Newsmax, Once a Right-Wing Also-Ran, Is Rising, and Trump Approves

A once-niche conservative cable network, owned by a longtime friend of the president, lures audiences by refusing to declare an electoral winner.

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Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp Bids for Simon & Schuster

A sale of the venerable publisher of Stephen King and Hillary Clinton could fetch $1.7 billion and rev up consolidation in book publishing.

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Hints on Obamacare’s Future

Pompeo joins other top Republicans in defying the election results: This is your morning tip sheet.

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Why a Trump Loss May Be No Match for Rupert Murdoch’s Realpolitik

Fox News has lasted through “multiple presidents, and they’re going to be around for multiple more,” said one right-wing media executive.

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New York Post Published Hunter Biden Report Amid Newsroom Doubts

Some reporters withheld their bylines and questioned the credibility of an article that made the tabloid’s front page on Wednesday.

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Petition Targeting Murdoch Swamps Australian Parliament’s Website

More than 200,000 people signed a petition drawn up by a former prime minister calling for an examination of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire in Australia.

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Which ‘Succession’ Character is James Murdoch?

Increasingly uncomfortable with News Corp’s politics and profit motives, Rupert’s younger son chose chickens and sheep over Fox, and insists he doesn’t watch ‘Succession.’

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Trump Wants to Discredit the Election. This Nerd Could Stop Him.

Fox News, the president’s favored network, will face enormous pressure to call the election for Mr. Trump. The outcome rests on a little-known 65-year-old wonk who will declare the winner.

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Kamala Harris Cartoon in Murdoch Paper Is Denounced as Racist

Kevin Rudd, a former prime minister, lodged a complaint against The Australian for publishing material he called “racist and sexist.”

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James Murdoch Resigns From News Corp Board

While his elder brother, Lachlan Murdoch, rises in the family business, James Murdoch has grown more distant from his father’s empire.

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At Wall Street Journal, News Staff and Opinion Side Clash

A heated dispute between the newsroom and the opinion section of one of the country’s most respected news organizations has spilled into public view.

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Wall Street Journal Staff Members Push for Big Changes in News Coverage

A letter from a group of Journal reporters and editors calls for “more muscular reporting about race and social inequities,” as well as skepticism toward business and government leaders.

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Advertisers Are Fleeing Tucker Carlson. Fox News Viewers Have Stayed.

Amid a backlash and an ad boycott, “Tucker Carlson Tonight” is still attracting big audiences, another sign of the nation’s political divide.

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Rupert Murdoch, His Son Lachlan and Other Fox Executives Will Take Pay Cuts

The company behind Fox News, Fox Business and the Fox network is guarding against the pandemic’s economic fallout.

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As Fox News Played Down the Coronavirus, Its Chief Protected Himself

The cancellation of an 89th birthday party for Rupert Murdoch highlights a disconnect between his family’s behavior and statements made on air by some Fox commentators.

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