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News International Phone Hacking

How Much The Phone Hacking Scandal Is Costing News Corp

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.25.2013 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp could be facing an estimated $1.62 billion in costs as a result of the phone hacking scandal, one of the company's top exec...

UK Authorities Charge Sixth Person In Regard To Phone Hacking

AP | Posted 11.12.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — A former News International security guard has been charged with conspiring to hide evidence of phone hacking, British authorities sai...

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...

Google Beats All at Keeping Secrets... So Far

David Tereshchuk | Posted 05.23.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

In Europe, where authorities' efforts have been more energetic, Google was forced to admit that its cars were drawing in material from households' unencrypted WiFi networks -- having at first denied it. Or rather claimed in Germany that it was a software programming mistake.

News Corp. To Face Legal Battles In The U.S.

Posted 04.12.2012 | Media

News Corp. will face three phone hacking-related legal battles in the U.S., according to hacking victims lawyer Mark Lewis. The pending lawsuits re...

David Beckham's Father Sues News International Over Phone Hacking Allegations

Press Gazette | Sarah Limbrick | Posted 05.22.2012 | Media

The father of footballer star David Beckham's has become the latest celebrity to launch a lawsuit over phone-hacking. Ted Beckham has joined a string...

Is Rupert Murdoch Trying To Sell Off His Newspapers?

Telegraph | Tim Walker | Posted 05.21.2012 | Media

Mandrake hears an intriguing whisper that Rupert Murdoch, seemingly taking the view that his newspapers are now proving a lot more trouble than they a...

Murdoch's Empire Hit With New Allegations

Posted 02.24.2012 | Media

News International was hit with another development in the company's long-running scandal when claims of a massive phone hacking cover-up at the News ...

News International Settles More Phone Hacking Lawsuits

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 04.09.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — She squared off against former Beatle Paul McCartney in divorce court; on Thursday, Heather Mills took on Piers Morgan at Britain's me...

News International Faces FBI Investigation

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 01.20.2012 | Media

News International, parent company of the now-defunct News of the World tabloid, faces an FBI investigation after new information surfaced about phone...

News Corp. Admitted Hacking Cover-Up, Victims Say

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2012 | Media

* UK newspaper arm settles string of cases * Claimants says tabloid admitted management fault By Georgina Prodhan and Ka...

Former Murdoch Lawyer Says Company Lied To Parliament

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.19.2011 | Media

A lawyer who worked for News International told a parliamentary committee on Wednesday that the company had misled Parliament about the extent of its ...

Murdoch Makes Big Charity Donation In Act Of Contrition

Posted 12.10.2011 | Media

Three months after the phone hacking scandal first exploded, News International is still tying up loose ends at the now-shuttered News of the World. ...

Report: Murdoch Execs Knew Of Widespread Hacking Years Earlier Than Previously Claimed

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Media

Police told top executives at News International that phone hacking at the News of the World went beyond one individual as early as 2006, according to...

News International: Tens Of Thousands Of Hacking Documents Have Just Turned Up

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.13.2011 | Media

News International announced Tuesday that it has found tens of thousands of new documents relating to phone hacking, the Guardian reports. A lawyer...

British Tabloids Cozied Up To Police

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 09.13.2011 | Media

LONDON — The scandal engulfing Rupert Murdoch's media empire isn't just about hacking phones. It's about police and the press – and illega...