Take That! Murdoch Expands Sun Tabloid Despite Scandal, Pressure From Left

Reuters: Rupert Murdoch’s Sun newspaper prides itself on an aggressive reporting style that has delivered decades of sensational scoops and made it Britain’s best-selling newspaper.

But now the hunter has become the hunted. The cheeky “red top” tabloid has been dragged into a damage limitation exercise launched by its owner, News International, after evidence of widespread phone-hacking led Murdoch to shut down the Sun’s sister Sunday paper, the News of the World, last July.