UK Reopens News Of The World Phone Hacking Inquiry

LONDON — Prosecutors said Friday that a politically sensitive investigation into phone hacking charges against one of Britain’s best-selling tabloid newspapers would be reopened.Chief prosecutor Keir Starmer said that a “comprehensive …

LONDON — Prosecutors said Friday that a politically sensitive investigation into phone hacking charges against one of Britain’s best-selling tabloid newspapers would be reopened.

Chief prosecutor Keir Starmer said that a “comprehensive assessment” of all evidence would be held to see whether new charges should be brought in the case involving The News of The World, owned by Rupert Murdoch’s media company.

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