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Rupert Murdoch picks son, Lachlan, to head News Corp and 21st Century Fox

Rupert Murdoch picks son, Lachlan, to head News Corp and 21st Century Fox

NEW YORK, March 26 (UPI) -- Rupert Murdoch put into place possible succession plans Wednesday by elevating two of his sons, Lachlan and James Murdoch, at News Corp and 21st Century Fox.
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Email reveals Tony Blair advised editor before phone-hacking arrest

LONDON, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair advised the former editor of the News of the World before her arrest in a phone-hacking scandal, a court official says.

Rupert Murdoch to keep position at 21st Century Fox

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Rupert Murdoch will keep his position as chairman of 21st Century Fox, a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said.

Reliability testing of mine-hunting system completed

WASHINGTON, June 24 (UPI) -- A remote mine-hunting system for use on U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ships has completed reliability testing.

Reporter arrested in privacy breach probe

LONDON, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The arrest of a British journalist Thursday is the 14th arrest under Operation Tuleta, a Scotland Yard investigation into invasions of privacy, officials said.

LCS leaves shipyard for commissioning

MARINETTE, Wis., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy's third Littoral Combat Ship is on its way to Texas for commissioning and eventual homeporting in San Diego.

Cameron: Osborne 'is not going anywhere'

LONDON, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will remain in his post until the next general election, Prime Minister David Cameron said Thursday.
Navy tests LCS weapons package components

Navy tests LCS weapons package components

SAN DIEGO, July 2 (UPI) -- Gun and other components of the warfare mission package of the U.S. Navy's Littoral Combat Ships have completed Phase One development testing.
Cameron testifies at media ethics inquiry

Cameron testifies at media ethics inquiry

LONDON, June 14 (UPI) -- The relationship between politicians and media has become too cozy in the last 20 years, British Prime Minister David Cameron said at a media ethics inquiry.
Navy receives third LCS

Navy receives third LCS

MARINETTE, Wis., June 7 (UPI) -- A third Littoral Combat Ship has been delivered to the U.S. Navy by a Lockheed Martin industry team two months ahead of schedule following acceptance trials.
Letters raise new phone hacking questions

Letters raise new phone hacking questions

LONDON, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- A note written by an attorney for Britain's News of the World suggests James Murdoch was aware of widespread phone hacking, The Daily Telegraph reported.
Hacking costs News Corp. $4.7 million

Hacking costs News Corp. $4.7 million

LONDON, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The publisher of Britain's shuttered News of the World said it will pay damages of $4.7 million for hacking the cell phone of a slain British school girl.

Parliament recalls Murdoch for questions

LONDON, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- British lawmakers decided Tuesday to recall News Corp. executive James Murdoch for more questions on the phone-hacking scandal at News of the World.
Parliament panel resumes phone-hack probe

Parliament panel resumes phone-hack probe

LONDON, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- A former News of the World executive told British lawmakers that his former boss, James Murdoch, knew that the phone-hacking scandal went beyond one reporter.
Claims say J. Murdoch misled lawmakers

Claims say J. Murdoch misled lawmakers

LONDON, July 22 (UPI) -- News Corp. executive James Murdoch misled lawmakers when he testified before a parliamentary committee, two former News of the World officials said.
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James Murdoch, Deputy Chief of News Corp, leaves a Government Select Committee meeting after being forced to answer questions on phone hacking charges with his father Rupert Murdoch in London,England on Tuesday, July 19, 2011. UPI/Hugo Philpott
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James Rupert Jacob Murdoch (born 13 December 1972) is the son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch and currently serves as chairman and chief executive of News Corporation, Europe, and Asia, overseeing assets such as News International (British newspapers), SKY Italia (satellite television in Italy), Sky Deutschland, and STAR TV (satellite television in Asia).

He sits on the News Corporation board of directors and is a member of the office of the chairman. He is also non-executive chairman of British Sky Broadcasting, in which News Corporation has a controlling minority stake.

He was formerly an executive vice president of News Corporation, the controlling shareholder of BSkyB, and served on the boards of directors of News Datacom and of News Corporation.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "James Murdoch."
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