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News Corp. to Acquire 49% of YES Network at $3 Billion Value
20 (Bloomberg) -- News Corp., the media company led by Rupert Murdoch, agreed to buy 49 percent of the YES Network, the cable channel that carries New York Yankees baseball games, in a deal that values the pay-TV outlet at about $3 billion.
News Corp. acquires stake in YES  ESPN
Media Decoder | News Corporation Completes Deal for 49% Stake in YES ...  New York Times (blog)
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Spy Stories From The Murdoch Empire: News Corp Fights With Itself In Grand ...
As a result, the two security divisions (both ultimately owned by News Corp) played spy-games with each other, and for the details you really should just read the whole story.
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
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News Corp. buys out ESPN Star Sports venture
News Corp. has completed the purchase of ESPN Star Sports, a 50-50- venture it had with ESPN Inc. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
Newscorp buys out ESPN stake in ESPN STAR Sports  Firstpost
News Corporation Completes Acquisition of ESPN STAR Sports  Business Wire (press release)
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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 could face probe over picture of Saddam Hussein wearing ...  Daily Mail
Pictures of Saddam Hussein in his underpants could spell trouble for News ...  Telegraph.co.uk
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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 looking to expand publishing empire  Bizjournals.com
HarperCollins' Owner To Buy Simon & Schuster?  Huffington Post
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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.
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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
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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
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News Corp profits up threefold on NDS sale
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has reported a sharp rise in profits thanks to a one-off asset sale and strong revenue growth at its cable networks division.
News Corp. doubles Fox retransmission-consent revenue  FierceCable
Chris Matthews Hijacks Alex Wagner's MSNBC Show: 'If You Don't ...  Huffington Post
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