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    No. 1 Alabama (1-0) vs. Western Kentucky (1-0), 3:30 p.m. (SEC Network)


  • The Rev. Sun Myung Moon with his wife, Hak Ja Han Moon, whom he married in 1960 when she was 17, pose with son Hyo Jin and daughter Ye Jin in mid-1960s. (HSA-UWC photographs)

    Highlights in life of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon

    Jan. 6, 1920: Born as Yong Myung, one of 13 children, to Kyung-yoo Moon and Kyung-gye Kim in Sangsa Ri village in Pyongan province, now part of North Korea. His family had been wealthy, educated farmers, but had fallen on hard times. Japan had annexed the country in 1910, and Moon elders participated in independence efforts.


  • Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks gives evidence May 11, 2012, to Britain's media ethics inquiry in central London in this image from television. Brooks is a central figure in the scandal over tabloid phone hacking that has shaken both Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Britain's establishment. (Associated Press)

    Ex-tabloid chief spills on links to U.K.'s Cameron

    Former hotshot editor Rebekah Brooks drew Prime Minister David Cameron closer into Britain's tabloid phone hacking scandal Friday, saying he had offered her some support after the uproar over illegal journalistic practices forced her to quit.


  • ** FILE ** Actor Hugh Grant prepares on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, in London to give evidence before an inquiry panel headed by Lord Justice Brian Leveson that is probing the British phone-hacking scandal. (Associated Press)

    U.K. official: Press must face tougher penalties

    Britain's government minister responsible for the media said Sunday the country's press must face tougher penalties for breaches of standards in the wake of the tabloid phone-hacking scandal.


  • Dempsey's bike run nets $1M for cancer center

    Patrick Dempsey's bicycle run in western Maine to raise money for his cancer center has netted about $1 million.


  • Hackers target Murdoch-owned papers

    Internet hackers claim to have tampered with the websites of Rupert Murdoch's Sun and Times newspapers.


  • ** FILE ** In this Tuesday, April 5, 2011, file photo, former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown answers question during an interview with the Associated Press in Geneva, Switzerland. British media say that former Prime Minister Gordon Brown had his personal information targeted by elements of Rupert Murdoch's media empire. (AP Photo/Salvatore Di Nolfi, File)

    Ex-P.M. Brown alleges Murdoch paper used criminals

    Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown on Tuesday accused Rupert Murdoch's newspapers of employing criminals to obtain confidential information about his family, his private financial affairs and the lives of ordinary people who were at "rock bottom."


  • Spreading phone hacking scandal touches UK nerves

    Britain's phone hacking scandal intensified Wednesday as the scope of tabloid intrusion into private voice mails became clearer: Murder victims. Terror victims. Film stars. Sports figures. Politicians. The royal family's entourage.


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