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Met employed former Irish NotW editor
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Met employed former Irish NotW editor

Jul 18th 2011, 9:10 PM 456 Views 5 Comments

London police employed Alex Marunchak as an interpretator for the service between 1980 and 2000 – while he was still working for the News of the World.

Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’
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Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’

Jul 17th 2011, 7:14 AM 1,210 Views 7 Comments

Sebastian Hamilton, the editor of the Irish Mail on Sunday, is one of two MoS figures who may have been targeted.

News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping
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News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping

Jul 16th 2011, 4:05 PM 425 Views 1 Comment

The end of the World at Wapping…

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking
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Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

Jul 16th 2011, 10:40 AM 693 Views 11 Comments

A full-page advert in all of today’s British papers says sorry for the “serious wrongdoing that occurred” at NotW.

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal
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Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

Jul 15th 2011, 12:27 PM 463 Views 1 Comment

As Rebekah Brooks bows to pressure to resign, take a look back at events leading up to the scandal…

Meet the new CEO of News International... Tom Mockridge
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Meet the new CEO of News International... Tom Mockridge

Jul 15th 2011, 11:16 AM 728 Views 0 Comments

Who is Tom Mockridge? 9 things you probably don’t know about the Sky Italia boss who stepped into Rebekah Brooks’s shoes today.

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International
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Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International

Jul 15th 2011, 10:05 AM 3,344 Views 27 Comments

Former News of the World editor says she is sorry and feels “a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt”.

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"
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Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"

Jul 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 162 Views 3 Comments

His comments came as an FBI investigation into alleged attempts to hack the phones of 9/11 victims was confirmed.

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament
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Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament

Jul 14th 2011, 8:45 PM 151 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, in the United States, the FBI have opened an investigation into allegations the Murdoch media empire sought to hack into the phones of 11 September victims.

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking
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Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking

Jul 14th 2011, 11:57 AM 195 Views 1 Comment

But what will Rupert and James Murdoch do?

Hacking: Another arrest with calls for US probe and Murdoch to face questions
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Hacking: Another arrest with calls for US probe and Murdoch to face questions

Jul 14th 2011, 11:15 AM 307 Views 0 Comments

The phone hacking scandal that has engulfed Rupert Murdoch’s media empire has spread to the US.

News Corp withdraws bid for BSkyB
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News Corp withdraws bid for BSkyB

Jul 13th 2011, 2:45 PM 661 Views 4 Comments

It follows the controversy surrounding the allegations that newspapers owned by its proprietor Ruper Murdoch were involved in phone-hacking.

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking
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US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking

Jul 13th 2011, 8:09 AM 468 Views 3 Comments

Highly-regarded senator Jay Rockefeller says the fallout from the News of the World raises ‘serious questions’.

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid
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British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid

Jul 12th 2011, 5:50 PM 183 Views 3 Comments

Britain’s Conservative Party has indicated that it will support the opposition in calling for News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch to withdraw his bid “in the public interest”.

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking
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MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

Jul 12th 2011, 9:01 AM 218 Views 0 Comments

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police will be grilled on why he chose not to reopen inquiries in 2009.

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal
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Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal

Jul 11th 2011, 8:42 PM 385 Views 6 Comments

A group of News Corporation shareholders are suing the media conglomerate over what they claim are large-scale governance failures surrounding the British phone-hacking case.

Hacker group Anonymous warns UK police and judges to 'brace' themselves
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Hacker group Anonymous warns UK police and judges to 'brace' themselves

Jul 11th 2011, 6:03 PM 6,191 Views 16 Comments

A senior figure within Anonymous is thought to have given a warning that ‘tomorrow is the beginning’.

Gordon Brown's bank account and medical records hacked
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Gordon Brown's bank account and medical records hacked

Jul 11th 2011, 4:25 PM 849 Views 4 Comments

Former PM’s bank account may have been illegally accesses by The Sunday Times, while The Sun obtained his son’s medical records.

NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'
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NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'

Jul 11th 2011, 1:09 PM 549 Views 4 Comments

Emails discovered in 2007 and handed over to investigators last month claim corruption among police guarding the Royals.

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz
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News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz

Jul 11th 2011, 8:02 AM 404 Views 5 Comments

The former News of the World editor is likely to be questioned by officers investigating the phone-hacking scandal.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jul 10th 2011, 8:04 PM 5,102 Views 22 Comments

In today’s Fix: broken election promises, long-lost paintings, the last day of Oxegen and a final hidden message from staff at the News of the World…

UK Labour leader calls to delay BSkyB takeover
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UK Labour leader calls to delay BSkyB takeover

Jul 10th 2011, 1:07 PM 201 Views 2 Comments

The Liberal Democrats – currently in coalition with the Conservatives – have hinted at supporting the opposition in calls to postpone the proposed takeover.

News of the World bids readers goodbye
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News of the World bids readers goodbye

Jul 10th 2011, 9:50 AM 1,050 Views 22 Comments

The newspaper has printed its final edition after 168 years in circulation amid a phone-hacking scandal that has caused widespread outrage.

Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs
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Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs

Jul 9th 2011, 4:04 PM 440 Views 2 Comments

Did Downing Street know about Andy Coulson’s investigators and their problems with the law? The Guardian says: Yes.

Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution
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Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution

Jul 9th 2011, 10:46 AM 504 Views 14 Comments

All of this while police investigate claims that a senior executive deleted ‘millions’ of incriminating emails…

Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking
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Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking

Jul 8th 2011, 8:01 PM 563 Views 2 Comments

Earlier today, David Cameron defended hiring former advisor Andy Coulson, saying he deserved a ‘second chance’.

The Daily Fix: Friday
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The Daily Fix: Friday

Jul 8th 2011, 7:33 PM 761 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: leaked NOTW audio; the end of an era for NASA’s shuttles; and no more casual Fridays at the Dáil…

Listen: Staff accuse Rebekah Brooks of arrogance during NOTW closure meeting
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Listen: Staff accuse Rebekah Brooks of arrogance during NOTW closure meeting

Jul 8th 2011, 7:14 PM 1,020 Views 4 Comments

Rebekah Brooks also warned staff of more News of the World revelations.

UK police search second tabloid in phone hacking investigation
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UK police search second tabloid in phone hacking investigation

Jul 8th 2011, 3:20 PM 1,532 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, former NOTW editor Rebekah Brooks meets with the newspaper’s staff to discuss its impending closure.

BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp
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BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp

Jul 8th 2011, 1:11 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

Shares in the commercial broadcaster suffer as the UK government says it will take its time on a News Corp takeover.