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Rupert Murdoch Phone Hacking

Rupert Murdoch Set To Face Police Over Phone Hacking

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.24.2014 | Media

Rupert Murdoch is set to be questioned by British police in connection with phone hacking, the Guardian reported on Tuesday. The paper's Nick Davie...

Victory For News Corp!

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | Media

(Adds details from decision, comments, case citation, byline) By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK, April 1 (Reuters) - News Cor...

Piers Morgan Stands By 'Friends' On Trial For Phone Hacking

The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 11.04.2013 | Media

Piers Morgan has said he will not "drop his friends" who are currently standing trial at the Old Bailey over allegations of phone hacking because doin...

News Corp Tried To Stop Its Reporters From Covering Phone Hacking Scandal

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.18.2013 | Media

News Corp bosses tried to impede their own reporters at the Wall Street Journal from covering the phone hacking scandal rocking the company, a new boo...

Murdoch's Change Of Plans

Posted 11.12.2013 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's upcoming appearance before Parliament has been delayed at the behest of the attorney general and Murdoch's lawyers. The media mog...

Big Trouble For Rupert Murdoch

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.16.2013 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's News UK is being investigated in Britain as a "corporate suspect," the Independent newspaper reported on Friday. News UK was forme...

Oh Hi!

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson and Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.13.2013 | Media

Oh hi, Rupert! Yes, that cheerful puppy is actually one of the world's biggest media moguls. Rupert Murdoch took once again to the pleasant con...

Rupert Murdoch Tape Reveals Angry News Corp Chief

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.02.2013 | Media

A secret recording of Rupert Murdoch reveals that the News Corp chief was angry and dismissive about investigations into corruption at his British new...

Murdoch Dodges Phone Hacking Ruin

Businessweek | Posted 04.18.2013 | Media

As Rupert Murdoch made his way into Parliament on July 19, 2011, to answer questions about the phone-hacking scandal engulfing his media empire, ruina...

Murdoch Hit With Huge Wave Of New Hacking Allegations

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2013 | Media

LONDON, March 15 (Reuters) - British police are investigating an estimated 600 new allegations of phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now defunct News...

UK Policewoman Defends Decision To Call Paper Over Phone Hacking

Reuters | Posted 03.10.2013 | Media

* Called paper on anniversary of Sept. 11 attacks * Says angry anti-terrorism resources diverted to "jolly" * Prosecutio...

British Tabloid Pens Intense Editorial

Reuters | Posted 03.06.2013 | Media

* Sun letter to the editor new salvo in diplomatic battle * Britain retained the islands 1982 Falklands War * Oil explor...

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...

Piers Morgan Faces New Phone Hacking Claims

Reuters | Posted 12.22.2012 | Media

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - British newspapers belonging to Trinity Mirror are facing legal claims for phone hacking by four people, including former...

Rupert Murdoch Goes After Phone Hacking Victims

Posted 10.15.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch took to Twitter over the weekend to share some personal feelings he harbors for phone hacking victims. Murdoch criticized the talks...

Rupert Murdoch Gets Pay Cut

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2012 | Media

By Jessica Dye NEW YORK, Sept 5 (Reuters) - News Corp has cut this year's bonuses for four top executives, including mogul Rupert Mur...

Coulson, Brooks Charged

Reuters | Posted 09.23.2012 | Media

* Coulson, Brooks charged with phone hacking * Alleged victims included Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt * Six other senior Mur...

Murdoch's Allies Await Phone Hacking Charges Update

Reuters | Posted 09.22.2012 | Media

* UK prosecutors to give update on hacking inquiry charges * Murdoch confidante and ex-Cameron media chief await announcement ...

News Corp. Deciding Future Of The Daily

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.13.2012 | Media

News Corp. has reportedly placed its daily iPad publication "on probation", according to multiple reports. The Daily, which launched in early 2011...

Michael Calderone

How Will News Corp. Split Affect Murdoch's Papers

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 06.28.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- Rupert Murdoch loves his newspapers. So even as the industry contracted in recent years following advertising declines, reporters and edit...

Think Again: Government by (and for) Murdoch

Eric Alterman | Posted 08.14.2012 | Media
Eric Alterman

Testifying on Tuesday before Lord Justice Sir Brian Leveson's inquiry into the phone-hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation, former U.K. Prime Minister John Major revealed under oath one of the ways Murdoch does business.

Rebekah Brooks Readies For Court Date

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2012 | Media

By Michael Holden LONDON, June 13 (Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks, a trusted confidante of Rupert Murdoch and friend to a succession of Br...

Phone Hacking Scandal: Met Police Refers Files On Five Journalists To Prosecutors

guardian.co.uk | Josh Halliday | Posted 08.11.2012 | Media

Scotland Yard has referred files relating to five journalists arrested on suspicion of phone hacking to prosecutors, the Crown Prosecution Service has...

Harry Evans Tells Leveson That Rupert Murdoch Sowed Seeds Of Phone Hacking Scandal

Reuters | David Rohde | Posted 07.18.2012 | Media

(Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch sowed the seeds of the phone hacking scandal that has tarnished his reputation by forcing Britain's most respected newspape...

Rupert Murdoch's Fellow Plutocrats Rush To His Defense

Posted 05.01.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's peers, including Donald Trump and Barry Diller, came to his defense on Tuesday. Following the release of a parliamentary report th...