News Corporation


  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The News Corp Spin-Off     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Rupert Murdoch's publishing and education company "Amplify" will remain a unit of News Corp, while its cable and movie assets unit will become "Twenty First Century Fox." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Favour News Corp's US Earnings: Expert     Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 11:42 PM ET

    Philip Parker, CIO of Altair Asset says he sold out of News Corp prior to the split, but would look at investing back in the company's 21st Century Fox business for U.S. dollar earnings exposure.

  • Rupert Murdoch to Divorce Wendi Deng     Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 3:44 PM ET

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is getting divorced from his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch. Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair, and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss.

  • News Corp's Hacking Scandal     Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    The British phone hacking drama is taking a new turn at the same time rumors are swirling around London regarding a sex scandal, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • 'Fast & Furious 6' Tops Memorial Day Box Office Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 9:23 AM ET
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    The action-packed sixth installment of the "Fast & Furious" film franchise became the biggest opening film in Universal Pictures' history during Memorial Day weekend.

  • Titans Defend Dimon     Friday, 10 May 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    A growing number of Wall Street titans have been voicing support for JPMorgan's chairman & CEO Jamie Dimon, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Stephen Lerner, labor & community activist, and Duff McDonald, "Last Man Standing" author.