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BBC Sued Over Sexual Assault Scandal

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2013 | Media

LONDON, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Dozens of victims of alleged sexual abuse by the late British television star Jimmy Savile have sued the BBC in the wake ...

BBC Editor Emerges As Leading Candidate To Run 'Newsnight' Amidst Sex Abuse Scandal

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 02.20.2013 | Media

The editor of the BBC's Daily and Sunday Politics shows has emerged as the leading candidate to be the next editor of Newsnight....

BBC: 'Grim Day For Us All'

Posted 02.19.2013 | Media

BBC news director Helen Boaden returned to work on Thursday — one day after the release of the Pollard report, which blasted the network's managemen...

"Chaos And Confusion' During BBC Sex Abuse Scandal

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2013 | Media

By Kate Holton LONDON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - The BBC did not put pressure on its flagship news show to drop a sex expose ...

New York Times Staffers Bet On CEO's Future: Report

Posted 12.17.2012 | Media

New York Times staffers have reportedly placed bets on the company's newly-appointed CEO, Mark Thompson. The New York Post reported on Monday that a ...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Rips BBC

Posted 11.15.2012 | Media

Jon Stewart laid into the BBC on Wednesday night, quipping that the British broadcaster's sex abuse crisis made News Corp.'s phone hacking scandal "lo...

Murdoch Weighs In On BBC Scandal

Posted 11.11.2012 | Media

News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch weighed in on the news crisis currently rocking the BBC. Director-General George Entwistle resigned from the BBC on...

Jimmy Savile Myth In Ruins One Year After Lavish Funeral

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 01.08.2013 | Media

LONDON (AP) — At Jimmy Savile's funeral, a year ago Friday, the priest delivering the homily was emphatic: the DJ and television host "can face eter...

How Did Jimmy Savile Get Away With It?

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 12.26.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Jimmy Savile was one of the best-known faces on British television. So how was he able to become what police now say was one of the co...

BBC Pushes Back At Government Over Abuse Investigation

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 12.24.2012 | Media

LONDON — The New York Times stood by its incoming chief Wednesday, even as questions about a BBC child sex abuse scandal followed him from one o...

New York Times Dragged Into BBC Sex Abuse Scandal

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 12.24.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The New York Times stood by its incoming chief Wednesday, even as questions about a BBC child sex abuse scandal followed him from one ...

Editor Steps Aside Over BBC Sex Abuse Scandal

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.22.2012 | Media

The editor at the center of one of the biggest crises in BBC history has stepped aside from running his program after the organization said his explan...

Leaked Email Casts Doubt On Key BBC Claims About Abuse Scandal

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2012 | Media

* Police say will investigate other individuals * More than 200 potential sexual abuse victims identified * Police chief...

BBC Abuse Scandal Creates Headache For NYT CEO

Reuters | Posted 12.17.2012 | Media

By Jennifer Saba Oct 17 (Reuters) - The erupting scandal at Britain's public broadcaster, the BBC, over allegations of sexual abuse in...

BBC In Crisis As Horrific Sex Abuse Scandal Widens

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 12.13.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The BBC is struggling to contain a crisis sparked by allegations of serial sexual abuse against the late Jimmy Savile, a longtime chil...

BBC Apologizes Over Sex Abuse Scandal

Reuters | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media

* Critics have accused BBC of cover-up * Jimmy Savile, the accused presenter, died last year * He was a household name, ...