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Rupert Murdoch shows off sons to shareholders, but keeps a firm grip
Rupert Murdoch shows off sons to shareholders, but keeps a firm grip

Rupert Murdoch had his modern media empire family on display for shareholders. The 83-year-old media mogul on Wednesday presided over 21st Century Fox’s annual shareholders meeting, in which he was overwhelmingly reelected as chairman of the board. And, for the first time in at least a decade, his two sons, Lachlan and James, were seated at the adults' table on stage at the Zanuck Theatre on the Fox lot in west Los Angeles. Murdoch earlier this year elevated his sons to senior positions at his entertainment and publishing operations— further signaling that they will one day rule the empire. For years, James has had an operating role in the entertainment company, and in...

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