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It wasn't all about eating humble pie, both figurative and real, for Rupert Murdoch. The head of News Corp also hit back saying investigative journalism had helped UK politics and the country should emulate Singapore's pay for top politicians.
Over the last month, many Americans watched from a distance in horror or amusement as it became evident that the News Corporation regarded Britain’s legal and political institutions as its own private club.
James Murdoch might have spared himself some embarrassment if he had paid the legal fees for an investigator accused in the phone hacking scandal, the New York Times reports.
James Murdoch, the under-fire chairman of BSkyB, was kept on with the unanimous support of the board, the chief financial officer of the cable television company told CNBC Friday.
NBC's Stephanie Gosk has the latest James Murdoch facing the BSkyB board and doubts about his role as chairman of that board.
The phone hacking crisis causing turmoil at News Corp subsidiary News International will not extend to rival Daily Mail & General Trust, according to the company's chief executive.
As part of a preliminary investigation into the growing News Corp. phone-hacking scandal, the U.S. Department of Justice is preparing subpoenas of the media company relating to its alleged hacking of voicemail of Sept. 11 victims and foreign bribery, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Weighing in on whether Rupert Murdoch's empire can survive after the phone hacking scandal and how to invest in media stocks, with Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, Inc. chairman/CEO/chief investment officer,
A UK Member of Parliament has written to the board of News Corp calling for Rupert and James Murdoch to be suspended over phone hacking at the company.
A legal battle over alleged computer hacking of a US marketing company by a News Corp subsidiary has been referred to US authorities by a senior lawmaker, the FT reports.
David Cameron told the British parliament of his regrets over hiring former News Corp employee Andy Coulson, who was arrested over phone-hacking allegations.
CNBC's Ross Westgate has the latest details on the overseas markets and yesterday's Murdoch hearing.
An influential committee of British lawmakers has condemned News International's actions on phone hacking and accused News Corp's British newspaper wing of trying to "deliberately thwart" the police investigation into the initial allegations.
Dramatic testimony as News Corp CEO Rupert Murdoch and heir apparent James Murdoch were girlled for 2.5 hours in front of Parliament, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Ken Chandler, Newsmax Magazine, and Sarah Ellison, "War at the Wall Street Journal," weigh in.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Rupert's wife came to his defense after a protester tried to attack him during a hearing in Parliament.
During his testimony before the British Parliament ran attempt was made to hit Rupert Murdoch, with a pie. So, which other public figures have been hit by pies?
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on a frightening moment for the News Corp CEO, as he and his son were grilled by Parliament over the phone hacking scandal.
Will the foam pie incident change everything?