Hugh Grant Gets a ‘Substantial’ Amount of Cash Money in Phone-Hacking Settlement

After apparently being victimized in the News of the World phone-hacking scandal, rom-com thespian Hugh Grant has, according to the Associated Press, received a "substantial" settlement from the now-defunct muckraking organization. Grant's lawyer Mark Thompson briefly told the media that the actor's claim arose from… » 12/22/12 5:00pm 12/22/12 5:00pm

Elle MacPherson Wrongly Accused Her Manager Of Leaking To Tabloids

Yet another victim of the New of the World phone-hacking scandal has emerged: Elle MacPherson's former business advisor and friend, Mary-Ellen Field. Field testified before the official inquiry into the scandal that she was fired by the supermodel, who wrongly believed Field was leaking personal information about her… » 11/23/11 3:20pm 11/23/11 3:20pm

Tabloid Paper Reaches New Low, Hacks Murdered Girl's Phone

When Milly Dowler, 13, went missing in 2002, investigators were misled and her desperate family was temporarily cheered. That's because they believed the fact that voicemail messages were being deleted from her phone meant she was still alive. In fact, the Rupert Murdoch-owned News Of The World was deleting the… » 7/05/11 12:40pm 7/05/11 12:40pm