Roger Ailes, the late CEO of FOX News, engaged in a campaign to cover up sexual harassment and racial discrimination, which cost 21st Century FOX shareholders millions of dollars... according to a new lawsuit. According to docs, obtained by…
The "For Sale" sign is out at 21st Century Fox, and several of the biggest media companies are lining up to speak with executive chairman Rupert Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan about buying many of the company's most prized assets. Less than two weeks ago, news broke that Fox had been in on-again,...
News that Rupert Murdoch has discussed selling off huge chunks of his 21st Century Fox film and TV empire — first to the Walt Disney Co., and more recently to Comcast and Verizon — has sparked a wave of speculation about how such a move would shake up Hollywood. Much ... More »
Once a year, Rupert Murdoch and his sons address such corporate housekeeping chores as overseeing the reelection of 21st Century Fox’s board of directors, selecting an accounting firm and fielding questions from investors about the company’s direction. This year, there was no shortage of topics...
Back in 1983, then-Rep. Pat Schroeder (D-Colo.) was fixing eggs for her kids when she looked down and got an idea
Rupert Murdoch is one of the most driven moguls in media, defying the odds for more than a half-century to build a global media empire from a small newspaper in Australia. So many people were startled to learn the 86-year-old tycoon and his sons appear willing to sell some of their prized 21st...
It now seems increasingly clear – because of the lack of any credible alternative explanation – that the White House is trying to squeeze AT&T because of the President’s vendetta against CNN. Rupert Murdoch’s role in the story is just the latest new development. But there’s something else I wanted to share, courtesy of a lawyer friend. Read More ?
If the Department of Justice shuts down the AT&T takeover of Time Warner, 21st Century Fox could theoretically swoop in and buy the network.
By using the Wall Street Journal to support Trump, it seemed that he had blown any chance to control of Sky—except he outsmarted his foes by opening the door to dumping Sky News.
Rupert Murdoch telephoned AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson twice in the last six months and offered to buy cable network CNN, Reuters reports. CNN has become the focal point in antitrust approval of AT&T’s $85.4 billion deal to buy Time [...]
President Donald Trump confidant Rupert Murdoch contacted AT&T Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson twice in the last six months to ask about a sale of CNN, sources told Bloomberg on Friday, raising more concerns that federal pressure concerning a merger involving CNN’s parent company could be politically motivated.
Rupert Murdoch may be kicking the tires on a deal to buy CNN.
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Is there a Fox in the Time Warner merger deal?
Former Fox News star Bill O'Reilly had a deal with 21st Century Fox Inc. that he couldn't be fired over unproven harassment allegations, a fresh revelation that casts doubt over corporate governance standards at Rupert Murdoch's media empire. Show More Summary
The Financial Times reports on the discussions between Disney and Fox, reportedly now broken off: Rupert Murdoch is not used to hoisting the white flag of surrender. Yet his willingness to explore a break-up of 21st Century Fox and discuss the sale of prime film and television assets to Walt Disney suggests that, at the age of […]
The House of Mouse may soon be the new owner of a majority of 21st Century Fox’s film and TV properties.
Walt Disney Co. has held talks to buy significant parts of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox media company, including its movie and television production studios and a handful of TV channels, according to two people with knowledge of discussions who were not authorized to discuss them. The talks...
Is the possibility of a Hulk and Wolverine buddy picture enough to overlook antitrust rules? JK, of course it is.
More reporters are coming forward with public complaints over baseless attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller from publications owned by right-wing billionaire Rupert Murdoch. Reporters at the Murdoch-owned Wall Street Journal spoke to Vanity Fair about the newspaper’s declining...