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'New' News Corp. Fills Executive Ranks London-based execs named chief strategy officer and chief creative officer

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. is organizing ranks at its proposed separate publishing arm, which it's currently calling the "New News Corporation." Anoushka Healy, the group managing editor of News Corp.'s London…

February 1, 2013, 11:08 AM EST

News Corp. Acquires 49% Stake in YES Network Goldman Sachs, Yankees will reduce ownership

News Corp. has acquired nearly half of the YES Network, cable home of the New York Yankees, with an option after three years to boost its position to 80 percent…

November 20, 2012, 12:02 PM EST

Three Media Congloms Make Hefty Sandy Donations News Corp. and Viacom pitch in $1M each; Disney throws in $2 million

The Walt Disney Company is in a generous mood these days. The day after plunking down $4 billion for Star Wars and Indiana Jones owner Lucasfilm Entertainment, Disney has donated $2 million to Hurricane…

November 1, 2012, 4:33 PM EDT

Jonathan Miller to Leave News Corp. Digital chief's departure is latest in string of top-level shuffles

News Corp. chief digital officer Jonathan Miller is leaving his position at the end of next month and will work as an "outside advisor" to the company for about a…

August 23, 2012, 4:46 PM EDT

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 18-23 Spots that shocked, mocked and invented a holiday

This week, a headless pair of breasts sought to sell scents, we saw a final spot from the late Tony Scott, and The Sun found a way to shine. Many of…

August 23, 2012, 4:28 PM EDT

How Hulu Might Change and How It Probably Won't Rumors of major shifts at the streaming video service abound

It's been a busy Monday for Hulu—the company has been dogged for months by rumors that CEO Jason Kilar is eyeing an exit, and that its days of distributing exclusive…

August 20, 2012, 7:04 PM EDT

David Haslingden to Step Down as President and COO of Fox Networks Division's Peter Rice in charge after last month's reorg

Fox Networks Group chairman David Haslingden is set to step down at the end of the calendar year, News Corp. announced today. Haslingden has been president and COO of the…

August 15, 2012, 2:08 PM EDT

Matt Lake Heads to Cablevision as SVP of Branding and Creative Former Brooklyn Brothers exec will focus on Optimum service

Cablevision is bringing in former Brooklyn Brothers principal Matt Lake to the role of svp of branding and creative. Lake will oversee development and creative execution of the MSO's various…

August 9, 2012, 4:49 PM EDT

Elisabeth Murdoch to Resign as Shine Group CEO Retains chairmanship of media company she co-founded

A little over a year after News Corp. bought Shine Group—a television and film production company owned by Elisabeth Murdoch—she is stepping down as its CEO, choosing Alex Mahon as…

July 13, 2012, 1:22 PM EDT

Larry King's Ora.tv Gearing Up for Summer Launch Iconic broadcaster heads to the Web for daily, on-demand programming

It's shaping up to be the summer of online video and Larry King wants in. Announced this March, King and "richest man in the world" Carlos Slim have recruited former president…

May 17, 2012, 6:42 PM EDT

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