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Rupert Murdoch Attacked with Plate

Bestselling Learn Guitar on Android! Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch was accosted on Tuesday July 19 as he testified before a U.K. parliamentary committee in London. A male civilian threw a plate filled with white foam or cream towards Murdoch, but his efforts were dashed by Murdoch's wife and son who intercepted the attack. The man told Murdoch, "You're a greedy billionaire." Police removed the man from the room and are not considering the incident as a serious offense. The 80-year-old Australian owner of News of the World — which shut down amid a major hacking controversy — was not harmed in the incident. Murdoch is in Parliament testifying about his knowledge of the hacking scandal that has tarnished his empire.
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