FILE - In this Nov. 14, 1991, file photo, Margaret Thatcher accepts the United Cerebral Palsy of New York's 37th Annual Humanitarian Award in New York from Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch is a political ... more 
FILE - In this Nov. 14, 1991, file photo, Margaret Thatcher accepts the United Cerebral Palsy of New York's 37th Annual Humanitarian Award in New York from Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch is a political kingmaker in England and his native Australia. In the United States, he’s best known for promoting conservative opinion through media properties like the Fox News Channel. Murdoch is not as personally connected to political leadership in the U.S., where he is a naturalized citizen. Murdoch began building his power in Britain in the 1980s, when former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, the Conservative Party leader, allowed Murdoch to add The Times and The Sunday Times to his stable of media properties including The Sun and News of the World, the tabloid been primarily connected to the hacking scandal. (AP Photo/Mike Albans, File) less 
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