Murdoch: 'Favourable treatment' a 'complete myth'

It is a "complete myth," Rupert Murdoch said, "that I use the influence of The Sun or the supposed political power to get favourable treatment."

Such allegations, he says, "just aren't true."

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Murdoch: phone hack 'cover up'

Rupert Murdoch has blamed a cover up at the News of the World for his failure to act earlier. According to Mr Murdoch, a lawyer at the paper concealed the extent of phone hacking.