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  • Murdoch splits empire into two firms

    Rupert Murdoch split his corporate empire into two parts on Friday under a long-promised plan to "unlock value" by separating high-flying entertainment operations from struggling publishing activities.

    Written by Sophie Estienne30 June 13 09:59
  • News Corp shares gain after strong Q1

    News Corp (ASX:NWS) shares climbed over 4% on Thursday, as investors ignored the profit impact of the News of the World shutdown to focus on an otherwise solid Q1 sheet

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling03 Nov. 11 18:45
  • LulzSec tweets as News’ DNS servers go down

    Just hours after claiming responsibility for hacking News International’s The Sun website and posting a fake story about Rupert Murdoch’s death, hacker group Lulz Security has tweeted that News International’s DNS servers are down denying access to some 1024 web addresses.

    Written by Rodney Gedda19 July 11 11:59
  • UK's News of the World closes after phone hacking scandal

    News Corp. will close its weekly U.K. newspaper News of the World amid allegations that the tabloid hacked into the mobile voicemail accounts of celebrities, the British royal family, and crime victims.

    Written by Grant Gross08 July 11 06:29