Rupert Murdoch

Roger Ailes Resigns from Fox News

Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes stepped down from his position on Thursday, roughly two weeks after former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson filed a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment. Ailes was also the Chairman of Fox Television Stations, a position he also resigned from. Rupert Murdoch, who brought on Ailes to […]

Rupert Murdoch to Step Down as CEO of 21st Century Fox

CNBC’s David Faber reported this morning that Rupert Murdoch plans on stepping down as CEO of 21st Century Fox. His sons, James and Lachlan, will take over his power and responsibilities. James Murdoch will serve as CEO of 21st Century Fox and Lachlan Murdoch will serve as co-executive chairman. Rupert Murdoch, […]

Time Warner Refuses Offer from 21st Century Fox

News broke today in the New York Times that Time Warner had refused an unsolicited offer from 21st Century Fox and that discussions over a purchase were not active. Reuters reported about two weeks ago that Rupert Murdoch, head of 21st Century Fox, was interested in acquiring a content company, […]