In mid-2013, Rupert reached out to Lachlan and asked what it would take to win him back into the business. The price was to become co-chairman of News and Fox with his father, in early 2014.
The problem with this version of Happy Families was that it left James out in the cold. So he was appointed co-chief operating officer with Carey. But Carey wasn't thrilled about this, so it was made clear that James still reported to Carey.
20:00 Trump says ‘I inherited a mess,’ blasts media and detractors at combative news conference40
15:34 Kushner family puts negotiations to buy Marlins on hold13
07:45 Report: Man charged with buying two weapons used in San Bernardino agrees to plead guilty24
01:17 News conferences raise issue of Trump seeking softballs26