Report: Murdoch's ex-wife is dating Vladimir Putin

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Us Weekly is reporting that Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, Wendi Deng, is currently dating Russian president Vladimir Putin.

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Rumors have "been floating around for years" since Putin's 2014 divorce from then-wife Lyudmila Putina, according to the report. The pair share two daughters -- Maria, 30, and Yekaterina, 29.

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Wendi Deng, Putin's alleged new girlfriend and Rupert Murdoch's ex
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Wendi Murdoch poses at The Broad museum's opening and inaugural dinner on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 07: Wendi Deng Murdoch is seen arriving at Giambattista Valli Fashion show during Paris Fashion Week : Womenswear Fall Winter 2016/2017 on March 7, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Jacopo Raule/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 07: Wendi Deng Murdoch attends the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children's Inaugural Gala at Gotham Hall on May 7, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Stewart/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 16: Wendi Deng Murdoch attends The Metropolitan Museum Of Art's 'China: Through The Looking Glass' press presentation at Metropolitan Museum of Art on February 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 26: Rupert Murdoch (L) is driven from The Royal Courts of Justice with his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch and son Lachlan after giving evidence to The Leveson Inquiry on April 26, 2012 in London, England. This phase of the inquiry into the culture, practice and ethics of the press in the United Kingdom is looking at the owners of various media groups. The inquiry, which may take a year or more to complete, comes in the wake of the phone hacking scandal that saw the closure of The News of The World newspaper in 2011 (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
SUN VALLEY, ID - JULY 11: Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, and his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch attend Allen & Company's Sun Valley Conference on July 11, 2012 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Since 1983, the investment firm Allen & Company has annually hosted the media and technology conference which is usually attended by powerful media executives. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Ruppert Murdoch (L), chairman and CEO of News Corporation, flanked by his wife Wendi Deng (C), attends with the conference organizer Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, the e-G8 meeting gathering Internet and information technologies leaders and experts at the Tuileries gardens in Paris on May 24, 2011. The heads of virtual giants Facebook, Google, and eBay were invited to meet to formulate proposals on the future on the Internet ahead of the G8 summit in France. AFP PHOTO POOL / LIONEL BONAVENTURE (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 16: Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng Murdoch attend 'The Tree Of Life' Premiere during the 64th Annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 16, 2011 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)
NEW YORK - JANUARY 23: Socialite Wendi Deng Murdoch attends The Australia Week 2009 Jacob's Creek Black Tie Gala on January 23, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD - FEBRUARY 24: Rupert Murdoch and wife Wendi Deng attend the 16th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party sponsored by Chopard at the Pacific Design Center on February 24, 2008 in West Hollywood, California. (PREMIUM PRICING APPLIES) (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/WireImage)
Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng Murdoch at premiere of 'Moulin Rouge,' New York, April 17, 2001. (Photo by Steve Eichner/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 08: (AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND OUT) Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng, arrive at the Australasia Dinner at the Regent Hotel on November 8, 1999 in Sydney, Australia. Rupert Murdoch is Chairman and CEO of News Corporation. (Photo by Fairfax Media via Getty Images)
Rupert Murdoch, left and his wife, Wendi Deng, arrive for the 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Monday, Jan. 15, 2007, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Rupert Murdoch, left, introduces his wife, Wendi, to the Queen during a visit from the Chinese President, Jiang Zemin, at the opening of 'Gilded Dragons, Buried Treasure from China's Golden Age', an exhibition at the British Museum, London, Oct. 21, 1999. (AP Photo/PA Photo/ John Stillwell, Pool)
Twentieth Century Fox owner Rupert Murdoch arrives with his wife, Wendi Deng, at the premiere of "Cast Away" Thursday, Dec. 7, 2000, in the Westwood area of Los Angeles. The drama stars Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt and Nick Searcy. (AP Photo/Kim D. Johnson)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Wendi Deng Murdoch attends the Broad Museum black tie inaugural dinner at The Broad on September 17, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
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The 63-year-old was previously rumored to have dated Russian gymnast Alina Kabaeva, but reports of Putin being with Deng began to swirl this week after Deng was spotted on their mutual friend Roman Abramovich's yacht in St. Bart's.

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Deng, 47, was married to billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch for 14 years before it ended in 2013 amid rumors she had a fling with former Prime Minister of Great Britain Tony Blair.

The successful business woman made headlines in 2011 when she viciously attacked a man who attempted to hit her then-husband and News Corporation CEO in the face with a pie while in Parliament.

Murdoch has since married former-model Jerry Hall.

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Putin with a persian leopard and doing other rugged things, like fishing
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In this Oct. 9, 2008 file photo a two and a half month female tiger cub, no name yet given, looks at, at the Novo Ogaryovo residence of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, outside Moscow. Putin said on TV Thursday Dec. 16, 2010 he loves Buffy, his new puppy, even though the Belgian shepherd leaves puddles and piles around the house. Putin, who was referred to as "Alpha Dog" by U.S. diplomats in a leaked diplomatic cable published recently by WikiLeaks, is in his element around animals. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Pool, File)
FILE - In this file photo taken on Monday, Aug. 3, 2009, the then Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin ia seen riding a horse while traveling in the mountains of the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia, during his short vacation. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. As the campaign for Austrian general elections enters its grueling final phase, two leading contenders have gone beyond rolling up their shirt sleeves: They’ve taken off their shirts. Giving new meaning to a chest-to-chest race, the topless duel between populist candidate Frank Stronach and Heinz-Christian Strache who heads of the anti-immigrant and EU-skeptic Freedom Party reflects the intensity of the battle between the two for the protest vote in the Sept. 29 elections. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, POOL, File)
FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008 file pool photo then Prime Minister Vladimir Putin holds a tranquilizer gun in a Russian Academy of Sciences reserve in Russia's Far East. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, POOL, file)
FILE In this Sept. 2010 photo released on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, then Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin carries a hunting rifle during his trip in Ubsunur Hollow in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), on the border with Mongolia, Russia. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Dmitry Astakhov, Government Press Service, file)
File - In this file photo taken on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin locks a collar with a satellite tracker on the tranquilized five-year-old Ussuri tiger in a Russian Academy of Sciences reserve in Russia's Far East as he took a part in the national program for preserving the population of the Ussuri tiger conducted by researchers of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Animal-loving Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has been accused of staging his famous encounter with a tigress three years ago. St. Petersburg-based environmentalists Dmitry Molodtsov says that photos of the animal that Putin tagged with a GPS collar in 2008 and subsequent images of what preservationists claimed was the same tigress in fact showed two different animals, indicating that Putin's tigress never was let out into the wild. Molodtsov claimed Friday that Putin's tigress was borrowed from a local zoo for the occasion. A coordinator at the government-funded Amur tiger conservation project dismissed his claim as untrue.(AP Photo / RIA-Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, Pool)
In this Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008 file photo Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, left, looks at the tranquilized five-year-old Ussuri tiger as researchers put a collar with a satellite tracker on the animal in a Russian Academy of Sciences reserve in Russia's Far East. Russia's animal-loving leader Vladimir Putin has been accused of staging his famous encounter with a tigress three years ago. St. Petersburg-based environmentalist Dmitry Molodtsov says that photos of the animal that Putin tagged with a GPS collar in 2008 and subsequent images of what preservationists claimed was the same tigress in fact showed two different animals, indicating that Putin's tigress never was let out into the wild. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, Pool, file)
In this Aug. 31, 2008 file photo Prime Minister Vladimir Putin holds a head of the tranquilized five-year-old Ussuri tiger as a researcher puts a collar with a satellite tracker on the animal in a Russian Academy of Sciences reserve in Russia's Far East. Putin said on TV Thursday Dec. 16, 2010 he loves Buffy, his new puppy, even though the Belgian shepherd leaves puddles and piles around the house. Putin, who was referred to as "Alpha Dog" by U.S. diplomats in a leaked diplomatic cable published recently by WikiLeaks, is in his element around animals. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, Pool, File)
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin poses with a two and a half month female tiger cub, no name yet given, looks at, at the Novo Ogaryovo residence of outside Moscow, on Thursday night, Oct. 9, 2008. The cub was presented to Putin on Oct. 7, when he was celebrating his 56 birthday.(AP Photo. RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, pool)
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin poses with a two and a half month female tiger cub, no name yet given, looks at, at the Novo Ogaryovo residence of outside Moscow, on Thursday night, Oct. 9, 2008. The cub was presented to Putin on Oct. 7, when he was celebrating his 56 birthday.(AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, pool)
A two and a half-month-old female tiger cub, no name yet given, looks on at the Novo Ogaryovo, residence of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, unseen, outside Moscow, on Thursday night, Oct. 9, 2008. The cub was presented to Putin on Oct. 7, when he was celebrating his 56 birthday. (AP Photo. RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Pool)
In this Sept. 1, 2013 file photo, a Siberian tiger prowls at the Federal Center for rehabilitation of rare species of animals in the village of Alexeyevka in the Russian Far East during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit. A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin is keeping farmers in northeastern China on edge. China’s official Xinhua News Agency said Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, that the animal, named Ustin, bit and killed 15 goats and left another three missing on Sunday and Monday on a farm in Heilongjiang province's Fuyuan county. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service, File)
Russia's President Vladimir Putin caresses a Persian leopard cub as he visits the Persian leopard breeding and rehabilitation centre in the National Park in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 4, 2014. A leopard was announced in 2011 to be one of the official mascots of the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. Perhaps the most important vote in Russia's public selection of a new Olympic mascot was cast when Vladimir Putin said he wanted a funky leopard to represent the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI/ POOL / ALEXEI NIKOLSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)
Russia's President Vladimir Putin caresses a Persian leopard cub as he visits the Persian leopard breeding and rehabilitation centre in the National Park in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 4, 2014. A leopard was announced in 2011 to be one of the official mascots of the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. Perhaps the most important vote in Russia's public selection of a new Olympic mascot was cast when Vladimir Putin said he wanted a funky leopard to represent the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI/ POOL / ALEXEI NIKOLSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)
Russia's President Vladimir Putin caresses a Persian leopard cub as he visits the Persian leopard breeding and rehabilitation centre in the National Park in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, on February 4, 2014. A leopard was announced in 2011 to be one of the official mascots of the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. Perhaps the most important vote in Russia's public selection of a new Olympic mascot was cast when Vladimir Putin said he wanted a funky leopard to represent the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI/ POOL / ALEXEI NIKOLSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)
Russian President Vladimir Putin pets a snow leopard cub at the snow leopard sanctuary in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Putin checked in Tuesday at a preserve for endangered snow leopards and visited a group of cubs born last summer in the mountains above the growing torrent of activity in Sochi for the Winter Games. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a big pike he caught while fishing during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia. Putin said it's his first pike of such a big size. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a big pike he caught while fishing during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region, Russia. Putin said it's his first pike of such a big size. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, speaks with a huntsman holding a big pike Putin caught while fishing during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia. Putin said it's his first pike of such a big size. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin fishes during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
** FILE ** In this Aug. 15, 2007 file photo Vladimir Putin, then Russian President, fishes in the headwaters of the Khemchik River in the Tuva region of Siberia, Russia. In its September "Sexy Rating" list, Russia's Sex & the City magazine ranked now Prime Minister Vladimir Putin as the second sexiest politician. Ahead of the pack is Boris Nemtsov, a former leader of opposition party Union of the Right Forces now viewed by many as a spent force. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Dmitry Astakhov, Presidential Press Service, File)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, fishes during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region, Russia. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
In this photo taken on Saturday, July 20, 2013, Russian President Vladimir fishes during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region, Russia. A sign in the spoon-bait reads ?zar Fish. Using this soon-bait Putin managed to catch a 21-kilogram pike. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)
FILE - In this Sept. 2010 photo released on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, then Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin carries a hunting rifle during his trip in Ubsunur Hollow in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), on the border with Mongolia, Russia. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, POOL, file)
FILE - In this file photo taken on Monday, Aug. 3, 2009, then Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin swims while traveling in the mountains of the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia, during his short vacation. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. (AP Photo/RIA Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, POOL, file)
FILE In this Wednesday Sept. 5, 2012 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin flies in a motorized hang glider alongside two Siberian white cranes, on the Yamal Peninsula, in Russia. Putin has become alternately notorious and beloved for an array of adventurous stunts, including posing with a tiger cub and riding a horse bare-chested. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Druzhinin, Presidential Press Service)
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