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Thomson Reuters profit beats, finance unit shows growth

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- Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit as the company's biggest division that serves banks and financial institutions showed underlying revenue growth for the first time since 2011.

James Murdoch says family is united as he takes helm of Fox

CANNES - James Murdoch, who will take the helm of Twenty-First Century Fox next week, said there was little he and his father Rupert did not agree on with respect to the future of the family media empire.

Television, 25 Jun 2015

UPDATE 1-James Murdoch says family is united as he takes helm of Fox

CANNES, June 25 - James Murdoch, who will take the helm of Twenty-First Century Fox next week, said there was little he and his father Rupert did not agree on with respect to the future of the family media empire.

News Corp must face Dial, Heinz ad monopoly class action - judge

- News Corp has been ordered by a Manhattan federal judge to face a class action lawsuit accusing it of monopolizing the market for in-store promotions at some 52,500 retail stores across the United States.

News Corp must face Dial, Heinz ad monopoly class action - judge

NEW YORK, June 19 - News Corp has been ordered by a Manhattan federal judge to face a class action lawsuit accusing it of monopolizing the market for in-store promotions at some 52,500 retail stores across the United States.

News Corp Australia installs new leadership to spearhead Asia growth

SYDNEY, June 19 - News Corp will replace the chief executive officer of its Australian unit and create a new role of executive chairman to grow the global media company's business in Asia, one of its newspapers reported on Friday.

UPDATE 1-News Corp to reorganize, cut jobs in news publishing business

June 18 - News Corp, owner of the Wall Street Journal, is carrying out a major reorganization at its Dow Jones news publishing unit that will involve job cuts and shifting resources to digital media.

Rupert Murdoch to hand Fox CEO title to son James

NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch, the 84-year old media baron, will hand over the chief executive reins at entertainment conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to his 42-year-old son James, a source familiar with the situation said on Thursday. | Video

11 Jun 2015

James Murdoch, Harvard dropout, steps into limelight at Fox

- James Murdoch, a Harvard drop out, former cartoonist and co-founder of a hip hop music label, did not always appear destined to follow his father as a media baron, but he will take the CEO job at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc with backing from some important investors.

11 Jun 2015

REFILE-NEWSMAKER-James Murdoch, Harvard dropout, steps into limelight at Fox

June 11 - James Murdoch, a Harvard drop out, former cartoonist and co-founder of a hip hop music label, did not always appear destined to follow his father as a media baron, but he will take the CEO job at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc with backing from some important investors.

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