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News Corp. is to split into
publishing, entertainment
arms & close The Daily

New York Post, by Claire Atkinson

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Posted By:Drive, 12/4/2012 8:58:36 AM

News Corp. named Wall Street Journal Managing Editor Robert Thomson as CEO of its soon-to-be spun-off publishing entity. News Corp., which will split into two publicly traded companies — the other will be entertainment-focused — also announced the publishing company will retain the News Corp. name and that Rupert Murdoch would serve as its chairman. The entertainment company will be named Fox Group. Murdoch will be CEO and chairman of Fox Group. Chase Carey will serve as COO and president. “The challenges we face in the publishing and media industries are great

      


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