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Documents Show ‘A Culture’ of Illegal Phone-Hacking At The News of The World

A 2008 legal opinion from Michael Silverleaf QC will put further pressure on James Murdoch to explain whether he was part of a cover-up.

Occupy Wall Street Protesters to Target News Corp. Shareholder Meeting

The Los Angeles offshoot of the New York-based movement is encouraging protesters to descend upon Fox Studios on Friday.

Ex-WSJ Publisher Will Testify Again on Phone Hacking Scandal

Les Hinton resigned as News Corp.'s Dow Jones unit CEO in July, and served as chairman of News of the World during the time illegal activity ran rampant at the paper.

News International Makes $4.7 Million Offer to Family of Murdered Teen in Phone Hacking Scandal

The Rupert Murdoch company's settlement offer, still under negotiation, would be the largest sum ever paid out by a newspaper owner.

Rupert Murdoch and News Corp. Target of Fresh Attacks From Shareholders and Lawmakers

Phone hacking and cover-ups were "part of a much broader, historic pattern of corruption," says attorney representing large stakeholders.

News International Executives to Contradict James Murdoch’s Evidence Tuesday

Parliament's Culture Committee will hear from former News of The World editor Colin Myler and legal manager Tom Crone Sept. 6 as a fifteenth person is arrested.

Steve Coogan Legal Action Likely to Reveal High Profile Names in Phone-Hacking Scandal

Coogan's lawyers get court to make Glenn Mulcaire say who at NOTW ordered him to hack voicemails.

Former NOTW Journalist Who Followed Prince William, Kate Middleton in L.A. Arrested in Phone-Hacking Inquiry

Award-winning scribe James Desborough is first U.S.-based journo to be pulled in.

James Murdoch’s Letter to British Parliament Released to Public

The News Corp. exec attempts to further explain the extent of his knowledge of phone hacking practices in the lengthy document.

Anthony Pellicano Makes Shocking Charges About Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Jackson

News of the World phone hacking takes a backseat to Pellicano's: the Hollywood hacker says in his first prison interview that he dropped Jackson as a client because "he did something far worse to…

Top 20 Paul McCartney Phone Hacking Puns

The musician believes phone messages left for ex-wife Heather Mills were intercepted by a British tabloid.

Paul McCartney: ‘I’ve Been Hacked’

The former Beatle called the hacking a "horrendous violation of privacy" and says he'll be talking to the authorities at the conclusion of his U.S. tour.