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  • Murdoch scandal follows classic media baron script

    If the phone hacking scandal gripping Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. empire has a familiar ring, it might be because you've heard the story before. Scrappy outsider turns modest newspaper business into international media conglomerate. Ambition turns to hubris. Mogul dramatically falls from grace.


  • 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.


  • A man looks at a phone in front of a News International building in London on July 6, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Murdoch kills off News of the World

    The Murdoch media empire unexpectedly killed off the muckraking News of the World tabloid Thursday after a public backlash over the illegal guerrilla tactics it used to expose the rich, the famous and the royal and become Britain's best-selling Sunday newspaper.


  • Amid scandal, Murdoch kills off News of the World

    The Murdoch media empire unexpectedly jettisoned the News of the World Thursday after a public backlash over the illegal guerrilla tactics it used to expose the rich, the famous and the royal and remain Britain's best-selling Sunday newspaper.


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