Rebekah Brooks, who resigned amid the scandal in 2011, and was cleared of all charges related to phone-hacking in 2014, will again become chief executive of the UK division of News Corp.
British former tabloid news editor Rebekah Brooks is to return to Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp as chief executive of its UK division, the Financial Times reported on Friday. Brooks, who formerly edited The Sun and The News of the World, resigned as chief executive in 2011 at the height of a...
LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks will return to her old job heading Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper division, according to the Financial Times and New York Times, just over a year after being cleared of criminal charges in a phone-hacking scandal. Show More Summary
Just over a year after being acquitted of charges in a phone-hacking and bribery scandal, a longtime protégé of Rupert Murdoch is set to take on a senior role in his company.
Rebekah Brooks and Rupert Murdoch appear to be thisclose again. British press reports on Friday said that Brooks has agreed to return to her former post as head of News Corp’s newspaper division, and News Corp wasn’t denying it: “As...Show More Summary
Brooks quit in July 2011 amid revelations that News of the World staff had hacked into the phones of thousands of people to break news.
Financial Times Former News Corp. executive Rebekah Brooks, who was cleared last year of charges related to the News of the World phone hacking scandal, will soon ascend to the top job in News Corp’s UK division, the Financial TimesShow More Summary
Fox News reports the sad news that Lieutenant General Frank E. Petersen Jr., the first Black Marine Corps aviator has passed at the tender age of 83. Peterson began his career as a seaman and a electronics technician in 1950, then he entered the Naval Aviation Cadet program which he completed in 1952, in time […]
The first season of the phenomenal and critically-acclaimed small screen offering from USA Network, "Mr. Robot," is now approaching its conclusion and according to spoiler reports, something huge will happen during the finale.
The 2015 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) convention and exhibition is still 10 weeks away, but I predict that some of the most interesting news to come out of the event will be an update on Aerion Corp.’s development of a supersonic business jet, known as the AS2. Engineering is proceeding [...]
In his wide-ranging address to the Lowy Institute Media Award dinner earlier this month, News Corp CEO Robert Thomson took umbrage with Google, Facebook and LinkedIn, which he termed 'distributionists'. These companies, Thomson argued,...Show More Summary
On the Web: The FTC Has the Authority to Enforce Data Security: FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp. - TeachPrivacy - "This is a very important case. The FTC achieved a huge win in this case, preserving its power to regulate data security (and privacy by implication). Show More Summary
Mel Gibson‘s publicist slammed reports on Monday that the actor shoved a female photographer outside a Sydney theater, calling the claims “a complete fabrication.” Kristi Miller, News Corp Australia… READ ON
The News Corp mogul showed newfound respect for Trump’s candidacy while Tweeting his praise for former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
The new hit series "Mr. Robot" is nearing the end of its first season, which has fans excited to know what will happen to Evil Corp.
“EXCITING STARTUP CORP has raised $50 million from RAPACIOUS VC BASTARDS. Do you want to interview the CEO to find out how excited he is to be able to dive into a vault of money, Scrooge McDuck-style?” A16z just invested in his payments app for ducks No. Show More Summary
Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath Rupert Murdoch’s Australian mastheads are not exactly known as champions of green energy or climate policies, but a new deal between News Corp Australia and car maker Mitsubishi could see them lead the charge for green driving. Show More Summary
Good morning. And what does Mars smell like? Weather is a news and journalism mainstay. But the cable channel is for sale. (Bloomberg). It was bought by Blackstone Group, Bain Capital and Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal for $3.5 billion...Show More Summary
Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal agreed to make a $200 million investment in the news website BuzzFeed in its efforts to capture the growth in digital advertising and reach younger consumers. As part of... To view the full story, click the title link.
Incoming News Corp Australia chief trumpets new era for AFL on back of record $2.5bn rights deal.