| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Tribune Co.'s $2.73-billion purchase of 19 television stations Monday will have no impact on whether the company sells its newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, Chief Executive Peter Liguori said.
"We're not going to look at the newspapers today...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:19 AM
After the coffee. Before considering a new air conditioner.
The Skinny: After writing the words News Corp. for my entire career, I now have to start writing 21st Century Fox when describing the company that houses Rupert Murdoch's entertainment assets....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Rupert Murdoch's sprawling, $75-billion global empire has broken into two separate companies: 21st Century Fox and a much smaller News Corp.
Friday afternoon, just after the close of trading, the company finalized the transaction that had been in the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Public relations executive Julie Henderson will wear a new hat as chief communications officer for the soon-to-be entertainment company 21st Century Fox.
The split of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. into two publicly traded companies later this week has...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Comcast Corp. says Aereo, a company that distributes broadcast programming on the Web, violates its copyrights, but according to often-contrarian analyst Richard Greenfield of BTIG, the cable giant is fighting the tech firm at its own peril.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Rupert Murdoch’s days of wine and roses have been delayed as the media titan’s planned purchase of the picturesque 16-acre Moraga Vineyards in the hills above Bel-Air has hit a bureaucratic snag.
The state of California has not yet issued...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Rupert Murdoch wants his newspapers lean and mean for their roll-out on Wall Street.
On Friday, Murdoch will have completed the breakup of his media empire. One company — News Corp. — will consist of Murdoch's newspapers, including the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Providing legal status to the country's estimated 11 million illegal immigrants would boost the U.S. economy and eradicate underground economies in cities such as Los Angeles, a panel of researchers, elected officials and a business tycoon said Monday. ...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. will hold a special meeting June 11 for shareholders to vote on amendments needed to authorize the company's plan to break into two separate publicly traded entities.
Shareholders will not be presented with an up-or-down vote...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Selling the online video site Hulu to satellite broadcaster DirecTV or another pay-TV distributor would be a big mistake, said analyst and provocateur Rich Greenfield of BTIG.
Owned by media giants News Corp., Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp., Hulu has...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:29 PM
A battle-tested veteran of News Corp.'s general counsel's office will take on additional duties following the corporate spinoff set for June 28.
The company announced Monday that Janet Nova, deputy general counsel, will become executive vice president...