News International

Rupert Murdoch Resigns From News Corp. Boards

Rupert Murdoch resigned from a number of News Corp. boards—including his post as director of News International, the holding company for the newspapers at the center of the U.K.

Fast Chat: Grey London CEO Chris Hirst

The London office of Grey is central to Team News, the group of WPP agencies—including OgilvyOne and media unit M/Six—that last month won a pitch to handle all of News International’s marketing services

Rockefeller Seeks U.S. Connections to News Corp. Scandal

Senate Commerce Committee chairman Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) is even more suspicious of News Corp. than he was last July when he called on U.S. authorities to investigate whether the media conglomerate broke any U.S.

FBI Confirms News International Hacking Probe

The FBI confirmed that it has launched a probe against News International after it was revealed yesterday that News of the World reporters may have hacked into the voicemail of actor Jude Law while he was on U.S.

News International Settles with 37 Alleged Hacking Victims

News International has agreed to settle with 37 victims of News Group Newspapers’ alleged phone hacking, The Guardian reported toda

Former ‘Sun’ Editor Sues News Corp. Subsidiary for Wrongful Dismissal

Matt Nixson, the former head of features for the British Sun newspaper, is suing the tabloid’s owner, News Group Newspapers, and four people who are inv

Hacking ‘Endemic’ at News International

Police have uncovered new evidence showing a wider extent of phone hacking in British newspapers. Lord Justice Leveson's inquiry into media practices and ethics revealed on Monday that “at least” 28 News of the World journalists were involved in phone tapping.

Survey Shows Hacking Scandal’s Effect on Media Credibility

The News International phone hacking scandal has taken a major toll on U.K. citizens’ opinion of their country’s press, a new survey found.

News Corp. Australia Division CEO Resigns, Murdoch Takes Over Chairmanship

John Hartigan, the chairman and CEO of News Corp.'s Australian division, News Limited, announced today that he is resigning. In a notable move, Rupert Murdoch himself will take over Hartigan’s role as News Limited chairman.

Private Investigator Targeted Hacking Victims’ Lawyers

New evidence in the News of the World scandal has revealed that two lawyers representing the phone hacking victims were victims of the tabloid themselves.