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  • James Murdoch blames subordinates in phone hacking scandal

     
    British phone hacking scandal: Accused of enforcing a Mafia-style code of silence, News International chief James Murdoch maintained Thursday that he was not aware of the widespread use of phone hacking at the company's now-closed News of the World...
  • British critics applaud Meryl Streep's 'Iron Lady'

     
    British alarm at the idea of an American actor playing Margaret Thatcher, the country's first female prime minister, has been largely laid to rest. Early reviews praised Meryl Streep’s performance as Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady."...
  • Editor’s Letter—January 2012

     
    A bounty of good tidings, in the form of pages full of art, culture, food and philanthropy...
  • British scandal: Did Downing Street meals have donations on the side?

     
    British Prime Minister David Cameron has been embarrassed by an undercover video of a Conservative Party official offering access to him and other government leaders in exchange for big donations. Cameron released details Monday of meals he has hosted for...
  • Britons line up at gas stations

     
    A threatened strike by fuel-tanker drivers has British motorists lining up at gas stations, even though no strike has been called and there is no shortage. The British government is blamed for making the situation worse....
  • London's colorful mayor wins a second term

     
    Boris Johnson, the floppy-haired, often hilarious mayor of London, wins a second term. Johnson, a Conservative, beats Labor Party candidate Ken Livingstone, the man who was mayor of the British capital before him....
  • News Corp. admits errors as panel calls Rupert Murdoch unfit leader

     
    Rupert Murdoch is called not a fit leader for a major international company. News Corp. responds briefly with an apology and an admission of 'significant' wrongdoing....
  • Former British prime minister contradicts Murdoch's statement

     
    Gordon Brown denied Murdoch's allegations of "war" threats; Ex- premier lambasts Murdoch's Sun...
  • Jay Electronica involved in breakup of U.K. banking-dynasty marriage

     
    Banking family heirs Ben Goldsmith and Kate Rothschild are divorcing after it was discovered the Rothschild was having an affair with American rapper Jay Electronica. Rothschild described her relationship: "'As for Jay Electronica... he saved my life in...
  • British leader Cameron testifies on press ethics, denies deal with Murdoch

     
    British Prime Minister David Cameron testifies Thursday at a judge-led inquiry into press ethics that was launched as a result of Britain's phone-hacking scandal. Cameron denied that there was any qui pro quo between his Conservative Party and media baron...
  • Britain's Liberal Democrats give up on reforming House of Lords

     
    Nick Clegg, Britain’s deputy prime minister, conceded defeat Monday in the campaign to overhaul the House of Lords by turning the venerable but undemocratic institution into a partially elected one. He acknowledged that his Liberal Democrats...