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 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 - 3:51 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
Rupert Murdoch denies receiving favors from British government officials Murdoch is arguably the most highly anticipated of the 266 witnesses to have appeared before the Leveson Inquiry, which Prime Minister David Cameron set up in July amid a phone-hacking scandal at one of the media titan’s tabloids. And his testimony did ... 04/25/2012 - 10:21 am | View Link
The Political Sword | Abbott and the Murdoch, Rinehart ... Voters need seriously to contemplate what it would be like to have an Abbott Government. They need to dig deeper than the slick slogans, the oft repeated mantras, the ... 11/22/2014 - 9:02 am | View Website
News International phone hacking scandal The News International phone-hacking scandal is a controversy involving the now defunct News of the World and other British newspapers published by News International ... 11/22/2014 - 1:31 am | View Website
Rupert Murdoch In July 2011 Rupert Murdoch, along with his son James, provided testimony before a British parliamentary committee regarding phone hacking. In the U.K., his media ... 11/22/2014 - 12:20 am | View Website
Ex-Tabloid Executive Acquitted in British Phone Hacking ... The British Tabloid Phone-Hacking Scandal SEPT. 1, 2010; Times Topic: British Phone Hacking Scandal (Leveson Report) 11/21/2014 - 9:57 pm | View Website
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reportedly has held talks to acquire selfie app developer Shots Mobile, which is backed by pop singer Justin Bieber, according to a CNBC report. Investors may ultimately like such a deal because it could help Twitter ramp up its growth of its user base.
The San Francisco-based app developer disappointed investors in the third quarter when it announced lower than expected growth in its user base.
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A jewelry heist on one the world's most prestigious jewelry stores has been foiled, and both would-be thieves are in police custody after an attempted escape amidst a flurry of security forces, according to police, eyewitnesses and French media.