Britain: Labour MP Tom Watson is to refer allegations that James Murdoch misled a parliamentary committee during evidence this week to Scotland Yard, he announced today: here.
Former attorney general Lord Goldsmith was forced to deny claims on Thursday that he overlooked widespread allegations of phone hacking in 2006 in favour of a “much narrower” investigation: here.
USA: Justice Department Prepares Subpoenas In News Corp. Inquiry: here.
Australia’s competition watchdog expressed concern today over a bid by Rupert Murdoch’s cable television operation to buy out a rival, saying it would create “a near monopoly” of pay TV service in the country: here.
News Corp‘s ‘Times of London’ Tries To Divert Attention From Rupert Murdoch’s Scandal With Questionable Cartoon About Starving Africans: here.