Rupert Murdoch is preparing to step down as CEO of 21st Century Fox and hand the title to his son James, sources close to the family said.
Nearly four years after Rebekah Brooks left Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation as the phone hacking scandal erupted, she is set for a return to the company. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.
2015 is shaping up to be a huge year for IPOs, particularly for disruptive technology companies, a former CFO said.
CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on the state of international business and comments on the earnings of media giants CBS and News Corp.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports News Corp missed estimates with $0.01 ex-items vs. $0.03 estimated. Revenue beat by a hair.
Rich Greenfield, BTIG analyst, provides his thoughts on the fallout from shareholders after Rupert Murdoch withdrew his bid for Time Warner.
Gerald Levin, former Time Warner chairman & CEO, shares his thought on 21st Century's decision to drop its bid for Time Warner. I don't think it's a "head shake," says Levin. There's a lot more work to be done to properly valuate Time Warner.
David Banks, RBC Capital Markets analyst, provides a preview of big media's earnings, and shares his thoughts on Fox's bid for Time Warner.
James Stewart, New York Times columnist, shares his thoughts on whether Rupert Murdoch's conservative reputation played a role in 21st Century Fox's failure to buy Time Warner.
James Stewart, New York Times columnist, and Michael Wolf, Activate co-founder, discuss Time Warner's rebuff of Rupert Murdoch's $80 billion bid. It's clear there are a lot of synergies between these two companies, says Wolf. But Stewart points out the deal faces tough regulatory issues.
Andre Barlow, former DOJ trial attorney, and Georg Szalai, The Hollywood Reporter, share insight on emerging antitrust issues as consolidation efforts seep through the media sector.
A U.K. jury has found former newspaper editor Andy Coulson guilty of one count of conspiracy to hack phones, and former News International CEO Rebekah Brooks was cleared of four counts of conspiracy charges. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports the details.
A U.K. jury has found former newspaper editor Andy Coulson guilty of conspiracy to hack phones while former News International CEO Rebekah Brooks was cleared of phone-hacking conspiracy charges. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports the details from London.
Former News International CEO Rebekah Brooks has been found not guilty of phone-hacking conspiracy, reports "Squawk Box" host Andrew Ross Sorkin. However fellow editor Andy Coulson was found guilty of conspiracy to intercept phone messages. CNBC's Catherine Boyle provides the latest details outside the courthouse.
News Corp. is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.11 ex-items on revenue of $2.08 billion, with CNBC's Seema Mody.
A look at how media mogul Rupert Murdoch transformed entertainment, sports, and shaped the 24-hour cable news format.
Rupert Murdoch has tapped his eldest Lachlan Murdoch for a key leadership position within his empire. David Folkenflik, author of "Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires," and Brian Mulligan, former chairman of Fox Broadcasting Group, discuss the significance of the move.
Lachlan Murdoch, the son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, has been named as the non-executive co-chairman of News Corp.
News Corp. is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.31 ex-items on revenue of $2.24 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
News Corp is reporting Q1 EPS of $.03 ex-items vs. $.05 estimated, on revenue of $2.07 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.