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  1. Why Romney Can't Win in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | News Max

    Mitt Romney and his allies are not very pleased with media magnate Rupert Murdoch, who this week said out loud what most political pros have been stewing about for years: Romney was a "terrible candidate." The Wall Street Journal, part of Murdoch's News Corporation, called his campaign a "calamity," which seems to me to be about right, but seemed to Romney's allies both unfair and inaccurate.

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  2. BT Earnings Rise as Deal for Wireless Carrier EE ProgressesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the next round of Premier League, the popular English soccer tournament that's helped BT win subscribers from Rupert Murdoch's Sky Plc. The auction may conclude next month. When the Premier League rights were offered in 2012, Sky and BT paid more ...

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  3. Former Fox television employee kills himself outside News Corporation headquarters in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Independent

    Philip Perea, who fired a bullet into his chest as employees were filing into the building this morning, made Youtube videos detailing his complaints Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A former employee of a Fox television station in Texas shot himself this morning outside the New York headquarters of News Corporation, the Rupert Murdoch-owned conglomerate that owns the Fox network and Fox News, police officials said.

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  4. State of the Capital - Weekly Political Wrap 2/2/15Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The RiotACT

    ... that, "no one wants to go to Darwin". Giles has responded to Barr by challenging him to a boxing matcha (?) Rupert Murdoch has hit Twitter again calling for Tony Abbott to sack his chief of staff for, presumably, allowing him to make silly ...

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  5. Murdoch's Sky Teams Up With O2 in U.K. Telecoms Shake-UpRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Rupert Murdoch's Sky Plc will offer mobile-phone services to U.K. customers through a wholesale agreement with Telefonica SA's O2, responding to a broader shake-up of the British telecommunications industry. The London-based company -- best-known for its long-standing dominance of the British pay-TV market -- said today it will offer wireless service starting in 2016.

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  6. Liberals weigh up leadership options as Prime Minister Tony Abbott faces criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... blame for a string of political errors dragging the government's popularity down. After News Corporation boss Rupert Murdoch weighed in on Wednesday to call for her head, Liberals sprang to her defence with some crediting her with steering the ...

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  7. The Transformation of AmericaPart III: Taking Exception to ExceptionalismRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... - as with majority public power in the Obama re-election - can make up some of the loss as the likes of Rupert Murdoch take over more of our media communications. Eventually, with or without a newspaper industry now well on the way out, we'll ...

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  8. Upset Hindus seek apology from Fox TV for distorting Beliefs in a Supernatural SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Huntington News

    Hindus are disturbed over distortion of Hinduism concepts and symbols in the "Kali Yuga" episode of Fox's supernatural Emmy nominated television series , "Sleepy Hollow", which aired on January 26. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, described it as highly inappropriate portrayal of Hindu goddess Kali and urged public apologies from all those responsible for it, including "21st Century Fox" Chairman Rupert Murdoch, Fox Television Group Chairman Gary Newman, and creators Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.

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  9. A.B. Stoddard: GOP is back at the edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... a goal for those who influence and fund presidential campaigns. The New York Times reported Wednesday that Rupert Murdoch, owner of The Wall Street Journal and Fox News Channel, recently gushed at remarks by Bush on the benefits of immigration ...

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  10. Researchers May Have Found Possible Peanut Allergy CureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WVNY

    ... years to come. The Murdoch Children's Research Institute was established by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, mother of Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of 21st Century Fox.

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  11. Rupert Murdoch Fast FactsRead the original story

    Wednesday | WICU12 Erie

    ... to the scandal. May 1, 2012 - British lawmakers investigating phone hacking at News of the World declare that Rupert Murdoch is not a "fit person to exercise the stewardship of a major international company." June 28, 2012 - News Corp. confirms that ...

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  12. Pressure mounts on Tony Abbott to dump Peta CredlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Age

    Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to dump chief of staff Peta Credlin as disgruntled Liberal MPs were joined on Wednesday by conservative commentators including media baron Rupert Murdoch in expressing concerns about his office. Former Coalition prime minister John Howard is also understood to have carried growing party-room concerns to Mr Abbott over the way his office is run under her management.

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  13. Upset Hindu community asks apology from Fox TV for distorting HinduismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Merinews

    Hindu community is disturbed over distortion of Hinduism concepts and symbols in the "Kali Yuga" episode 14 of Fox's supernatural Emmy nominated television series show "Sleepy Hollow", which was aired on January 26 night. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, described it as highly inappropriate portrayal of Hindu goddess Kali and urged public apologies from all those responsible for it, including "21st Century Fox" Chairman Rupert Murdoch, Fox Television Group Chairman Gary Newman, and creators Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.

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  14. Pressure mounts on Abbott to dump CredlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Age

    Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to dump chief of staff Peta Credlin as disgruntled Liberal MPs were joined on Wednesday by conservative commentators including media baron Rupert Murdoch in expressing concerns about his office. Former Coalition prime minister John Howard is also understood to have carried growing party-room concerns to Mr Abbott over the way his office is run under her management.

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  15. Australian PM Tony Abbott promises wider consultation over future knighthoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... recover, identify and repatriate Australians killed on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Australian media magnate Rupert Murdoch has publicly called for Mr Abbott's chief of staff to resign or be sacked following the knighthood controversy. "Abbott ...

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  16. As in 2012, Romney can do no right in Murdoch's eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The usually grim-faced media mogul practically swooned in his seat. Moments after Jeb Bush delivered what many in the audience described as an unremarkable talk at a conference in Washington, Rupert Murdoch turned to his seatmate, Valerie Jarrett, the White House adviser, to gush over its content and tone.

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  17. 'Peta Credlin must do her patriotic duty and resign': Rupert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    'She must do her patriotic duty and resign': Rupert Murdoch fires ANOTHER broadside at Tony Abbott urging his chief adviser Peta Credlin to quit if the PM won't sack her The billionaire this morning fired his second broadside at the troubled leader in two days, urging Mr Abbott to sack his chief of staff Peta Credlin. If he won't, 'she must do her patriotic duty and resign,' Murdoch wrote on Twitter - the same day a News Corp columnist suggested she was to blame for Mr Abbott's decision to knight Prince Philip.

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  18. MURDOCH: Here's Why Mitt Romney Should Not Run For PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch explained his opposition to Mitt Romney's potential 2016 presidential bid in a tweet Tuesday afternoon. Murdoch, who owns Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, and a slew of other media properties in the US and abroad, indicated that his objection to Romney stems from the fact the former Massachusetts governor was the Republican presidential nominee in 2012.

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  19. The Race For Rupert Murdoch's EndorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Media Matters for America

    The race for Rupert Murdoch's endorsement is on as potential presidential candidates line up to seek political support from the owner of Fox News and The Wall Street Journal . Murdoch has long been a major political player whose media companies play a substantial role shaping the debate.

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  20. Rupert Murdoch's Romney animusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Politico

    The New York Times takes stock of Rupert Murdoch's unyielding dislike of Mitt Romney, which we reported on earlier this month: Presidential politics is rife with grudges and grievances, but it is hard to recall a display of animus as unsubtle as that which Mr. Murdoch and corners of his media empire have unleashed on Mr. Romney in the past few weeks as he has tried to build support for a third presidential run. ... Mr. Murdoch's most prominent American newspaper, The Wall Street Journal, has called Mr. Romney's last run a "calamity."

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