News of the World

Just when News Corp is back in investors' good books with the share price soaring ahead of the forthcoming split, the News of the World phone-hacking scandal has emerged from the darkness to remind us all of the essential grubbiness of Murdoch's London newspapers. UK police have found another phone-hacking trail linked to the defunct Sunday paper. That now makes four separate investigations into activities at Murdoch's London papers, including the defunct NotW and The Sun.