Britain should set up an independent media regulator in response to wrongdoing including News Corp.’s phone-hacking scandal, a judge said after a press-ethics probe, assuaging publishers’ concerns over mandatory oversight.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron said yesterday he wants a system of media regulation that has support from the opposition Labour Party. He may not even get the support of his coalition partners or his own lawmakers.
Prime Minister David Cameron is keeping an open mind on the recommendations of a media-ethics inquiry due this week, his office said after The Mail on Sunday newspaper reported he will reject state regulation of the media.
The proof strip that produced the most valuable baseball card, featuring Honus Wagner , and cards of two other Hall of Fame players is up for sale in an auction attached to Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game.
Prudential Financial Inc., the second-largest U.S. life insurer, promoted Mehdi Mahmud to chief executive officer of Jennison Associates LLC, the investment unit with about $126.7 billion in assets under management.