UK gives qualified OK to Murdoch buyout of TV unit

Rupert Murdoch, chairman of News Corporation, speaks at the dedication ceremony for the Newseum, a museum about journalism and the First Amendment, on opening day in Washington on Friday April 11, 2008. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

June 30, 2011 8:23:25 AM PDT
The British government has given qualified approval to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to take full control of satellite broadcaster British Sky Broadcasting, but has set further conditions.