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Sunshine squad update, Martin Bridger, Op Tempura & Dublin in the green.

Cressida Dick is busy burying more bad news. Operation Cealt was touched on by Goggzilla before. Time to look at how and why Martin Bridger and Richard Coy were allowed to walk away from the Operation Tempura fiasco. 220 more words

Hold the front page: Ink and the birth of the new Sun

“I want us to disrupt this street,” Rupert Murdoch says after his purchase of the Sun in 1969. The young Australian sheep farmer, turned newspaper proprietor wanted big things from the ailing broadsheet founded five years earlier, which under his watch would be re-born as a lively tabloid. 1,435 more words

Changing London

21st Century Fox Still Optimistic About Sky Deal, Mum On Possible Sale At Annual Meeting

21st Century Fox continued to express optimism that it will complete its bid for British satellite television provider Sky, a deal it hopes will close next year. 361 more words

Breaking News

Approving the AT&T-Time Warner deal would save CNN, enrage Trump and leave Murdoch out in the cold

Thanks to the U.S. Department of Justice, AT&T’s monopolistic dreams may not come true after all. According to media reports, the government may block AT&T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner. 122 more words


The sexist dinosaurs aren't only on the prowl in old media

Jurassic-era ethics of sexism and homophobia also blight the fearless new world of Silicon Valley entanglement giants

Last week, Caitlyn Jenner and a robot announced Sophia talked about what it means to be human and the status of women. 1,314 more words

Trump distances himself from alleged DOJ mandate for AT&T to divest CNN

President Trump has distanced himself from the reports the Department of Justice is mandating AT&T sell CNN because of his influence in order to pass antitrust laws. 118 more words


21st Century Fox's Rupert Murdoch wants to buy CNN from Time Warner

Rupert Murdoch mentioned of owning CNN twice in the last six months in phone calls with AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson a recent report has emerged. 435 more words