Topic: hacking scandal

It’s the Advertisers Wot Done It

'News of the World' to end its 168-year run without any ads at all

News of the World, Rupert Murdoch’s scandal-plagued British tabloid, will print its last issue this Sunday—and it will not be running any advertising. In the statement in which he announced the…

News Corp. Closing Beleaguered 'News of the World'

Rupert Murdoch's tabloid destroyed by hacking scandal

Editors' note: This is a breaking story, and is being continuously updated as news warrants. The latest revelations in the ongoing News Corp. phone hacking scandal were apparently too much for…

News Corp. Hacking Fallout Spreads to U.S.

Ad buyers express concern as scandal grows

First came the damning revelations, the reader boycotts, the police investigation, and the news of U.K. advertisers pulling ads from News of the World. Now, the repercussions from the News Corp.…

The Devil's Due

Rupert Murdoch was in London last week for his company's annual summer party, trying, you can bet, to compartmentalize his likely-to-be-successful bid for satellite television company BSkyB—a capstone of a…

June 20 2011