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U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) speaks next to a display of assault weapons during a news conference on January 24, 2013. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senator From Conn. Requests That Fox Not Broadcast NASCAR Race Sponsored By NRA

A U.S. senator from Connecticut has sent a letter to media mogul Rupert Murdoch asking that Fox network not broadcast Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race sponsored by the National Rifle Association.

04/12/2013

Rupert Murdoch (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) and Hal Steinbrenner (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images).

News Corp. Acquires 49 Percent YES Network Stake

News Corporation has acquired a 49 percent stake in the YES Network.

11/20/2012

Raul Ibanez (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ibanez Wants To Stay With Yankees; News Corp. Securing Stake In YES?

Raul Ibanez says he’ll have a connection with the Yankees “forever.” Still, he wants to extend his current relationship with the franchise for at least one more year.

11/19/2012

Members of the NYPD's Emergency Service Unit keep watch at United Nations headquarters - New York, NY - Sep 19, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC’s Top Business Leaders Beg Congress Not To Cut Security Funding

Over 100 New York City business leaders have written a joint letter to the leaders in Congress, asking that they not cut homeland security funding for the world’s biggest terrorist target.

10/04/2011

Rupert Murdoch, gives evidence to the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee  on the News of the World phone-hacking scandal in this image taken from TV in Portcullis House  in central London Tuesday July 19 2011. (AP Photo/ PA)

9/11 Families Meeting With Eric Holder In Washington About Murdoch Phone Hacking Allegations

The families are meeting with Attorney General Eric Holder about the FBI inquiry into the allegations that Rupert Murdoch’s media empire may have tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims.

08/24/2011

In this image made from television, Rupert Murdoch, following an attempted assault, gives evidence without his jacket  to a House of Commons Committe on the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.(AP Photo/pa)

FBI Inquiry Of Murdoch’s Empire: Reliance On Brits

The FBI began its investigation last week amid claims that Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. may have tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims after Long Island Rep. Peter King put on the pressure demanding action.

07/24/2011

Rupert Murdoch (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Source: FBI Investigating Whether Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. Tried To Hack 9/11 Victims’ Phones

“I want them to investigate and investigate fully. I have a lot of 9/11 families in my district, they’re entitled to know if their privacy was violated,” Long Island Rep. Peter King said.

07/14/2011

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Sports Fans Ensnared In Fox, Cablevision Rate Duel

Cablevision and Fox parent News Corp. will meet again Monday, Fox spokesman Scott Grogin said

10/17/2010

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Fox, Cablevision Suspend Negotiations Over Dispute

Cablevision and Fox parent News Corp. have walked away from the negotiating table for the evening.

CBS New York–10/16/2010