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Angelina Jolie's stunt double sues News Corp. for alleged hacking

Eunice Huthart, Jolie's body double in "Tomb Raider 2," claims that News Corp. hacked her phone and wrote stories based on information gleaned from her voice mails. This is the first U.S. claim in the hacking saga.

By June 18, 2013

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News Corp. veteran named CEO of Virgin Media

Tom Mockridge, who's had several senior roles at News Corp., will move into the post following the acquisition of Virgin Media by Liberty Global.

By May 8, 2013

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News Corp. exec threatens to make Fox subscription-only

Chase Carey, COO of News Corp., says at the NAB Show that Aereo is stealing broadcasters' content. And if the courts don't step in, they'll have to introduce a subscription model for TV shows and live broadcasts.

By April 8, 2013

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Former News Corp. president wants Hulu for $500 million, says report

Peter Chernin, who's also a former Hulu board member, wants to buy the video-streaming service he helped launch, Reuters reports.

By April 5, 2013

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News Corp. readies Amplify Tablet for schools

The company's tablet will come with a 10-inch display, run on Android, and be sold to schools educating children in grades K-12.

By March 6, 2013

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News Corp. to kill iPad news app The Daily on Dec. 15

The sun sets this month on Rupert Murdoch's ambitious publication, though News Corp. says the brand itself will "live on in other channels."

By December 3, 2012

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News Corp. cans The Daily

iPad-only newspaper The Daily ends run, texting turns 20, and a Tumblr worm spams popular blogs.

By December 3, 2012

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News Corp. eyeing HarperCollins merger with Simon & Schuster?

That's the claim in a new report, which says News Corp. would like to have more leverage in negotiations with booksellers.

By November 21, 2012

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Meteorite whizzes by skydiver, gets caught on tape

A Norwegian skydiver appears to have an extremely close call with a falling meteorite, which fortunately wasn't on fire at the time.

By April 4, 2014

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News Corp. puts IGN Entertainment up for auction

Media giant hopes to get $100 million for the network of video game and pop culture Web sites, for which it paid $650 million in 2005, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.

By October 16, 2012