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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

The Daily's Woes Proves Content, Not Platform Is King Publication was boxed-in from Day 1 by its iPad-only positioning

The Daily will fire off its last electronic dispatches Dec. 15, bringing an end to a deeply flawed, but ultimately important experiment in digital journalism. When the News Corp.-owned publication announced…

December 3, 2012, 2:33 PM EST

High-Level Changes at News Corp. Execs shuffled; folds The Daily, its costly iPad experiment, after a year

Huge changes are afoot at News Corp. today as the scandal-wracked company prepares to split into two publicly traded parts. The media juggernaut announced that Robert Thomson, a long-serving lieutenant…

December 3, 2012, 9:46 AM EST

Roger Ailes Renews News Corp. Contract Fox News chairman and CEO will head multiple divisions for four more years

Roger Ailes has signed a new four-year contract to remain chairman and CEO of Fox News and chairman of Fox Television Stations. The positions oversee multiple Fox properties, including Fox…

October 19, 2012, 3:32 PM EDT

Investors Fail to Affect Leadership Structure at News Corp. Murdoch's role unchanged

The hacking scandal in the English press continues to dog News Corporation, at least in the minds of a few excitable reporters, who speculate that trouble will come to the media…

October 16, 2012, 3:18 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

Group Petitions FCC to Deny Renewal of Fox TV Licenses Action against News Corp. is seen as a long shot

Washington reaction to the News Corp. hacking scandal has been relatively quiet, but at least one group isn't giving up. The Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington filed a…

August 22, 2012, 12:40 PM EDT

Peter Rice Named Head of Fox Networks Group Sports boss David Hill transitions to broader role at News Corp.; Mariah Carey joins Idol

In a major restructuring of News Corp.’s media and entertainment juggernaut, Peter Rice has been elevated to chairman and CEO of the Fox Networks Group. The promotion puts Rice at…

July 23, 2012, 5:53 PM EDT

Rupert Murdoch Resigns From News Corp. Boards Move is in preparation for divorce of publishing, entertainment businesses

Rupert Murdoch resigned from a number of News Corp. boards—including his post as director of News International, the holding company for the newspapers at the center of the U.K. hacking…

July 21, 2012, 7:59 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