Culture

UK police to make arrests over BBC’s “tsunami of filth”

Published 26/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - British police investigating alleged sexual abuse by one of the BBC's most celebrated TV stars said on Thursday some 300 victims had [more…]

Fewer Americans view third Obama-Romney TV debate

Fewer Americans view third Obama-Romney TV debate

Published 24/10/2012

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The number of American TV viewers who watched the last debate between U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney [more…]

BBC chief denies cover-up over sexual abuse

Published 23/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of the BBC denied on Tuesday helping to cover up sexual abuse by one of its former stars but accepted [more…]

BBC chief says sex abuse claims “very grave”

Published 23/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - The director general of the BBC said on Tuesday allegations of sexual abuse carried out by one of the publicly funded broadcaster's [more…]

BBC chief to face lawmakers over sex abuse scandal

Published 22/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of the BBC goes before lawmakers on Tuesday with the publicly funded British broadcaster facing one of the biggest crises [more…]

After 79 years in print, Newsweek goes digital only

After 79 years in print, Newsweek goes digital only

Published 18/10/2012

(Reuters) - Newsweek, one of the most internationally recognized magazine brands in the world, will cease publishing a print edition after nearly 80 years. The [more…]

BBC says broadcasts disrupted in Middle East

BBC says broadcasts disrupted in Middle East

Published 18/10/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - The BBC said on Thursday that broadcasts had been disrupted in the Middle East and Europe, just weeks after its satellite transmission [more…]

BBC scandal creates waves for incoming New York Times CEO

Published 17/10/2012

(Reuters) - The erupting scandal at Britain's public broadcaster, the BBC, over allegations of sexual abuse involving late TV host Jimmy Savile is leading to [more…]

Insight: The Lex Factor roils Dow Jones

Published 09/10/2012

(Advisory: this article contains profanity in the fourth, 27th and 41st paragraphs.) By Jennifer Saba NEW YORK (Reuters) - He's tearing down walls. He's tossing [more…]

Tribune eyes former Discovery executive Liguori as CEO

Published 21/09/2012

(Reuters) - Peter Liguori, a former top executive at News Corp's Fox and Discovery Communications Inc, has emerged as the leading candidate for Chief Executive [more…]