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ANOTHER INVESTORS GROUP CALLS FOR MURDOCH TO STEP DOWN

October 17, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

CalPERS, the nation’s largest public pension fund, is joining other large investors in News Corp that are calling for the ouster of Rupert Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan from the company’s board of directors. CalPERS has questioned the Murdochs’ stewardship of the company following revelations that its now-defunct News of the World routinely […]

NEWS CORP FACES NEW INVESTIGATION

October 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp now faces another investigation following allegations that the European edition of the Wall Street Journal concocted a scheme with a Dutch company to boost its circulation figures and to publish favorable stories about the company in return. In the wake of an apparent breach of ethics — if not the law […]

ANOTHER NEWS CORP SCANDAL EMERGES

October 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp has been forced to defend itself on a second front as the British reporter who broke the News of the World phone-hacking story has followed up with a report that News Corp’s European edition of The Wall Street Journal inflated its circulation figures. The story by Nick Davies of Britain’s Guardian […]

NEW SCANDAL HITS NEWS CORP — THIS ONE INVOLVING WALL ST. JOURNAL

October 12, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Yet another scandal has hit Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp, as Andrew Langhoff, the publisher of Wall Street Journal Europe, submitted his resignation after an internal investigation revealed that the European edition of the News Corp-owned newspaper had a deal with Executive Learning Partnership to sell it copies of the newspaper for use in schools and […]