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  • ** FILE ** Andy Coulson, former News of the World editor and aide to British Prime Minister David Cameron, arrives at the Central Criminal Court in London where he will appear to face charges related to phone hacking, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

    Ex-U.K. tabloid editor Andy Coulson convicted of phone hacking

    Two powerful British political insiders met starkly different fates Tuesday as former News of the World editor Andy Coulson was convicted of phone hacking but fellow editor Rebekah Brooks was acquitted, after a monthslong trial centering on illegal activity at the heart of Rupert Murdoch's newspaper empire.


  • ** FILE ** In this Friday, March 8, 2013, file photo, Clive Goodman, a former royal editor and reporter for the News of the World, arrives for a hearing at the Old Bailey court in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file)

    Ex-tabloid royal editor: I hacked Kate Middleton's phone 155 times

    The former royal editor of the News of the World says he hacked Kate Middleton's phone 155 times, most recently on the day before he was arrested in 2006.


  • Reporter: Editor Coulson set up hacking payments

    A former News of the World reporter who was convicted of phone hacking told a British court Wednesday that the tabloid's editor, Andy Coulson, authorized payments for the illegal eavesdropping.


  • Royal editor: Diana gave me leaked phone info

    A journalist on trial in Britain's phone hacking scandal testified Thursday that Princess Diana provided him with information on the royals, including a phone directory, as part of her feud with her estranged husband, Prince Charles.


  • Letter: Hacking 'widely discussed' at UK tabloid

    Convicted phone hacker Clive Goodman warned more than four years ago that illegal eavesdropping was widely used at the News of the World and its senior journalists had approved the practice, according to a letter published by British lawmakers Tuesday.


  • Guardian: Hacking 'widely discussed' at UK tabloid

    A letter from former News of the World reporter Clive Goodman obtained by the Guardian says that phone hacking was widely discussed and expressly endorsed by senior journalists at the now-defunct tabloid.


  • ** FILE ** James Murdoch (left) and his father, Rupert Murdoch, testify on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, before the British Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Committee about the now-shuttered News of the World phone-hacking scandal. (Associated Press)

    Documents cast new doubt on Murdochs' denials

    Lawyers and former executives have cast fresh doubt on the denials made by media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and his son James over Britain's phone-hacking scandal, raising the prospect that James Murdoch could be recalled for a new grilling by U.K. legislators.


  • Documents cast new doubt on James Murdoch's denial

    Lawyers and former executives have cast fresh doubt on the denials made by Rupert and James Murdoch over Britain's phone hacking scandal, raising the prospect that the media tycoon's son could be recalled for a new grilling by U.K. legislators.


  • ** FILE ** British Prime Minister David Cameron gestures during a press conference at 10 Downing St. in London on Friday, July 8, 2011. (AP Photo/ Peter Macdiarmid, Pool)

    Ex-Cameron aide arrested in News of the World hacking scandal

    London police on Friday arrested Andy Coulson, the former News of the World editor who also served as the prime minister's former communications chief, in relation to Britain's tabloid phone-hacking scandal.


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