Rebekah Brooks Arrested

Rebekah Brooks is thought to have been arrested by police today follwing nvestigions of phone hacking by the News of the World and allegations of bribary of police officers. The Metropolitan police have confirmed that a 43-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday by appointment at a London police station. Rebekah Brooks resigned last Friday as News International’s chief executive.She was a former editor of News of the World when the allegations of phone-hacking took place and is very close friends of Rupert Murdoch the papers proprietor and head of News Corporation; and the UK Prime Minister, David Cameron. Brooks is … Continue reading Rebekah Brooks Arrested

The News of The World Last Edition

 When Rupert Murdoch, his media empire under fire over a phone-hacking scandal, swept into his London headquarters on Sunday from the United States, the message was clear. Murdoch, sporting a white panama-style hat, sat in the front passenger seat of a red Range Rover intently reading a copy of the final edition of the best-selling newspaper he had closed only hours earlier to try to contain the spreading crisis. “The World’s greatest newspaper 1843-2011,” said the front page, held up for all to see. “Thank you and goodbye.” Newspaper staff had departed, amid scenes of cheering and emotion at the … Continue reading The News of The World Last Edition