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FBI Confirms News International Hacking Probe Jude Law's phone may have been hacked at U.S. airport

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…

January 20, 2012, 12:21 PM EST

News International Settles with 37 Alleged Hacking Victims New revelations could affect case against News Corp. in the U.S.

News International has agreed to settle with 37 victims of News Group Newspapers’ alleged phone hacking, The Guardian reported today. In a statement, the victims’ lawyers said that News Group Newspapers,…

January 19, 2012, 5:57 PM EST

Convey Out at 'Daily News'—Ex-'News of the World' Editor to Replace Him Colin Myler is also vet of 'N.Y. Post'

New York Daily News editor in chief Kevin Convey is getting the boot, according to a staff memo from the tabloid’s owner, Mort Zuckerman, which was published this afternoon by…

January 4, 2012, 6:13 PM EST

Former 'Sun' Editor Sues News Corp. Subsidiary for Wrongful Dismissal Matt Nixson was fired in July

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 investigating the phone hacking scandal…

November 17, 2011, 11:07 AM EST

Hacking ‘Endemic’ at News International Scandal implicates at least 28 'NOTW' journalists

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”…

November 15, 2011, 8:45 AM EST

Survey Shows Hacking Scandal's Effect on Media Credibility U.K. and U.S. view news outlets differently

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. According to PBS U.K. Trust report’s YouGov survey,…

November 14, 2011, 11:24 AM EST

James Murdoch Says Former News Corp. Executives Misled Parliament Denies he saw incriminating email

James Murdoch has contradicted the testimony of two former News of the World executives who previously countered Murdoch’s own testimony that he did not know about the pervasiveness of phone…

November 10, 2011, 10:15 AM EST

News Corp. Australia Division CEO Resigns, Murdoch Takes Over Chairmanship News Limited staff 'shocked'

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…

November 9, 2011, 11:58 AM EST

Private Investigator Targeted Hacking Victims' Lawyers Attempted to find evidence for false smears

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. The Guardian reported today that…

November 7, 2011, 3:06 PM EST

News International Hacking Arrests Spread to the 'Sun' The company has launched a website to deal with its thousands of victims

Earlier today, London police made yet another arrest in connection with the News International phone hacking scandal, but this time it's not a former News of the World staffer who's…

November 4, 2011, 4:59 PM EDT

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