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News Corp. acquires stake in YES
Final details are still being worked out, but News Corp will buy its shares from the Yankees' holding company Yankees Global Enterprises as well as the other network investors, Goldman Sachs, Providence Equity and NJ Holdings, a group led by former ...
Media Decoder | News Corporation Completes Deal for 49% Stake in YES ...  New York Times (blog)
Why Paying Up for YES Network Makes Sense for News Corp.  CNBC.com (blog)
Spy Stories From The Murdoch Empire: News Corp Fights With Itself In Grand ...
Back in 2008, News Corp (owners of satellite providers DirecTV) was sued by DISH Networks for allegedly hacking their competitors satellite smartcards and flooding the market with them.
Clouds Lifting Over Murdoch, He's Out to Buy Again
News Corporation is starting to look like its old self again. The media conglomerate, which had been on its heels for more than a year because of the phone hacking scandal in Britain, is looking to make acquisitions again.
Second Shoe Drops in Fleet Street Phone-Hacking Scandal  New Yorker (blog)
BSkyB Raises $800 Million, Analysts See Potential for Acquisitions  Hollywood Reporter
News Corp. buys out ESPN Star Sports venture
Under the deal, ESPN Star Sports is now a wholly-owned unit of News Corp. ESPN Star Sports features sports in 24 countries in Asia through its 25 television networks and three broadband networks.
Newscorp buys out ESPN stake in ESPN STAR Sports  Firstpost
News Corporation Completes Acquisition of ESPN STAR Sports  Business Wire (press release)
Did News Corp. Illegally Purchase Saddam Hussein Photos from US Officials?
The allegations that News Corp., which owns The Sun, made illegal payments to British defense personnel, police officers, and health workers in exchange for confidential information sparked widespread public outcry, which triggered investigations by ...
News Corp defends publishing Saddam Hussein underwear photos  Al-Arabiya
Pictures of Saddam Hussein in his underpants could spell trouble for News ...  Telegraph.co.uk
News Corp eyes Simon & Schuster
News Corp and CBS declined to comment. Two people familiar with the situation cautioned that News Corp had expressed interest but that there had been no formal negotiations between the two companies, and another warned that a deal may not happen.
News Corp looking to expand publishing empire  Bizjournals.com
HarperCollins' Owner To Buy Simon & Schuster?  Huffington Post
News Corp. Evidence Points to Cover-Up, Leveson Reports
Nov. 29 (Bloomberg) -- News Corp.'s testimony about how a phone-hacking scandal was handled points to a possible cover-up at multiple levels within the organization, according to the findings of an inquiry into media ethics.
David Cameron Responds To UK Phone-Hacking Inquiry Findings; Report ...  Deadline.com
How Leveson failed  GQ.com
TEXT - S&P affirms News Corp ratings
Overview -- We have concluded our review of News Corp.'s management and governance following the identification of deficiencies related to allegations of phone-hacking and bribery in the U.K.
Rupert Murdoch sells $10m of News Corp shares
Mr Murdoch sold 381,229 class A shares at $23.95 and 37,402 at $23.94 on November 20, according to a filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Rupert Murdoch Sells All Nonvoting Shares in News Corp.  Bloomberg
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch Sells All His Non-Voting Stock  Hollywood Reporter
News Corp. Earnings Preview: Higher Profits And No Separation Anxiety
News Corporation (Nasdaq:NWSA) is expected to report higher first-quarter fiscal year 2013 profits Tuesday, as a boom in political ad spending on the unbeatable Fox News helped bring double-digit earnings growth for its cable unit, offsetting a double ...