Former aide to UK PM arrested in phone hacking case

LONDON, (Reuters) – Andy Coulson, the British prime  minister’s former communications chief, has been arrested by  detectives investigating allegations of phone hacking at the  News of the World newspaper, police said today.
Coulson, who edited the News of the World from 2003 to 2007,  has been arrested on suspicion of conspiring to intercept  communications and suspicion of corruption at a police station  in south London.

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