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Britain / Tabloid Hacking Scandal #1002733

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 15, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch’s media empire introduced.

(London: Stephanie Gosk) The unfolding drama following the hacking scandal updated; details given about the resignations of Les Hinton†, the former head of News International, and Rebekah Brooks†, who currently heads it, and the meeting between Murdoch and the family of murdered teen Milly Dowler††, whose phone was hacked by “News of the World” reporters; letter from Brooks quoted. [MURDOCH - says he was appalled to find out what happened.] The FBI’s investigation into News International noted.

(Studio: Brian Williams, David Faber) The business impact of this scandal discussed.

Williams, Brian;
Gosk, Stephanie;
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