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News Corp. acquires stake in YES
News Corporation, parent company of Fox Sports, announced Tuesday that it has acquired 49 percent of the YES Network. ESPN reported the deal on Monday, citing sources who were briefed by the network's board of directors.
News Corp. to Acquire 49% of YES Network at $3 Billion Value  Bloomberg
Media Decoder | News Corporation Completes Deal for 49% Stake in YES Network  New York Times (blog)
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
News Corp could face probe over picture of Saddam Hussein wearing underpants ...  Daily Mail
News Corp eyes Simon & Schuster
News Corp is considering a bid for Simon & Schuster, which could add the CBS-owned book business to its HarperCollins arm just as Rupert Murdoch prepares to spin off his publishing assets into a separate company.
News Corp's HarperCollins And CBS' Simon & Schuster In Merger ...
News Corp looking to expand publishing empire
Clouds Lifting Over Murdoch, He's Out to Buy Again
People close to Mr. Murdoch said he considered the BBC scandal karmic justice for months of negative coverage of News Corporation, and he has provided almost daily commentary via Twitter. “BBC getting into deeper mess,” he wrote on Nov. 10.
Second Shoe Drops in Fleet Street Phone-Hacking Scandal  New Yorker (blog)
News Corp. Profit Tops Analyst Estimates on TV Ad Gains
News Corp., the media company run by billionaire Rupert Murdoch, reported profit that topped analysts' estimates, fueled by TV advertising and affiliate fees from pay-TV providers.
News Corp advertising revenue falls  The Australian
Earnings: Cable Helps Lift News Corp. Profits  Adweek
News Corp. buys out ESPN Star Sports venture
The companies on June 6 announced their agreement on the acquisition, made through a News Corp. subsidiary. 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 ...
Newscorp buys out ESPN stake in ESPN STAR Sports  Firstpost
News Corporation Completes Acquisition of ESPN STAR Sports  Business Wire (press release)
Rupert Murdoch sells $10m of News Corp shares
Rupert Murdoch sells $10m of News Corp shares. News Corp chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch has sold his non-voting shares in the company for around $10m (�6.3m).
News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch Sells All His Non-Voting Stock  Hollywood Reporter
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.
Timeline of UK phone hacking scandal
July 6, 2011 - Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp., the parent company of News of the World owner News International, promises full cooperation with the investigation and calls the accusations against News of the World "deplorable and unacceptable.
U.K. to Charge Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson, Others for Illegal Payments to ...  Hollywood Reporter
Former Murdoch Executives Charged with Bribery  FRONTLINE
Sky Deutschland Stock Rises on Talk That News Corp. Could Boost Stake
LONDON - The stock of German pay TV giant Sky Deutschland hit a 52-week high on Wednesday after analysts suggested that a tax ruling could lead Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to boost its stake in the company. The stock went as high as $5.20 (€4.07), ...