at News Corp. continues as another top adviser to Rupert Murdoch is on his way out the door. On Wednesday, News Corp. announced that…

Media Matters to James Murdoch: 'Use Your Power for Change'

Liberal group wants a new era for News Corp.

Media Matters for America, a liberal watchdog group known for its constant sparring with Fox News, has put a full-page ad in today’s International Herald Tribune calling for change at…

Murdoch’s Attempt to End Phone Hacking Scandal Unlikely to Succeed

LONDON -- The story so far: Clive Goodman, a journalist for Rupert Murcoch’s English tabloid, the News of the World, was sent to prison in 2006, along with a private…