U.K. Makes New Phone-Hack Arrest

    Unsold copies of the last issue of the News of the World, published by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., sit on the floor at a supermarket in Slough, U.K., on Sunday, July 10, 2011. The U.K. tabloid newspaper that has run stories about celebrities, sex scandals and murders since the Victorian era, published its final edition after News Corp. decided to shut it amid phone-hacking claims. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty Images

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    Police in Britain have arrested a new man in their News International phone-hacking probe—their 16th arrest since the investigation began. The 35-year-old man, who has not been identified, was detained at his home in London on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications. Unlike previous cases, he was arrested without any prior appointment with police. He was then taken to a North London police station.

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