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2010-01-21 14:42:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Model Kylie Bisutti, the new face of Victoria's Secret, headed to the U.S. flagship store of women's exclusive shoe and handbag brand, Carmen Steffens, in Sherman Oaks, CA to shop in support of their Haiti fund-raising efforts.

2009-08-29 09:40:00

News Corp. Chairman James Murdoch says the publicly funded BBC threatens the survival of independent journalism in Britain.

2009-04-01 15:49:36

News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch announced on Wednesday that former AOL chief Jonathan Miller will be chairman and chief executive of the company’s newly created Digital Media Group.

2009-03-30 06:45:00

TORONTO, March 30 /PRNewswire/ - The insatiable appetite for hot young musical talent continues. Thankfully, Done With Dolls - Toronto's most-popular preteen band - is ready to storm the stage. Their self-titled debut CD is already selling well on iTunes and emusic.com.

2009-01-28 11:27:40

Patrick McDermott, who dated pop star Olivia Newton-John for nine years before he disappeared in 2005, is alive in Mexico, a private investigator said. A team of Texas-based private investigators hired by NBC's Dateline said they believe McDermott has been traveling along the Mexican and South American coastline since he vanished from a fishing charter off the coast of California four years ago. McDermott, who had previously worked as a gaffer on television and film sets, reportedly was...

2009-01-22 07:01:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, Jan.

2008-10-18 15:00:13

News Corp. President Rupert Murdoch says his family's worldwide media group is not struggling despite the ongoing economic crisis in the United States. The company's chief executive officer said at a News Corp.

2008-10-03 21:00:15

REDLANDS - The fall foreign film series of the Redlands Cinema Classic series continues with "Before the Rains," Oct. 14 and 16; "The Counterfeiters," Oct. 28 and 30; and "Romulus, My Father," Nov. 11 and 13 at the Krikorian Redlands Cinema 14.

2008-09-29 00:00:23

By Matthew Norman MEDIA DIARY If the political historians of tomorrow ever need a hint (and where would they look if not here?) as to how Gordon Brown survived so long in office, they might consider the touching friendship between Sarah Brown and Sun editor Rebekah Wade.

2008-09-23 12:00:30

Despite years of effort, Rupert Murdoch has made little headway in China. Beijing tightly controls its media industry and has restricted severely the ability of News Corp. (NWS) to operate in the country. No wonder Murdoch is such a big fan of Asia's other giant media market, India.

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  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
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