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  • News Corp. head Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng, arrive at the High Court in London on Thursday, April 26, 2012, before Mr. Murdoch's appearance before the Leveson panel, which is investigating the British phone-hacking scandal. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

    Rupert Murdoch: I panicked when I closed tabloid

    News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch said Thursday that he panicked when he closed the News of the World tabloid last year, one of a series of revealing exchanges made at an inquiry into British media ethics.

  • Rupert Murdoch: I panicked when I closed tabloid

    News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch said Thursday that he panicked when he closed the News of the World tabloid last year, one of a series of revealing exchanges made at an inquiry into British media ethics.

  • James Murdoch grilled over UK phone hacking

    James Murdoch defended his record at the head of his father's scandal-tarred British newspaper unit before a U.K. inquiry Tuesday, saying that subordinates prevented him from making a clean sweep at the now-defunct News of the World tabloid.

  • Media scion James Murdoch arrives at the Levenson media inquiry to give evidence at the High Court in London on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

    James Murdoch quizzed on private lobbying of U.K. leaders

    James Murdoch's behind-the-scenes lobbying campaign spilled out into the public domain Tuesday as documents detailing his close ties to the British establishment were examined by a judge-led inquiry into media ethics.

  • ** FILE ** James Murdoch (left) and his father, Rupert Murdoch, testify on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, before the British Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Committee about the now-shuttered News of the World phone-hacking scandal. (Associated Press)

    James Murdoch steps down as BSkyB chairman

    Media executive James Murdoch, under pressure over his role in Britain's tabloid phone-hacking scandal, has stepped down as chairman of British Sky Broadcasting PLC, the company announced Tuesday.

  • **FILE** Rupert Murdoch (right), Chairman of News Corporation, and his son James Murdoch, chief executive of News Corporation Europe and Asia, arrive July 10, 2011 at Rupert Murdoch's residence in central London. (Associated Press)

    James Murdoch resigns as exec chair of News International

    James Murdoch is stepping down as executive chairman of News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper arm, the company said Wednesday.

  • Economy Briefs: Judge bars graphic images on cigarette packages

    A judge has blocked a federal requirement that would have begun forcing U.S. tobacco companies to put large graphic images on their cigarette packages later this year to show the dangers of smoking.

  • Murdoch settles lawsuits, but dangers still lurk

    Rupert Murdoch's News International has succeeded in settling a first wave of phone hacking lawsuits, but a report that the British newspaper company ordered the deletion of legally sensitive emails in 2009 shows that the scandal isn't dying down anytime soon.

  • James Murdoch quits board of UK news publisher

    News International executive James Murdoch has resigned as a director of the companies that publish The Sun and The Times of London newspapers, the company confirmed Wednesday.

  • In new testimony, James Murdoch blames underlings

    He didn't see. He wasn't told. He didn't know.

  • Credibility fading, James Murdoch returns to UK

    Contradicted by key former executives and challenged by his company's ex-lawyers, James Murdoch is expected back in Britain for Thursday for a second grilling in Britain's Parliament over the phone hacking scandal that has shaken his father's media empire.

  • Vanity Fair: Murdoch asked son to take leave

    As the British phone hacking scandal unraveled this summer, News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch told his son James that he should take a leave, but he changed his mind after a sleepless night, according to a new article in Vanity Fair.

  • ** FILE ** James Murdoch (left) and his father, Rupert Murdoch, testify on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, before the British Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Committee about the now-shuttered News of the World phone-hacking scandal. (Associated Press)

    James Murdoch faces second grilling before Parliament

    James Murdoch is being recalled for another grilling before Britain's Parliament after former News Corp. executives raised serious doubts about his account of his role in the country's tabloid phone-hacking scandal.

  • James Murdoch faces second grilling in Parliament

    James Murdoch is being recalled for another grilling before Britain's Parliament after former News Corp. executives raised serious doubts about his account of his role in the country's tabloid phone hacking scandal.

  • ** FILE ** James Murdoch (left) and his father, Rupert Murdoch, testify on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, before the British Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Committee about the now-shuttered News of the World phone-hacking scandal. (Associated Press)

    Former executives challenge Murdochs' testimony

    Former News International executives on Tuesday challenged testimony given by their bosses — Rupert Murdoch and his son James Murdoch — with one saying the elder Mr. Murdoch had gotten it wrong when he blamed outside lawyers for improperly investigating the company's tabloid phone-hacking scandal.

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