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Rebekah Brooks, last Friday in London.
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May 15, 2012 Rebekah Brooks allegedly tried to "pervert the course of justice" last year by seeking to cover up what had been going on at Murdoch's News of the World.
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October 17, 2011 What does the coverage of the scandal at News Corp. say about NPR and its critics?
Attorney General Eric Holder
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August 24, 2011 Attorney General Eric Holder told relatives of people who died in the Sept. 11 attacks that a preliminary criminal investigation into the allegations had been opened. But even if the hacking took place on U.S. soil, investigators could run into trouble with the statute of limitations.
July 22, 2011 The latest key development in the U.K.'s "hacking scandal" centers on News Corp. executive James Murdoch (son of Rupert) and claims he misled lawmakers' earlier this week. The younger Murdoch says he did not.
July 21, 2011 A 2006 report spotlighted "blagging" — information obtained by private investigators who pretend to be someone they're not. Several U.K. news outlets used blaggers to get scoops.
Rupert Murdoch and his son James during their testimony today in London.
July 19, 2011 The News Corp. chief is taking questions from members of Parliament about the "hacking scandal" that has engulfed some of his U.K. newspapers.
July 18, 2011 As Scotland Yard has been swept up in the story, questions continue to be raised about Prime Minister David Cameron's decisions.
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The scandal began at News of the World, which folded last Sunday (July 10, 2011).
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July 15, 2011 The News Corp. CEO apologizes for his newspapers' "serious wrongdoing" in the U.K. Investigators hired by the news outlets allegedly got private information about thousands of people, from the royal family to murder victims.
Rupert Murdoch as he left his apartment in London earlier today (July 12, 2011).
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July 12, 2011 The scandal in the United Kingdom keeps expanding, and Rupert Murdoch's media holdings there have been rocked.
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The scandal prompted News International to fold News of the World. Sunday's issue was the 168-year-old newspaper's last.
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July 11, 2011 The scandal keeps growing. Now there are reports of snooping into the private records of Gordon Brown, even when he was prime minister, and of payments to officials for information about the royal family.
July 11, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the politics of the debt ceiling, and the final edition of the British tabloid News of the World. In the second hour, the future of South Sudan, and the future of synthetic organs.
If her password's too easy to remember, it also might be too easy for someone else to figure out.
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July 8, 2011 In many cases, investigators hired by News of the World were able to "hack" into voice mail systems simply because the users hadn't changed the "default" passwords. Have you made your password tough to figure out?
A policeman walks through the security gates at News International's Wapping plant on July 7, 2011 in London, England.
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July 7, 2011 The British tabloid has been under increasing attack because of the scandal over how investigators it hired hacked the phones of murder victims, celebrities, politicians and relatives of those killed and injured in the London bombings.
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July 7, 2011 The list of those who may have had their phones hacked by an investigator working for News of the World keeps growing. And the U.K. scandal keeps widening.
July 7, 2011 There's word from the U.K. that an investigator for News of the World also collected information on families of soldiers killed in Afghanistan and Iraq. Anthony could be given credit for time-served and be released.
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July 5, 2011 From the prime minister down, there's condemnation after a report that an investigator hired by Rupert Murdoch's News of the World intercepted voice mail messages for Milly Dowler, who went missing in 2002 and was murdered.
July 24, 2008 Unintentional Hilarity returns... Max Mosely wins his suit, and News of the World editor looks creepy about it.
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