Topic: phone hacking

Rupert Murdoch Resigns From News Corp. Boards

Move is in preparation for divorce of publishing, entertainment businesses

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. hacking…

Fast Chat: Grey London CEO Chris Hirst

Takes on News International's account amid hacking scandal

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…

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

Letter to Leveson Inquiries About New Evidence

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…

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…

Turmoil Engulfs News Corp. Meeting

Investor outrage leads Rupert Murdoch to shut down annual meeting

“I think we’ve had enough questions,” Rupert Murdoch told News Corp. shareholders on Friday, less than an hour and a half into the company’s annual shareholder meeting at Fox Studios…

Newly Published Letter Reveals Extent of News Corp. Hacking Cover-Up

Document implicates senior editors at 'News of the World'

The phone hacking scandal which has engulfed Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. had been relatively dormant over the past couple of weeks. But a letter revealed for the first time Tuesday…

News Corp. Board to Murdoch Daughter: Step Off

Move intended to make amends with shareholders

The appointment of Rupert Murdoch's daughter Elisabeth to the News Corp. board is reportedly dead in the water.  The move to place Murdoch fille on the board had been expected to…

Nick Davies Comes to America

A chat with the 'Guardian' reporter who’s become the Woodward and Bernstein of hacking

As the reporter who’s been at the forefront in the investigation into phone hacking by News of the World, the Guardian’s Nick Davies has been a real thorn in Rupert…

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How Bad Is News Corp.?

Michael Wolff on the state of the Murdoch empire and its Mob-like structure

In my biography of Rupert Murdoch, I referred to News Corporation as Mafia-like, provoking the annoyance of my publisher’s libel lawyers. I explained to them that I did not mean…

Member of Parliament Apologizes to CNN's Morgan

Louise Mensch had accused TV host of phone hacking

Conservative MP Louise Mensch has apologized to CNN host Piers Morgan for accusing him of “boasting” about hacking phones while acting as editor of the Daily Mirror. During last week’s Commons…