Amid declining ad revenue and other financial challenges, speculation swarmed this week over the Vanity Fair editor’s ouster. But the bosses were quick to affirm support for Jones.
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A legal battle between a star money manager and secretive firm D.E. Shaw has now dragged investor Eric Schmidt and his personal life into the messy dispute.
Rupert Murdoch’s younger son and his wife issued a rare public rebuke of the family’s media empire and its promotion of climate-change skeptics during Australia’s bushfire crisis.