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Cameron Calls Emergency Session of Parliament

LONDON — Britain‘s top police official resigned on Sunday, the latest casualty of the phone-hacking scandal engulfing British public life, just hours after Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of Rupert Murdoch’s News International, was arrested on suspicion of illegally intercepting phone calls and bribing the police. Such is the severity of the crisis swirling around the Murdoch empire, British politicians, police officers and journalists that Prime Minister David Cameron bowed to pressure from the Labour opposition on Monday to call an emergency session of Parliament on Wednesday, a day after Mr. Murdoch, his son James and Ms. Brooks are set to testify to a…