News Corp


  • Time Inc. to set a lonely course after a spinoff Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 10:16 AM ET

    The magazine publisher faces a shifting market with debts to pay as it begins trading Monday as an independent company.

  • As challenges persist, Time Inc. goes it alone Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 6:45 AM ET
    Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition from 2013 featuring model Kate Upton on the cover.

    Time Inc., the magazine company that is home to People, Sports Illustrated, and Time, will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.

  • English newspaper hacking trial in final stretch Sunday, 8 Jun 2014 | 3:43 PM ET
    Rupert Murdoch

    With the jury expected to be out from early this week, it is now a waiting game.

  • LOS ANGELES, May 29- Kevin Reilly, the top executive at Fox broadcast television, is leaving the network next month, the company said on Thursday, after Fox slumped to last place in ratings among the big U.S. broadcasters.

  • LOS ANGELES, May 29- Kevin Reilly, the chairman of entertainment at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's broadcasting division, will step down at the end of June, the company said on Thursday. Fox dropped to fourth among broadcast networks, averaging 7.3 million total viewers, according to Nielsen data.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, May 25- The "X-Men" mutant superheroes smashed into U.S. and Canadian theaters and collected $90.7 million in ticket sales through Sunday, keeping monster hit "Godzilla" at bay and heading toward a decisive win over a long holiday weekend. Memorial Day holiday on Monday, distributor 20th Century Fox said.

  • WASHINGTON, May 23- A best-selling book by a French economist on rising wealth inequality has come under fire after the Financial Times newspaper said on Friday that an investigation it carried out found a series of errors that skewed the author's findings.

  • X-Men to the rescue: Fox goes all in with new film Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    Actor Hugh Jackman attends the 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' world premiere at Jacob Javits Center on May 10, 2014 in New York City.

    The studio has thrown an estimated $250 million behind the flick, and a strong performance can buoy Fox after a string of disappointments.

  • Tribune: A comeback story hot off the press Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 2:47 PM ET
    Flags fly in front of Chicago Tribune signage displayed on the side of the Tribune Tower in Chicago, March 28, 2014.

    Tribune Co. has emerged from bankruptcy with an opportunity of a lifetime: Catching up with its television industry rivals.

  • But "it's quite likely it'll end up being a two-hour show on one night through most of its run," Fox Broadcasting Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly said on a conference call on Monday.

  • Midday movers: Aaron's, Eli Lilly, Gogo & More Monday, 12 May 2014 | 12:30 PM ET
    NYSE EuroNext flag hangs outside the NYSE.

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Fox cuts 'American Idol' hours, unveils Batman show Monday, 12 May 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    May 12- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's schedule for the upcoming television season will feature a high-profile show on Batman called "Gotham," while the company will reduce the air time for the struggling singing contest program "American Idol."

  • Murdoch's BSkyB confirms European pay TV talks Monday, 12 May 2014 | 3:09 AM ET

    U.K. broadcaster BSkyB (British Sky Broadcasting) has confirmed reports which emerged over the weekend that it is looking to acquire stakes in Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, May 11- Raunchy adult comedy "Neighbors", starring Seth Rogen as a family man who moves next to a frat house, kicked superhero movie "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" off the top spot on U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, May 11- Raunchy adult comedy "Neighbors," starring Seth Rogen as a family man who lives next to a frat house, kicked superhero sequel "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" from the top of U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend.

  • Comedies will rule the screens this summer Friday, 9 May 2014 | 12:32 PM ET
    Still from movie, "A Million Ways to Die in the West."

    "Neighbors," "Tammy" and "22 Jump Street" are some favorites among industry experts.

  • Early movers: AAPL, CBS, OMC, PUB & more Friday, 9 May 2014 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • May 8- CBS Corp, owner of the most watched U.S. television network, reported lower-than-expected revenue as advertising fell 12 percent, sending its shares down 3 percent in extended trading.

  • After-hours buzz: SolarCity, Tesla, Zillow & More Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    Companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday.

  • May 7- Rupert Murdoch- controlled Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company separated from News Corp last June, reported a 12 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by Super Bowl advertising and cable networks growth. The company's net income rose to $1.05 billion, or 47 cents per share, for the third quarter ended March 31.