The former editor of the News of the World tabloid stepped down Friday as CEO of Rupert Murdoch's British media company, amid a scandal over hacked cellphones that has prompted investigations on both sides of the Atlantic.Rebekah Brooks was editor of the News between 2000 and 2003
"Thank You and Goodbye" was the headline of Britain's biggest selling newspaper Sunday, The News of the World. After 168 years, amid an escalating scandal of phone hacking, the paper published its last issue.With the last edition of the tabloid in hand, Rupert Murdoch descended on the U.K.
Rupert Murdoch's media company News Corp. seemed to catch everyone off guard when the company took an unexpected step Thursday. Murdoch's son James announced that Sunday would mark the last edition of the scandal-tarred but top-selling U.K.
Zynga, the online game maker behind FarmVille and other popular Facebook pastimes, is going public, the latest in a crop of high-valued Internet IPOs expected after LinkedIn Corp. showed that the online networking craze is a hot commodity on Wall Street.Zynga Inc.
It's pretty easy to see the winning formula for Fox News and MSNBC. They spend their evening hours stoking outrage from the political right and left, respectively.But it's not as clear what the missing secret sauce should be for CNN.