Fox News.com Fails To Disclose Its Ownership By News Corp.

A news organization that reports on a problem with its parent company should disclose that it is owned by the company in question.

For example, the Wall Street Journal, reporting on the recent News Corp. scandal, states very prominently, near the top, as a stand-alone 3rd paragraph:

“News Corp. owns The Wall Street Journal.” 

The July 14, 2011 WSJ article is here.

However, Fox News.com fails to disclose its ownership by News Corp. when it reports on the same scandal.   See the July 17 Fox News.com story, here.  News Corp.’s relationship with Fox TV gets disclosed, but that’s a different network, which does not report news. 

Why would Fox News.com omit this disclosure?
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EDIT:  I’ve done more searching and to be fair, I found many Fox News.com and Fox Business.com stories that disclose the relationship with News Corp. 

But I found many, many stories that do not:

http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2011/07/18/james-murdoch-bskyb-role-clouded-news-corp-shares-fall/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2011/07/17/british-police-arrest-former-murdoch-aide-rebekah-brooks-report/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/17/dow-jones-panel-concerned-about-hacking-scandal/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/17/instant-view-london-police-chief-quits-in-hacking-saga/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/15/murdoch-accepts-hinton-resignation-notes-his-great-contributions/
  
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/12/cameron-weakened-by-uk-phone-hacking-scandal/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/12/news-corp-executives-reportedly-called-to-appear-before-parliament-in-phone/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/08/ex-cameron-aide-arrested-in-uk-hacking-scandal/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/07/14/ap-source-fbi-investigating-news-corp/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/12/british-prime-minister-offers-sympathy-to-former-rival/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2011/07/10/pressure-mounts-on-uk-government-to-halt-murdochbskyb-deal/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/11/experts-murdochs-companies-may-face-us-actions/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/13/uk-legislators-poised-to-tell-murdoch-to-back-off/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/18/cameron-defends-actions-as-scandal-fells-police-chief/
 
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/18/whistleblower-in-uk-phone-hacking-scandal-reportedly-found-dead/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/18/london-police-chief-resigns-amid-uk-hacking-scandal/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/14/newsmaker-careys-star-rises-as-scandal-taints-murdoch-name/

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/07/12/uk-government-turns-against-murdochs-bid-for-british-sky-broadcasting/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/10/murdoch-exits-london-home-with-arm-around-brooks/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/industries/2011/07/15/instant-view-brooks-resigns-as-head-news-international/
 
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2011/07/13/legal-head-news-international-leaves-company-source/

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