Ex-editor Coulson gets 18 months for hacking

2014-07-04 14:16

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson, a onetime aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron, has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for hacking.

Press rivals claim victory over phone-hacking verdicts

2014-06-25 11:37

Britain's press was split over the verdicts in the phone-hacking trial, with the Rupert Murdoch press focussing on Rebekah Brooks's acquittal, and its rivals on Andy Coulson's conviction.

Ex-UK tabloid editor convicted of phone hacking

2014-06-24 14:57

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been convicted of phone hacking, but fellow editor Rebekah Brooks was acquitted after a month long trial centring on illegal activity at the heart of Rupert Murdoch's newspaper empire.

Shocking truth about Jude Law's family member revealed in court

2014-01-28 09:19

Jude Law has revealed he was unaware that a close family member allegedly sold stories about him to the tabloid press until he heard it in court.

News bosses warned could 'end up in jail'

2013-11-21 23:08

The former royal reporter on Rupert Murdoch's defunct News of the World had warned that senior figures on the paper would end up in jail if payments to police officers were discovered.

UK phone-hacking trial starts

2013-10-28 09:09

Prime Minister David Cameron's former press chief Andy Coulson and one-time Rupert Murdoch sidekick Rebekah Brooks stand accused over the phone-hacking scandal that rocked UK media.

UK jails two officers for selling stories

2013-03-28 10:06

A former policeman and a prison officer have been jailed for selling information to Britain's biggest-circulation newspaper The Sun.

Ex-tabloid editor's gift horse has a kick

2012-02-28 19:36

The ex-News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks 'fostered' a London police horse insisting it was not a gift horse.

Another UK tabloid claims possible hacking

2012-01-16 15:41

The editor of Britain's Daily Mirror tabloid says it's possible illegal phone hacking took place at the newspaper.

UK reporter defends David Beckham story

2011-12-13 07:16

The former chief reporter on Britain's News of the World tabloid has defended a story alleging David Beckham had an affair.


Judge in phone-hacking trial criticises Cameron

2014-06-25 22:13

The judge in the British phone-hacking trial has criticised Prime Minister David Cameron for not waiting until all verdicts were in before commenting on Andy Coulson.

Key moments in Britain's phone-hacking scandal

2014-06-24 16:45

As jury returns verdicts, here is a look at the key moments in Britain's tabloid phone-hacking scandal.

Coulson denies having heard hacked voicemails

2014-04-22 17:05

David Cameron's former media chief Andy Coulson told the court he had not listened to hacked voicemail messages that exposed an affair between Sienna Miller and Daniel Craig.

News of the World security head 'burned stuff'

2014-01-20 23:30

The former head of security at News of the World has said on the day the tabloid was closed down, he had dug a hole and "burned stuff", a court heard.

News of the World editors were lovers

2013-10-31 22:26

The two most prominent defendants in Britain's phone-hacking trial, former News of the World editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, had a six-year affair, prosecutors say.

UK police probe phone-hacking at news publisher

2013-09-12 15:02

The publisher of Britain's Sunday Mirror newspaper says that it is being investigated for alleged phone-hacking by former staff.

UK police arrest 6 in new hacking probe

2013-02-14 19:52

British police have arrested six former News of the World journalists in a new probe into alleged phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now-closed tabloid, Scotland Yard said.

Newscorp lied, hacked to get scoops

2012-01-23 21:46

News of the World journalists used phone hacking, harassment and lies to secure scoops on missing British schoolgirl Milly Dowler, police say.

Ex-crime reporter arrested in UK

2011-12-15 21:18

Scotland Yard has arrested former News of the World crime editor Lucy Panton as part of the investigation into police corruption.

Phone hacking a regular tool, inquiry told

2011-11-29 21:56

A former News of the World journalist has made a rare, robust defece of phone hacking, telling an ethics inquiry that eavesdropping on voicemails is a "perfectly acceptable tool".

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