News Corporation


  • 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.

  • Murdoch's control issues  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    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.

  • 21st Century Fox faces big hurdles: NYT's Stewart  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 8:03 AM ET
    Rupert Murdoch attends the Time 100 Gala at Lincoln Center in New York.

    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.

  • Media enters age of consolidation  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    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.

  • Brooks cleared on 4 counts of phone hacking  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 10:09 AM ET

    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.

  • Ex-Murdoch editor Brooks found not guilty  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 7:40 AM ET

    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. reports earnings beat  Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:09 PM ET

    News Corp. is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.11 ex-items on revenue of $2.08 billion, with CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • The dominance of Rupert Murdoch  Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    A look at how media mogul Rupert Murdoch transformed entertainment, sports, and shaped the 24-hour cable news format.

  • Murdoch's heir apparent  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    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 named co-chair of News Corp  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Lachlan Murdoch, the son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, has been named as the non-executive co-chairman of News Corp.

  • News Corp reports Q2 earnings  Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 4:08 PM ET

    News Corp. is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.31 ex-items on revenue of $2.24 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • News Corp reports Q1 earnings  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    News Corp is reporting Q1 EPS of $.03 ex-items vs. $.05 estimated, on revenue of $2.07 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Brooks trial begins over phone hacking scandal  Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 2:34 AM ET

    The trial of former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and others linked to alleged phone hacking begins on Monday at the Old Bailey in London.

  • London's 'trial of the century' kicks off Monday  Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 1:43 AM ET

    CNBC's Catherine Boyle discusses what impact the phone hacking trial of former News Corp executives Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson may have on the U.K.

  • Should Murdoch lose a title?  Friday, 18 Oct 2013 | 5:20 AM ET

    Simon Greer, CEO of The Nathan Cummings Foundation and Ian Whittaker, media analyst at Liberum Capital, discuss the 21st Century Fox's vote to split Rupert Murdoch's current position as both chairman and CEO.

  • A first for 21st Century  Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    It is the first investment day for the newly named "21st Century Fox," reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin, with the latest details from the meeting.

  • Murdoch's estranged wife brings in legal big guns Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 10:59 AM ET
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    Wendi Deng has hired the well-known New York attorney William Zabel to represent her in her divorce from Rupert Murdoch, CNBC has learned.

  • Gabelli's trade on media stocks  Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    The FMHR crew reveals their top trades on Barnes & Noble, Tesla and Dell. And Gabelli Funds CEO Mario Gabelli, explains why he owns News Corp., Viacom, and shares his views on Netflix. Also Herb Greenberg has the update on Intuitive Surgical's nearly 20-percent slide today.