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Divisive Ailes gave conservatives a TV home at Fox News

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When Roger Ailes arrived at Fox News Channel two decades ago, his mandate from media titan Rupert Murdoch was to create a network to compete against established market leader CNN and its new rival MSNBC.

Roger Ailes' resignation letter to Rupert Murdoch

The following is the full text of the resignation letter sent by Fox News Chief Executive Roger Ailes to Rupert Murdoch, the executive chairman of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the parent of Fox News.

Jul 21 2016

Murdochs decide to oust Fox News chief Ailes: report

Rupert Murdoch, executive co-chairman of 21st Century Fox Inc , and his sons James and Lachlan agree that Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes should leave the company but they have not settled on the timing, New York magazine reported on Monday, citing anonymous sources.

Jul 18 2016

UPDATE 2-Murdochs decide to oust Fox News chief Ailes -report

July 18 Rupert Murdoch, executive co-chairman of 21st Century Fox Inc, and his sons James and Lachlan agree that Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes should leave the company but they have not settled on the timing, New York magazine reported on Monday, citing anonymous sources.

UPDATE 2-News Corp bolsters UK soccer line-up with talkSPORT deal

LONDON, June 30 Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has agreed to buy the owner of Britain's talkSPORT in a $292 million deal that unites The Sun newspaper's sports coverage with the commercial radio network that broadcasts Premier League and FA Cup soccer.

UPDATE 3-Sky splashes out to keep grip on Bundesliga TV action

* Eurosport wins some live TV rights for first time (Adds Sky CEO, analyst comment)

News Corp's quarterly revenue falls 7.3 percent, posts loss

News Corp , owner of the Wall Street Journal and book publisher HarperCollins, reported its fifth drop in quarterly revenue in a row as print ad sales declined and a strong dollar hit income from outside the United States.

May 05 2016

Thomson Reuters first-quarter profit beats estimates

Thomson Reuters Corp on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings on improved results in its main business of providing news and analytics to financial companies.

Apr 26 2016

UPDATE 1-Sky cannot win all live Bundesliga rights -sources

* Sky paid 2.5 bln eur for current rights (Adds details, further source, background)

Newly-weds Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall blessed in London church

LONDON Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and actress and model Jerry Hall celebrated their marriage with a blessing service on Saturday at St. Bride's church on London's Fleet Street, the spiritual home of British journalism. | Video

People, Entertainment, Mar 05 2016

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