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Analysis: Charges unlikely, but Murdoch tape won't help his business case

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The recall of Rupert Murdoch to a committee of the British parliament over a secret tape of him dismissing the alleged illegal behavior of his journalists is likely to cause personal embarrassment for the world's most famous media mogul but no criminal charges.Full story

What financial reports reveal on entertainment

Companies providing entertainment content are beginning to release their earnings reports for the latest quarter. Here's a look at reports and related developments for selected companies. Full story

Murdoch's News Corp to quit east London location

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is leaving the east London location whose name has become synonymous with the revolution which the magnate brought to Britain's media. Full story

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  Rupert Murdoch files for divorce from third wife

After 14 years of marriage, the media mogul has filed for divorce from his third wife, Wendi Deng, whom he married just weeks after his divorce from his second wife was final. The couple has two children together. NBC’s Erika Hill reports.

  Eric Holder and his remorse over Fox case: Too little, too late?

Must-Read Op-Eds: Mika Brzezinski reads from multiple opinion columns on Attorney General Eric Holder, including a Daily Beast piece on how Holder felt about his role in seizing the emails of Fox News' James Rosen.

  News Corp Earnings Out

CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports News Corp's Q2 earnings per share is $0.44 (ex-items) and revenue of $9.43 billion. The company is seeing strength in advertising, she says.

  Power Rundown: Farewell Sarkozy, Farewell "The Daily"

The stories CNBC's Cindy Perman and John Carney are talking about. Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy talks about moving to London; bosses take on the issue of social media; and employee response to News Corp closing down "The Daily."

  News Corp. Meeting: All Directors Have Been Elected

In the face of growing investor opposition to the Murdoch family's control of News Corp, Murdoch scored a big win at the shareholder meeting happening right now, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

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Rupert Murdoch, News Corp. and 21st Century Fox CEO, arrives at the annual Allen and Co. conference at the Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 12, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Murdoch, News Corp. and 21st Century Fox CEO, arrives at annual Allen and Co. conference at Sun Valley
Murdoch, News Corp. and 21st Century Fox CEO, arrives at annual Allen and Co. conference at Sun Valley

Rupert Murdoch, News Corp. and 21st Century Fox CEO, arrives at the annual Allen and Co. conference at the Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 12, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS MEDIA)

Rupert Murdoch, News Corp. and 21st Century Fox CEO, arrives with son at annual Allen and Co. conference at Sun Valley
Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox, arrives with sons Lachlan and James for the first session of annual Allen and Co. conference at the Sun Valley
Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox, arrives with sons Lachlan and James for the first session of annual Allen and Co. conference at the Sun Valley

Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox, arrives with sons Lachlan and James for the first session of annual Allen and Co. conference at the Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 10, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS)