Rupert Murdoch


  • Former News International Chief Charged     Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the charges against Rupert Murdoch's former newspaper chief Rebekah Brooks that stem from the ongoing phone-hacking scandal.

  • News Corp. Hits Back at Leveson Lawyer Monday, 14 May 2012 | 9:17 AM ET
    Rupert Murdoch speaks before Parliament.

    News Corp. hit back at assertions made by the Leveson inquiry’s lawyer last week that its chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch may have been lying to it when he gave evidence, the Financial Times reports.

  • Faber Report: News Corp Boosts Buybacks     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    News Corp increased share buybacks to $10 billion, and the phone-hacking scandal is motivating the Murdochs to actually focus on what shareholders want, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • CNBC's Brian Shactman reports Third Point's Dan Loeb is going to war with Yahoo; Facebook says it is struggling to monetize its mobile ad business; Cisco shares tumbled on weaker-than-expected guidance; and News Corp. beat earnings estimates and announces a $5 billion dollar stock buyback.

  • News Corp.'s headquarters in New York.

    All of Rupert Murdoch’s scandals and legal woes aren’t hurting the company’s performance.

  • The News Corp. Trade     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 4:24 PM ET

    News Corp reported Q3 EPS at $0.37 versus an estimate of $0.31. Sharing perspective on the value of the company, with Matt Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities and Vince Farrell, Farrell Enterprises.

  • News Corp Q3 EPS $0.37 vs. $0.31 Est.     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the details of News Corp's Q3 earnings data.

  • Ahead of News Corp Earnings     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the wild year for News Corp and Rupert Murdoch, saying buybacks still continued at over $1 million shares daily in April.

  • Sign of Things to Come? UK Voters Punish Incumbents Saturday, 5 May 2012 | 9:54 AM ET
    David Cameron

    Voters in the United Kingdom punished the coalition government’s two political parties at local elections across the country on Thursday in what will be seen by many as a rejection of the government’s austerity.

  • Could the News Corp. Scandal Jump to US? Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 9:06 PM ET
    Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corporation

    Not fit to run a major company. It is a damning judgment on Rupert Murdoch, a threat to his British assets — and a headache for Britain's government.

  • Will the News Corp Scandal Spread to the US?     Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 7:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the latest details on the News Corp scandal, and an update on Sotheby's auction of "The Scream", with CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • Rupert Murdoch

    Rupert Murdoch and News Corp came under fresh attack by UK politicians Tuesday when a key Parliamentary report into the phone hacking scandal said he is “not a fit person” to run a major international company.

  • News Corp. Responds     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    News Corp. reacts to the British Parliament report saying "we have already confronted and acted on failings detailed in the UK report." CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.

  • UK Lawmakers on Rupert Murdoch's Governance     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 1:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on opinions of the UK Parliament Committee regarding Rupert Murdoch exhibiting a "blind eye" to the phone-hacking scandal.

  • UK Lawmakers Rip Rupert Murdoch     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 9:05 AM ET

    UK lawmakers find huge failure of corporate governance at News Corp. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.

  • UK Lawmakers Release Report on Murdochs     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 8:00 AM ET

    UK lawmakers say that Rupert Murdoch is not "fit and proper" to run a major company. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.

  • UK Lawmakers Give Verdict on Murdochs     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 6:41 AM ET

    A UK committee is releasing its report on the Murdochs, saying that Rupert Murdoch is not "fit and proper" to run a major company, with CNBC's Catherine Boyle and Kayla Tausche.

  • The First Electoral Test for UK Austerity Is Near Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 3:35 AM ET
    David Cameron

    While the French presidential elections are drawing the attention of most in Europe, local elections in the UK, though unlikely to change the shape of Britain’s coalition government, could put pressure on its economic policy.

  • Rupert and James Murdoch in front of Parliament

    A committee of UK members of parliament is preparing a “damning” report on phone-hacking that will add to the pressure piled on News Corp’s Rupert and James Murdoch.

  • Discussing today's top stories, including whether Rupert Murdoch and News Corporation can fully recover; what America would look like if gas prices hit $9 per gallon; and London's Abercrombie and Fitch flash mob, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.