NEWS CORP (Form: 3, Received: 10/18/2012 17:09:28)

UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FORM 3
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INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF
SECURITIES
Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or
Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person 2. Date of Event Requiring 3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
*
Statement
(MM/DD/YYYY)
NEWS CORP [NWS]
10/16/2012
URIBE ALVARO
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
C/O NEWS AMERICA
INCORPORATED, 1211 AVENUE OF
THE AMERICAS
(Street)
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)
__ X __ Director
_____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)
_____ Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date
Original Filed
(MM/DD/YYYY)
NEW YORK, NY 10036
(City)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
(State)
_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(Zip)
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
2. Amount of Securities
3. Ownership 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial
Beneficially Owned
Form: Direct Ownership
(Instr. 4)
(D) or
(Instr. 5)
Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security 2. Date Exercisable and
3. Title and Amount of 4. Conversion 5. Ownership 6. Nature of Indirect
(Instr. 4)
Expiration Date
Securities Underlying or Exercise
Form of
Beneficial Ownership
(MM/DD/YYYY)
Derivative Security
Price of
Derivative
(Instr. 5)
(Instr. 4)
Derivative
Security:
Security
Direct (D) or
Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
Date
Expiration
Title
Amount or
Exercisable
Date
Number of
Shares
Explanation of Responses:
No securities are beneficially owned.
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Director
URIBE ALVARO
C/O NEWS AMERICA
INCORPORATED
1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
X
Relationships
10% Owner Officer
Other
NEW YORK, NY 10036
Signatures
/s/ Laura Cleveland as Attorney-in-Fact for Alvaro Uribe
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Signature of Reporting Person
10/18/2012
Date
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POWER OF ATTORNEY
Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints
Laura A. Cleveland, Lauren Kanter or Kenneth C. Mertz, signing singly, the undersigned's
true and lawful attorney-in-fact to:
For personal use only
(1)
execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's
capacity as an executive officer and/or director of News Corporation, its affiliates and
affiliated entities (collectively, the "Company"), Forms 3, 4, and 5 in accordance with
Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act")
and the rules thereunder;
(2)
do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned
which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 3, 4, or 5 and
file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and any stock
exchange or similar authority; and
(3)
take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the
foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, and in the
best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the
documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this
Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as such
attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.
The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, necessary,
or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as
fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could do if personally
present, with full power of substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming
all that such attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes,
shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights
and powers herein granted. The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneysin-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming,
nor is the Company assuming, any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with
Section 16 of the Exchange Act.
This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned
is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings
of and transactions in securities issued by the Company, unless earlier revoked by the
undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the foregoing attorneys-in-fact.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be
executed as of this 17th day of October, 2012.
/s/ Alvaro Uribe
----------------------Alvaro Uribe