The Wall Street Journal reported that Phillip Perea, 41, of Irving, Texas, shot himself once in the chest outside of the News Corp building at 1211 Avenue of the Americas in midtown Manhattan shortly before 9 a.m. ET. Perea had worked at the Fox ...
News Corp's publishing business has suffered significant losses in the past few years, primarily due to a secular decline in the publishing industry and the rise of digital alternative sources of news and information.
Authorities said Perea had been handing out fliers about Fox News, saying the company destroyed his career, shortly before he shot himself outside the building that houses Fox News, the New York Post and The Wall Street Journal.
Now that Move Inc., which operates Realtor.com for the National Association of Realtors, is officially owned by News Corp (NWS), the worldwide media conglomerate has begun to exert its influence and big changes are afoot at Move.