New look of Murdoch’s News Corp. detailed
Entertainment, publishing to split
News Corp. announced additional details about its coming split Monday, including a plan to cease publication of The Daily, its stand-alone tablet newspaper. The publishing company, which will keep the name News Corp. and will include The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, HarperCollins, and Australian television assets, will be led by Robert Thomson, the managing editor of The Journal. He will be succeeded at The Journal by his deputy, Gerard Baker.