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James Murdoch steps down as executive chairman of News International

The company says he's stepping down to focus on global TV ventures.

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  1. NPR's David Folkenflik has been tweeting the news and related background.
  2. There are still questions about whether this was a planned move, or if it was in response to the News of the World phone hacking scandal. On the Media tweeted that he did step down because of the scandal.
  3. Others have also made the connection & raised questions about it.
  4. Here's what some other journalists are saying about the move...
  5. Here is some of our previous News Corp. coverage, tied to the News of the World phone hacking scandal.
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