BBC faces dilemma as anti-Thatcher song tops chart Opponents of the late Margaret Thatcher are taking a kind of musical revenge on the former prime minister, pushing the song "Ding Dong! The Witch is Dead" up the British charts in a posthumous protest over her polarizing policies. More
Rupert Murdoch ‘not fit’ to run News Corp., U.K. phone-hacking committee finds Rupert Murdoch testifies in London, April 25, 2012. (AP/Pool) The parliamentary committee that's been investigating U.K. phone-hacking and media ethics released its much-anticipated report on Tuesday in London, concluding that Rupert Murdoch, News Corp ... 04/30/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch tells British court his political clout is overstated Forget that the reason he was summoned to appear in court in the first place was because of the phone-hacking scandal engulfing ... News of the World. "It's a lazy way of reporters not doing their job properly," said Murdoch, who shut down the tabloid ... 04/25/2012 - 3:50 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch on phone hacking: ‘That’s a lazy way of reporting’ Rupert Murdoch testifies in London ... before parliament last summer--denounced phone hacking, but not the editorial goal. "I don't believe in using hacking, in using private detectives or whatever, that's a lazy way of reporters not doing their job ... 04/25/2012 - 6:40 am | View Link
Rupert Murdoch denies receiving favors from British government officials Asked about the phone-hacking scandal that led to the closure last year of his News of the World, a paper he bought more than 40 years ago, Murdoch said that illegally intercepting voice mails and using private investigators were marks of “lazy ... 04/24/2012 - 11:01 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch In July 2011 Rupert Murdoch along with his son James gave testimony before a British parliamentary committee regarding phone hacking. In the U.K his media empire ... 04/18/2014 - 5:41 pm | View Website
Rupert Murdoch Keith Rupert Murdoch (Melbourne , Australia , 11 de marzo de 1931) es un empresario , inversionista y magnate australiano nacionalizado estadounidense , CEO y ... 04/18/2014 - 9:06 am | View Website
Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch and Rebekah Brooks ... The Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee takes evidence from Rupert Murdoch, Chair and CEO of News Corporation, James Murdoch, Chairman and Chief Executive of ... 04/18/2014 - 1:56 am | View Website
News International phone hacking scandal Investigations into phone hacking at the News of the World followed the revelations in 2005 of voicemail interception by employees at the tabloid. 04/16/2014 - 8:07 pm | View Website
The Political Sword | And the winner is: Rupert Murdoch Allan soon got to work. His message to Murdoch’s editors was straightforward but brutal: “You have been going hard on Labor but now, with Rudd's revival in the ... 04/16/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Website
The Wisconsin Supreme Court is set to decide whether police can legally draw the blood of a suspected drunk driver without a warrant or the consent of the driver.
In the wake of the high court decision, Wisconsin police have shied away from taking blood tests for alcohol content without consent or a warrant.
The rulings are expected to clarify how law enforcement in the state can gather evidence in some drunken driving cases.
Many Wisconsin counties have since put in place new rules for police to follow with suspected drunken drivers.
Marathon County Sheriff Scott Parks, for example, said on-duty judges were given electronic devices that they use to issue warrants without requiring an officer to obtain one in person.
TNT analyst Craig Sager will miss the NBA playoffs as he undergoes treatment for leukemia.
A sideline reporter famous for his brightly colored suits, Sager's sense of humor was intact in a statement released by Turner Sports on Friday.
A jury acquitted a daycare center owner and her daughter of murder charges Friday, but it convicted them of lesser charges in the death of a 2-year-old child who was left in van on a hot day.
The jury found 44-year-old Marlo Fallings guilty of reckless conduct.
Clayton County prosecutor Deah Warren said she never suggested there was intent to cause the child's death, but she said the circumstances that led to it were enough to show reckless disregard.
 the good news:
Making his third start, Alfredo Simon (2-1) allowed an unearned run in six-plus innings and sent the Cubs to their fifth straight loss.
Simon, in the rotation while Mat Latos recovers from elbow and knee injuries, had made 99 relief appearances for the Reds before getting a chance to start this year.
The Reds made it 3-0 in the sixth when Zack Cozart hit a bases-loaded grounder to third, and second baseman Emilio Bonifacio's relay for a double-play attempt went wide of first for an error that allowed Ryan Luwick to score from second.
Luis Valbuena's RBI single in the seventh ended Chicago' scoreless streak dating to Sunday's loss to St.
Authorities say a suspected bank robber was fatally shot by Tucson police after getting a box of ammunition from his vehicle.
Officers arrived to see a man matching the suspect's description walking out of the bank with a handgun.