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Rebekah Brooks Opens Up About Notorious Hacking

AP | Posted 04.27.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks says she never sanctioned phone hacking, and was horrified when she learned the tabloid...

Psychic TV Channel Fined For Not Telling Viewers It's All B.S.

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.28.2013 | Weird News

In a move no one saw coming, A British TV channel set up to offer dial-up psychic services has been fined for not telling viewers it's all "for entert...

8 Face Charges For Phone Hacking Scandal

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 09.23.2013 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Rebekah Brooks, the former chief of News Corp.'s British newspapers, and Andy Coulson, the ex-communications chief for Prime Minister ...

A Year After Hacking Scandal Exploded, There Is No End In Sight

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.03.2012 | Media

"News of the World hacked Milly Dowler's phone during police hunt." A year ago today, the world was shocked by that headline in the Guardian. It wa...

News Of The World Reporters Told Police They Hacked Milly Dowler's Phone

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.24.2012 | Media

A new police report reveals that News of the World journalists lied to sources and openly admitted to hacking the phone of missing schoolgirl Milly Do...

New Evidence Suggests News Of The World Did Not Delete Milly Dowler's Voicemails

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.12.2011 | Media

New details about the News of the World's hacking of missing school girl Milly Dowler's voicemail messages have emerged, according to the Guardian. ...

Shining a Light on Britain's "Gutter Press"

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 01.31.2012 | Media
Bennett L. Gershman

These are dark days for the British tabloids. Having operated like a kind of Mafia for years, the tabloids are now in the dock and their unscrupulous conduct is being scrutinized.

It's Not Just the Tabloid Press That's on Trial

Christina Patterson | Posted 01.23.2012 | Media
Christina Patterson

When people rush out to buy newspapers that plaster the secrets of people's sex lives, and medical records, and interior décor, and unannounced pregnancies, and private walks in their dead daughter's last steps, where do they think they come from?

Milly Dowler's Parents Open Up About Phone Hacking

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 01.21.2012 | Media

LONDON — Actor Hugh Grant told a London courtroom Monday about the dark side of celebrity life, describing mysterious break-ins, leaked medical ...

UK Police Back Off The Guardian

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 11.20.2011 | Media

LONDON — London's police force said Tuesday it was dropping a demand that The Guardian newspaper reveal the confidential sources for its stories...

Family Of Murdered Hacking Victim Getting Huge Payout From Murdoch

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.19.2011 | Media

The family of Milly Dowler -- the murdered British girl whose phone was hacked by reporters from Rupert Murdoch's News of the World newspaper, and who...

Hi. I'm Hacking. And I Deserve an Award

MP Nunan | Posted 11.06.2011 | Comedy
MP Nunan

Hi. I'm Hacking. Not Hacking Cough. Not Hack's License. Those are common mistakes. I'm just Hacking. My full name, really, is, "Using Illicit Means to Access Private Information With a Computer," but I go by Hacking for short.

Shocking New Twist In Scandal At Heart Of Phone Hacking Crisis

Posted 10.22.2011 | Media

Shocking new details about the News of the World's hacking of Milly Dowler's phone have emerged, according to the Wall Street Journal. The revelat...

Milly Dowler Phone Hackers 'Used More Than One Voicemail'

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 10.20.2011 | Home

Fresh evidence has emerged of other voice messages allegedly hacked from the phone of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler's by the News of the World. ...

Karmageddon

Paul Slansky | Posted 09.19.2011 | Media
Paul Slansky

Murdoch Scandal. How obscenely pleasurable it is to type those two words back to back. Not since Watergate has a man so satisfyingly been shoved face to face with his self-created destiny.

The Banks Need a Murdoch Moment

Felix Riley | Posted 09.16.2011 | Business
Felix Riley

The politicians have shown us what is possible when they harness public outrage, have shown us how an over-reaching bully like Murdoch can be beaten into a retreat. We need the same with the banks and we need it more urgently than any problems deriving from News International.

Murdoch Meets With Murdered Girl's Family

Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch has finally met with—and apologized to—the family of Milly Dowler, the abducted and murdered girl who turned the hacking scandal at...

Hacking Rupert Murdoch

MP Nunan | Posted 09.11.2011 | Comedy
MP Nunan

What would it look and sound like if we could see the hacked voicemails and texts between Rupert Murdoch, and his son and heir-apparent, James Murdoch -- as they deal with the fallout from the crisis?

The Wavelength: Court to FCC do your freakin job! Plus: how the NewsCorps scandal impacts u.s. media

The Media Consortium | Posted 09.10.2011 | Media
The Media Consortium

Welcome to the final edition of The Wavelength, a bi-weekly roundup of news and analysis focused on media policy. Stay tuned for more reporting on the...

Hugh Grant Weighs In On News Of The World Slain Teen Scandal

Posted 09.05.2011 | Women

This morning CBS's Early Show got a new perspective on the British tabloid News of the World's alleged hacking into the phone missing teenager Milly D...

UK Companies Pull Ads From News Of The World

AP | MEERA SELVA | Posted 09.05.2011 | Media

LONDON — Companies rushed to pull ads from British tabloid News of the World on Wednesday amid public outcry over alleged phone hacking, but med...

Rich 'Protected More Than Victims'

Posted 09.05.2011 | Home

Press Association -- The current courts system protects the rich and wealthy more than it does the families of murder victims, the victims' tsar has s...

News Of The World Hacking Scandal: A Timeline Of Events

Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 12.19.2011 | Media

The hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch's British news empire keeps growing and growing and growing—with resignations, shocking admissions an...

UK Phone Hacking Targets More Slain Schoolgirls

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 09.05.2011 | Media

LONDON — Britain's phone hacking scandal intensified Wednesday as the scope of tabloid intrusion into private voice mails became clearer: Murder...

Jason Linkins

Advertisers 'Reviewing Options' In Wake Of News Of The World Phone Hack Revelations

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.04.2011 | Media

With the latest revelation that News Of The World hacked into the voicemail of Milly Dowler, a 13-year-old schoolgirl who was abducted and subsequently murdered in 2002, it seems that it has gone too far over the proverbial bridge.