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News Corp., the Saudi Prince and the 'Ground Zero Mosque'

Fox News pundits decry Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, who's sponsoring a mosque in lower Manhattan, as a threat to America. But for Fox's parent News Corp., doing billions of dollars in investment deals with a nephew of Saudi Arabia's king is just business as usual. And it shows how much more nuanced it is to run a multinational media giant today.

Fox News Chair Calls Ex-NYT Editor 'Crazy'

There's no love between Roger Ailes, head of Fox News, and Howell Raines, the former New York Times executive editor who recently called for all journalists of good conscience to oppose Fox. "He's obviously hallucinating in some way," Ailes told me Wednesday.

Problems mount for Rupert Murdoch

For News Corp. (NWS) Chief Executive Rupert Murdoch, all of the news lately has been bad. His long time right-hand man Peter Chernin reportedly is...