Topic: Phone-hacking Scandal

'WSJ' Gets Readers' Opinions on Hacking Survey asks subscribers about News Corp., Murdoch

The Wall Street Journal might have underplayed the massive impact of the News Corp. hacking scandal in several op-eds, but that doesn’t mean that the newspaper isn’t concerned with the…

August 1, 2011, 10:24 AM EDT

'NOTW' Implicated for Hacking in Another Murdered Girl Case New revelations put Rebekah Brooks in further jeopardy

The Guardian is reporting that police believe Glenn Mulcaire, the investigator once employed by the News of the World who's at the center of the News Corp. hacking scandal, targeted…

July 28, 2011, 11:42 AM EDT

Blogger's Claim That CNN's Morgan Knew of Hacking Falls Short Recording supposedly captured host discussing payment for hacker

The English blogger who has, for weeks, been accusing Piers Morgan of involvement in the ballooning U.K. hacking scandal, now says he is sitting on a recording in which Morgan…

July 26, 2011, 7:03 PM EDT

News Corp. Legal Team in Turmoil Recent departure of general counsel means added pressure

At a time when Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. is facing the worst legal quagmire in its history, it finds itself with a legal team in turmoil. The company’s top lawyer,…

July 25, 2011, 11:10 AM EDT

Senate Dems Ask News Corp. to Investigate Itself Members of Congress still shying away from hacking scandal

Members of Congress are still making noise here and there about News Corp.'s phone hacking scandal, but they keep on asking others to take on the tough task of actually…

July 20, 2011, 4:37 PM EDT

Could News Corp.'s Board Fire Rupert Murdoch? Media titan's stock ownership would make rebellion difficult

Though they deny it, there are credible reports that at least some of the directors of News Corp. have grown fed up with Rupert Murdoch’s leadership during the ongoing phone-hacking…

July 20, 2011, 4:05 PM EDT

Murdochs, Brooks Testify Before Parliament 'Adweek' reports on the hearing into phone hacking

Today's a big day for Rupert Murdoch and his son James; they're scheduled to testify before a parliamentary committee about the phone hacking scandal engulfing their News Corp. empire. The…

July 19, 2011, 9:19 AM EDT

Rupert Murdoch Gets Lucky Timing of scandal protecting News Corp. in U.S.

The News Corp. hacking scandal hasn’t yet hit the big time in the U.S. But if it does, Rupert Murdoch and his global empire will have a real advantage: Timing.…

July 19, 2011, 6:17 AM EDT

Could Murdoch's Handpicked Board Turn Against Him? A look at the directors of News Corp., including some possible rebels

Rupert Murdoch could be facing a coup. If a recent report from Bloomberg is correct, at least some of the independent directors of News Corp. have, due to the phone…

July 18, 2011, 6:26 AM EDT

Hacking Scandal Brings Down London Police Chief Sir Paul Stephenson resigns post

The repercussions of News Corp.'s phone hacking scandal don't seem likely to end any time soon, and now they're spreading out in to the British government.  SIr Paul Stephenson, the head…

July 17, 2011, 2:49 PM EDT