“Sacro GRA,” a documentary filmed by Gianfranco Rosi on Rome’s lengthy ring road, won the Venice Film Festival’s Golden Lion award last night, defeating Stephen Frears’s “Philomena” starring Judi Dench.
Two celebrities who claim their mobile-phone voice mail messages were hacked by an investigator for News Corp. ’s News of the World may have “jumped on the bandwagon,” a lawyer for the U.K. Sunday newspaper told a London court.
Two British celebrities who say their mobile-phone voicemail messages were intercepted by an investigator for News Corp. ’s News of the World newspaper asked a London judge to order the disclosure of more information.
I’ll never be able to watch Michael Caine again without thinking of “ The Trip ,” a mockumentary in which British comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon do sidesplitting imitations of various movie legends.
UBS AG, Switzerland’s biggest bank, sought immunity from prosecution by Canadian regulators probing a potential conspiracy to rig the price of derivatives globally, three people with knowledge of the inquiry said.
News Corp.’s British newspaper unit settled at least 15 more lawsuits by victims of illegal voice- mail interceptions at its News of the World tabloid and delayed the first civil trial in the scandal by two weeks.