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Six arrested in Murdoch tabloid phone-hacking probe

Detectives investigating phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World arrested six people on Tuesday on suspicion of perverting the course of justice, London police said. Five men aged between 38 and 49 and one 43-year-old woman were arrested in dawn raids in London and other areas in southern…

British police probe another Murdoch newspaper for hacking

Police are investigating The Times over claims that it hacked emails, it emerged Thursday, following the scandal over phone hacking at its sister paper the News of the World. The revelation follows the admission by the editor of The Times, James Harding, to an inquiry into press ethics last month that one of…

Murdoch foam pie attacker jailed for six weeks

A protester who thrust a foam pie into the face of Rupert Murdoch as the media mogul answered lawmakers’ questions on phone hacking was sentenced to six weeks in jail by a British court on Tuesday. Jonathan May-Bowles, 26, a comedian who goes by the stage name of Jonnie Marbles,…

Mystery ‘Murdoch Leaks’ site appears online

A site geared toward collecting anonymously sourced information about the phone hacking scandal surrounding Australian magnate Rupert Murdoch’s media empire, News Corp., has appeared online. Thus far, Murdoch Leaks, as the site is titled, only has submission information displayed. “With the recent phone hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch’s News of…

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