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NOW MURDOCH FACES U.S. BOMBARDMENT

September 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

As if Rupert Murdoch did not already have enough turmoil to deal with as his British news unit faces increased scrutiny from police and politicians following the recent phone-hacking scandal, now a significant revolt is developing among some of his chief U.S. shareholders. On Tuesday the shareholders, who include Amalgamated Bank, New Orleans Employees’ Retirement […]

NEWS CORP AGREES: HACKERGATE SCANDAL COULD HURT

August 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In their regulatory filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, companies tend to make far more conservative comments about their projected growth than they do when they cannot be held to account for them. And nowhere did that disparity seem more glaring than in News Corp’s annual report, filed with the SEC today (Monday), in […]