Is Rupert Murdoch dumping Trump?

World / Politics Nov 7, 2020

Is Rupert Murdoch dumping Trump?

Fox News and the New York Post, magnate Rupert Murdoch's main media outlets, have started distancing themselves from Donald Trump as the U.S. election vote counting drama drags on — a first since the president came to power and a potential turning point. On Thursday ...

Murdoch offers to sell Sky News to Disney to win pay-TV prize

Business Apr 4, 2018

Murdoch offers to sell Sky News to Disney to win pay-TV prize

Rupert Murdoch ratcheted up the pressure on Britain to approve his $15 billion-plus bid for pay-TV group Sky by offering to sell or legally separate Sky News, aiming to head off objections the deal could give him too much political influence. Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox ...

Rupert Murdoch to step down as 21st Century Fox CEO

Business / Corporate Jun 12, 2015

Rupert Murdoch to step down as 21st Century Fox CEO

Rupert Murdoch is preparing to step down as chief executive officer of 21st Century Fox Inc. and hand the CEO title to his son James, according to a person familiar with the matter. While it's unclear whether a reorganization would happen this year or at ...