Phone hacking: how News Corp’s failed bid BSkyB unfolded

from Telegraph.co.uk

He is keen to give final confirmation by July 19 when the summer
parliamentary recess begins Ofcom intervention fuels fears deal will not go ahead as phone hacking scandal hits proposed takeover. News of the World closed down and other News …

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Phone Hacking: detective levels increased after ‘more victims come forward’

from Telegraph.co.uk

The number of police officers dedicated to the phone hacking inquiry has
been increased from 45 to 60 after a surge in requests form potential
victims demanding to know if they have been targeted, Scotland Yard has
confirmed. …

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Phone hacking: Downing Street is in disarray – so send for the leg-breakers

from Telegraph.co.uk
By John McTernan

The supine response to the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World
shows David Cameron’s need for a proper political machine, says John
McTernan. Halfway through my time as his political secretary, Tony Blair offered me some ….

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NYPD Was Contacted by FBI About News Corp. Hacking Probe, Spokesman Says

from Bloomberg

“The story in the Daily Mirror said that the police officer turned down
the request and said affirmatively that no hacking took place,” Siegel
said in a phone interview today. “We’re not accusing anyone of any
wrongdoing, but if illegal hacking …

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Holder open to meeting Sept 11 families on hacking

from Reuters

The Mirror report, citing an unidentified source, has yet to be
independently verified but already has fueled US emotions over the wider
phone hacking scandal that has consumed Britain and rocked Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp media empire. …

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Piers Morgan seeks apology over hacking claim

from AFP
LOS ANGELES —

Former tabloid editor Piers Morgan has demanded an apology from an MP who made claims about him admitting to phone hacking, at the London hearing which quizzed Rupert Murdoch. In an angry on-air exchange, Morgan, who is now a celebrity …

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Phone hacking: Hunt worried Murdoch ‘was not told’

from BBC News

Jeremy Hunt has said News Corporation still has questions to answer about
why Rupert Murdoch and other executives did not know about the extent of
phone hacking at the News of the World. The culture secretary told the BBC he was “shocked” that “people …

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