Sources in the know are murmuring about the possibility that James Murdoch will step out of the picture at News Corp. During his appearance on the earnings conference call last week, Rupert Murdoch said COO Chase Carey was his right-hand man, seeding the idea that Murdoch is not next in line to the top. News Corp. denies this. Arrests related to the phone hacking scandal continue and a letter has surfaced indicating that those in charge knew hacking was happening. [via Reuters]
Speaking of The Huffington Post, they’ve got a big update on Capital New York, a New York-centric site that’s got new reporters and funding.
Click through for more news you can use about changes in the media.
Click here to receive mediabistro.com’s Revolving Door Newsletter via email.
- Media Beat: Brian Stelter on Being Matt Lauer's Nemesis
- Star's James Heidenry: 'If a publicist wants to serve their clients, they should have a good relationship with us'
- Court Orders Retrial as Amanda Knox Preps for Publicity Tour
- Obama's Big PR Man Joins The Daily Beast