Murdochgate Moves to N.Y., Focus on Hinton

Murdoch confidant and Dow Jones CEO stands to lose big in scandal

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Les Hinton, CEO of Dow Jones & Company and publisher of The Wall Street Journal, is Rupert Murdoch’s most loyal and long-standing lieutenant—and he may also be the next in line to take the fall in the company’s News of the World phone-hacking scandal. Hinton was executive chairman of News International, News Corp.’s

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