Rupert Murdoch urges media firms to unite to fight Amazon and Netflix 21st Century Fox chairman says industry is on the same page about need to come up with serious competitor to streaming video giants Continue reading... 10/29/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch's One-Word Answer For Why He's Still Working At 83 (NWS, FOX) We've been at the WSJ's tech conference all week. All week, everywhere you looked, there was Rupert Murdoch, the 83-year-old chairman of News Corp, the Journal's parent company. He's been walking the halls just like every other attendee. He's been at every panel and interview, sitting in the front row. Today, he went on stage to take questions himself. He was his usual quick-witted self. For ... 10/29/2014 - 4:35 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch's One-Word Answer For Why He's Still Working At 83 We've been at the WSJ's tech conference all... 10/29/2014 - 4:21 pm | View Link
Murdoch: MySpace failure was my fault MySpace could have been as big as Facebook ( FB , Tech30 ) or YouTube -- and Rupert Murdoch blames himself. 10/29/2014 - 2:50 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch Appraises HBO Standalone Plans, Calls for 'Serious' Netflix Competitor 'As an industry, we need a competitor — a serious competitor — to Netflix and Amazon,' the mogul said read more 10/29/2014 - 2:17 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid, The Sun, more than doubles online subscribers LONDON (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid The Sun said it had more than doubled its online subscribers to 225,000 in a year, partly helping shore up declining print sales. The company is using a package of video clips of goals from Premier League ... 11/24/2014 - 6:33 am | View Link
John Cleese is No Fan of Rupert Murdoch This penultimate portion of Live Talks LA’s fifth season sold out quickly a month beforehand. A total of 900 copies of John Cleese‘s autobiography were sold November 18 at Glendale’s Alex Theatre and, per the full video of the conversation now ... 11/24/2014 - 4:35 am | View Link
Rupert Murdoch turns on golden boy Tony Abbott over Australian PM's failure to show 'courage and leadership' Oliver Poole is an award-winning Foreign Correspondent for the Evening Standard and Independent titles. In his career he has reported from war zones including Libya, Afghanistan, Somalia and Iraq, where he was based during the worst years of the civil war. 11/23/2014 - 1:28 am | View Link
Rupert Murdoch’s M&A arsenal loses some firepower The Murdoch discount may yet turn into the Murdoch premium. Time Warner thwarted an $80-billion (U.S.) advance by Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox earlier this year in part by denigrating the non-voting stock that he was offering. Now, the ... 11/18/2014 - 1:44 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch lost his Saudi prince and his Australian media empire is now vulnerable The Sun King, Rupert Murdoch, lost the support of his prince last week - and almost lost control of his media empire as a result. But the real problem for Murdoch is that this war is far from over, and there are serious implications for News Corp's ... 11/18/2014 - 2:00 am | View Link
Rupert Murdoch Articles, Photos, and Videos News, Photos and Information about Rupert Murdoch ... Tribune Publishing has named veteran media sales executive Michael Rooney to the newly created position of chief ... 11/20/2014 - 11:24 pm | View Link
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Rupert Murdoch lost his Saudi prince and his Australian media ... The Sun King, Rupert Murdoch, lost the support of his prince last week - and almost lost control of his media empire as a result. 11/18/2014 - 6:54 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch Rupert Murdoch was born on March 11, 1931 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Rupert Keith Murdoch. He is an executive and actor. He has been married to Wendi ... 11/17/2014 - 3:42 pm | View Link
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South Rim overlook, Big Bend National Park, 2012 CREDIT: flickr/ daveynin On Thursday the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a plan to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions that impede views, disturb health, and disrupt experiences at renowned national parks in Texas and Oklahoma. The requirements of the Clean Air Act are not being met at these federal lands, which include Big Bend and Guadalupe Mountains National Parks in Texas, and the EPA was forced to partially disapprove of Texas’ regional haze plan after it was found inadequate.
Immigration advocates react to President Obama’s speech announcing deportation relief for millions of undocumented immigrants at the United We Dream headquarters on November 20, 2014. CREDIT: Esther Y. Lee After President Barack Obama announced an executive action to shield five million undocumented immigrants from deportation, Republicans condemned the administration and promised to use government funding to undo the initiative.
I like and respect former Senator, soon-to-be-former Defense Secretary, Chuck Hagel, and I am sorry that he is leaving this position. For day-job reasons, namely closing a long magazine story that involves the Pentagon, I have been absent from this site for a while and will be for another day.