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Editor says she was unaware of phone hacking

LONDON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Former British newspaper editor Rebekah Brooks testified Tuesday she was not aware reporters had hacked a missing schoolgirl's cellphone until nine years later.

Jury told to find Brooks not guilty on 1 charge in phone-hacking trial

LONDON, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- The judge in the British phone-hacking trial of Rebekah Brooks told the jury to find the ex-editor not guilty on a charge concerning a photo of Prince William.
Editor Coulson was pleased to get hacked voice mail, jurors told

Editor Coulson was pleased to get hacked voice mail, jurors told

LONDON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Former newspaper editor Andy Coulson was pleased to hear an intimate voice mail message, jurors in the London phone hacking trial were told Tuesday.
Journalist pleads guilty in phone-hacking case

Journalist pleads guilty in phone-hacking case

LONDON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- A fourth journalist, Dan Evans of the Sunday Mirror, pleaded guilty Monday to phone hacking in an ongoing trial in London.
Prince William mocks Prince Harry, calls Kate 'babykins' in 'hacked' voicemails

Prince William mocks Prince Harry, calls Kate 'babykins' in 'hacked' voicemails

Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Prosecutors say that News of the World illegally tapped into the private phones of Prince William, Prince Harry and Kate Middleton.
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News of the World accused of hacking Kate Middleton's voice mail

News of the World accused of hacking Kate Middleton's voice mail

LONDON, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- British prosecutors Thursday accused the Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid of hacking into the voice mail of Kate Middleton.
Phone hacking jury told that Queen was furious when officers ate snacks

Phone hacking jury told that Queen was furious when officers ate snacks

LONDON, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Queen Elizabeth was angered when royal protection officers ate her nuts and Bombay mix left out in Buckingham Palace, an email cited in court states.

Prosecutors: Britain's royals were victims of phone hacking

LONDON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Tabloid stories revealing Britain's Prince Harry had a "needy" girlfriend bombarding him with calls and texts resulted from hacking phones, prosecutors said.
Hacking trial: News of the World hacked Mail on Sunday

Hacking trial: News of the World hacked Mail on Sunday

LONDON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Glenn Mulcaire, a private detective working for News of the World, spied on a rival newspaper, Mail on Sunday, jurors in London were told.

Jury in British phone-hacking trial sees 'target evaluation' list

LONDON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A private detective working for the London tabloid News of the World had a "target evaluation" list that included Kate Middleton, a jury heard Tuesday.
Coulson approved bribery, prosecutors in phone-hacking case allege

Coulson approved bribery, prosecutors in phone-hacking case allege

LONDON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Former News Corp. editor Andy Coulson personally approved bribery payments, prosecutors in the London phone-hacking case alleged Friday.

Defendants in British phonehacking case had affair, prosecutor says

LONDON, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, on trial in London in a government phone-hacking scandal, had a six-year affair, prosecutors told the jury Thursday.

Jury selection begins in Britain's phone-hacking trial

LONDON, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Jury selection in the phone-hacking case against eight members of Britain's reporting community began Monday with the judge warning against preconceptions.

Cameron's ex-press secretary: PM has Boris Johnson problem

LONDON, May 29 (UPI) -- Andy Coulson, the British prime minister's disgraced former press secretary, has offered David Cameron some advice in the form of a magazine article.
More charges filed in phone-hacking probe

More charges filed in phone-hacking probe

LONDON, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Two people central to the phone-hacking scandal that engulfed Britain were charged Tuesday over alleged corrupt payments to public officials by journalists.

Punitive damages dropped in phone hacking

LONDON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Victims of phone hacking by the British tabloid News of the World have dropped their effort to get exemplary damages, their lawyers said Thursday.

Phone hacking trial set in 2013

LONDON, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Two former top News Corp. officials embroiled in the company's phone hacking scandal won't face trial until next September, a British judge said.

News exec to appear on hacking charges

LONDON, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- A former editor of the News of the World was ordered by a British judge Monday to appear in court later this month on phone-hacking related charges.

Murdoch's ex-lawyer questioned on hacking

LONDON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Tom Crone, a lawyer who worked for Rupert Murdoch's media empire for 25 years, was arrested Thursday at his London home, police said.

Another News of the World editor charged

GLASGOW, Scotland, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Police Wednesday questioned a former editor of News of the World Scotland and charged him with perverting the course of justice.

Ex-NOTW editor charged in Scotland

GLASGOW, Scotland, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- A former editor at News of the World Scotland lied on the witness stand during the trial of former lawmaker Tommy Sheridan, police in Glasgow said Thursday.
Charges leveled against 8 in phone-hacking

Charges leveled against 8 in phone-hacking

LONDON, July 24 (UPI) -- Eight people, including British Prime Minister David Cameron's former communications chief Andy Coulson, face 19 phone-hacking related charges, officials said.
Cameron testifies at media ethics inquiry

Cameron testifies at media ethics inquiry

LONDON, June 14 (UPI) -- The relationship between politicians and media has become too cozy in the last 20 years, British Prime Minister David Cameron said at a media ethics inquiry.
Brown says Murdoch hurt war effort

Brown says Murdoch hurt war effort

LONDON, June 11 (UPI) -- Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, at the inquiry into the Murdoch media empire, Monday accused The Sun newspaper of harming Britain's war effort.
Andy Coulson arrested in perjury probe

Andy Coulson arrested in perjury probe

LONDON, May 30 (UPI) -- Police investigating allegations of perjury in a Scottish court arrested Prime Minister David Cameron's first director of communications Wednesday.
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