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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…

July 21, 2012, 7:59 PM EDT

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

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

110 Jobs Cut at News International Freelance positions also under threat

News International has announced that it will ax 110 jobs from its U.K. workforce. The newspaper publisher is also considering changes to its use of freelancers and casual staff. According to…

September 6, 2011, 7:24 AM EDT

Hacker Releases Personal Details of 'Sun's Web Users Calls News Corp's conduct 'unacceptable'

There's more News International hacking news out of the U.K. today—but this time, it’s not the News Corp.-owned company that’s doing the hacking. According to the Guardian, News International emailed thousands…

August 2, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

'Sun' Fires Editor for 'Serious Misconduct' at 'NOTW' Matt Nixson reportedly marched out of tabloid's offices

Matt Nixson, the former deputy features editor at News of the World, was just fired from his current job at the Sun over allegations of “serious misconduct” while he was…

July 21, 2011, 4:27 PM EDT

LulzSec Hacks News International Emails Group stole 4G of emails from The Sun, Royal Family

Members of the hacking group LulzSec claim to have accessed News International emails, the Guardian reports. Early this morning, a LulzSec member who goes by the name the Real Sabu…

July 21, 2011, 9:13 AM EDT

Luck of the Irish for British Newspapers U.K. rags find success in Ireland

Ireland may be small, but its purchasing power is mighty, according to the Guardian. In the face of newspaper industry doom and gloom, the Irish are showing that maybe there…

May 16, 2011, 5:28 AM EDT

News International Is ‘Changing the Game’ Internal review targets online ad sales

News International launched a three-year internal review aimed at cutting costs and competing with online media outlets, like Google and ITV, for advertising. The initiative, spearheaded by the company’s chief…

April 21, 2011, 5:11 AM EDT