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Murdoch apologises for NOTW phone hacking

UPDATE: Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has apologised for his failure to clamp down on hacking during the Leveson inquiry into press standards.

26th April, 2012
Murdoch: has apologised for phone hacking failure.

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has told the Leveson inquiry into press standards that he had failed to control the spread of phone hacking at the News of the World and was sorry for that.

"I am guilty of not having paid attention to the News of the World, probably through all the time we owned it. It was an omission by me and all I can do is apologise to a lot of people including...

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