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Royal Protection Officers Ate The Queens Nuts, And She’s Furious

The Queen was “furious” after royal protection officers helped themselves to Bombay mix and nuts left out for her around Buckingham Palace, a court heard today. Palace officials sent a memo to royal protection officers warning them to “keep their sticky fingers out”, after Her Majesty noticed the snacks were […]
Royal Protection Officers Ate The Queens Nuts, And She’s Furious
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UK Parliament Report Finds Rupert Murdoch Unfit To Lead News Corp

[credit provider=”Flickr/david_shankbone” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/shankbone/5663059043/”] LONDON (AP) — News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch must take responsibility for serious failings that caused Britain’s tabloid phone hacking scandal, lawmakers said Tuesday in a scathing report — as a narrow majority also insisted the tycoon was unfit to lead his global media empire.In a report […]
UK Parliament Report Finds Rupert Murdoch Unfit To Lead News Corp
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Here’s How The Murdochs Are Getting The Last Laugh

For those in the US, we have to wonder sometimes if the Leveson Inquiry — the government investigation opened last year into the conduct of press following the discovery of widespread phone hacking by Rupert Murdoch’s now defunct News of the World — is really worth paying attention to. It […]
Here’s How The Murdochs Are Getting The Last Laugh
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Here’s Why James Murdoch Had To Quit

[credit provider=”AdrianDennis/AFP/Getty Images/NYMag.com”] James Murdoch is finally out at News International, News Corp’s wing for its British newspapers.Given the hubbub about the news this morning, you might think that the announcement was a surprise, but in reality it has always seemed inevitable.
Here’s Why James Murdoch Had To Quit