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Sen. Lautenberg, News Corp. Critic, Won’t Seek Re-Election in 2014

Convergent TV

Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.), a persistent critic of News Corp. and media consolidation, said Thursday he will not seek re-election in 2014. The 89-year-old Senator confirmed his plans to the [...]

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Turmoil Engulfs News Corp. Meeting

Performance Marketing

“I think we’ve had enough questions,” Rupert Murdoch told News Corp. shareholders on Friday, less than an hour and a half into the company’s annual shareholder meeting at Fox Studios [...]

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Murdoch Foe Tom Watson to Attend News Corp. Meeting

Performance Marketing

Tomorrow morning, at Fox Studios' Zanuck Theatre in Los Angeles, a very un-Hollywood set will assemble for the annual News Corp. shareholder meeting. But one notable attendee is attempting to [...]

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Former Dow Jones CEO to Testify on Phone Hacking

Performance Marketing

Former Dow Jones CEO and Wall Street Journal publisher Les Hinton, who has been keeping a low profile since he resigned last July in connection with the News of the [...]

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Scotland Yard Wants to Force ‘Guardian’ to Reveal Sources in Hacking Scandal

Performance Marketing

In what the Guardian is calling an “unprecedented legal attack on journalists' sources,” Scotland Yard is seeking to use the Official Secrets Act to force the newspaper's reporters to disclose [...]

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List of Those Who Ordered Hacking to Remain Confidential

Performance Marketing

Glenn Mulcaire has finally revealed the names of the News of the World journalists who ordered him to hack into the phones of several public figures. But, barring a leak, [...]