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# Hackgate

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# Hacking
Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe
The Metropolitan Police have said that five men and one woman have been arrested in connection with phone hacking this morning.
# Hacking
The Sun had a 'culture of illegal payments to sources' says police chief
The senior police officer leading the phone hacking probe gave evidence to the Leveson inquiry into media ethics today.
# Hacking
Cherie Blair to sue News Corporation over phone hacking
The wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is taking legal action against the former publisher of the News of The World newspaper.
# Hacking
Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims
News International admitted it paid a private investigator to hack phones and blag information about a number of high profile figures in the UK who received compensation yesterday.
# Review 2011
#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags
From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…
# Hacking
Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails - but he didn't read them
James Murdoch received emails indicating phone hacking at the News of The World went beyond one reporter but he maintains he did not read them.
# Hackgate
Met police no longer seeking court orders against journalists over sources
Scotland Yard is no longer looking for court orders to force journalists to reveal their sources behind certain phone hacking stories.
# Hacking
News International close to settlement with Dowler family
The family of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler has reportedly been offered a £2m-plus compensation settlement by News International.
# Phone Hacking
Paul McCartney to go to police over phone hacking
Former Beatle notes claims by ex-wife Heather Mills that the couple’s phone messages had been spied on. If true, it’s “a horrendous violation of privacy”, he says.
# Out in the Cold
News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia
Staff who were made redundant in the aftermath of the phone-hacking scandal have been left out in the cold… literally.
Column: We can’t let phone hacking stifle the press
The media plays a crucial role in society, and tabloids will always be a part of that, writes crime reporter Abigail Rieley.
# Phone Hacking
Mirror group ‘to review procedures’ in wake of phone-hacking scandal
Trinity Mirror denies involvement in phone-hacking, though a New York Times report has implicated five journalists.
# Hackgate
'My phone was hacked' - Aldridge
Ex-Liverpool and Ireland player expresses his shock following revelations after a surprise call from the Metropolitan Police investigating News of the World practices.
# Baldwin
Alec Baldwin calls for the resignation of David Cameron
The 30 Rock actor has taken to Twitter to express his opinions on the matter…
# Piegate
'Smackdown sister': Chinese bloggers hail Murdoch's wife as role model
Wendi Deng’s slapping assault on her husband’s foam pie attacker has turned her into a sensation in her native country.
# Hacking
Hacking: Grant wins access to police records, as royals dragged into Coulson row
Hugh Grant and Jemima Khan win access to police records, as it emerges Buckingham Palace warned of hiring Andy Coulson.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you believe the Murdochs' claims of ignorance?
Rupert and James Murdoch said they knew little of what went on at the News of the World. Do you believe them?
# Hacking
'Jonnie Marbles' charged over Murdoch pie attack
A 26-year-old comedian is accused of ‘harassment’ after the media mogul was smeared with shaving foam yesterday.
LIVEBLOG: Rebekah Brooks before House of Commons select committee
The former chief executive of News International appears before the UK Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport on the phone-hacking scandal in the News of the World.