James Murdoch has told an ethics inquiry that he had previously discussed News Corp's bid to take control of pay-TV giant BSkyB with David Cameron.
Media executive James Murdoch has buckled under pressure and is relinquishing his position as chairperson at British Sky Broadcasting.
Rupert Murdoch's son James has decided to step down as CEO at his father's troubled British publishing unit, News International.
Former News of the World editor, Colin Myler, has taken over at the New York Daily News.
James Murdoch has denied misleading British lawmakers about the extent of his knowledge of phone-hacking at the News of the World.
The campaign to unseat members of the Murdoch family from their positions has spread to the US, with a recommendation from an influential adviser.
James Murdoch may not be facing jail, but he will struggle to argue his way out of this corner.
Rupert Murdoch acknowledged for the first time publicly that his son James is not the preferred choice to succeed him as News Corp CEO.
The mother of a murdered British schoolgirl was targeted by a private investigator working for Rupert Murdoch's News of the World.
News Corp executive James Murdoch was under pressure on Monday over his handling of a phone-hacking scandal.
James Murdoch was accused of misleading British MPs by saying he did not know that phone hacking at News of the World went beyond one reporter.
"No," Murdoch firmly told a British parliamentary hearing on Tuesday, when asked if he would resign over the phone-hacking scandal.
Murdoch was spattered with what appeared to be white foam in a foil pie dish, interrupting the hearing into the phone hacking scandal.
Rupert Murdoch and his son, James, gave evidence in the British Parliament on Tuesday on the phone-hacking and corruption scandal.
Britain has been transfixed by the phone hacking scandal that has shaken its media world. But will it really change the nation's press?
Rebekah Brooks, CEO of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper wing, has said she felt a "deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt".