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Glenn Mulcaire Ordered To Name People Who Told Him To Hack Phones

Lisa O'Carroll | Posted 10.19.2011 | Media

Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator who was arrested for intercepting voicemails for the News of the World in 2007, has been ordered to release t...

Murdoch Scandal: New Arrest Heralds U.S. Peril For Murdoch

Martin Lewis | Posted 10.18.2011 | Media
Martin Lewis

What makes James Desborough's arrest especially nerve-wracking for News Corp. is the fact that shortly after the activities that he was arrested for took place in England, he moved to Los Angeles to become U.S. Editor for that same Murdoch newspaper.

Michael Calderone

WATCH: MP's Likely To Recall James Murdoch Over Hacking | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.16.2011 | Media

NEW YORK – James Murdoch will likely be grilled once again by members of Parliament following "devastating revelations" related to the ongoing phone...

Murdoch's Flip Flop | Posted 10.15.2011 | Media

How much financial damage does News Corp believe it might endure as a result of its News Of The World hacking and bribery scandals? Looks like it depe...

Eleven New Slogans for Fox News

James Napoli | Posted 10.10.2011 | Comedy
James Napoli

It seemed time to re-imagine some marketing spin regarding everyone's favorite go-to network for fine reporting. And here it is.

Michael Calderone

News Corp. 'Standards' Guide Still References News Of The World | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.08.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation has faced a lot of questions about journalistic standards this summer, as the News of the World phone ...

The True Scandals of Murdoch's News Corps Are Much Worse Than Phone-Hacking

Maria Armoudian | Posted 10.08.2011 | Media
Maria Armoudian

Media professionals should not squander the opportunity to take note of the more profoundly damaging scandal that Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation has wrought. That is the damage it has done to their profession and to the institution of journalism itself.

Joy Resmovits

Union Letter: Murdoch's Company Should Not Have Access To Student Data | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.05.2011 | Education

NEW YORK -- New York should drop a $27 million contract with Wireless Generation, a Rupert Murdoch-owned student data tracking company, in light of Ne...

Newspapers: Worth Saving?

Lee Robson | Posted 10.03.2011 | Media
Lee Robson

It's far too early to tell yet how the UK newspaper industry is going to emerge once all this over. One interesting question to contemplate is, will the current crisis lead to a fundamental shift in our support for newspapers?

U.S. 'Seriously' Investigating Murdoch 9/11 Hacking Claims

Posted 10.03.2011 | Media

(Reuters) - Attorney General Eric Holder will reassure families of September 11 victims when he meets them later this month that the Justice Departmen...

Fashionably Late: Style News You Might Have Missed This Week

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 09.29.2011 | Style

Welcome to Fashionably Late, where we round up the Style scraps that didn't make it to our news page this week. Click through and catch up on what els...

The Fight for Truth and Justice

Simon Cohen | Posted 09.28.2011 | Media
Simon Cohen

Can you imagine if Lois Lane published a misleading, misinformed, sensationalist headline like "'Al Qaeda' massacre -- Norway's 9/11"? She would be sacked straight away.

SHOCKER: News Of The World Hacked Into ANOTHER Murdered Girls' Family Phone

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.27.2011 | Media

The News of the World hacked into the phone of Sara Payne, the mother of Sarah Payne, an abducted and murdered 8-year-old girl, the Guardian reported ...

The Murdochs' Casablanca Moment

Len Levitt | Posted 09.25.2011 | New York
Len Levitt

What lessons can New Yorkers draw from the Rupert Murdoch phone-hacking scandal in England? What lessons can we draw about the NYPD?

After the Debacle: How News Corp Can Rebuild Trust

Patricia Harned | Posted 09.24.2011 | Business
Patricia Harned

Full-page newspaper ads and personal apologies to the victims of this scandal look impressive. But post-recession consumers, who are more aware of the character of a parent company than ever before, are unlikely to be persuaded by gestures.

Murdoch's Journalism

James O'Shea | Posted 09.21.2011 | Media
James O'Shea

Murdoch's job goes far beyond keeping track of the scoops and scandals of his employees. He is the CEO, the man at the top responsible for setting the tone and culture that drives the conduct of everyone in the organization.

Murdoch Facade Crumbling As Scandal Takes Root In America

Timothy Karr | Posted 09.21.2011 | Media
Timothy Karr

As more leads indicate that crimes were committed on U.S. soil, the likelihood increases that this scandal will create heat for the Murdochs on this side of the Atlantic.

The BEST Late Night Clips Of The Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 09.19.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

Murdoch, Bachmanna and more provided content for a full slate of late night hosts this week.

Jude Law Speaks to FBI

Posted 09.21.2011 | Celebrity

As if Rupert Murdoch didn't have enough on his plate as he watches his News of the World crumble this week, actor Jude Law is set to speak to the FBI ...

Justice Department Prepares Subpoenas In News Corp. Inquiry

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Media

The Justice Department is putting together subpoenas as part of its probe into allegations of criminal misconduct by News Corp., the Wall Street Journ...

Media and Moral Values

George Mitrovich | Posted 09.20.2011 | Media
George Mitrovich

I find the saga in England absorbing. As a former press secretary to two U.S. senators and a press aide to Bobby Kennedy in the presidential campaign of '68, media are a significant part of my life.

Military-Industrial Journalism

Robert Koehler | Posted 09.20.2011 | Media
Robert Koehler

As a starting place, I place side by side the two extremes of Murdoch's exaggerated influence on our lives, our politics and our self-awareness.

Data Retention? News of the World Demos the Risks

Susan Landau | Posted 09.20.2011 | Technology
Susan Landau

It is quite ironic that the same week the news about the News of the World hacking was finally breaking, Congress held a hearing on data retention, the proposal that Internet service providers be required to retain customer information.

james Murdoch Accused Of Misleading Parliament Over Phone Hacking

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Media

James Murdoch was accused on Thursday of misleading Parliament about his knowledge of phone hacking at the News of the World by the paper's former edi...

Murdoch, the Pie Man, and Baked Goods as Political Theatre

Bill Lichtenstein | Posted 09.20.2011 | Weird News
Bill Lichtenstein

To get a professional and season perspective on the Murdoch pie attack, I spoke with Aron Kay, once known affectionately throughout the pasty heaving world as "The Pie Man."