December 15, 2018

Murdoch shuts down News of the World

Rupert Murdoch has moved to close down the News of the World, Britain's biggest-selling Sunday newspaper following a growing public outcry about hacking of private phone messages that has seen advertisers leaving in droves. The statement read by James Murdoch included the startling sentence that … [Read more...]

Cameron promises phone hack inquiry

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has promised to set up a public inquiry into phone hacking at the News of the World. He said claims that the voicemail of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler had been hacked, with some messages deleted, were "disgusting". Whle we are on the 'D' word theme, News … [Read more...]