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News Corp posts quarterly loss as print ad sales fall

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News Corp , the owner of the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a quarterly loss as it struggles to cope with a decline in newspaper advertising sales.

UPDATE 2-News Corp posts quarterly loss as print ad sales fall

Nov 7 News Corp, the owner of the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a quarterly loss as it struggles to cope with a decline in newspaper advertising sales.

UPDATE 2-Wall St Journal begins layoffs, to launch with fewer sections -memos

Nov 2 News Corp's The Wall Street Journal will launch a new format for the newspaper with fewer sections on Nov. 14, and has begun laying off employees as part of an effort to cut costs, according to two memos reviewed by Reuters on Wednesday.

Thomson Reuters to cut 2,000 jobs; profit tops estimates

Thomson Reuters Corp third-quarter earnings beat analyst expectations on Tuesday and the company said it would cut jobs worldwide, taking a fourth-quarter charge of $200 million to $250 million to streamline its business.

Nov 01 2016

Almost 30 percent of Sky shareholders oppose James Murdoch as chairman

LONDON Almost 30 percent of voting shareholders at Sky opposed the appointment of James Murdoch as chairman of the European pay TV group on Thursday, with some saying he was too closely linked to the group's largest investor, owned by his father Rupert.

Deals, Oct 13 2016

Two company veterans tapped to lead Fox News after Ailes' exit

NEW YORK Rupert Murdoch on Friday named company veterans Jack Abernethy and Bill Shine as co-presidents to lead Fox News after Chief Executive Officer Roger Ailes resigned last month following sexual harassment allegations.

Television, Aug 12 2016

UPDATE 2-Two company veterans tapped to lead Fox News after Ailes' exit

NEW YORK, Aug 12 Rupert Murdoch on Friday named company veterans Jack Abernethy and Bill Shine as co-presidents to lead Fox News after Chief Executive Officer Roger Ailes resigned last month following sexual harassment allegations.

UPDATE 2-News Corp revenue rises unexpectedly, snaps five quarters of declines

Aug 8 Rupert Murdoch's News Corp reported an unexpected 5.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by growth in its digital real estate business and in its news division that houses the Wall Street Journal and the New York Post.

Divisive Ailes gave conservatives a TV home at Fox News

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.

U.S., People, Jul 21 2016

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

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