News Corp. Australia Division CEO Resigns, Murdoch Takes Over Chairmanship

News Limited staff 'shocked'

John Hartigan, the chairman and CEO of News Corp.'s Australian division, News Limited, announced today that he is resigning. In a notable move, Rupert Murdoch himself will take over Hartigan’s role as News Limited chairman.

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