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# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Confirmed: Rebekah Brooks is back in charge of The Sunday Times and The Sun
# Thanks Rupert
# Thanks Rupert

Confirmed: Rebekah Brooks is back in charge of The Sunday Times and The Sun

Sep 2nd 2015, 4:05 PM 18,101 Views 30 Comments

She left the organisation in 2011 and received a €22 million payoff.

# rebekah-brooks - Monday 2 March, 2015

Rebekah Brooks 'to head up Storyful in News Corp return'
# Rehired
# Rehired

Rebekah Brooks 'to head up Storyful in News Corp return'

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:35 AM 15,258 Views 35 Comments

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was acquitted on hacking charges last year.

# rebekah-brooks - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Rebekah Brooks says she has been 'vindicated'
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Rebekah Brooks says she has been 'vindicated'

Jun 26th 2014, 7:46 PM 8,833 Views 32 Comments

In her first comments since Tuesday’s verdict, the one-time head of Murdoch’s British newspaper arm said her thoughts were with colleagues still facing legal action.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges

Jun 25th 2014, 3:46 PM 3,913 Views 1 Comment

Assistant Commissioner Cressida Dick, who oversaw the investigation, said it was not “an attack on press freedom”.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Andy Coulson found guilty but Rebekah Brooks cleared at phone hacking trial
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Andy Coulson found guilty but Rebekah Brooks cleared at phone hacking trial

Jun 24th 2014, 12:03 PM 9,037 Views 40 Comments

The trial at the Old Bailey in London had lasted 8 months.

# rebekah-brooks - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Brooks cleared on charge of paying for photo of Prince William in a bikini
# No Strings
# No Strings

Brooks cleared on charge of paying for photo of Prince William in a bikini

Feb 20th 2014, 2:48 PM 13,983 Views 1 Comment

The photo was taken at a 007-themed party that the prince was attending with Kate Middleton in 2006.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told
# Hacking Trial
# Hacking Trial

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told

Feb 19th 2014, 4:15 PM 8,294 Views 20 Comments

The former British Prime Minister gave Rebekah Brooks advice on how to handle the phone hacking scandal in 2011, the ex-CEO of News International CEO has said.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

I hacked Daniel Craig's phone, says journalist
# News Of The World
# News Of The World

I hacked Daniel Craig's phone, says journalist

Jan 28th 2014, 4:42 PM 9,446 Views 7 Comments

A former News of the World journalist said he used phone hacking to find out about an affair between Daniel Craig and Sienna Miller.

# rebekah-brooks - Friday 1 November, 2013

Former NOTW editor Andy Coulsen told journalist 'do his phone', court hears
# Phone Hacking Trial
# Phone Hacking Trial

Former NOTW editor Andy Coulsen told journalist 'do his phone', court hears

Nov 1st 2013, 5:37 PM 5,849 Views 0 Comments

Coulson, who later became Prime Minister David Cameron’s media chief, denies conspiring to illegally access celebrities’ voicemail messages in a scandal that forced tycoon Rupert Murdoch to shut the paper in 2011.

# rebekah-brooks - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Court hears Brooks and Coulson had six-year affair
# News Of The World
# News Of The World

Court hears Brooks and Coulson had six-year affair

Oct 31st 2013, 9:38 PM 11,803 Views 0 Comments

Brooks’ affair with Coulson was revealed in a love letter dated February 2004 that was found on her computer, the court heard today.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Three former News of the World journalists plead guilty to phone hacking
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Three former News of the World journalists plead guilty to phone hacking

Oct 30th 2013, 4:32 PM 10,811 Views 0 Comments

The court also heard today that top executives knew that staff were routinely hacking celebrities’ phones.

# rebekah-brooks - Monday 28 October, 2013

Former News Of The World editors go on trial for phone hacking
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Former News Of The World editors go on trial for phone hacking

Oct 28th 2013, 12:16 PM 6,325 Views 20 Comments

With phone hacking trials beginning in England today, we look at who is on trial, and why.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials
# Charged
# Charged

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials

Nov 20th 2012, 11:17 AM 3,659 Views 4 Comments

Andy Coulsen and Rebekah Brooks, two former senior figures at News International, have been charged over alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

# rebekah-brooks - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge
# Leveson
# Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

Nov 4th 2012, 10:18 AM 11,746 Views 18 Comments

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'
# Rebekah Brooks
# Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'

Oct 16th 2012, 11:40 AM 6,623 Views 18 Comments

Latest reports say that Brooks received the pay-off after she resigned from News International last year.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges
# Hacking
# Hacking

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges

Jul 24th 2012, 11:43 AM 1,551 Views 5 Comments

The Crown Prosecution Service has accused several people of conspiring to intercept the voicemail messages of ‘well-known people’.

# rebekah-brooks - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Murdoch resigns from boards of UK newspapers
# Murdoch
# Murdoch

Murdoch resigns from boards of UK newspapers

Jul 22nd 2012, 12:25 PM 1,810 Views 6 Comments

News International sought to play down the development, saying it was “a corporate house-cleaning exercise” prior a planned company split.

# rebekah-brooks - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'
# Leveson
# Leveson

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'

Jun 14th 2012, 5:25 PM 2,731 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry into media ethics in the UK heard evidence from the British Prime Minister today as the close relationship between David Cameron and senior News International figures came under scrutiny.

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today
# Hacking
# Hacking

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today

Jun 14th 2012, 7:57 AM 839 Views 1 Comment

The British prime minister will face questions about his relationship with Rupert Murdoch.

# rebekah-brooks - Monday 21 May, 2012

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary

May 21st 2012, 2:13 PM 1,622 Views 5 Comments

The British parliament’s commissioner for standards has opened an inquiry into allegations Jeremy Hunt failed to register donations from media companies.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

May 15th 2012, 7:54 PM 3,374 Views 0 Comments

Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

May 15th 2012, 4:48 PM 3,745 Views 5 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry

May 15th 2012, 10:02 AM 2,004 Views 13 Comments

Rebekah and Charlie Brooks have been charged with perverting the course of justice for hindering investigations.

# rebekah-brooks - Saturday 12 May, 2012

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week
# Leveson
# Leveson

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week

May 12th 2012, 4:28 PM 3,827 Views 8 Comments

From Rupert Murdoch’s TV favourites to David Cameron’s text message lessons…

# rebekah-brooks - Friday 11 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

May 11th 2012, 7:51 PM 3,460 Views 4 Comments

Our essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

May 11th 2012, 4:48 PM 3,034 Views 3 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

LOL! ROFL! Rebekah Brooks teaches Cameron textspeak
# Dctxtspeak
From The Daily Edge
# Dctxtspeak

LOL! ROFL! Rebekah Brooks teaches Cameron textspeak

May 11th 2012, 1:47 PM 4,153 Views 9 Comments

The former tabloid editor taught the prime minister the true meaning behind ‘LOL’, but what else has he been getting wrong?

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister
# Leveson
# Leveson

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister

Apr 25th 2012, 7:45 AM 1,421 Views 1 Comment

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to resign following testimony from James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry yesterday. Rupert Murdoch appears before the media inquiry today.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Mar 13th 2012, 4:38 PM 3,544 Views 6 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe

Mar 13th 2012, 11:02 AM 2,989 Views 7 Comments

The Metropolitan Police have said that five men and one woman have been arrested in connection with phone hacking this morning.

# rebekah-brooks - Friday 2 March, 2012

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse

Mar 2nd 2012, 3:23 PM 2,873 Views 20 Comments

The revelation comes after days of speculation about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive and her former police horse.

# rebekah-brooks - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks?
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks?

Mar 1st 2012, 4:12 PM 2,855 Views 15 Comments

A report indicates that it might well have happened, raising new questions about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive who resigned over phone hacking.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun
# Hacked
# Hacked

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun

Feb 29th 2012, 9:49 PM 3,337 Views 18 Comments

The Leveson inquiry today heard evidence from one police investigator who said the former News International chief executive was targeted on a weekly basis.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks

Feb 28th 2012, 1:40 PM 2,276 Views 9 Comments

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was lent the retired horse for two years by the Metropolitan Police.

# rebekah-brooks - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 26th 2012, 11:00 AM 41 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

2011: The year of resignations
# Bye Bye
# Bye Bye

2011: The year of resignations

Dec 27th 2011, 10:00 AM 1,812 Views 1 Comment

Undone by sex scandals, economic failures, uprisings and other controversies, an astonishing number of high-profile figures resigned from their various posts in the past 12 months.

# rebekah-brooks - Monday 14 November, 2011

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer
# Hacking
# Hacking

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer

Nov 14th 2011, 9:28 PM 315 Views 0 Comments

Today was the opening day of the Leveson inquiry into press standards. It was told that evidence showed at least 28 News International staff were named in notes belonging to private investigator Glenn Mulcaire.

# rebekah-brooks - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International
# Hacking
# Hacking

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International

Sep 20th 2011, 9:30 AM 222 Views 0 Comments

The sum is one of the largest settlements ever considered by a news organisation – and reflects how the News of the World interfered with a police investigation and gave the Dowler family false hope that the schoolgirl was still alive.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year
# News International
# News International

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year

Sep 7th 2011, 12:12 PM 259 Views 2 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s UK newspaper publisher will drop the workers between now and July – but won’t say if Irish staff are to go.

# rebekah-brooks - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations
# Hacking
# Hacking

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations

Aug 10th 2011, 3:22 PM 91 Views 0 Comments

London police have arrested a 61-year-old man in connection with the ongoing investigation into the alleged hacking of phone messages.

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