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Murdoch to staff: 'Sun on Sunday will launch very soon'
# Sun On Sunday
# Sun On Sunday

Murdoch to staff: 'Sun on Sunday will launch very soon'

Feb 17th 2012, 1:27 PM 2,556 Views 21 Comments

An email sent by Rupert Murdoch to staff at The Sun confirms that far from being closed, the paper will be turning seven-day.

Rupert Murdoch flies to UK to deal with escalating newspaper crisis
# Crisis
# Crisis

Rupert Murdoch flies to UK to deal with escalating newspaper crisis

Feb 17th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,316 Views 13 Comments

A number of senior staff at The Sun have been arrested in recent weeks in connection with payments to public officials.

Five 'Sun' journalists arrested in police bribery investigation
# Bribery Scandal
# Bribery Scandal

Five 'Sun' journalists arrested in police bribery investigation

Feb 11th 2012, 11:27 AM 2,238 Views 18 Comments

Staff at the paper are said to be fearing for their futures after five senior contributors were arrested by London police.

British police arrest 5 in tabloid bribery probe
# Investigation
# Investigation

British police arrest 5 in tabloid bribery probe

Jan 28th 2012, 1:34 PM 1,612 Views 0 Comments

Four current and former employees of The Sun and one police officer were arrested as part of the investigation into police bribery this morning.

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims
# Hacking
# Hacking

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims

Jan 20th 2012, 9:42 AM 1,292 Views 10 Comments

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.

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun
# News International
# News International

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun

Nov 23rd 2011, 1:33 PM 1,076 Views 2 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s son has stepped down from the boards of News Group Newspapers Limited and Times Newspapers Limited.

That'll be £400,000 please: Landlord tells Balotelli to pay for fireworks damages
# Bad Karma
From The42
# Bad Karma

That'll be £400,000 please: Landlord tells Balotelli to pay for fireworks damages

Nov 15th 2011, 3:47 PM 603 Views 0 Comments

The star looks set to be severely punished for the accident he apparently caused at his rented home last month.

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch

Nov 2nd 2011, 11:26 AM 259 Views 0 Comments

News International’s James Murdoch will face more questions from MPs next Thursday.

British PM urged to apologise for 'one of the biggest injustices of the 20th century'
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

British PM urged to apologise for 'one of the biggest injustices of the 20th century'

Oct 18th 2011, 8:33 AM 589 Views 6 Comments

A parliamentary debate on the Hillsborough disaster ended with an agreement that all government documents relating to the disaster would be released.

Sun forced into embarrassing climbdown over United star sex story
# Not So Clever(ley)
From The42
# Not So Clever(ley)

Sun forced into embarrassing climbdown over United star sex story

Oct 5th 2011, 1:05 PM 850 Views 1 Comment

The tabloid’s publishers have agreed to pay Tom Cleverley “a substantial sum” in libel damages.

Wrong-footed newspaper sites accidentally publish ‘Knox is guilty’ stories
# Amanda Knox
From The Daily Edge
# Amanda Knox

Wrong-footed newspaper sites accidentally publish ‘Knox is guilty’ stories

Oct 4th 2011, 9:09 AM 976 Views 4 Comments

Fooled by an early declaration of guilt on a slander charge, the Daily Mail and Sun post stories declaring Knox to have lost her appeal.

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year
# News International
# News International

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year

Sep 7th 2011, 12:12 PM 269 Views 2 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s UK newspaper publisher will drop the workers between now and July – but won’t say if Irish staff are to go.

Sky Sports News presenter arrested for drink driving
# Caught Out
From The42
# Caught Out

Sky Sports News presenter arrested for drink driving

Aug 25th 2011, 5:22 PM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

Georgie Thompson was arrested after she was found to be over the legal limit while driving her Porsche sports car.

Daily Mail and the Sun fined £15,000 each for contempt of court
# Contempt
# Contempt

Daily Mail and the Sun fined £15,000 each for contempt of court

Jul 20th 2011, 6:42 PM 391 Views 0 Comments

The publications’ websites carried a photograph of a defendant in a murder trial that showed him holding a firearm.

The Sun website hacked by LulzSec
# Return Of The Lulz
# Return Of The Lulz

The Sun website hacked by LulzSec

Jul 19th 2011, 8:14 AM 808 Views 15 Comments

The hacking group returned after saying it was disbanding last month.

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

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

Jul 16th 2011, 10:40 AM 691 Views 11 Comments

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

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

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”.

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

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.

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

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.

Louis Walsh accuser appears in court
# Court
# Court

Louis Walsh accuser appears in court

Jun 29th 2011, 4:43 PM 1,796 Views 0 Comments

Leonard Watters has appeared at Dublin District Court today charged with falsely accusing the Westlife manager of indecent assault.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jun 28th 2011, 8:06 PM 1,911 Views 0 Comments

Riots in Greece, RTÉ responds to the Healy-Rae phone call controversy, amazing pics of a WWII plane dug out of a bog in Donegal….and a baby koala.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 25th 2011, 7:38 PM 1,513 Views 0 Comments

In today’s fix: Dublin’s Pride Parade, Smurfs on show and what you think about U2′s tax affairs (the answer? Not much)…

Don't mention the war: Tabloids in stereotype sparring match
# Only Joking
From The Daily Edge
# Only Joking

Don't mention the war: Tabloids in stereotype sparring match

Jun 25th 2011, 4:27 PM 870 Views 7 Comments

Turns out half of all Britons have a German gene. Cue tabloid frenzy…

Former editor of The Sun and Ryan Giggs join the phone hacking scandal
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Former editor of The Sun and Ryan Giggs join the phone hacking scandal

Jun 16th 2011, 7:48 PM 369 Views 1 Comment

Giggs is suing NOTW while Rebekah Brooks’ phone was allegedly accessed more than 20 times between 2005 and 2006, after she was arrested for assault on her husband. She’s one of Rupert Murdoch’s execs.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
Live Apr 17th 2011, 7:45 PM

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mystery actor wins gagging order over prostitute claims From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 14th 2011, 12:42 PM

Mystery actor wins gagging order over prostitute claims

The Sun's transgender quiz criticised as "offensive" and unacceptable
# The Sun
# The Sun

The Sun's transgender quiz criticised as "offensive" and unacceptable

Feb 25th 2011, 12:36 PM 7,941 Views 0 Comments

Transgender rights campaigners criticise online quiz that invites readers to vote on whether pics are of “ladies or laddies”.

Paragliding donkey rescued by Rupert Murdoch’s team
# Flying Donkey
# Flying Donkey

Paragliding donkey rescued by Rupert Murdoch’s team

Aug 5th 2010, 2:34 PM 222 Views 0 Comments

Donkey to stay grounded at Harry Redknapp’s new pad.

Solar tsunami charging towards Earth
# Space Storm
From The Daily Edge
# Space Storm

Solar tsunami charging towards Earth

Aug 3rd 2010, 5:20 PM 164 Views 0 Comments

A giant solar storm is hurtling towards Earth. But don’t panic.