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BBC Scandal Takes Another Turn

AP | Posted 02.25.2013 | Media

LONDON -- Britain's public spending watchdog says it will investigate severance packages at the BBC in the wake of a highly-criticized payout to the b...

BBC Executives Could Face Disciplinary Action

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 11.13.2012 | Media

Two BBC executives involved with the Newsnight broadcast that wrongly linked a ...

Resigned BBC Chief To Receive Major Payout

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Few seem to be enjoying the management meltdown at the venerable BBC more than Rupert Murdoch, the News Corp. chief whose rival Britis...

Despite Scandal, New CEO Set To Lead NYT

Reuters | Jennifer Saba | Posted 01.11.2013 | Media

Nov 11 (Reuters) - The New York Times Co said it will proceed with its plan for Mark Thompson to take over as CEO on Monday, despite an intensifying...

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...

BBC Chairman Pleas For Broadcaster To Restore Trust

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

* BBC Trust head says changes must be made * Director general quit over "shoddy" journalism * Government...

BBC Chief Resigns

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.10.2013 | Media

George Entwistle, the director-general of the BBC, stepped down from the post on Saturday after a news program falsely accused a politician of child a...

BBC Sinks Deeper Into Crisis As Chief Admits Abuse Report Was 'Fundamentally Wrong'

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 01.10.2013 | Media

LONDON -- George Entwistle, the director general of the BBC, resigned on Saturday night over a TV program the network had aired that wrongly implicate...

BBC Chief Faces Hostile Questioning From Parliament Over Sex Abuse Scandal

Reuters | Posted 12.23.2012 | Media

* BBC under pressure over sex claims against dead presenter * Jimmy Savile accused of widespread abuse * BBC boss admits...

BBC Chief Under New Scrutiny After Damning Program

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER and GREGORY KATZ | Posted 12.22.2012 | Media

LONDON — BBC reporters put their own bosses in the hot seat over their role in expanding pedophilia scandal Monday, airing footage from a previo...

BBC Names New Chief

AP | Posted 09.03.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The British Broadcasting Corp. named executive George Entwistle its new chief on Tuesday, giving him one of the country's top media jo...