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
Editor Says He Wasn't Aware of Dowler Phone Hacking Soon after, News Corp shut the 168-year-old tabloid, and Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch apologized to ... from that job as evidence of phone hacking under his editorship grew. Write to Jenny Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org 04/15/2014 - 11:33 am | View Link
Prosecutors to charge Coulson, Brooks over U.K. phone hacking British Prime Minister David Cameron’s ex-media chief and Rupert Murdoch’s former U.K. newspaper boss are to be charged with phone-hacking offences in the most significant development in a scandal that has rocked Britain’s establishment. Prosecutors ... 07/23/2012 - 11:17 pm | View Link
Rupert Murdoch tells British court his political clout is overstated Media mogul Rupert Murdoch cast ... the first place was because of the phone-hacking scandal engulfing his giant News Corp., which sparked a judicial inquiry into media practices. Or that dozens of journalists at Murdoch-owned papers have been arrested ... 04/25/2012 - 3:51 pm | View Link
Murdoch denies political influence, Cameron disagrees Global media tycoon Rupert Murdoch spent hours Wednesday downplaying his political influence, even as British ... he does not believe in journalists using phone hacking or private detectives, calling it "a lazy way of reporters doing their job." 04/25/2012 - 1:36 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 - 12:16 pm | View Link
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After 14 Years, Murdoch Files for Divorce From Third Wife ... In a parliamentary subcommittee meeting on the phone hacking scandal in July 2011, Wendi Murdoch, center, defended her husband from a protester. 07/6/2015 - 5:20 am | View Website
Rupert Murdoch | Australian-American publisher ... Rupert Murdoch, in full Keith Rupert Murdoch (born March 11, 1931, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia), Australian-born newspaper publisher and media entrepreneur and ... 07/6/2015 - 4:44 am | View Website
Wendi Murdoch Is Creating a Career of Her Own Wendi Murdoch with her husband, Rupert, and his son Lachlan in London in April during the inquiry into the phone-hacking scandal at News Corporation’s ... 07/5/2015 - 5:14 am | View Website
Firefox is about to undergo some dramatic changes, according to Mozilla. Most notably, it sounds like future versions of Firefox will focus on firefoxesque features, such as Private Browsing Mode, and features that are unpolished or otherwise not very useful will be stripped out of the browser entirely. Furthermore, it looks like Mozilla is finally getting serious about moving Firefox away from XUL and XBL, though it isn't clear if they will be replaced with open Web technologies (HTML, CSS, JS) or native UI.
In an e-mail to the firefox-dev mailing list, Dave Camp, Firefox's director of engineering, has outlined what he calls the Three Pillars of the new Firefox: Uncompromised Quality, Best Of The Web, and Uniquely Firefox.
U. S. stocks headed to losses Tuesday as European leaders met to discuss Greece's strained finances. A plunge in commodity prices helped pull stocks in material producers down more than the rest of the market. Freeport-McMoRan dropped 7 percent, the biggest loss in the S&P 500.