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# notw - Monday 18 July, 2011

Met employed former Irish NotW editor

London police employed Alex Marunchak as an interpretator for the service between 1980 and 2000 – while he was still working for the News of the World.

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock

# notw - Sunday 17 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning: Rehn backs us on the bailout, early details of the next Budget, and the high-octane thrills of snail racing…

Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’

Sebastian Hamilton, the editor of the Irish Mail on Sunday, is one of two MoS figures who may have been targeted.

# notw - Saturday 16 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping Hacking

News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping

The end of the World at Wapping…

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

A full-page advert in all of today’s British papers says sorry for the “serious wrongdoing that occurred” at NotW.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning, including a row between Church and State, the wrong type of Roscommon U-turn, and a bad day for Lady Gaga…

# notw - Friday 15 July, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

As Rebekah Brooks bows to pressure to resign, take a look back at events leading up to the scandal…

Meet the new CEO of News International... Tom Mockridge

Who is Tom Mockridge? 9 things you probably don’t know about the Sky Italia boss who stepped into Rebekah Brooks’s shoes today.

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International

Former News of the World editor says she is sorry and feels “a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt”.

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"

His comments came as an FBI investigation into alleged attempts to hack the phones of 9/11 victims was confirmed.

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The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

# notw - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament

Meanwhile, in the United States, the FBI have opened an investigation into allegations the Murdoch media empire sought to hack into the phones of 11 September victims.

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking

But what will Rupert and James Murdoch do?

Hacking: Another arrest with calls for US probe and Murdoch to face questions

The phone hacking scandal that has engulfed Rupert Murdoch’s media empire has spread to the US.

# notw - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

News Corp withdraws bid for BSkyB

It follows the controversy surrounding the allegations that newspapers owned by its proprietor Ruper Murdoch were involved in phone-hacking.

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking

Highly-regarded senator Jay Rockefeller says the fallout from the News of the World raises ‘serious questions’.

# notw - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid

Britain’s Conservative Party has indicated that it will support the opposition in calling for News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch to withdraw his bid “in the public interest”.

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police will be grilled on why he chose not to reopen inquiries in 2009.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

In today’s 9 at 9: Rioting in Belfast, a crackdown for legal highs on the way, Anonymous reveals its latest attack, and good news for Ireland’s interest rate?

# notw - Monday 11 July, 2011

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal

A group of News Corporation shareholders are suing the media conglomerate over what they claim are large-scale governance failures surrounding the British phone-hacking case.

Hacker group Anonymous warns UK police and judges to 'brace' themselves

A senior figure within Anonymous is thought to have given a warning that ‘tomorrow is the beginning’.

Take Five: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'

Emails discovered in 2007 and handed over to investigators last month claim corruption among police guarding the Royals.

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz

The former News of the World editor is likely to be questioned by officers investigating the phone-hacking scandal.

# notw - Sunday 10 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In today’s Fix: broken election promises, long-lost paintings, the last day of Oxegen and a final hidden message from staff at the News of the World…

UK Labour leader calls to delay BSkyB takeover

The Liberal Democrats – currently in coalition with the Conservatives – have hinted at supporting the opposition in calls to postpone the proposed takeover.

News of the World bids readers goodbye

The newspaper has printed its final edition after 168 years in circulation amid a phone-hacking scandal that has caused widespread outrage.

# notw - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs

Did Downing Street know about Andy Coulson’s investigators and their problems with the law? The Guardian says: Yes.

Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution

All of this while police investigate claims that a senior executive deleted ‘millions’ of incriminating emails…

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning – including the latest on the NOTW scandal, and radical reform for College Green and the Junior Cert…

# notw - Friday 8 July, 2011

Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking

Earlier today, David Cameron defended hiring former advisor Andy Coulson, saying he deserved a ‘second chance’.

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The Daily Fix: Friday

In today’s Fix: leaked NOTW audio; the end of an era for NASA’s shuttles; and no more casual Fridays at the Dáil…

Listen: Staff accuse Rebekah Brooks of arrogance during NOTW closure meeting

Rebekah Brooks also warned staff of more News of the World revelations.

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

UK police search second tabloid in phone hacking investigation

Meanwhile, former NOTW editor Rebekah Brooks meets with the newspaper’s staff to discuss its impending closure.

BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp

Shares in the commercial broadcaster suffer as the UK government says it will take its time on a News Corp takeover.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…..