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Phone-Hacking Allegations Rattle News Corp. Tabloid

By PAUL SONNE and CASSELL BRYAN-LOW LONDON—News Corp.’s tabloid reporting scandal swelled anew Tuesday, as allegations about the possible hacking of a dead teenager’s phone unleashed public outrage and placed the company’s top U.K. newspaper executive in the hot seat. View Full Image Press Association/Associated Press News International’s Rebekah Brooks previously ran News of the World. News Corp. has been under pressure for several years amid investigations into the use of a private detective by its News of the World tabloid to break into the mobile-phone voice mail of celebrities and political leaders. Public rebuke of the company reached a new level this week with the allegation…